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Illinois Republicans Call for Immigration Reform

Illinois Republicans Call for Immigration Reform

Two Republican lawmakers from Illinois, Reps. Adam Kinzinger and Aaron Schock, have come out in support of immigration reform, Roll Call reported.

Rand Paul Talks Issues With Obama Ally Axelrod as ’16 Race Looms

Rand Paul Talks Issues With Obama Ally Axelrod as ’16 Race Looms

Rand Paul came to Chicago yesterday and did something a Republican thinking about running for president typically wouldn’t do: subject himself to a nearly hour-long grilling by the one-time chief political strategist for President Barack Obama.”You are an intriguing…

George Will to Colbert: It’s Liberals Who Don’t Want Change

George Will to Colbert: It’s Liberals Who Don’t Want Change

Conservative commentator and baseball super fan George Will appeared on “The Colbert Report” Tuesday to promote his new book on Wrigley Field, but host Stephen Colbert wanted to talk politics.

Keystone XL Allies Revive Congressional Effort to Bypass Obama

Keystone XL Allies Revive Congressional Effort to Bypass Obama

The Obama administration’s latest Keystone XL delay is having an unintended consequence: the revival of the effort in Congress to circumvent the White House by forcing approval of the project.While a plurality of U.S. senators are on record supporting Keystone, no bill…

Republican Activists Push Party on Gay Marriage

Republican Activists Push Party on Gay Marriage

As bans against gay marriage crumble and public opinion on the issue shifts rapidly, some Republicans are pushing the party to drop its opposition to same-sex unions, part of a broader campaign to get the GOP to appeal to younger voters by de-emphasizing social issues.This…

Pope John XXIII Launched Vatican II and Then Some

Pope John XXIII Launched Vatican II and Then Some

On the night of Oct. 11, 1962, Pope John XXIII did something so natural that it’s astonishing it was so revolutionary at the time. He came to the window of the Vatican’s Apostolic Palace and spoke to thousands of candle-bearing faithful below – not in the arcane, scripted…

Children’s Corpses in Korean Ferry Reveal Desperate Attempts to Climb Out

Children’s Corpses in Korean Ferry Reveal Desperate Attempts to Climb Out

South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children’s bodies with their hands in a maze of cabins, corridors and upturned decks as they searched for hundreds of missing. The divers, with oxygen and communications lines…

A sour note for Democrat Clay Aiken

A sour note for Democrat Clay Aiken

Clay Aiken is learning that running for Congress is a little harder than singing your way to the top.

Tony Blair: Radicalized Islam a Growing Threat

Tony Blair: Radicalized Islam a Growing Threat

Former British leader Tony Blair says the West should set aside its differences with Russia and China to focus on the growing threat from radical Islam.Blair says tackling a radicalized and politicized view of Islam should be at the top of the global political agenda.He…

Colbert visits Letterman

Colbert visits Letterman

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