Topic: U.S. Senate
A dozen Senate Democrats joined Republicans in voting against a stimulus package that would add about $80 billion to the deficit. President Obama says it will save state and local jobs.
06/16/2010 08:48 pm
In Pictures Scenes of fatherhood
California has voted solidly Democratic in recent elections. But the national GOP may be hoping that, with Meg Whitman and Carly Fiorina as standard-bearers there, the party can broaden its appeal.
06/16/2010 03:40 pm
Cap and trade: Wyoming senator says Obama shouldn't link cap and trade to BP oil spill.
06/16/2010 03:07 pm
In South Carolina, black Republican Tim Scott is taking on one-time segregationist Strom Thurmond's son in a race for the US House GOP nomination that explodes Southern stereotypes.
06/15/2010 05:28 pm
More than 1,200 delegates wrapped up the three-day meeting, hearing speech after speech castigating big government and Democrats.
06/14/2010 11:32 am
The question of how Alvin Greene, a discharged Army soldier living with his dad, won a major US senatorial primary tests South Carolina's bounds of credulity.
06/12/2010 02:25 pm
Conspiracy theories abound after unknown Alvin Greene wins Democratic nomination for US Senate in South Carolina
06/12/2010 12:47 pm
How did Alvin Greene, an unemployed Army veteran who lives with his dad, win a South Carolina primary without fundraising? House majority whip James Clyburn calls foul.
06/11/2010 05:01 pm
There was no indication of what — if anything — Obama knew about the alleged deal.
06/11/2010 12:08 pm