Sen. Tom Harkin

Hillary Clinton To Attend Fundraiser In Iowa Bill and Hillary Clinton will headline the annual steak fry for retiring Sen. Tom Harkin of Iowa, making a big return to the leadoff caucus state as the former secretary of state considers another presidential campaign.
Senate GOP: Education Secretary Has 'States Over A Barrel' On Sweeping Rewrite Of No Child Left BehindThe Senate Education Committee on Wednesday finished its sweeping rewrite of No Child Left Behind that eases coast-to-coast requirements for schools and gives states greater independence to set their own goals.
GOP Accuses Dems Of Pushing 'National School Board' To Replace No Child Left BehindThe good intentions of No Child Left Behind have not yielded good policy, the Democratic chairman of the Senate education panel said Tuesday as lawmakers began to rewrite the sweeping legislation that governs all schools that receive federal tax dollars.
Republicans Treading Carefully Around Tea Party As They Pursue Senate MajorityTwice burned, Republicans are treading carefully around Tea Party groups as they pursue a Senate majority that slipped through their fingers in 2010 and 2012.