Topic: U.S. Democratic Party
It appears as if Democrats will rally enough votes in the House to pass a repeal of 'don't ask, don't tell.' The situation in the Senate is less clear, though the bill seems set to get through committee.
05/26/2010 02:48 pm
Obama makes his second trip to support Barbara Boxer and is heckled about policy on gays in the military.
05/26/2010 01:06 pm
Democratic National Committee chairman Tim Kaine discussed the DNC's strategy for the 2010 election at an April 28 Monitor Lunch.
05/26/2010 08:37 am
President Obama hoped to reach out to Senate Republicans in a meeting Tuesday. But 'we simply have a large difference of opinion,' one said.
05/25/2010 08:29 pm
What do polls have in common with James Joyce and baseball scores? They're Greek to most people – until they learn how to read them.
05/25/2010 05:18 pm
President Obama and Defense Secretary Robert Gates wanted to move forward with a repeal of 'don't ask, don't tell' more slowly. But Congress is pressing for a vote this week.
05/25/2010 04:50 pm
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D) of California is battling an anti-incumbent mood, tough economic times, and her image as the quintessential California liberal. President Obama is raising funds.
05/25/2010 04:47 pm
The White House will support the repeal of the 'don't ask, don't tell' law.
05/25/2010 01:12 pm
A White House plan released Monday would give the president more power to cut 'pork' spending. But Congress controls the federal purse strings jealously.
05/25/2010 09:38 am
At the end of Year 1, it’s still not clear where Obama is heading.
05/25/2010 07:35 am