Topic: Harry Reid
He has criticized Bush’s attempts to trump Congress, especially on war issues.
12/31/2008 12:00 am
His pick, former Illinois attorney general Burris, is well-regarded but lost his last four campaigns.
12/30/2008 12:00 am
But many exiting lawmakers also bring years of experience to the Obama administration.
12/18/2008 12:00 am
Congress's rescue of financial institutions may prove the exception, as automakers learned last week.
12/15/2008 12:00 am
In the Senate, many Republicans resist $14 billion package, worried that the industry won't repay US loans or become more competitive.
12/11/2008 12:00 am
The $15 billion draft bailout comes with strict conditions and immense federal oversight.
12/10/2008 12:00 am
Lawmakers say bankruptcy for Detroit's Big Three is 'not a viable option.'
12/05/2008 12:00 am
The president-elect’s influence is altering both policy directions and the partisan tone in Congress.
11/24/2008 12:00 am
An auto bailout, a second stimulus package, and foreclosure help are on hold as Washington awaits the new administration.
11/21/2008 12:00 am
Readers write about the US government's role in the global tobacco industry, whether the Democrats will end partisanship in Washington, and Europe's reaction to the election of Barack Obama.
11/20/2008 12:00 am