updated 2:07 PM EDT, Wed April 16, 2014

New fundraising numbers suggest that these organizations, which are free of many of the fundraising rules that keep checks on candidates and party committees, will have a major impact on the 2014 Senate, House and gubernatorial elections, which are shaping up to be the most expensive midterms ever. FULL STORY

The power of the pen and immigration

The President has faced increasing pressure to use the power of his pen to help stem the high number of deportations. FULL STORY

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