Senate

George Allen to challenge James Webb in Virginia's Senate race?

It looks as if Allen is gearing up to challenge Webb, or…

Dirty Money Watch: Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-Calif.

WHO: Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-Calif. WHAT: Becerra received $1,000 from General Motors'…

Boxer: Senate has the votes to delay EPA's carbon regs

One of the Senate's most liberal members, Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., is…

Dirty Money Watch: Rep. Pat Tiberi, R-Ohio

WHO: Rep. Pat Tiberi, R-Ohio WHAT: Tiberi received $1,000 from General Motors'…

The freshmen are ready to rock 'n' roll

When the 112th Congress convenes Jan. 5, many familiar faces will be…

Coburn: 'There will be no more big spending bills'

Sen. Tom Coburn, R-OK and "Dr. No," has been taking lots of…

Dirty Money Watch: Rep. Pete Olson, R-Texas

WHO: Rep. Pete Olson, R-Texas WHAT: Olson received $1,000 from General Motors'…

Senate clears way for 'don't ask don't tell' repeal

The Senate has just voted to end debate on a bill that…

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…

Dirty Money Watch: Rep. John Mica, R-Fla.

WHO:Rep. John Mica, R-Fla. WHAT: Mica received $1,000 from General Motors' Political…

Senate liberals looking to ban filibuster in 2011

With an even smaller majority in the 112th Congress next year, some…

Joe Manchin goes both ways

Joe Manchin, West Virginia's popular governor who was recently elected to the…

Next House speaker Boehner ready to one-up predecessor

Perhaps it was a way of needling Democrat Nancy Pelosi, the first…

US Senate should leave labor policy to the states

Seventeen years ago, one of my predecessors as governor of Virginia, L.…

Coburn promises to attach earmark ban on first bill in lame duck Senate

Senate Democrats ought not think they are immune to the earmarks issue…

Some Democrats getting the message on earmarks; Udall tweets support for a ban

Looks like the action on the Republican side in the House and…

McConnell on earmark ban: We're serious about cutting spending

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., reversed course and announced Monday he…

Sen. McConnell will back earmark ban

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., will back an earmark moratorium. His…

11 Senate GOPers, including six newcomers, to propose earmark moratorium; Cornyn, DeMint working together

Even as some in the liberal mainstream media appear determined to spark…