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Senate Votes To Push Forward White House Trade Plans

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Supporters of the Affordable Care Act rally in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on March 4. The Supreme Court is considering the case of King v. Burwell, which could determine the fate of health care subsidies for millions of people. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Under New Rules, NSA To Again Access Americans' Phone Records

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Senate Allows 3 Provisions Within The Patriot Act To Expire

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Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders To Face Test In New Hampshire

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Sen. Sanders Launches Long-Shot Presidential Campaign In Vermont

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Senate Advances Bill To Give Obama 'Fast-Track' Trade Authority

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Sen. Rand Paul Ends 'Filibuster' Over NSA Surveillance Program

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Lawmakers Divided Over McConnell's Desire To Extend Surveillance Plan

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To study the draft Trans-Pacific Partnership language, senators have to go to the basement of the Capitol and enter a secured, soundproof room in this hallway and surrender their mobile devices. Ailsa Chang/NPR hide caption

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A Trade Deal Read In Secret By Only A Few (Or Maybe None)

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Vote On Obama's Fast-Track Trade Bill Blocked By Senate Democrats

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Senators Deny Obama Authority To Expedite Pacific Trade Deal

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State Sens. Warren Limmer (left) and Bill Ingebrigtsen talk in the Senate chamber. Limmer said he has been scolded for looking at his colleagues during debate before, and had "to beg forgiveness to the Senate president." David J. Oakes/Minnesota State Senate hide caption

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What Eye Contact — And Dogs — Can Teach Us About Civility In Politics

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Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., center, and the committee's ranking member Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., right, were all smiles April 14 after the committee passed an agreement on oversight of Iran negotiations. But the bill has run into some outspoken opponents in the full Senate. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Full Senate Debates May Reveal Recent Bipartisanship As An Illusion

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks at a rally demanding presidential action to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour. Sanders will run to Hillary Clinton's left, trying to elevate economic issues. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Seeking Presidency, 'Socialist' Sanders Looks To Elevate Less-Talked About Issues

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