President Obama would rather look to the future, but Democrats persist in probing the Bush administration’s alleged misdeeds.
Republicans want more tax cuts, less spending in a package they warn could top $1 trillion.
The Illinois governor's impeachment trial may open Monday without the defendant or his lawyers.
In East Room ceremony, President Obama breaks with his predecessor and signals a move to tougher standards for auto emissions and fuel economy.
U.S. Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand, who's relatively conservative, is named to take the seat vacated by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton