Babies Now Allowed On US Senate Floor Following Rare Rule ChangeIn a rare move, the Senate on Wednesday night voted to change longstanding rules to allow newborns – for the first time – onto the Senate floor during votes.
2 Democrats To Be Sworn In As Senators, Narrow GOP MajorityTwo new Democrats will be sworn in to the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, narrowing the Republican majority and complicating efforts by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to advance the White House's legislative agenda before the midterm elections in November.
Senate Presses Ahead On $36.5B Disaster Relief PackageThe Senate is pushing ahead on a $36.5 billion hurricane relief package that would give Puerto Rico a much-needed infusion of cash.
Candidates Make Last Ditch Efforts to Sway VotersCandidates make last ditch efforts to sway voters.
Congress Overrides Obama's Veto of Sept. 11 BillThe Senate acted decisively Wednesday to override President Barack Obama's veto of Sept. 11 legislation, setting the stage for the contentious bill to become law despite flaws that Obama and top Pentagon officials warn could put U.S. troops and interests at risk.
Senate's Odd couple: Boxer, Inhofe Forge Unlikely AllianceThe oddest of Senate odd couples — California Democrat Barbara Boxer and Oklahoma Republican Jim Inhofe — have accomplished something highly unusual in this bitter election year: significant, bipartisan legislation on the environment that has become law.
Opinion: Billions Are Being Spent On This Election, But Will It Change Anything?For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.
Opinion: Democratic Party’s Lies And SpinsThe blatant lies and the desperate spins generated from the “left” have been absolutely frightening. What’s extremely sad for them is that they don’t have a prayer of keeping the White House without creating lies and spinning obvious negatives into self-reported positives.
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