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  • Obama 2012 campaign to go beyond email, text

    Call him the Digital Candidate: President Barack Obama is asking supporters to use Facebook to declare "I'm In!" for his re-election campaign and is using Twitter to personally blast out messages to his nearly 9 million followers.


  • ** FILE ** President Obama talks with Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. as they walk to the Blair House from the White House in Washington on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, for a meeting with newly elected governors. (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File)

    Obama, Biden plan debt session with Senate Dems

    While President Obama and congressional Republican leaders have publicly dug in their heels on critical debt-limit negotiations, Obama's spokesman said Tuesday the president and Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell will continue discussions.


  • ** FILE ** In this file photo of Thursday, June 16, 2011, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia, right, stands with House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

    Obama invites top U.S. senators for debt talks

    Stepping directly into stalled debt talks, President Barack Obama is inviting the two leaders of the U.S. Senate to separate meetings Monday, shifting the negotiations to the highest levels.


  • President Barack Obama, left, House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, right, and Ohio Gov. John Kasich are on the first green as they play golf at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Saturday, June 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

    Obama drives the golf cart; Boehner sinks the putt

    President Barack Obama drove the cart and House Speaker John Boehner celebrated a short putt during their much anticipated golf outing Saturday at a military base outside the nation's capital.


  • **FILE** Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.

    PRUDEN: Dead mules and the Big Sleep

    Ours may be remembered as the era of the Big Sleep. Barack Obama and the Democrats lie comatose at the switch as the federal government continues to swell up like a dead mule in the heat of late July. Air-traffic controllers doze off with airliners circling airports, frantically trying to get landing instructions.


  • New York Yankees pitchers Joba Chanberlain, left, Mariano Rivera, center, and CC Sabathia, right, chat with Vice President Joe Biden who showed up during a team practice before the Yankees spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    VP Joe Biden visits Yankees camp

    Mariano Rivera and the New York Yankees welcomed Vice President Joe Biden to spring training. The Toronto Blue Jays? They were stuck on the bus.


  • Former Time journalist to be Obama press secretary

    President Barack Obama has chosen Jay Carney, the communications chief to Vice President Joe Biden and a former Time magazine journalist, to be the next White House press secretary.


  • Illustration: Getaway luggage by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

    TYRRELL: The coming struggle

    There is an axiom that is adhered to by conservative journalists that explains at least some of what for liberals is this inexplicable election. It is the Taranto Principle. Coined by the inimitable James Taranto of the Wall Street Journal, the Taranto Principle encourages the worst in liberals by reporting politics with a slavish bias. The conservatives can do nothing right. The liberals can do nothing wrong, and besides, they are always more winsome, more intelligent and moreover, they have an aesthetic and philosophical side.


  • Stephen Colbert rides an Army ASV while taping an episode of the Colbert Report on West 54th Street in New York, Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

    Colbert, VP Biden fete troops with hot dogs, beer

    A hot dog vending cart was wheeled back and forth. Cocktail waitresses hurried past with trays full of beer. Vice President Joe Biden led New York Yankees great Yogi Berra by the arm.


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