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State Dept. Nixed One of Bill Clinton’s Business Deals in 2009
A proposed business arrangement between former President Bill Clinton and media mogul Haim Saban was nixed by State Department officials in 2009, according to a government memo released to a nonprofit watchdog organization this month.
7/31/2014 1:26:51 PM
WSJ: Washington Wire
Eric Cantor Bids Farewell as House Majority Leader
Outgoing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R., Va.) delivered a farewell speech Thursday morning on the House floor in which he praised the chamber's bipartisanship and urged lawmakers to push for a more active foreign policy.
7/31/2014 1:18:33 PM
WSJ: Washington Wire
Were GAO Warnings About HealthCare.Gov Unheeded?
Chris Jacobs: GAO reports warned of potential implementation challenges in launching the federal health insurance exchanges.
7/31/2014 1:11:20 PM
WSJ: Washington Wire
A Primer on Boehner v. Obama
The House of Representatives on Wednesday voted 225-201 to authorize Republican Speaker John Boehner to bring a lawsuit against the Obama administration accusing the president of overstepping his legal authority. Here are answers to some frequently asked questions about the unprecedented constitutional battle unfolding in Washington.
7/31/2014 11:49:13 AM