Saying that he had repeatedly bowed to political pressure and had made misleading statements to Congress, four Democratic senators Tuesday called for Stephen Johnson to resign as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.
The attack has raised concerns in Pakistan about the United States' increased willingness to take unilateral action in the war on terror.
The GOP blocked three energy bills last week to force Democrats to lift a drilling ban.
Prime minister Gilani arrives at the White House Monday. Likely topics: counterterrorism and democratic stability.
The key stumblingblock: whether to lift a ban on offshore drilling.
William and Janet Cohen want to use their experience as a mixed-race couple to start an open discussion on race in America.