A key question: Will the conflict divert voters' attention from the economy this fall?
A key component is likely to be more troops, but the strategy must go beyond that, experts say.
With Bush urging new oil exploration in coastal waters, top lawmakers respond with calls to tap the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
Even though legislation fell to defeat, Friday’s debate marked the first time a majority backed a cap on carbon emissions.
In the Senate, opponents focus on pump prices and tax consequences.