Bill Cassidy Donated To Sen. Landrieu's First Re-Election CampaignIn 2002, a public hospital physician named Bill Cassidy donated to Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu's first re-election campaign.
McConnell Promising New Senate GOP Majority Will Quickly Resurrect Keystone Pipeline LegislationIncoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is promising the new Republican majority will quickly resurrect Keystone XL pipeline legislation killed by Democrats, potentially setting up an early 2015 veto confrontation with President Barack Obama.
Supporters Of Senate Bill To Approve Keystone Pipeline Scrambling To Find Last VoteWith the clock ticking, supporters of a Senate bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline are still scrambling to find the last vote.
White House: Obama Takes A 'Dim View' Of Legislative Efforts To Force Action On Keystone XL PipelineA political gambit by an endangered Senate Democrat broke loose long-stalled legislation to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline as the lame-duck Congress returned to a Capitol where results of last week's GOP blowout are still sinking in.
Jindal: GOP 'Better Not Waste' Election VictoriesLouisiana governor urges Congressional majorities leaders to do more than simply reject President Obama's policies.
Senate Dems' Campaign Committee Cancels Plans For TV Ads In Louisiana's Major Markets To Help LandrieuSenate Democrats' campaign committee on Thursday began canceling plans for television ads in Louisiana's major markets to help Sen. Mary Landrieu's runoff campaign against Republican Bill Cassidy, making her re-election bid an even steeper challenge.
Newly-Elected Senators Significantly Younger Than PredecessorsThe next Senate will be slightly younger than the current one.
Louisiana Senate Race Headed To Runoff In DecemberThe Louisiana Senate race will be decided in December.
Polls Suggest Louisiana Senate Race Headed For December RunoffThreatened with ouster in a state trending more heavily Republican, U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu wasn't certain to know her political fate Tuesday, as voters cast their ballots in Louisiana's tight Senate race.
Rep. Clyburn: Many In South Find Obama Unacceptable Because Of 'Skin Color'Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., argues that a deep-rooted racism in some parts of the South are behind the president's unpopularity in the region.
Sen. Landrieu: I'm 'Not Backing Up From Things I Have Supported President Obama On'Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu said Monday that she is "not backing up" from President Barack Obama, but she also insisted that she had a record of bipartisanship during Louisiana's latest Senate race debate.
Senate Democrats Scuttle Vote On Spending BillBiggest obstacle is Mitch McConnell amendment that would block new regulation of existing coal plants.