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After rift with two Republican Senators, Senate back on path to stop government shutdown.
Sen. Tom Coburn's annual slam book on how the government wastes taxpayer's money is out and calls out the current Congress as one of the worst yet.
Critics blast Obama compromise, still plan to push issue in Congress
Over-taxing the oil and gas companies will not help America create more jobs.
It's a lack of courage, not competence, that's behind the government's ideological gridlock.
There's some hope for compromise among "super committee" picks.
A new poll shows nearly two thirds of Americans support the Republicans debt ceiling plan.
The Gang of Six senators have shown up to save the day, but it may be too late to act on their plan.
As talks falter, simmering split over debt ceiling and taxes may be picking up steam.
Democrats and Republicans are trying to redefine the debates over taxes, Libya, and the debt ceiling for political expediency.