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Gov. Chris Christie holds press conference on GWB lane closure scandal, Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Christie Stunned By ‘Abject Stupidity,’ Fires Aide For GWB Traffic Jams

Deputy chief of staff Bridget Anne Kelly’s employment was terminated Thursday morning effective immediately, Gov. Chris Christie said.

01/09/2014

President Barack Obama boards Air Force One prior to departure from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, May 13, 2013. Obama is traveling to New York City to attend Democratic fundraisers. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Attends Democratic Fundraisers In New York City

Democratic officials said Obama has committed to at least 20 fundraisers in and out of Washington ahead of the 2014 elections.

05/13/2013

ill Clinton makes a point during his address during the DNC at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

Schumer On Clinton: ‘If Every American Watched That Speech The Election Would Be Over’

As President Barack Obama prepared Thursday to take the stage to accept his party’s nomination, people were still buzzing about former President Bill Clinton’s opening act.

09/06/2012

ill Clinton makes a point during his address during the DNC at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

Bill Clinton Hails President Obama During Speech At Democratic National Convention

Clinton made the case for the current commander-in-chief’s record in office by highlighting Obama’s effort in creating jobs, restructuring the auto industry and health care.

09/05/2012

Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Democrats Fumble Major Israel Issue, Put Jerusalem As Capital In Platform

It was a stunning development. The party had dropped the assertion that Jerusalem was the capital of the Jewish state, but on Wednesday evening the Democrats had a change of heart.

09/05/2012

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (file / credit: Mayor's Office)

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Misspells ‘Barak’ Obama’s Name In DNC Ad

When it comes to President Barack Obama, it seems Newark mayor Cory Booker can’t catch a break.

09/04/2012

President Barack Obama waves to the crowd after delivering remarks during a campaign event in Stamford, Connecticut, on August 6, 2012. (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Westport Will Not Be Reimbursed For Costs Related to Obama Visit

Westport First Selectman Gordon Joseloff said he knows from experience not to expect reimbursement for security costs during a private presidential visit, but pointed out the president raised $2 million for his re-election campaign when he visited a couple weeks ago.

08/21/2012

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Tree Lighting, Obama Visit Force Day Of Gridlock For NYC Drivers

Between Wednesday night’s Christmas Tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center and a visit by President Obama, commuters were better off sticking to mass transit.

11/30/2011