Topic: Lynn Woolsey
Some worry that David Dreier's retirement means reduced clout for California on Capitol Hill. But others say an anti-pork atmosphere in Washington means their concerns are overblown.
At issue is a deal brokered by the House Democratic leadership to exempt the powerful National Rifle Association and others from disclosure requirements in a new campaign finance law.
06/18/2010 09:12 pm
Education Secretary Arne Duncan took the Obama administration's plans for No Child Left Behind to Capitol Hill Wednesday. Lawmakers were pleased but also had tough questions.
03/18/2010 09:29 am
Democratic leaders cut a deal with their party's conservative 'Blue Dogs,' but Progressives on the left say 'no way.'
07/29/2009 01:00 am
Lawmakers and others who were against the Iraq war generally support the president. But they worry about another 'quagmire.'
04/04/2009 01:00 am
The president meets with skeptics in his own party to boost support for his $3.6 trillion plan.
03/31/2009 01:00 am