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US House to vote on cutting Pentagon budget
As US politicians debate how to cut the deficit, lobby groups are pushing for a decrease in military spending.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2012 13:20 GMT
Will Obama be a lame duck president?
Although it may not appear so at first, chances are that Obama will see a second term in the White House.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2012 18:37 GMT
Norman Solomon, who is campaigning for Congress, believes that it's possible to be an activist and a politician.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2011 10:03 GMT
United we bland
Calls for a return to post-9/11 "unity" in the US, flirt with the elementary constructs of fascism, author says.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 10:45 GMT
To live within our means, let's leave Iraq
If the US is serious about reducing its debt, it could start by living up to its promise to withdraw troops by December.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2011 07:21 GMT
Fidel Castro meets US politicians
Former Cuban president meets congressional delegates amid hopes for diplomatic thaw.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2009 13:47 GMT
Plea for normal US-Cuban relations
Appeal comes as Congressional Black Caucus delegates meet senior government officials.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2009 15:47 GMT
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