Douglas Announces Bid for SenateA former George W. Bush administration defense department appointee from Bladensburg is running for Senate in Maryland.
VA Nomination On Hold In Senate Over Agent Orange DisputeTwo Democratic senators are holding up a vote on Dr. David Shulkin's nomination for the Veterans Affairs' top health post.
McConnell: 2016 Goal Is To Maintain GOP MajorityAcknowledging that increasing the Republican majority in Congress may be impossible, the Senate Majority Leader said his goal for the 2016 election is to keep the seats he has.
Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch as U.S. Attorney GeneralLoretta Lynch has won confirmation to serve as the nation's attorney general, ending months of delay.
Senate to Hold Hearings on Police Body CamerasThe Senate is planning to hold hearings on the police use of body cameras, as protests over the death of a black man in police custody continue in a nearby city.
Senate Nears Votes On Trafficking Bill, Loretta LynchKey senators said Monday they're close to a deal on an anti-trafficking bill, potentially clearing the way for a vote to confirm President Barack Obama's attorney general.
WATCH: U.S. Sen. Roberts' 'Frozen' Ringtone Creates Hearing HystericsSen. Pat Roberts is urging people to "let it go" after his cellphone filled a somber committee hearing room with the first few bars of a song from Disney's "Frozen."
Rep. Donna Edwards Endorsed by 7 Local OfficialsRep. Donna Edwards has been endorsed by seven members of the Prince George's County Council in her bid to replace retiring Sen. Barbara Mikulski.
Prince George's Co. Executive Endorses Van Hollen for SenatePrince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker endorsed Chris Van Hollen for the United States Senate on Wednesday.
Menendez Pleads Not Guilty To CorruptionThe New Jersey Senator was charged with accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for political favors.
Schumer Considered Favorite To Replace Reid As Head Of Senate Dems, Report SaysThe Senate Minority Leader announced he will not run for re-election next year.
Senate OKs Artificial Insemination Bill for Same-Sex CouplesFemale same-sex couples in Maryland would have the same health care benefits for artificial insemination as heterosexual couples, under a bill passed by the state Senate.