Durbin: Republicans Putting Loretta Lynch 'In The Back Of The Bus'A top Democratic senator criticized Republicans for their handling of Loretta Lynch's attorney general nomination.
U.S. Senator: 'All Signs Point to Putin' Being Responsible for Malaysia Airlines Crash U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin has called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to accept responsibility for downing a Malaysian Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine.
'Selfie Senator' Booker On Quest For Photos With All 99 Fellow US SenatorsSen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., is on a congressional quest to take selfies with all 99 of his fellow U.S. senators –lending to his recent designation as the “Selfie Senator.”
Rove Group Ad Attacks Clinton For Alleged Role In 'Cover-Up' Of Benghazi AttackEven with the 2016 presidential election about three and a half years away, American Crossroads is taking Hillary Clinton to task for her alleged role in the “cover-up” of the U.S. consulate attack in Benghazi, Libya.
Source: Immigration Bill Could Exclude Many A bipartisan immigration bill soon to be introduced in the Senate could exclude hundreds of thousands of immigrants here illegally from ever becoming U.S. citizens, according to a Senate aide with knowledge of the proposals.
Visits Like Newtown Becoming Too Regular For ObamaFor President Barack Obama, it was another sorrowful visit to another grieving community full of broken hearts from unimaginable violence.
Dems Suggest Party Unwilling To Tackle Entitlement Spending Before Fiscal CliffPresident Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner met at the White House to discuss the "fiscal cliff," while rank-and-file Republicans stepped forward with what they called pragmatic ideas to break the stalemate.
Opinion: Democrats Take Their Turn With Gaffes And Negative Press At ConventionCommonly referred to as “what goes around, comes around’, the Republicans are finding plenty to take shots at as the Democrats conduct their week in the ‘often dubious’ political spotlight called “the Convention”.
NFL To Capitol Hill: Senator Wants Hearing On Bounty ScandalSen. Dick Durbin is setting up a Judiciary Committee hearing about bounties in the NFL and other major sports in the wake of news that New Orleans Saints players received extra cash for hits that hurt particular opponents.
US: Afghanistan Turmoil Won't Change US War Plan The Obama administration is sticking determinedly to its stay-the-course message in Afghanistan despite a week of anti-American riots, the point-blank killing of U.S. military advisers and growing election-year demands to bring the troops home.