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White House asks Supreme Court to block suit of man arrested for criticizing Cheney

December 11, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis White House asks Supreme Court to block suit of man arrested for criticizing Cheney By John Burton 10 Dec 2011 Last Monday, at the Obama administration’s request, the Supreme Court accepted review of a… (READ MORE)

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Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich set for showdown in crucial GOP debate

After seeing his rivals for the GOP presidential nomination self-destruct one by one, tonight’s debate in Iowa offers Mitt Romney his best opportunity to arrest Newt Gingrich‘s sudden surge in popularity. As poll after poll in recent days has shown… (READ MORE)

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Rod Blagojevich, former Illinois governor, sentenced to 14 years on corruption charges

December 7, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis Rod Blagojevich, former Illinois governor, sentenced to 14 years on corruption charges 07 Dec 2011 Rod Blagojevich, the former Illinois governor found guilty of trying to trade President Barack Obama’s U.S. Senate seat for… (READ MORE)

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Obama lights National Christmas Tree near White House

December 2, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis Obama lights National Christmas Tree near White House 01 Dec 2011 The sights and sounds swirling around Thursday’s annual lighting of the National Christmas Tree rang of the yuletide traditions of yore: a security… (READ MORE)

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US Senate passes Iran sanctions

2 December 2011 Last updated at 03:53 GMT Iran insists its nuclear programme is for peaceful purposes only The US Senate has unanimously approved economic sanctions on Iran targeting the country’s oil industry, despite warnings the move could backfire. The… (READ MORE)

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