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Watch Video | Listen to the Audio GWEN IFILL: House Republicans pushed through a bill today aimed squarely at President Obama’s executive actions on immigration. Last month, the president shielded up to five million undocumented immigrants...
Ashton Carter testifies during a hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee May 19, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — The White House will nominate Ashton Carter will be the next Secretary of...
WASHINGTON — A bill that would block suspected Nazi war criminals from receiving Social Security benefits is heading to President Barack Obama for his signature. By voice vote late Thursday, the Senate gave final congressional approval to a measure...
NASA astrobiologist Chris McKay studies the most extreme parts of Earth to understand how life might survive in other perts of the universe. But he’s also studying another life form living in space: humans. Miles Obrien sat down with McKay...