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Boehner Invites Israel's Netanyahu To Address Congress On Iran

The White House, which was not informed of the invitation, called it a departure from diplomatic protocol. House Speaker John Boehner said, "Congress can make this decision on its own."
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State Of The Union: A Quick Wrap On Education

Good news about graduation rates, and more about Obama's plan for making community college free.
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I'm Over The Moon Obama Brought Up Broadband, Sen. Heitkamp Says

Renee Montagne talks to Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota about President Obama's State of the Union address.
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Rep. Cole: Obama Used Tax Issue For Partisan Advantage

David Greene talks to Republican Rep. Tom Cole of Oklahoma about his reaction to President Obama's State of the Union speech.
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Man Cited In Georgia For DWE: Driving While Eating

A police officer in Cobb County told Madison Turner, who's from Alabama, that, "You just can't go down the road eating a hamburger."
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An Emboldened Obama Makes The Case For Middle-Class Economics

In his State of the Union speech Tuesday night, the president said the economic recovery is taking hold and it's time to ensure more Americans are sharing in the benefits.
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Obama State Of The Union Seeks To 'Turn The Page' To A Brighter Chapter

Republicans find Obama galling, in part, because he seems so blithe in defying them. To them, the historical page that is being turned at this moment is the one with Obama's face on it.
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Supreme Court Rules On 2 Prisoner Rights Cases

The court ruled: It was wrong to force a Muslim inmate to shave a beard he regarded as a religious obligation, and a death row inmate shouldn't be denied an appeal because lawyers missed a deadline.
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Republicans Charge Obama Isn't Serious About Working With Them

In the hours after Obama's State of the Union address, Republicans rejected the proposals at the core of his speech. They said the president did little to show that he wanted to work with them.
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To Drive Economy Toward Equality, Obama Requests More Spending

His State of the Union address celebrated a year that brought the U.S. jobs and growth, and called on Congress to expand child care and free education. Critics say it's pure politics that won't pass.

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