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(Austin, TX) -- Governor Perry says he's seriously considering another run for president. Perry tells News Four San Antonio he'll make his final decision in May or June. He says the Texas economy, which he says is the nation's best, is his biggest accomplishment.
(Undated) -- Republicans in Congress are moving to reintroduce legislation for new sanctions on Iran. Senator Mark Kirk of Illinois told reporters Thursday that he expects the Senate Banking Committee to vote in the next few weeks on a bill he and Democratic Senator Robert...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama heads to Knoxville, Tennessee today to highlight education initiatives. Obama is wrapping-up a three-state trek to promote the economy. He is sounding out themes for his upcoming State of the Union address. In Phoenix yesterday, the President...
(Washington, DC) -- A bill renewing a federal terrorism risk insurance program is headed to President Obama's desk after passage by the Senate. The bipartisan measure passed easily, 93-4. The House approved it earlier this week. The terrorism insurance program was established by...
(Washington, DC) -- The State Department isn't saying if there are any connections between the deadly terror attack in Paris and Wednesday's car bombing that killed 35 people in Yemen. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said on Thursday that she was aware some were making...
(Washington, DC) -- GOP House Speaker John Boehner says the House will take action soon to combat President Obama's recent executive actions on immigration. Boehner told a Capitol briefing that the President's actions are an affront to the rule of law. He called it a gravely...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- President Obama is cheering the recovery of the housing sector. Speaking at a high school in Phoenix, the President said the U.S. is on the comeback trail following the deep recession. He stressed that the housing recovery is an important part of the overall...
(Washington, DC) -- A bill authorizing the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline is headed to the full Senate after being cleared by the Energy Committee. The pipeline would pump oil from Canada to the Texas Gulf Coast. Alaska Republican Lisa Murkowski said the world is...
(Washington, DC) -- Veteran Senator Barbara Boxer will not seek re-election in 2016. The California Democrat is a former chairwoman of the Senate Environment Committee. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi called Boxer's departure a great loss. Pelosi said Boxer is an unselfish...