Senate healthcare reform bill needs 60 votes to advance. Here are five questions that could determine whether Democrats will rally around it.
11/19/2009 12:00 am
Majority leader Harry Reid unveiled the Senate's healthcare reform bill Wednesday. Now Reid must cobble together 60 senators to avoid a Republican filibuster.
11/18/2009 12:00 am
Two major left-leaning activist groups are threatening to work against Democrats who vote against a public option or for abortion restrictions in healthcare reform legislation.
11/10/2009 12:00 am
10/28/2009 01:00 am
Poll results tend to show that voters approve of the public option for healthcare. But senators like Joe Lieberman could vote the other way.
10/27/2009 01:00 am
In one case, a juror divulged a verdict on Twitter before it was announced. Now, some judges are trying to manage how members of the jury use Twitter.
10/21/2009 01:00 am
The Senate Finance Committee passed its healthcare bill Tuesday along party lines – with the exception of Olympia Snowe's vote. But her comments suggest that the bill will be difficult to pass on the Senate floor.
10/13/2009 01:00 am
Bill and Hillary Clinton were married in a home that now stands out against neglected college student duplexes nearby.
10/09/2009 01:00 am
All students will study the nation's racial troubles and progress in US history courses.
10/08/2009 01:00 am
Democrats have chided Republicans for not offering their own healthcare ideas. But GOP attempts to turn the debate toward more incentives and fewer mandates have been rebuffed.
10/07/2009 01:00 am