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US Politics Digest: Obama announces cabinet picks, Biden prepares gun control package and more

TweetObama rolls out cabinet nominations President Obama has announced his nominees for key cabinet vacancies, including secretary of defence, secretary of the treasury and director of the Central Intelligence Agency. At a White House press conference on Thursday, Obama¬†unveiled¬†White House chief of taff Jacob Lew as his choice to replace incumbent treasury secretary Tim Geithner. […]

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US Politics Digest: Boehner squeezes home as Speaker; GOP debt ceiling challenge; and more

The latest US politics news – including House Speaker John Boehner’s stiff re-election vote, the GOP debt ceiling challenge plot post-fiscal cliff, and more.

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Obama’s fiscal cliff footwork saves US from new year meltdown

President Barack Obama and the United States Congress go right down to the wire as they only just avoid going over the fiscal cliff.

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US Politics Digest: Boehner’s cliff vote scrapped; Obama moves on guns; and more

The latest US politics news – including House Speaker John Boehner’s fiscal cliff vote getting scrapped, President Obama moving on gun control and more.

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US Politics Digest: Cliff talks reach standstill; Rice quits race to replace Hillary; and more

The latest US politics news – including the fiscal cliff talks reaching a standstill and Susan Rice pulling out of the race to replace Hillary Clinton.

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