The economic stimulus bill is his first big test in replacing ‘old habits’ with less partisanship in Washington.
Major job cuts announced this week add urgency to the bill as it nears a House vote.
Readers write about how Hamas is treated in Western media, holding politicians responsible for their actions, why the US should take the lead in helping Zimbabwe, and how Russia's actions have provoked Ukraine.
He aims to expand access to the remaining $350 billion in TARP funding.
Congress ponders its options – from better investment policing to a new watchdog.
The would-be senator from Illinois, named by a tainted governor, vows to fight on.