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Speaking from Austin, Texas, Thursday, President Barack Obama has called the GOP effort to sue him a “stunt” and criticized lawmakers for inaction on legislation such as a stalled bill to overhaul the nation’s immigration system....
A judge ruled Thursday that the Florida Legislature illegally drew the state’s congressional districts to benefit the Republican Party. Photo by Flickr user Erik Hersman TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Legislature illegally drew the...