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Though no stranger to the occasional glitch, outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius flubbed part of her farewell speech when she realized one of her pages was missing.

She gave her speech in the Rose Garden at the White House Friday alongside President Obama and his nominee to replace her, Sylvia Matthews Burwell. Sebelius announced her resignation on Thursday, just days after the ObamaCare enrollment period drew to a close.

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|President Obama praises former President Lyndon Baines Johnson's efforts to expand civil rights.

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|House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, says Republicans' harsh treatment of the Obama administration is because of the administration's stonewalling, not race.

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Obama: Cynicism often passes for wisdom
Thursday, 10 April 2014 14:15

The President talks about cynicism in politics at a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.

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|CBSNews.com Executive Washington Editor Steve Chaggaris talks with RealClearPolitics Political Reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns about how President Obama can help congressional Democrats in the 2014 elections even if he doesn't hit the campaign trail.

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Obama: We can do more to help
Wednesday, 09 April 2014 19:30

President Obama speaks at the memorial for the three soldiers killed at Fort Hood military base in Texas.

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|Former President George H.W. Bush welcomed President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama when they arrived in Houston on Wednesday.

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|President Obama says we must honor the memory of the soldiers slain by a gunman at Fort Hood by improving mental health counseling for veterans and keeping guns out of the hands of the mentally unstable.

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A supporter of Obama wears a collection of badges in the audience during a 2012 election campaign rally in Colorado Springs.reuters

IRS workers in several offices have been openly supporting President Obama, including by donning pro-Obama paraphernalia and urging callers to reelect the president in 2012, according to allegations contained in a new government watchdog report. 

A report by the U.S. Office of Special Counsel, released Wednesday, cited accusations that workers at a Dallas IRS office may have violated federal law by wearing pro-Obama items like shirts, stickers and buttons.

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silver-elephantsGovernor Bobby Jindal is making news today in Louisiana and throughout the nation, as he now does every day.  For those Jindal watchers, the Louisiana governor, Presidential hopeful is headlining a GOP fundraiser, is taking victory laps for a federal court ruling in his favor over his education reform fight against the Obama administration.

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