Begich Concedes Senate Race To Sullivan Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich has conceded the Alaska Senate race to Republican Dan Sullivan.
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.
Baltimore Sen. Jones-Rodwell To Retire At Term EndSen. Verna Jones-Rodwell, a Democrat who has represented a Baltimore district for 15 years, will retire when her term ends in January.
Bill That Would Allow Paul To Run For President Without Giving Up Senate Seat Advances In Ky. Senate CommitteeRepublican 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.
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.
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.
Cory Booker Sworn in as Newest US SenatorFormer Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker is starting his new job in an unusual position — a freshman Democratic senator with celebrity status.
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.
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.
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.
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.

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