Sequester could lead to massive cuts in HIV testing, treatment


The AIDS Drug Assistance Program is among the many federal programs that will take a hit if $85 billion in across-the-board spending cuts go through March 1, and those cuts could potentially lead t

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Corporate and national security interests align in battle over CISPA

After privacy activists and internet companies joined forces to derail the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), they are now on opposing sides in a fight over another piece of legislation seeking to regu

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(VIDEO) Peter Brimelow brings controversy to CPAC for nationalist views

The American Conservative Union has already taken heat early into this year's annual Conservative Political Action Conference for banning a pro-gay c

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First U.S. Senate campaign ad ignites political firestorm

Former Congressman Pete Hoekstra unveiled the first television commercial in the 2012 U.S.

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Al Franken stars in new marriage equality video


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(VIDEO) Chris Smith: 'Obama is the enemy of life'

The 24th GOP presidential debate in Tampa, Fla., Monday night drove home what has become more clear in the past few weeks: The Republican Party, at this stage in time, is not united -- at least whe

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FRC conference sets stage for more aggressive anti-abortion rhetoric, legislation in 2012

Updated Feb. 1 with a clarification*

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Abortion-rights group predicts more anti-abortion legislation in 2012 than 2011

Twice as many anti-abortion-rights state laws were passed in 2011 than in 2010, according to a new report by NARAL Pro-Choice America, the nation's largest abortion-rights policy group. Even more l

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Michigan Rep. Hoogendyk preparing to challenge Upton in 6th Congressional District?

Former Michigan state Rep. Jack Hoogendyk is likely to announce next week that he will challenge Congressman Fred Upton (R-St. Joseph) in the GOP primary in August.

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Abortion-related provisions delaying passage of spending bills in Congress

Congress has until Friday at midnight to pass 12 appropriations bills for fiscal year 2012, as well as stopgap spending legislatio

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