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Obama Corrects NASA Director on Muslim Outreach

On July 6, NASA director Charles Bolden said in an interview that reaching out to the Muslim world in joint space exploration projects was a primary goal of renewed NASA efforts.

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Clinton unveils $500 million aid package for Pakistan

Monday, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton unveiled a $500 million aid project for Pakistan, which would finance the construction of hospitals, water purification systems, and two hydroelectric dams to provide relief and resources to Pakistan’s most impoverished and disadvantaged regions.

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Clinton Works to Change Perception of America

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton initiated talks with Pakistan in the capital city Islamabad on Sunday urging the Muslim state to play a stronger role in the ongoing conflict with Afghanistan.

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Testimonies Reveal Emanuel’s Possible Involvement in Blagojevich Conspiracy Case

It is reported that former Ill. Gov. Rod Blagojevich attempted to get White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel to host a fundrais

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Obama Urges Iraqi Leaders to Form Government

On Thursday, President Barack Obama urged Iraqi leaders to form a government at their earliest discretion as he announced that the military was ahead of schedule in its plan draw down troops.

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Rahm Emanuel Overjoyed at Passing of Wall Street Overhaul Bill

Rahm Emanuel was overjoyed as Congress passed the financial-overhaul bill, which places stiff restrictions on banks and Wall Street, limiting lending practices and increasing consumer protections.

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Clinton Condemns 'Horrific' Mosque Attacks in Iran

U.S Secretary of State Hillary Clinton issued a statement Thursday condemning the "horrific twin suicide bombings carried out in the Sistan-Balochistan province of Iran." Clinton says those claiming responsibility should be held accountable for the actions.

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Obama Needs to Re-modify Exit Strategy for Afghan War

US politicians expressed their concern about President Obama’s lack of an exit strategy to Afghanistan during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing that took place on Wednesday.

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Hillary Clinton Advocates for Women's Rights in Afghanistan

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recently met with the president of Afghanistan to advocate for women’s rights.

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Emanuel and Jarret: No More Lax Business Regulation

On Tuesday, White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel and senior adviser Valerie Jarrett sent a letter to the US Chamber of Commerce responding to concerns voiced by the chamber about excessive economic regulation under the current administration.