Clinton's Question on Obamacare: 'So Now What?'

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_8f642ebe81.jpgOfficial White House Photo by Pete Souza (NEW YORK) -- Two Clintons, one Obama and a monumental task of selling the Affordable Care Act to a skeptical public. It all played out at an event in midtown Manhattan Tuesday afternoon, with former President Bill Clinton moderating an unusual and at times wonky one-on-one discussion with President Obama about how the new health care law will work.

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Shutdown Countdown: Six Days to Go

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_198e189395.jpgStefan Zaklin/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- Days until government shutdown: Six

Where things stand: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., introduced the continuing resolution in the Senate Monday afternoon.  Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, asked Reid to consider two procedural maneuvers: The first was to unanimously agree to pass the House-approved resolution, which removes funding for Obamacare, and the second was to require a 60-vote threshold for any amendments. 

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How Will a Government Shutdown Play for GOP in 2014?

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_5134367ce7.jpgPhotodisc/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- There are several Republican members of the House working to get themselves promoted to the Senate and they are speaking with one voice on the GOP's threat of a government shutdown if Obamacare is not defunded. At least six House Republicans who are likely or definitely running for Senate are backing the GOP push. They all voted Friday for a House continuing resolution to fund the government through mid-December while defunding the Affordable Care Act.

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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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