Obama Urges Congress to Pass Immigration Reform

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-06_af5adffbdf.jpgOfficial White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) -- As the Senate is poised to make a key vote on an immigration compromise Monday, President Obama pressed Congress Saturday to pass immigration reform.

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Weekly GOP Address: Rep. Kline Calls for Action on Student Loans

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-06_f1563d1b62.jpgUS House of Representatives(WASHINGTON) – In this week's Republican address, House Education & the Workforce Committee chairman John Kline, R-Minn. urges Senate Democrats to pass a plan that stops student loan interest rates from doubling while providing long-term stability.

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One Senator, No Opponent and a Whole Lot of TV Ads

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-06_8dd9ab00d3.jpgOfficial White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) -- For a Senate race without an opposing candidate, there sure are a lot of television ads flying back and forth in Kentucky these days.

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Senate Files Immigration Amendment

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-06_07b10e093b.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The bipartisan immigration amendment on border security was filed in the Senate on Friday. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the announcement, saying, “This amendment will put to rest any remaining credible concerns about the border -- about border security.”

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Obama to Meet with Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-06_4de94586d9.jpgSAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Obama will on Friday hold his first meeting with the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, fulfilling his pledge to facilitate a public dialogue after disclosure of the National Security Agency’s secret surveillance programs.

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