Janet Yellen, vice chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, is under consideration to become the first woman to lead the Fed. President Obama reportedly is likely to choose between Yellen and former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers. Franck Robichon/EPA/Landov hide caption

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House Republicans Work To Keep IRS Scandal In The Spotlight
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Jonathan Weisman writes that the last week before the long summer recess is usually crunchtime for Congress, but it's "a sleepy time for the underachieving 113th." Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images hide caption

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As Summer Recess Looms, Congress Remains Inactive
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Do Women Have A Responsibility When Men Misbehave?
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New Health Exchanges: What You Need To Know
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Cathy ten Broeke speaks during a news conference last month at Minneapolis City Hall. She and her partner, Margaret Miles (right), along with Jeff Isaacson (back left) and his partner, Al Giraud (back right), are the first two same-sex couples Mayor R.T. Rybak (right) will marry in the City Hall rotunda on Aug. 1. Jeff Baenen/AP hide caption

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House Expected To Vote On Student Loan Deal
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2016 May Seem Just Around The Corner For Political Rivals
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Obama Offers 'Grand Bargain' On Corporate Taxes
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