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  • 'Face the Nation' to remain hour-long permanently

    "Face the Nation" is remaining an hour long.


  • ** FILE ** Ed Gillespie (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds)

    Obama camp hits hard on Bain slam

    While Republicans on Sunday complained that the Obama campaign's latest round of attacks on Mitt Romney are blatantly untrue, unfair and demeaning to the office of the presidency, Team Obama fired off a blunt response: Stop whining.


  • CBS expands 'Face the Nation' to 1 hour on Sunday

    Five years ago, just off a bout from cancer, Bob Schieffer was set to retire from CBS's "Face the Nation." That never stuck, and now he's doubling his workload.


  • George Stephanopoulos

    Stephanopoulos to replace Amanpour on 'This Week'

    George Stephanopoulos is returning to Sunday mornings at ABC News, replacing Christiane Amanpour as host of the political talk show "This Week."


  • CBS expanding Sunday political talk show to 1 hour

    With its Sunday morning political talk show "Face the Nation" doing well in the ratings entering an election year, anchor Bob Schieffer said Sunday the show will match its rivals by expanding to an hour in April.


  • Herman Cain

    Cain says he's pro-life, with no exceptions

    Republican presidential front-runner Herman Cain, saying he wanted to clear up previously contradictory comments on abortion, said Sunday that he opposes abortion even in cases of rape, incest or when the life of the mother is at stake.


  • A convoy takes Sen. John McCain from the Tebisty Hotel in Benghazi, Libya, on Friday before meeting with rebel leaders. Mr. McCain, the top Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee, said the United States and other nations should recognize the opposition's political leadership as the "legitimate voice of the Libyan people." (Associated Press)

    'Moribund' Senate frustrates members of both parties

    A few days after 10 of his colleagues wrapped up a trip to the Asian gambling hub Macau, Sen. Mark Kirk warned that the Senate has become "moribund" and is not doing enough to address the nation's many challenges.


  • Sen. Kent Conrad, North Dakota Democrat, is chairman of the Senate Budget Committee.

    Senate budget chief cool on Ryan plan

    The fate of the GOP House Budget plan that easily passed the chamber last week grows far murkier as budget talks proceed to the Senate, where the controlling Democrats have little enthusiasm for the bill's aim to cut government spending by almost $6 trillion during the next decade.


  • President Barack Obama's image is seen broadcast inside the White House Briefing Room in Washington, Friday, Feb., 11, 2011. Obama was making a statement on the resignation of Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

    GOP leaders' verdict split on Obama's handling of Egyptian crisis

    Republican leaders on Sunday talk shows split their verdict on President Obama's response to the Egyptian revolution, which uprooted longtime U.S. ally Hosni Mubarak and ended with a military council promising a transition to democracy.


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