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Keeping tabs on Congress

Keeping tabs on Congress

05/08/11 08:00PM

While the news on the capture and killing of Osama bin Laden dominated headlines over the last week, Speaker Boehner and the House passed a flurry of... watch

WashSpeak: Pocket Litter

05/06/11 11:49AM

Pocket Litter refers to the items that are taken off a captured or killed detainee, such as the 500 euros in cash and two telephone numbers Osama bin Laden reportedly had sewn into his clothing.If you have some Washington Speak you'd like us to clarify- send us an email dailyrundown@msnbc.com. read more

WashSpeak: Scrub

05/04/11 11:34AM

To scrub is to go over material with a fine-toothed comb. For example, a special CIA task force has already started scrubbing the five computers, 10 hard drives and more than 100 disks and thumb drives gathered at the compound for al-Qaida secrets.If you have some Washington Speak you'd like us to clarify- send us an email dailyrundown@msnbc.com. read more

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