Topic: Jon Tester
Democrats failed to move forward on a bill that would have ended a tax break critics say rewards companies who send jobs abroad. Legislation is going nowhere ahead of Election 2010.
09/28/2010 05:03 pm
A report released Thursday finds that all 18 firms lining up for tens of billions in US-backed loans for new nuclear power plants would use overseas jobs to build most of them.
07/02/2010 12:36 pm
Senator Lincoln wants to stop big banks' risky derivative trades from being subsidized by taxpayers. Here's how to keep her measure in the financial reform bill.
06/01/2010 11:50 am
Thirteen Senate Democrats joined Republicans in rejecting a $245 billion 'doc fix’ to prevent cuts in payments to Medicare doctors. Majority leader Harry Reid said the Senate will address the issue again after health reform.
10/21/2009 07:00 pm
The Senate nears a vote on a bill to help ease the foreclosure crisis, as banking and real estate lobbies successfully resist efforts to let courts adjust terms of mortgages.
05/05/2009 01:00 am
04/24/2009 01:00 am
US automakers are likely to get $15 billion in federal loans, but lawmakers insist on industry restructuring.
12/08/2008 12:00 am
In a digitally democratic era, fans, bloggers, and activists can bypass traditional gatekeepers and bring about real change.
10/28/2008 01:00 am