Senate Democrats Demand More Money for Amtrak Repair Backlog
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Senate Democrats Demand More Money for Amtrak Repair Backlog

JOAN LOWY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats on Thursday demanded that Republicans provide…

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Trade Offers Contrast Between Obama, Senate Democrats
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Trade Offers Contrast Between Obama, Senate Democrats

ERICA WERNER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators of both parties worked Wednesday to revive…

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The Lamest Lame-Duck Session
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The Lamest Lame-Duck Session

(Politico) – December will be the lamest lame-duck session in a long time. Senate Democrats…

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Senate Advances Constitutional Amendment
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Senate Advances Constitutional Amendment

(Politico) – Several Senate Republicans joined Democrats on Monday to advance a constitutional amendment that…

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Democrats Assail G.O.P. After Filibuster of Proposal to Raise Minimum Wage
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Democrats Assail G.O.P. After Filibuster of Proposal to Raise Minimum Wage

[Washington Post] WASHINGTON — With the Republican-led filibuster of a Senate proposal to raise the…

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Senate GOP Blocks Dems’ Minimum Wage Boost
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Senate GOP Blocks Dems’ Minimum Wage Boost

ALAN FRAM, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans blocked an election-year Democratic bill on…

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Reid Considering Change to Nominations Rules
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Reid Considering Change to Nominations Rules

ALAN FRAM, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday that…

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