Topic: U.S. House of Representatives
Readers write about Washington's role in regulating the financial sector, why cadets enlist in the military, anticipatory self-defense, and sexual harassment.
09/24/2008 01:00 am
The House of Representatives Tuesday voted to ban almost any diversion of water from the Great Lakes Basin, one of the world's largest sources of fresh water, to places outside the region.
09/23/2008 01:00 am
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09/21/2008 01:00 am
Lawmakers focus on bailouts and look to overhaul financial regulations.
09/18/2008 01:00 am
The House of Representatives approved a bill Tuesday night that would relax the federal ban on offshore drilling and try to expand renewable energy. Here's a breakdown.
09/17/2008 01:00 am
With Gov. Sarah Palin’s sudden elevation to the GOP ticket, the world tries to fathom the 49th state – its sourdoughs and cheechakos, boomers and greenies. A moon at noon?
09/14/2008 01:00 am
The vice presidential nominee’s hometown in Alaska takes pride in its independent ways.
09/04/2008 01:00 am
Palin isn’t the only one running for federal office. All the activity muddies the line of succession.
09/02/2008 01:00 am
Conservative thinkers and political historians think the GOP could be at the end of its historic 40-year grasp on power.
08/30/2008 01:00 am