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Steny Hoyer's liberal streak and campaign skills have helped him climb to become the No. 2 Democrat in the House.
With Democrats now in the minority, Hoyer is the Democratic whip.
Hoyer, whose district is near the nation's capital, often sticks up for federal workers at a time when the federal government is considering cuts.
At a ceremony on the Mall, Kennedy ceremoniously began his fast by accepting a small cross from Eliseo Medina, a longtime immigration rights activist.
The problem of Obama's selling of his health-care law.
The Pennsylvania Democrat explains why he is so strongly defending the new health-care law, despite the early stumbles.
With a fear of political backlash and no central oversight, HealthCare.gov has long been plagued by troubles.
Karin Johanson helped orchestrate the 2006 Democratic takeover of the U.S. House and served as campaign manager for Sen. Tammy Baldwin.
By holding tough, Obama and his party gamble they can end a cycle of government by brinksmanship.
As uncertainty roils financial markets, White House invites Democrats, GOP to separate sessions.
Your shutdown update.
Reports of one officer injurted;
PROJECT: Wilson Andrews, Jason Bartz, Ryan Kellett, Katie Parker, Leslie Passante and Serdar Tumgoren - The Washington Post. Published Oct. 8, 2012.
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