Obama: Washington Feels Broken

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President Obama says he underestimated how politics trumps problem solving in Washington.

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    05/23/2015 - 8:06 pm | View Link
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    05/23/2015 - 12:19 am | View Link
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    05/22/2015 - 11:16 pm | View Link
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    05/22/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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