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  1. The U.S. Appetite For Cuban Cigars Isn't What It Used To Be

    The Cuban cigar industry should be excited. President Obama Wednesday that the U We don't know the size of the market for Cuban cigars in the U.S. because of the embargo, but we do have good projections for overall cigar smoking in the country...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  2. There Won't Be A Backlash To Ending The Cuba Embargo

    Nearly 15 years ago, President Bill Clinton authorized federal agents to return Elian Gonzalez, who had been rescued at sea and sent to live with relatives in Florida, to his father in Cuba. The outcry from the Cuban community in Florida was loud and...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  3. Tony Oliva thrilled about Obama's plans for U.S.-Cuba relations

    William Weinbaum

    Tony Oliva was thrilled to hear about President Obama's plan toward normalizing relations between the U.S. and Cuba, Oliva's home country.

    Story | Conversation | December 17, 2014
  4. Obama Is Unpopular, And That's Unlikely To Change

    The public appears to have made up its mind about President Obama. His job-approval rating in early 2014 averaged 41.5 percent In late 2014 -- despite an -- it averaged the same 41.5 percent. Over the past year, his rating has never gone higher th...

    Blog | December 11, 2014
  5. Americans Have Grown More Supportive Of Torture

    The Senate report released Tuesday on the 's use of harsh interrogation techniques during the George W. Bush administration comes at a time when Americans' support for such techniques are at a high point. The report exposes new de...

    Blog | December 09, 2014
  6. Hagel Served As Defense Secretary About As Long As History Would ...

    Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is . He has been in the position for 634 days -- less than two years. That may sound brief, but by history's standard, Hagel's tenure is almost perfectly normal. There have been 24 defense secretaries (countin...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  7. Every Immigration-Related Executive Action Of The Last 58 Years

    Republicans have called President Obama's executive actions on immigration illegal and imperial. have after Obama ordered work permits to be made available to nearly five million unauthorized immigrants. But Obama's actions have plenty of...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  8. Undocumented Immigrants Aren't Who You Think They Are

    In a , President Obama laid out his plan to grant work permits to millions of unauthorized immigrants, as part of a broader overhaul of immigration enforcement. Obama says he has the legal authority to carry out the policy without congressional appro...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  9. The Election Map Alone Doesn’t Explain The 2014 Republican ...

    Throughout the 2014 campaign, we kept hearing that Republicans were going to do well because of the "map." To take back the Senate, all they had to do was win seats in six states (Alaska, Arkansas, Louisiana, Montana, South Dakota...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  10. The Electoral Politics Of Obama's Immigration Speech In Neva...

    On Thursday evening, President Obama a series of executive actions giving work permits to several million undocumented immigrants. On Friday, he's expected to rally support for the policy in Las Vegas. That's no coincidence. Nevada is a re...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  11. Obama's Immigration Plan Mostly Covers Parents

    President Obama on Thursday night announced major changes to the U.S. immigration system. The administration's plan will temporarily remove the threat of deportation for nearly five million undocumented immigrants, focusing mostly on parents. A...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  12. Every President's Executive Orders In One Chart

    President Obama is due to announce an executive action Thursday, one that will change the legal status of millions of immigrants and is likely to be remembered as a major effort to change the country's immigration system. The action allow up to...

    Blog | November 20, 2014
  13. The Supreme Court Won't Be Getting Another Sotomayor Anytime...

    Democrats lost the Senate, but so what? President Obama still has two more years and . But there is at least one area where the GOP's new Senate majority makes : a Supreme Court nomination. While it's still unclear whether Obam...

    Blog | November 19, 2014
  14. Who Might Be Included In Obama's Immigration Overhaul?

    The reported Thursday that President Obama plans to take executive action on immigration reform as soon as next week. Specific details of the order have yet to be released, but administration officials told the Times that one piece will allow many u...

    Blog | November 14, 2014
  15. The Divide Between Republican And Democratic Voters On Major Issu...

    President Obama and GOP congressional leaders to pass new laws after Republicans take over the Senate and extend their dominance in the House in two months. But just what can they agree upon? Voters on Tuesday didn't provide much hope for inte...

    Blog | November 07, 2014
  16. One Reason Bruce Braley Still Has A Chance in Iowa

    Looking at President Obama's popularity in Iowa, you might think Democrat Bruce Braley would have little chance of winning the U.S. Senate seat there. Obama's in the state, according to live telephone polls, is just 39 percent. That's...

    Blog | October 28, 2014