Week In Politics: Oil Spill, Crist, Immigration

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Oil Spill Complicates Energy Bill

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According to the Congressional Budget Office, annual debt payments — currently about $200 billion — are set to skyrocket. CBO estimates that interest payments on the federal debt will total $916 billion by the year 2020. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Powerful PAC: EMILY's List Turns 25

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A counter-demonstrator squares off with immigrant rights supporters during a protest outside Wrigley Field before the start of the Cubs game against the Arizona Diamondbacks Thursday in Chicago. Dozens of people demonstrated outside the park calling for a boycott of the series to protest the passage of Arizona's controversial immigration law. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Arizona Immigration Law Generates First Challenges

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Immigration Overhaul Plan Unveiled By Democrats

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Democrats Seek Disclosure On Political Ads

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Boehner: GOP Will Repeal Health Care Law

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Florida's Crist Leaving GOP To Run As Independent

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Blacks Show New Trust In U.S. Government

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Muslim scholar Tariq Ramadan, pictured here at a conference in France on April 25, is now able to enter the U.S. He tells NPR that when he speaks in the U.S., he's too much of a Muslim and when he speaks in the Muslim world, he's too much of a Westerner. Jean Sebastien Evrard/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Formerly Banned Muslim Scholar Tours U.S.

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As Debate Begins, GOP Seeks To Alter Financial Bill

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