As Shutdown Looms, Is Any Solution In Sight?

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Government Shut Down: A Threat To Social Security?

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House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, shown at a Thursday news conference, has done little to tamp down speculation about a government shutdown. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Threat Of Shutdown Looms Large Over Budget Debate

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In Win For Obama, House Kills Jet Fighter Engine

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House GOP Gives Budget Director Lew A Tough Time

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GOP Claims Obama's Budget Is DOA: Debt On Arrival

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House Republicans Take Aim At Regulations

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From FDR To IOU: Social Security Hits Tipping Point

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Budget Wars: A Standoff Escalates In Congress

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Congress Likely To Keep Aid Flowing To Egypt

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Debt Projection Leaves Congress With Tough Choices

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CBO Projects Record Federal Deficit

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Democrats Stopped The Clock. Will They Alter Rules?

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Does Health Law Repeal Have A Chance In Senate?

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Shooting suspect Jared Loughner allegedly customized a Glock semiautomatic pistol like the one above to hold an extended ammunition magazine that would have been illegal six years ago. Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Shooting Prompts New Debate On Gun Magazine Ban

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