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'I Love Your Country,' New House Member Tells U.S. Officials  |   

Rep. Curt Clawson, a Republican from Florida, tells subcommittee witnesses from two U.S. agencies, "I'm familiar with your country; I love your country."

As Political Disenchantment Soars, Lines At The Polls Grow Shorter  |   

There has been record low turnout among voters in the 2014 primaries so far. Is it political dysfunction that's made voters lose interest? And what might this mean for November's general elections?

Week In Politics: Violence In Gaza And Paul Ryan's Anti-Poverty Plan  |   

Regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and David Brooks of The New York Times, discuss U.S. policy options in the Gaza Strip and Rep. Paul Ryan's anti-poverty plan.

Central American Leaders Stop By White House To Talk Border Crisis  |   

Central American presidents met with President Obama, discussing the influx of unaccompanied children crossing the border. So far, Obama has not seen eye to eye with Congress on possible solutions.

Army War College Opens A Probe Into Sen. Walsh's Alleged Plagiarism  |   

The U.S. Army War College has determined in a preliminary review that Sen. John Walsh of Montana appeared to have plagiarized his final paper to earn a master's degree. An investigative panel is reviewing the evidence.

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