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August 5, 2009, 6:53 PM EDT
( - Simon Rosenberg, president of the New Democrat Network (NDN), believes that the Republican Party rose to power in recent decades by exploiting "racial fear" -- and can make amends now by supporting comprehenisve immigration reform.   “It is my belief that in the core of everything we know about the modern Republican Party, the way that they came to power, is through the exploitation of racial fear,” Rosenberg said.   
July 31, 2009, 6:38 PM EDT
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) (AP File Photo)
July 30, 2009, 4:36 PM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) (AP Photo)
July 10, 2009, 4:12 PM EDT
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) (AP Photo)
July 7, 2009, 6:50 PM EDT
Washington ( - House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said Tuesday that the health-care reform bill now pending in Congress would garner very few votes if lawmakers actually had to read the entire bill befo
June 29, 2009, 6:20 PM EDT
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) (AP Photo)
June 26, 2009, 6:18 PM EDT
( - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.) will not give the public a week to review the final text of a health-care reform bill before it is voted on later this year.
June 24, 2009, 7:58 PM EDT
Coal-burning electricyt plant in Kansas. (AP file photo)
June 23, 2009, 8:18 PM EDT
( - House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D.-Md.) said at his weekly press briefing yesterday that President Obama and the Democratic leadership in both the House and Senate are united behind the cause o
June 15, 2009, 7:46 PM EDT
People sit in the waiting room of the Indian Health Service clinic in Crow Agency, Mont., Oct. 16, 2008. The Indian Health Service system serves almost 2 million American Indians in 35 states. (AP Photo/Mary Clare Jalonick)
June 12, 2009, 4:36 PM EDT
San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom
June 9, 2009, 11:32 PM EDT
U.S. Capitol (Wikimedia photo)
May 22, 2009, 4:15 PM EDT
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer of Md., tries to quiet reporters during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, May 22, 2009. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)