Gallery Retiring senators
Obama is urging lawmakers to take a constructive approach to the bipartisan healthcare summit on Thursday. But many members of the GOP are wary of the meeting.
02/21/2010 11:48 am
At the annual CPAC in Washington, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was the early front-runner for the 2012 presidential elections.
02/18/2010 06:27 pm
With his new fiscal commission, President Obama continues his push for bipartisanship. But it may be an uphill slog. On other major issues – healthcare, bank reform, and jobs – it's been hard to find agreement.
02/18/2010 06:24 pm
Prisons are turning to wind power to supply energy for their around-the-clock operations.
02/18/2010 12:23 pm
Grassroots efforts are under way to draft rock musician John Mellencamp as a replacement for retiring Sen. Evan Bayh of Indiana.
02/17/2010 05:47 pm
Sen. Evan Bayh's last-minute announcement that he won't run for reelection means state party leaders will have to find a candidate. In Indiana, whoever that is will have to be a relatively conservative Democrat who can work with Republicans.
02/17/2010 04:47 pm
With the announcement that Sen. Evan Bayh is not running for reelection, the GOP has a good shot at taking over yet another Senate seat from Democrats in the November midterms.
02/16/2010 07:53 pm
As winter takes hold, our life shrinks to two snug rooms.
02/16/2010 06:28 pm
Indiana Senator Evan Bayh announced today that he will not be seeking a third-term.
02/15/2010 09:43 pm