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  • Politics Scene

    Responding to a final GOP challenge, Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan said Monday that she would weigh recusing herself from matters related to the new health care law on a case-by-case basis.


  • Political Scene

    Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. says the "tea party" movement is conservative and has very different ideas about government, but it's not a racist organization.


  • Inside the Beltway

    Can America live with the idea of a $100 million "ground zero mosque" built two blocks from the site of the 9/11 attacks?


  • Associated Press
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Nevada Democrat, is planning a final vote Thursday on a sweeping overhaul of financial regulations.

    Political Scene

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is planning a final vote Thursday morning on a sweeping overhaul of financial regulations.


  • Political Scene

    Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican, said he plans to vote against confirming Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan.


  • First lady Michelle Obama uses a jump- rope during exercise activities at an event highlighting the work of the Physical Fitness Council on Wednesday, June 23, 2010, at the Columbia Heights Education Campus Bell Multicultural High School in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

    First Lady gets physical with students

    Michelle Obama exercised with students at the Bell Multicultural High School gym in Columbia Heights in northwest Washington on Wednesday.


  • Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will appear at the "Defend the Constitution" rally planned for June 25 in Manassas.

    Inside the Beltway

    Amor, si si? Well, actually, no, no. The Arizona immigration law has taken a big bite out of Mexican affection for Americans, says the massive new Pew Global Attitudes poll - which plumbed the attitudes of more than 24,000 people in 22 countries.


  • Illustration: exercise and kids

    NUGENT: Michelle, my belly . . .

    There is no work more important than what first lady Michelle Obama is doing to get America fit, and she deserves a tip of the Nuge cowboy hat for it. Mrs. Obama is promoting a get-fit-and-get-active campaign for American kids. God bless her for it. Our children need Mrs. Obama and her campaign now more than ever. Equally important, she needs the support of American parents.


  • WAY TO GO? Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. delivered the commencement address at Boston University's graduation ceremony May 16 and was awarded an honorary doctorate of law degree. The Young America's Foundation perceives a liberal bias in the selection of college commencement speakers. (Associated Press)

    Group sees Graduation Day bias for left

    The Obamaites are proving a much bigger hit than the Bushies ever were on the cap-and-gown circuit.


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