Topic: West Virginia
Family, friends, members of the US House and Senate, and hundreds of congressional staffers who had worked with him say their final goodbyes.
08/29/2009 01:00 am
Officials in West Virginia, Vermont, Wyoming and Washington state have reported receiving between three and five laptops, each over the course of two separate deliveries — but none had ordered any of them.
08/28/2009 01:00 am
The absence of his dealmaking skills could make negotiations even harder, but some say his death will inspire Democrats to get the job done.
08/27/2009 01:00 am
Attacks rise, but a new $21 million court has failed to convict any major suspects in six months. US Marines frustrated by shrinking role in key Iraqi city
08/21/2009 01:00 am
A database from watchdog groups compares projects backed by members of Congress with campaign contributors. Billions are involved in potential conflicts of interest.
08/14/2009 01:00 am
Reform advocates are adapting to conservatives' tactics and aim to flood audiences to give Democrats cover from attacks.
08/13/2009 01:00 am
Finance Committee chairman Baucus tries for bipartisanship. But critics in his own party worry that could weaken overhaul legislation - especially provisions for children.
08/08/2009 01:00 am
In a meeting with the president Tuesday, Senate Democrats agree to work with Republicans on a bipartisan bill – but only until the middle of September.
08/04/2009 01:00 am
The government spent $9,184 per person last year. But the money was not distributed evenly among the 50 states.
07/24/2009 01:00 am
07/21/2009 01:00 am