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Rep. Steve Knight shows change of heart on controversial Export-Import Bank

For months, Rep. Steve Knight (R-Palmdale) has appeared on a prominent list of congressmen who opposed the Export-Import Bank.

That position won him the admiration of Tea Party groups and other conservatives, who abhor the bank as an example of crony capitalism and have made its destruction their top goal.

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Joe Biden, family in tow, cheers U.S. World Cup victory

Vice President Joe Biden reveled in the U.S. World Cup victory Sunday, even if his pre-game prediction proved overly conservative.

Hours after forecasting a one-goal U.S. victory over Japan, Biden got greedy as we watched the American side close in on a 5-2 victory.

"One more goal! One more goal!" the vice president cheered alongside his grandson from his perch at midfield.

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Jeb Bush rejects post-Charleston calls for stricter gun control laws

Former Florida Gov.

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Gavin Newsom: 'Unbelievable' gay marriage decision, 11 years after his move

Gavin Newsom was jumping into the car, headed to a breakfast speech on job creation, when a commonplace day turned extraordinary: The Supreme Court of the United States had affirmed the right of gays to marry.

Gay rights have been fought for over decades. But among the political class, Newsom was the protagonist who almost singlehandedly wrenched gay marriage onto California’s radar.

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State Dept.: Some emails missing from Hillary Clinton cache

The State Department cannot find in its records all or part of 15 work-related emails from Hillary Rodham Clinton's private server that were released this week by a House panel investigating the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya, officials said Thursday.

The emails all predate the Sept. 11 assault on the U.S. diplomatic facility and include scant words written by Clinton herself, the officials said.

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GOP presidential candidates double down on anti-Obamacare rhetoric