By Joel Gehrke | 11/18/13 01:57 PM
New York Democrat Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand explained that President Obama didn't mislead her with his "if you like your plan, you can keep it" pledge, because "we all knew" that it wasn't true.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/18/13 12:59 PM
The National Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee will host a fundraiser Wednesday for Rep. Bill Cassidy, R-La., who is challenging Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu in one of the most hotly contested races of the upcoming midterm elections.
By David M. Drucker | 11/18/13 11:50 AM
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has reasserted his leadership on Capitol Hill, with the Kentucky Republican's aggressive maneuvering to end the October government shutdown reversing months of caution as he geared up for re-election.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/18/13 08:58 AM
The Democrats' Senate campaign arm raised more money in October than during the same month in any previous off-year election, boosted by the public anger over a government shutdown and buoyed by President Obama's seemingly undiminished fundraising prowess.
11/17/13 09:36 PM
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has secured public support from nearly half the Senate, but not enough votes, for her proposal to give victims of rape and sexual assault in the military an independent route outside the chain of command for prosecuting attackers.
By Editorial Writer | 11/15/13 12:22 PM
Sen. David Vitter is the skunk at the Capitol Hill party. The Louisiana Republican has introduced a measure in Congress called the No Washington Exemption from Obamacare Act. Vitter’s proposal requires that all senators, representatives and congressional staff members participate in Obamacare...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/15/13 03:45 PM
Vice President Joe Biden said that Washington needed a “strong Republican Party” free of the Tea Party's influence to break through the political gridlock in the nation's capital.
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/15/13 01:12 PM
Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., on Friday said she would oppose efforts to pass additional sanctions on Iran as the administration works to broker a deal on Tehran's nuclear program.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/15/13 11:10 AM
The chair of Republicans' House campaign arm indicated Friday that he will not punish conservative outside groups that target Republican incumbent in primaries, drawing a stark contrast with Republicans' more aggressive tack in Senate races. "My job is to defeat Democrats and elect...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/15/13 06:52 AM
President Obama’s push to broker a deal with Iran over its nuclear program is rattling the international community and Capitol Hill, presenting the White House with its latest foreign policy challenge. Secretary of State John Kerry's proposal to provide limited relief from sanctions if Iran...
By Byron York | 12/09/13
By Byron York | 12/09/13
By Richard Pollock | 12/06/13