President Barack Obama condemns failure to nominate Debo Adegbile
Susan Collins is the only Republican Senator facing re-election in a state carried by Obama in 2012. Yet her Democratic challenger, Shenna Bellows, a former Maine American Civil Liberties Union director, has received little …
Being nice can pay off (sorta) in Washington D.C.
Actors Ben Affleck and Seth Rogen will appear before two different Senate panels February 26
In a rare bipartisan moment, Reid and McCain come together to fight boxing head injuries
Citing health and other concerns, ‘Dr. No’ says no more
Outlines his plan to fix the Senate should Republicans win back the majority
Doctors diagnosed the Nevada Senator with exhaustion, but he is now “cleared to go back to work”
He will be the first African American to head DHS
The 6,000-page report, which documents use of torture, was approved last year, but has yet to be made public
As if things could get even more log-jammed in Congress, the Senate grinds to a virtual halt
With a historic and controversial move, Senate majority leader Harry Reid renders the sober Senate more like the hyperpartisan House
Senate Democrats pushed through a historic change to the chamber’s rules on Thursday, doing away with filibusters on executive appointments and most judicial nominations in a bid to ease the gridlock gripping the chamber.