Topic: Lamar Alexander
Issues of safety and waste make way for a focus on funding.
08/13/2009 01:00 am
Six other Republican senators have announced they’ll retire. The exits are a sign the GOP sees itself in 'back seat' for years, say analysts.
08/07/2009 01:00 am
Democrat Tom Daschle and Republicans Bob Dole and Howard Baker put forth an alternative proposal Wednesday.
06/17/2009 01:00 am
Though Democrats are asking for bipartisan support, the resolution passed Wednesday suggests they are prepared to go it alone on healthcare and education reform.
04/29/2009 01:00 am
Following last month's major coal-ash spill in Harriman, Tennesse, a West Virginia lawmaker has introduced legislation to set federal standards for storing the toxic waste produced by burning coal.
01/16/2009 12:00 am
Hayley Colley of Tennessee is among the Americans who, on Nov. 4, will cast votes in a US presidential election for the first time.
10/14/2008 01:00 am
Congress to begin work on a bill the next president would be willing to sign.
06/01/2008 01:00 am
The move, which passed the Senate and House Tuesday with a bipartisan majority, may reflect changing GOP ideas on energy.
05/15/2008 01:00 am
Democrats hope this week's hearings can shift the war's course. GOP wants Clinton, Obama to acknowledge its gains.
04/08/2008 01:00 am