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Gay rights bill heads for first hurdle in Senate

The Senate prepared to push major gay rights legislation past a first, big hurdle Monday as Democrats and a handful of Republicans united behind a bill to prohibit... Read more »

Nov. 4, 2013


Jon Huntsman Sr. says book's Romney tax claim is 'supermarket tabloid trash'

According to a new book about the 2012 presidential election, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's July 2012 claim that Republican candidate Mitt Romney hadn't paid any... Read more »

Nov. 1, 2013


'I followed the law': Congress governs self under Obamacare

Think you're confused by "Obamacare." It's roiling Capitol Hill behind the scenes, too. Read more »

Nov. 1, 2013


GOP blocks Obama nominees, and Dems weigh response

Senate Republicans on Thursday blocked President Barack Obama's picks for a powerful federal court and a housing regulatory agency, prompting Democrats to threaten... Read more »

Oct. 31, 2013


Cory Booker sworn in as newest US senator

Former Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker is starting his new job in an unusual position — a freshman Democratic senator with celebrity status. Read more »

Oct. 31, 2013

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