President Obama, with Education Secretary Arne Duncan at his side, calls on Congress on June 21, 2012, to stop interest rates on student loans from doubling. He is going to make that appeal again Friday. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Obama Presses Congress On Student Loan Rates

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Obama's OPM Nominee Did Latino Outreach For Campaign

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White House Economic Adviser To Leave

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Powerful Tornado Struck Moore, Okla., 1 Week Ago

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Obama: Sexual Assault Has No Place In The Military

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Unclear Laws May Have Contributed to Tax-Exempt Controversy

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Why Congress Has Reasons Not To Be Bipartsan

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Emails Track How Erroneous Benghazi Talking Points Emerged

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White House Addresses Benghazi Emails, IRS Audits

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'Ineffective Management' Blamed For IRS Tax-Exempt Scandal

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President Asks Moms For Help Promoting Obamacare

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Voters leave the Old Blanco Courthouse in Blanco, Texas, after casting their ballots in November 2012. Democrats hope demographics and a new organizational push give them a brighter future in Texas. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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Democrats Hope For A Bright Future In The Lone Star State

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Two Nominations Round Out Obama's Second-Term Cabinet

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The Treasury Department announced this week it will pay down some of its debt for the first time in six years. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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The Federal Deficit Is Actually Shrinking

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