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Keller @ Large: Getting Tougher Might Not Be A Good Idea

While “getting tougher” may be a feel-good wish for Obama supporters, it’s also wishful thinking.

01/22/2013

US President Barack Obama takes the oath of office in front of (L-R) First Lady Michelle Obama, daughters Malia and Sasha during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama: ‘America’s Possibilities Are Limitless’

Asserting “America’s possibilities are limitless,” President Barack Obama declared on Monday that a decade of war is ending and the nation’s economy is recovering as he launched into a second term before a flag-waving crowd of hundreds of thousands on the National Mall.

01/21/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20:  U.S. President Barack Obama is sworn in by Chief Justice John Robets Jr. as daughters Malia ( 2nd R) and Sasha watch in the Blue Room of the White House during the 57th Presidential Inauguration January 20, 2013 in Washington, D.C.  Obama and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden were officially sworn in a day before the ceremonial inaugural swearing-in. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama And Vice President Biden Sworn In During Official Ceremony

Stepping into his second term, President Barack Obama took the oath of office Sunday in an intimate swearing-in ceremony at the White House, the leader of a nation no longer in the throes of the recession he inherited four years ago, but still deeply divided.

01/20/2013

President Barack Obama speaks on proposals to reduce gun violence as Vice President Joe Biden watches on January 16, 2013. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Unveils $500 Million Program To Curb Gun Violence

Without waiting for Congress, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced a sweeping $500 million program to curb gun violence.

01/16/2013

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Keller @ Large: Everyone Needs To Take More Responsibility For Gun Violence

Throwing a bunch of executive orders at the problem instead of beginning the long, hard job of promoting personal responsibility in all corners surely isn’t going to get us anywhere.

01/16/2013

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Shyne Threatens Obama With “Kanye West Meltdown” Over Chicago Murders

Former Diddy protégé Shyne has gone on a Twitter tear against the president. The Belize-born rapper has been calling out President Barack Obama for not doing more to curb the murder rate in the president’s hometown of […]

01/14/2013

President Barack Obama. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Deal Reached As U.S. Technically Goes Over Fiscal Cliff

The House of Representatives will not vote tonight on any potential deal to avert the fiscal cliff, according to CBS News, and the nation will go over the cliff at midnight.

12/31/2012

Hurricane Sandy off the east coast on October 29, 2012. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

6 Mass. Counties Eligible For Sandy Disaster Aid

About $22 million is now available to state and local governments to share for emergency response and repair costs.

12/19/2012

President Barack Obama announces the creation of an inter-agency task force for guns as Vice President Joe Biden listens at the White House on December 19, 2012.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

President Obama Sets January Deadline For Proposals To Reduce Gun Violence

Spurred by a horrific elementary school shooting, President Barack Obama tasked his administration Wednesday with creating concrete proposals to reduce the gun violence that has plagued the country.

12/19/2012

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Mass. To Allow College Tuition Break For Some Illegal Immigrants

Gov. Deval Patrick has instructed state colleges and universities to allow some illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates to attend state colleges and universities.

11/19/2012

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