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Sen. Rand Paul

FILE - President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech before a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol February 12, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Charles Dharapak-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘America Does Not Stand Still – And Neither Will I’

Seeking to energize his sluggish second term, President Barack Obama vowed Tuesday night in his State of the Union address to sidestep Congress “whenever and wherever” necessary to narrow economic disparities between rich and poor.

01/28/2014

President Barack Obama gives a press conference in the Brady Briefing Room at the White House in Washington on Dec. 20, 2013. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Orders Changes To NSA Surveillance Programs

The president promised to take a closer look at the NSA after details were leaked of its domestic surveillance program.

01/17/2014

Gov. Chris Christie

Christie Calls 2016 GOP Frontrunner Status ‘Meaningless’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Monday said he does not think much about his status as front-runner for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.

12/02/2013

Sen. Rand Paul, R-KY (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)/ New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Paul Slams Christie For Appearing In ‘Stronger Than The Storm’ Ad Campaign

Sen. Rand Paul took a jab at Gov. Chris Christie Wednesday, saying it was “offensive” that the governor appeared in New Jersey’s “Stronger Than The Storm” TV spots while campaigning for office.

11/07/2013

U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. (file / credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Government Shutdown Would Have Major Effect On New York

The countdown to a government shutdown is on, with the deadline just 25 hours away.

09/29/2013

Rep. Peter King (file / credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Eye On Politics: Rep. Peter King Was Not Looking For Presidential Run

“This is not something I was looking for. It came to me and I want to look at it carefully,” King said.

07/19/2013

Rep. Peter King, R-Long Island

President Peter King? Long Island Congressman Says He’s Weighing Options

Long Island Congressman Peter King told CBS 2 and 1010 WINS on Thursday he’s considering a run for the White House.

07/18/2013