Topic: Richard Baker
Sen. Robert Byrd’s knowledge of Senate history and precedent laced his floor speeches, informed his strategy as a party leader, and was an encyclopedic resource to his colleagues.
07/01/2010 09:07 am
First elected to Congress in 1952, Sen. Robert Byrd has an encyclopedic knowledge of Senate rules and legislative history dating back to Roman times. On Wednesday, he became the longest-serving member of Congress.
11/18/2009 12:00 am
Philosopher-author Alain de Botton asks: Why do we work?
06/25/2009 01:00 am
Superdelegates, or party professionals, could play a decisive role in the outcome of the Democratic race.
01/30/2008 12:00 am