Most of the potential Democratic candidates have more than $1 million available. But for those who officially enter the race, more fundraising may be necessary.
The president will address Congress next Wednesday in prime time. He must win over lawmakers and the American people, who are growing skeptical of Obama's healthcare plan, polls suggest.
The senator gave crucial support not only to national legislation but also to hospitals, universities, and research centers in his home state.
They're talking about using the budget reconciliation process for some parts, but it could be risky. Part 2 of two.
On its 100th anniversary, a history of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
The Democrats are edging toward a go-it-alone approach to legislation. Part 1 of two.
“My father taught me even our most profound losses are survivable. He taught me nothing was impossible.”