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Lawmakers are responding to dozens of families who have legally adopted children that are stuck in the Democratic Republic of Congo .
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A Senate Democratic bill gradually increasing the federal minimum wage to $10.10 hourly would require private businesses to spend $15 billion more in salaries when it takes full effect in 2017, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Thursday.
The MPAA has rejected the key art for Fed Up , a documentary film about the fast food and junk food industries which reveals how children and parents are being fed a bill of goods by food manufacturers.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will headline a SHE-PAC rally in Des Moines, Iowa, on April 27th for conservative Iowa Senate candidate Joni Ernst, who has taken a two-point lead over a liberal Republican businessman who had been leading before Palin endorsed Ernst.
This July 24, 1933 file photo shows President Franklin D. Roosevelt appealing to the nation via radio for immediate enrollment of all employers under the blanket agreement to raise wages and create jobs, in Washington.
It's Tax Day, and a small number of wealthy Americans have something to celebrate: They are done paying Social Security taxes for the year.
U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products.
The following diaries are examples of this week's Election Diary Rescue. This post features a collection of 28 diaries.
The lawmakers released a new report finding that e-cigarette companies are targeting children by using candy flavors and promoting their products at rock concerts and through social media.
Rep. Paul Ryan called on the Republican Party to unify in a speech Friday, saying it should "give up the infighting" for Lent.
During a speech here to the Iowa Republican Party, on his second trip back to the Hawkeye State since losing in 2012, Ryan said that one reason he and Republican nominee Mitt Romney couldn't top President Barack Obama was they had to "shadow box against big government in theory."
U.S. Sen. Roberts, R-Kan., called on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee to prohibit Washington from determining state education standards and curriculum.