by Alejandro Davila Fragoso May 26, 2016
"This is the legislative equivalent of the middle finger."
by Alan Pyke May 19, 2016
What does a Koch-funded senators obstinacy mean for the nascent bipartisan coalition that argues Cotton's tough-on-crime ideas are dead wrong -- and which also gets money from the Kochs?
by Ian Millhiser May 12, 2016
Nearly 700,000 Americans will be enfranchised under Clinton's simple plan.
by Emily Atkin & Alice Ollstein May 4, 2016
Just because Cruz is out of the presidential race doesn't mean he's lost his political influence.
by Josh Israel Mar 18, 2016
"The tough thing about these senatorial jobs is you get 'yes' or 'no' votes. Your whole job is to either say 'yes' or 'no,' and explain why.”
by Josh Israel Mar 16, 2016
Republican Senators Thad Cochran, Dan Coats, Susan Collins, Orrin Hatch, Jim Inhofe , John McCain, and Pat Roberts voted to confirm Garland back in 1997.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Mar 16, 2016
GOP senators are finding plenty of other ways to spend their time.
by Alan Pyke Mar 10, 2016 Updated: Mar 10, 2016
A week before the final negotiations over debt relief for for-profit college victims, most of the Democrats in the Senate just made a personal appeal to President Obama to get his bureaucrats in line.
by Kristen Ellingboe - Guest Contributor & Ryan Koronowski Mar 8, 2016
Fossil fuel industry campaign contributions to climate deniers jumped by roughly $10 million in the last year.
by Judd Legum Feb 23, 2016
His seat could be empty for a year or longer.