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Will New Policy Reopen Immigration Debate?

Immigration lawyers are moving quickly in response to President Obama's decision to let certain illegal immigrants stay in the country. Host Michel Martin discusses the latest changes with immigration attorney Sarah Moshe and two undocumented immigrants: journalist Jose Antonio Vargas and immigration rights advocate Gaby Pacheco.
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Obama's Played 100 Rounds Of Golf; Which Presidents Beat That?

While the current president has gone golfing much more often than his predecessor, he lags far behind two other former occupants of the White House.
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Analysis: Gridlock In Congress Over Student Loan And Transportation Funding

Congress, amist a looming deadline,  remains in gridlock over student loan interest rates and transporation funding.

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Update: No Health Care Decision From Supreme Court Today

Thursday is the next day when we may hear how the justices rule on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act — better known as the health care overhaul enacted in 2010.
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Obama's Immigration Policy Leaves Many Questions

Friday's announcement by the Obama administration that the U.S. plans to stop deporting some illegal immigrants received mixed reviews in Alabama. That state has one of the most aggressive anti-immigration laws in the country.
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Romney's Bus Tour Stops In Pennsylvania, Ohio

Over the weekend, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney continued his Every Town Counts bus tour, traveling through Pennsylvania and Ohio. He's visiting states that went for Obama in 2008 but gave Republicans big victories in the 2012 mid-term elections.
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Sen. McConnell: Political Donations Are Free Speech

Sunday was the 40th anniversary of the Watergate break-in — the opening act in a wide-ranging, White House scandal that was fueled by secret campaign money. Last week, Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said it's time to roll back the Watergate-era requirement for public disclosure of campaign donors. He accused President Obama and liberals of trying to stifle the First Amendment rights of conservative donors.
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'Citizens United' Case Gets Renewed Scrutiny

A Montana case could lead the Supreme Court to take a second look at Citizens United, a campaign finance decision that politicians have been fighting about since it was handed down in 2010. Recently, some of the criticism has been aimed at Chief Justice John Roberts and his role in the case.

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