Obama Hails Big Labor

During remarks Monday before the AFL-CIO, President Barack Obama said that workers, like Americans, work better united, thus the importance of unions.

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McCain Pushing Lindsey Graham to Run In 2016

“I know of no one who is better versed and more important on national security policy and defense than Lindsey Graham,” Sen. John McCain said.

Jerry Jones: Scale of Homelessness Needs Addressing

City ordinances cracking down on encampments and feeding the homeless are not a good solution, according the Executive Director of the National Coalition for the Homeless.

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry Dies

The Barry family released a statement Sunday morning announcing the former mayor’s death saying Barry passed away around midnight at United Medical Center

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Steps Down

Hagel will stay on as Defense Secretary until a successor is approved by the Senate.

TRNS News Notes-11/24

On edge, Ferguson waits; Immigration: Obama defends his action; Immigration: Republicans lash out; Iran nuke talks: Deadline day today; House Intel Committee Benghazi report: All clear; Israel set to define itself as Jewish state: Storm

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