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Obama to Senators: Pause For ‘Period of Time’ on Seeking Iran Sanctions

President Barack Obama has personally appealed to senators to hold off on seeking additional sanctions on Iran while the U.S. and world powers negotiate a nuclear deal with Tehran.

11/19/2013

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., walk to a Republican caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol, on Oct. 15, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Boehner: ‘There Have Been No Decisions About What Exactly’ House Republicans Will Do

House GOP leaders moved Tuesday to counter an emerging Senate plan to reopen the government and forestall an economy-rattling default on U.S. obligations.

10/15/2013

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., speaks to reporters after leaving the Senate Chamber on Oct. 13, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Corker: Democrats, Republicans Need To Get ‘On The Same Page’

A Senate Republican says there’s plenty of blame to go around for the partial government shutdown and specter of default.

10/14/2013

Republicans call the Supreme Court's latest ruling on campaign donations a victory for free speech. Democrats say it's more like a win for the super-rich. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Senate Takes The Lead In Shutdown, Debt Limit Talks

Senators put faith in party leaders Sunday to devise a plan that would reopen the government and steer clear of a potential default this week, saying it’s unthinkable that political obstinacy would prevent the United States from paying its bills.

10/13/2013

A Senate panel has voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to use military force against Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Senate Panel Votes to Authorize Force in Syria

A Senate panel has voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to use military force against Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack.

09/04/2013

Sen. John McCain listens during a hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill on Sept. 3, 2013 in Washington. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

McCain Doesn’t Support Senate Resolution to Authorize Military Force Against Syria

Sen. John McCain says he doesn’t support the latest Senate resolution to authorize military force against Syria.

09/04/2013

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., speaks to members of the media after a vote on the Senate floor on  June 24, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Corker: ‘I Do Think Action Is Going To Occur’ Militarily Against Syria

The ranking Senate Foreign Relations Committee Republican is urging a “surgical” U .S. air strike against Syria in reprisal for Bashar Assad’s alleged use of chemical weapons.

08/26/2013

File photo of President Obama playing golf. (credit: Matthew Healey-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Plays 120th Round Of Golf While In Office

The White House says President Barack Obama is playing golf with three senators.

05/06/2013

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., speaks to members of the media after leaving a closed-door briefing on the attacks in Benghazi, Libya, on Dec. 13, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Corker: Asian Leaders ‘Worried’ About Sequester Cuts On Defense

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, a ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said foreign leaders from Japan, China and South Korea are concerned about U.S. fiscal health as tensions remain high over North Korea.

04/03/2013

GOP Senators have vowed to reject President Obama's consumer oversight nominee unless the office itself is changed. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

GOP Senators Vow To Reject Obama’s Consumer Protection Nominee

Renewing a 3-year-old fight over bank oversight, Senate Republicans said Friday they will oppose President Barack Obama’s nominee to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau unless the office created after the 2008 Wall Street financial meltdown is significantly changed.

02/01/2013

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