Gov. Terry McAuliffe says Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Warner will “crush” former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie in this year’s Senate race.
It’s voters like Jammy Turner who give Republicans hope of ending an Arkansas political dynasty and taking control of the U.S. Senate this fall.
Liz Cheney Quits Senate Bid Due To ‘Serious Health Issues’ That ‘Have Recently Arisen In Our Family’
Liz Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, said Monday she is abandoning her effort to unseat Republican incumbent Sen. Mike Enzi.
Congress returns to work Monday with election-year politics certain to shape an already limited agenda.
Amid partisan conflict in Congress, dozens of lawmakers from both parties — including staunch liberals and conservatives — have united behind a bill that supporters say addresses a heart-rending issue beyond politics: the millions of foreign children languishing in orphanages or otherwise at risk because they have no immediate family.
President Barack Obama intends to nominate Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., as ambassador to China, Democratic officials said Wednesday, turning to a lawmaker well-versed in trade issues to fill one of the nation’s most sensitive diplomatic posts.
A budget spending plan has been approved by the Senate and is awaiting the signature of President Barack Obama for final approval.
A plan to set the federal budget for the next two years passed in the House with a large bipartisan vote of 332-94.
A budget agreement between key Republicans and Democrats. Even President Barack Obama was on board. All without anyone threatening to repeal this or shut down that.
Majority Democrats in the Senate won approval Tuesday for one of President Barack Obama’s key judicial nominees, the first of his picks to win confirmation since they weakened the chamber’s filibuster rules.