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Topic: Arlen Specter
Tiff over? Democrats present Specter with peace offering
Ridge says no -- Specter could retain powerless Senate seat
For Specter and the Democrats, it was a brief honeymoon
Today's briefing: Pakistan's next hot spot, Mexico returns to normal
Foreclose vs. resetting mortgages: the fight goes on
Specter can defeat Toomey easily - but not Tom Ridge
Specter: Reagan's GOP is gone
Specter the Defector to appear on two enchanting Sunday shows
Among Democrats, a rift over siding with banks
Souter retirement gives Obama early Supreme Court pick
In replacing Souter, how far left will Obama go?
Formula for an Obama press conference: 13 questions
Specter switches parties to win reelection
Democrats' message to GOP in budget plan: We don't need you
More Republican craziness? Now Huntsman isn't good enough for GOP
Air Force One fiasco -- Obama demands review
President Obama's news conference -- full text
Obama, Biden welcome Specter -- all stress he's "mavericky"
Beyond Specter, Republicans have a steep hill to climb
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Will Specter be the center's pivot?
Morning briefing: climate, security, and politics
Senator Specter defects to Democrats, strenghtening Obama's hand
Specter changes parties -- politically motivated? Noooooo!
'Regular Joe' plays a key White House role
Ethics lapses dog prosecutors of Stevens' corruption trial
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