President Obama has issued a National Day of Prayer proclamation but will not hold an interfaith observance at the White House, as President Bush did. The administration is appealing a ruling last month that the official day of prayer is unconstitutional.
05/06/2010 09:34 am
Wisconsin Rep. David Obey, the chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, will not seek another term in office, he said Wednesday.
05/05/2010 05:40 pm
The bad news is that Washington has to make hard choices now to avert disaster. The good news is that some members of Congress are showing real political courage.
05/04/2010 11:40 am
Lawmakers in Congress have unveiled legislation to temper the Supreme Court ruling that allows unlimited spending by corporations and unions on political campaign ads. They could use help from Republicans who have supported campaign finance reform in the past.
04/30/2010 03:01 pm
Follow these seven methods to provide great vacation experiences for your family while also keeping your finances in mind.
04/16/2010 02:47 pm
Although Sarah Palin wasn't there, Rep. Michele Bachmann got roars of approval in DC on Thursday
04/16/2010 12:15 pm
US District Judge Barbara Crabb ruled that the National Day of Prayer violates the First Amendment’s prohibition on government endorsement of religion.
04/15/2010 10:05 pm
Radar suggests large fireball from meteor shower landed in southwest corner of Wisconsin.
04/15/2010 07:29 pm
The meteor in Wisconsin seen Wednesday night appeared as a fireball in the sky, shaking the ground with its accompanying sonic boom. It's not known if the meteor landed or burned up.
04/15/2010 03:42 pm
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