The spending bill will head off the threat of another government shutdown through the fiscal year.
The White House says it's slowly winning support for nuclear deal.
Undocumented immigrants will be in the chamber during Obama's State of the Union.
Jim Messina managed Obama's 2012 campaign, remains close to White House
Walker, a potential presidential candidate, lauds man with rap sheet.
By 50%-30%, Virginia voters say they support Democratic Sen. Mark Warner over GOP challenger.
Robin Ventura appears in "A Christmas Carol" with 9-year-old Emily Beazley, who has Stage 3 Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma