NSA Snooping Shows Tensions Between Security And Privacy

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Obama's Message: Health Care Law Will Prove Itself In Time

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Obama Invokes Romneycare Success, Rollout Trouble In Boston Speech

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Obama Responds To European And Congressional Fury Over Spying

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Will Spying Tank U.S.-Europe Relationship?

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A view of the German Bundestag, or federal Parliament, in Berlin. Michael Sohn/AP hide caption

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Would The U.S. Be Better Off With A Parliament?

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Mood Changes: Parties Are Talking About Budget Deadlock

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Obama, Boehner Stake Out Positions On Shutdown

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Obama: End Shutdown, Raise Debt Ceiling, Then We'll Talk

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President Obama arrives to speak about the government shutdown at the Federal Emergency Management Agency's National Response Coordination Center on Monday. Shawn Thew-Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Raids Project Presidential Power Amid Shutdown's Gridlock

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It's Hard To Project Power Abroad With A Shutdown At Home

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President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner take part in a ceremony to unveil a statue honoring the late civil rights activist Rosa Parks in the Capitol in February. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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For Obama And Boehner, No Sign Of Thaw In Frosty Relationship

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid celebrate the open enrollment of the Affordable Care Act on Tuesday. During the government shutdown, the Democrats have been more unified than they have been in a long time. Michael Reynolds/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Obama's Shift In Rhetoric Helping Democrats Stick Together

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President Obama speaks about the Affordable Care Act on Thursday in Largo, Md. In the latest fiscal fight with Republicans, the president is lacking a partner to make a deal with — or even to vilify. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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In Washington's Fiscal Tango, Obama's Lacking A Dance Partner

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