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President Obama Will Be Sworn In For Second Term Sunday

President Obama will be officially sworn in for his second term on Sunday and the public Inaugural festivities kick off on Monday morning.

01/18/2013

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Obama To Announce Proposals To Curb Gun Violence

President Obama is scheduled to announce his proposals for curbing gun violence just before noon today

01/16/2013

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President Obama Declares Major Disaster In Pennsylvania From Superstorm Sandy

The declaration makes aid available for state and local efforts to recover from the effects of sandy between Oct. 26 and Nov. 8 of last year.

01/11/2013

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Local Gun Control Advocate Talks About Meeting At White House

The National Rifle Association and Wal-Mart, the largest gun retailer in the country, are set to meet with Vice President Biden today at the White House; all part of his gun violence task force. This comes a day after the Vice President met with gun control advocates.

01/10/2013

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BREAKING: CBS News Reports Fiscal Cliff ‘Breakthrough’

Multiple congressional sources tell CBS News that the two sides have agreed on an income threshold for the expiration of the Bush-era tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans: $400,000 for individuals and $450,000 for families.

12/31/2012

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Police Commissioner Ramsey To Join President Obama’s Effort To Curb Gun Violence

At the Philadelphia Public Safety Summit at St. Joe’s University, Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey said he received word Tuesday that he will be joining President Obama’s effort to curb gun violence in the wake of the school shooting in Connecticut.

12/19/2012

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Fiscal Cliff Negotiations Appear To Have Stalled

The President and the House speaker had what was called a “frank” meeting Thursday night with no visible progress on the financial negotiations.

12/14/2012

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President Obama Asks For $60.4 Billion In Aid For Areas Hit Hard By Sandy

President Barack Obama is asking Congress for $60.4 billion in federal aid for New York, New Jersey and other states hit by Superstorm Sandy in late October, congressional aides said Friday.

12/07/2012

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Governor Christie Meets President Obama At The White House, In Town To Discuss Superstorm Aid Funding

President Barack Obama has met with New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie at the White House.

12/06/2012

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President Obama, In Montco, Urges Congress To Avert The ‘Fiscal Cliff’

During a stop at the K’nex toy manufacturing plant in Hatfield, the president called on Congress to pass an extension of tax cuts for middle-class families.

11/30/2012

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Small Business Owner From Chester County Gets An Invite To The White House

Mandy Cabot showed us how she modeled her black patent leather Dansko shoes for President Obama.

11/28/2012

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Governor Christie, NJ Congressional Delegation Huddle Over Aftermath Of Sandy

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie met on Tuesday with several members of the state’s congressional delegation to discuss recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.

11/21/2012

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Analysis: Political World Turned Upside Down

It’s amazing how in less than two weeks events can change the direction of a nation and an administration.

11/17/2012

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EXPERT: Renewal Of Production Tax Credit For Wind Power An Issue

Although it’s small potatoes compared to big budget and tax issues that comprise the fiscal cliff, an expiring tax credit could take the wind out of wind power, if it’s not extended.

11/11/2012

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Gov. Christie Lashes Out At Media

New Jersey governor Chris Christie lashed out at the media during a news conference Friday afternoon over “careless reporting” in the aftermath of Sandy.

11/09/2012

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