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Boehner: ‘I don’t think anyone quite understands’ how sequester gets resolved
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In an exclusive interview with NBC’s Meet the Press, House Speaker John Boehner said there is no easy way to stop the budget cuts — known as the “sequester” — that began taking effect Friday night, and voiced uncertainty over how Washington can solve the overall fiscal problems that have consumed the nation’s politics for […]

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Romney: 'I wish I were there' as fiscal standoff continues
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First Read: In his first interview since losing the 2012 presidential election, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney criticized President Obama’s early second-term performance and told Fox News Sunday that he’s still very much stung by his defeat.

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Sen. Kelly Ayotte Keeps Door Open for 'Big Agreement' on Budget
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While the White House and Congress failed to reach an agreement to avoid automatic spending cuts that began taking effect on March 1, Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., said she is still open to the idea of a “big agreement” to address the country’s long-term fiscal…

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Romney Blames Loss on Failure to Reach Minorities
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A reflective Mitt Romney today blamed his loss in the presidential election last November to his inability to connect with minorities, the former Republican nominee admitting to Fox News’ Chris Wallace that it still “kills him” not to be in Washington. “We did very well…

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Politicians Settle in for Sequestration Long Haul
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The White House and congressional leaders are giving no indication that the $85 billion in mandatory across-the-board federal spending cuts known as the sequester will be lifted any time soon. Two days have passed since President Obama signed the order to reduce the budget of…

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‘She Has the Right to Stay Home’: TheBlaze Readers Respond to S.E. Cupp’s CPAC Boycott
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TheBlaze’s S.E. Cupp said she would not be attending CPAC until gay Republican groups are embraced. (Photo: TheBlaze) TheBlaze’s S.E. Cupp made headlines last week when she announced she was pulling out of CPAC over the annual conservative conference’s exclusion of gay Republican groups. “I’m a conservative who believes that keeping the government out of […]

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86-Year-Old Queen Elizabeth II Hospitalized: ‘All Official Engagements…Postponed or Cancelled’
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In this Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012 file photo, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II looks up and waves to members of staff of The Foreign and Commonwealth Office as she ends an official visit which is part of her Jubilee celebrations in London. (Photo: AP) (TheBlaze/AP) — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II was hospitalized Sunday over an apparent […]

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