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Dem Senator Insists Obama Needs Approval For Iraq

A top Senate Democrat says President Barack Obama needs congressional approval before initiating any military action in Iraq.

06/25/2014

Maryland State House in Annapolis (Credit: maryland.gov)

Baltimore Sen. Jones-Rodwell To Retire At Term End

Sen. Verna Jones-Rodwell, a Democrat who has represented a Baltimore district for 15 years, will retire when her term ends in January.

04/21/2014

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Gaylord International Hotel and Conference Center on March 7, 2014 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Bill That Would Allow Paul To Run For President Without Giving Up Senate Seat Advances In Ky. Senate Committee

Republican Senate leaders in Kentucky cheered a bipartisan vote Wednesday that advanced a bill to let Republican U.S. Sen. Rand Paul run for president without automatically giving up his Senate seat – but Democratic leaders in the House warned it was not a sign the bill has enough support to become law.

03/13/2014

Max Baucus

Senate Approves Max Baucus As China Ambassador

The Senate easily confirmed longtime Sen. Max Baucus on Thursday to become ambassador to China, handing the job to a lawmaker well-versed in U.S. trade policy but with little expertise about military and other issues that have raised tensions with Beijing.

02/06/2014

Sen. Creigh Deeds (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Va. Sen. Creigh Deeds: ‘Some Wounds Won’t Heal’

A Virginia state senator and onetime gubernatorial candidate stabbed by his son said Friday that he is “alive so must live,” his first public statement since the assault and his son’s suicide shortly thereafter.

11/22/2013

Booker, the 44-year-old Democratic former mayor of Newark, N.J., came into Congress as a rare freshman senator with celebrity status. He has been dubbed a rock star mayor by Oprah Winfrey, been called a hero for pulling a neighbor out of her burning home in 2012 and hobnobbed with Matt Damon. credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Cory Booker Sworn in as Newest US Senator

Former Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker is starting his new job in an unusual position — a freshman Democratic senator with celebrity status.

10/31/2013

File photo of Elizabeth Warren. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Plans Book On Middle Class

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren already is the author or co-author of nine books, but she has a lot more to write about.

03/19/2013

File photo of former U.S. Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Jackson Jr.’s Downfall Tied To Objects, Not Power

For all the talk of Jesse Jackson Jr. aspiring to be a U.S. senator or mayor of the nation’s third-largest city, his career wasn’t ended by attempts to amass political power.

02/16/2013

File photo of Sen. Michael Crapo (R-ID). (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Idaho Sen. Crapo Arrested In Va., Charged With DUI

Idaho Sen. Michael Crapo was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with driving under the influence in a Washington, D.C., suburb, authorities said.

12/24/2012

File photo of Energy Secretary Steven Chu (L) and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson (R). (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Heitkamp: ‘I’d Tell Obama He’s Wrong’ On Energy

Democratic Senate candidate Heidi Heitkamp said President Barack Obama’s energy policy is “wrong” and he should replace his energy secretary and Environmental Protection Agency director.

10/11/2012

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