Senate Democrats

In this 2015 file photo, a bronze statue of San Juan Bautista stands in front of Puerto Rico's Capitol as U.S. and Puerto Rican flags fly in San Juan. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File)

Before island’s primary, Sanders criticizes Puerto Rico plan

LOS ANGELES — Two weeks before Puerto Rico's primary, Democratic presidential candidate…

 

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., right, talks to reporters following a closed-door caucus meeting at Republican National Committee headquarters on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Conservatives block budget; Ryan cites anxiety among voters

WASHINGTON — Dealing an embarrassing setback to House Speaker Paul Ryan, tea…

 

Sen. Christopher Murphy, D-Conn., center, speaks about the Iran nuclear deal on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Democrats clinch critical votes for Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON — Pressing their advantage, the White House and insistent Senate Democrats…

 

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Senate Democrats block action on Obama's trade agenda

Senate Democrats dealt President Barack Obama a stinging setback on trade Tuesday,…

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State Sen. Leland Yee, others indicted in corruption case

A California state senator and more than two dozen others have been…

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AP Photo/Steve YeaterCalifornia Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg

California Senate suspends Leland Yee, two other Democratic lawmakers

The California Senate voted Friday to suspend three lawmakers who face charges…

AP Photo/Steve YeaterCalifornia Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg
AP Photo/Rich PedroncelliState Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg

Scandals plague Democrats in California capital

So far in 2014, each month has brought news of another arrest…

AP Photo/Rich PedroncelliState Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg
AP Photo/Manuel Balce CenetaSenate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid

Democrats vote to curb filibusters on appointees

Senate Democrats eased the way for swift approval of President Barack Obama's…

AP Photo/Manuel Balce CenetaSenate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid

GOP attacks Manchin for skipping controversial Senate votes

He may be willing to put a bullet in liberal carbon tax…

Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden diagnosed with cancer, will miss votes to pursue treatment

Via Dave Weigel, a statement from Sen. Ron Wyden (D., Ore.): After…