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A U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sign stands at the headquarters in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014. Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Bordering on dysfunction, Congress passed a one-week bill late...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSForeign policy fires up crowd at CPAC 3 questions for Republican presidential hopefuls ahead of CPAC GOP’s successful midterm showing shapes 2016 presidential race JUDY WOODRUFF: Next: the fight to win...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on fighting Islamic extremism, Giuliani on Obama Shields and Brooks on Obama’s war authority request, Islamic State’s threat Shields and Brooks on the politics of vaccination, using...
WASHINGTON — The House has rejected a stopgap spending bill for the Homeland Security Department with just hours to go before a midnight deadline to fund the agency or see it begin to partially shut down. The surprise 224-203 defeat of the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWill labeling calorie counts on menus bring down America’s obesity rates? What can the food and beverage industry do to improve American health? What can $1 billion do to prevent childhood obesity? JUDY...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSIdentity of militant ‘Jihadi John’ unmasked In tackling the Islamic State, what are the Mosul mission’s chances for success? Obama to call for joint efforts against violent extremism at summit JUDY...