President Barack Obama sought to reassure Democrats nervous about the impact of his health care law and the prospects for immigration legislation, telling them "You're on the right side of ... more 
President Barack Obama sought to reassure Democrats nervous about the impact of his health care law and the prospects for immigration legislation, telling them "You're on the right side of history." President Barack Obama told a gathering of House of Representatives Democrats that he had not yet made a decision on who would serve as the next Federal Reserve Board chair, replacing Ben Bernanke. President Barack Obama's national security team argued to keep its sweeping domestic surveillance powers intact, even as it acknowledged some limitations appear inevitable. Facing unexpectedly harsh opposition from both parties over its once-secret program capable of sweeping up the phone records of every American, the Obama administration said it wanted to work with lawmakers who seemed intent on putting limits on that authority. less 
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