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Cantor’s Big Business Agenda Sparks Primary Challenge

FEELING HEAT: House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's flexibility on immigration reform makes him vulnerable to charges that he has lost touch with conservative principles.

Dave Brat is challenging Rep. Eric Cantor in a Republican primary — and giving the House majority leader a verbal thrashing on immigration.

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Businesses Reduce Economic Outlook Due To Fiscal Cliff Concerns

Executives from the nation’s top businesses are less optimistic about how much the country’s economy will grow over the next six months, according to a new Business Roundtable survey that was released today.

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Jim Webb: “I Am Seriously Looking At The Possibility Of Running For President”

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb (Photo by James Cullum)

The former Virginia Senator spoke at the National Press Club on Tuesday.

Interview: Sharing The Sun With WakaWaka And The Clinton Global Initiative

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TRNS Chief Ellen Ratner interviewed WakaWaka’s CEO Maurits Groen, who attended the Clinton Global Initiative’s 10th Annual Meeting in New York.

Royce: Syria Airstrikes Are “Long Overdue”

Ed Royce

“While this initial attack will be a big psychological blow to the terrorist group, an air campaign will need to be major and sustained,” Royce said.

Kaine Continues Push For Congress To Authorize ISIS Strikes

Kaine called the White House’s excuse for bypassing lawmakers “extremely creative.”

Protests Continue At White House After Security Breach

Secret Service initially kept all pedestrians and protesters from entering Pennsylvania Avenue.

White House: Khorasan Group “An Extension” Of Al Qaeda Threat

“This, frankly, is a part of the ongoing effort against al Qaeda,” Rhodes said.