The Senate

The Republican-led Senate has confirmed Jeff Sessions as Attorney General, despite objections from Democrats over the civil rights record of President Trump's nominee
In all the recent hype, little has been said about the forward-thinking, future-shaping Federal Circuit whose unique nature makes it diverse in its own right, regardless of the sexual orientation of its newest member.
Last night at midnight a New Year dawned. But what did I do? I stretched and yawned. For I was asleep, warmly snug in my bed, while visions of calendars danced in my head.
Are we so complacent that we feel we do not need to demand gender equality? Many women are convinced there is equality between men and women. But this simply is not true. Here are the facts on the matter.
Political games prevent Senators from even beginning to debate some of the most important issues. This week, my colleagues and I have begun a process to challenge the broken rules in the Senate and reform the filibuster.
"I support offshore drilling." With this position, Carly Fiorina is falling in line with her 'Drill, Baby, Drill' comrades and continues her work to become the Sarah Palin of California.
Specifically, two automated polls conducted in late August by SurveyUSA and Rasmussen Reports show Rossi leading by 7 and
Is that the media's job? To invent scenarios that are for the most part implausible just to give them the excuse to have another ten minute panel discussion?
Two Democrats, Sens. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Russ Feingold (D-WI), voted against the bill. Four Republicans, Sens. Scott
Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, has been fighting unsuccessfully this week for a vote on his proposal to limit the fees charged
For more than a year, the Treasury Department has grappled with a monumental global economic crisis while many of its most
The unexpected success of ABC's breakout reality megahit, The Senate, may precipitate a torrent of copycat shows.
HANDS down, the State of the Union's big moment was Barack Obama's direct hit on the delicate sensibilities of the Supreme
Earlier that day, however, progressive Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold (Wisc.) said in a statement that the White House was
When an aide warned Reid that his quip would "end up on the CNN Web site," the smiling majority leader repeated his previous
As Joseph P. Kennedy II contemplates a race to reclaim the Senate seat held by his family for nearly half a century, his
Gensler will have to move away from the agency's "head in the sand" policy of recent years, while defending commodity futures trading against accusations of undue influence.
Quit all the debating about the work and get to work, to the business of getting citizens into lifeboats. A seat on a lifeboat will lead to a profoundly productive life that will benefit all of us.
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The Huffington Post's Sam Stein reported last year on the aggressive tactics Republican senators were using to obstruct an