George W. Bush: Don't Be Rough on Golfer Obama

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_7d5ff5f190.jpgJEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- President Obama should be allowed to relax on the links without being criticized, according to his immediate Oval Office predecessor. In a taped interview on the Golf Channel’s In-Play with Jimmy Roberts, former President George W. Bush defended Obama’s occasional foray onto the golf course, which critics suggest is something best left to his retirement.

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More Undocumented Immigrants Entering US, Study Shows

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_37b628ccc6.jpgScott Olson/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- In what's certain to fuel debate again about the immigration reform bill, the Pew Research Center Hispanic Trends Project says there may have been a slight uptick in undocumented immigrants now living in the U.S. Using larger census figures than in year past, Pew estimates that there are 11.7 million people in the country illegally.

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Biden Says Aid Will Flow to Flood Zone Even If Government Shuts Down

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_96357ddd8e.jpgYASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images (GREELY, Colo.) -- Vice President Joe Biden Monday reassured victims of Colorado’s recent floods that a looming federal government shutdown would not interrupt the federal aid for recovery and rebuilding efforts. The idea of a shutdown is “probably going to scare the living devil out of you,” Biden said.

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House to Vote on Bill to Keep Government Running, End Obamacare

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_a618905469.jpgiStockPhoto/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- Much of the federal government will shut down on Oct. 1, unless Congress makes a move to fund the portion of the budget requiring authorization. But some GOP congressmen are blocking the way, wanting to use the budget issue as a way to turn off President Obama's health care law.

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One Group’s Multi-Million Dollar Quest to Repeal ‘Obamacare’

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_e58ff87dad.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- The powerful and well-funded conservative group Americans for Prosperity took to the airwaves again this week, launching its biggest television advertising blitz yet against the Affordable Care Act. The Koch brothers-fueled Americans for Prosperity released a new 60-second ad on Thursday that includes a Florida woman named Tricia who tells her story of surviving cancer and shares her fears about Obamacare.

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