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Congress tries every year to plug a loophole that would otherwise result in a 21 percent cut in Medicare doctors' pay. But it doesn't exactly always tighten its belt in the process. Key Wilde/Getty Images hide caption

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"An occupation that has lasted for almost 50 years must end," White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough told the annual J Street conference Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House in 2013. The two have never had a warm and fuzzy relationship. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Bad Blood Gets Worse Between Barack, Bibi And Israel

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel failed to capture a majority of the vote last month, forcing him into a runoff. It's highlighting a divide among Democrats playing out nationally. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption

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Chicago Mayor's Race Reveals Deep Divide In Democratic Party

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Polls show changing American opinion on marijuana, and it's having an effect on politics. Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama, 2016 Contenders Deal With Changing Attitudes On Marijuana

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Tom Cotton, R-Ark., the freshman senator and Harvard graduate senator with a record of tough talk on foreign policy. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Who Is Tom Cotton, The Man Behind The Iran Letter?

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Secretary of State John Kerry told a House panel Wednesday that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's judgment on talks with Iran "may not be correct." Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Barack Obama hands a gift from a supporter to his assistant Reggie Love during his 2008 campaign for presidency. Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama's 'Body Man' Looks Back On His Presidential Education

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