Politics

10:02am

Tue November 25, 2014
It's All Politics

Federal Ferguson Investigation Will Remain Independent, Holder Insists

Originally published on Tue November 25, 2014 5:55 pm

Attorney General Eric Holder visited Ferguson, Mo., in August, where he met with elected and police officials and community members.
Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP

This post was updated at 5:30 p.m. ET

Attorney General Eric Holder says "far more must be done to create enduring trust" between police and communities they serve, even as his Justice Department continues to investigate possible discriminatory police actions in Ferguson, Mo.

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6:17am

Tue November 25, 2014
National Security

White House To Find Successor To Defense Secretary Hagel

Originally published on Tue November 25, 2014 8:02 am

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5:52am

Tue November 25, 2014
Around the Nation

Critics Say Obama's Immigration Plan Creates Path To Citizenship

Originally published on Tue November 25, 2014 2:47 pm

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6:34pm

Mon November 24, 2014
Politics

After Obama's Action, Immigration Agency Awaits 'A Real Challenge'

Originally published on Mon November 24, 2014 9:45 pm

A guide for applying to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that began in 2012. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services says it will begin accepting applications for the expanded DACA program in 90 days.
Damian Dovarganes AP

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is the first stop for people applying for a green card, citizenship or refugee status. The agency, part of the Department of Homeland Security, will be on the front line of President Obama's executive action last week, which could give legal status to an estimated 4 million undocumented people.

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6:34pm

Mon November 24, 2014
Politics

House Committees Find No Wrongdoing In 2012 Benghazi Attack

Originally published on Tue November 25, 2014 10:15 am

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4:37pm

Mon November 24, 2014
Politics

Hagel Struggled To Stay On The Same Page As The White House

Originally published on Mon November 24, 2014 6:36 pm

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4:37pm

Mon November 24, 2014
Politics

Hagel's Successor May Face A Tough Nomination Process

Originally published on Tue November 25, 2014 10:15 am

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For more on the challenge of getting a new defense secretary confirmed in a Republican-led the Senate, we turn to NPR national security correspondent David Welna.

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DAVID WELNA, BYLINE: Hey, Audie.

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1:02pm

Mon November 24, 2014
U.S.

Hagel Steps Down After Discord On Syria, Iraq

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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down. President Obama made the announcement in an East Room appearance minutes ago.

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10:29am

Mon November 24, 2014
U.S.

Secretary Of Defense Hagel To Resign

Originally published on Mon November 24, 2014 1:02 pm

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6:16am

Mon November 24, 2014
Remembrances

D.C.'s 'Mayor For Life' Ends His Reign: Marion Barry Dies At 78

Originally published on Mon November 24, 2014 1:02 pm

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