| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:53 PM
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is racing to finish negotiations on a Pacific free-trade pact by year's end, but it's running up against a potentially major obstacle at home.
A bipartisan majority in the Senate this week sent a letter...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:55 PM
WASHINGTON -- The woman shot to death after a police chase from the White House to Capitol Hill had been suffering from mental health issues, according to federal law enforcement officials, including postpartum depression after her daughter was born and a...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 4:44 AM
ABC's "This Week" inteviews Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz. The program starts at 11 a.m. on WFTV-Channel 9. Other guests are Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., and Rep. Raul Labrador, R-Idaho. ABC's Jonathan Karl will lead a roundtable...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Sen. Bob Casey had about $1.3 million on hand at the end of 2010, according to an analysis by the Washington Post of Democratic senators up for re-election in 2012. The cash puts Casey right in the middle of his......
| Feb 6, 2012
| 4:37 PM
It wasn’t just singer M.I.A. who got into hot water for her actions during Super Bowl XLVI. Republican senatorial candidate Pete Hoekstra stirred the pot with a political ad that featured an Asian woman speaking broken English which sparked...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 1:47 PM
It’s a $71 billion industry in Michigan: Agriculture. U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow spent the morning touring an Ottawa County farm, talking about the challenges and concerns of West Michigan farmers. Her visit coincides with the writing of the U....
| Jul 3, 2011
| 8:09 PM
Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin, a longtime advocate of the Chesapeake Bay, is wading into the high-profile debate over the federal regulation of pesticides -- instantly putting him at odds with fellow Democrats while potentially raising his national profile on...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 1:57 PM
A major military contract for the Boeing Company will impact jobs right here in West Michigan.
It's a $35 billion Air force contract, fought over by Boeing and the European parent company of Airbus to build the next-generation aerial refueling tanker. ...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 4:04 PM
Senator Debbie Stabenow was in Kalamazoo County Tuesday to cut the ribbon on a new wind technician training tower at Kalamazoo Valley Community College.
Their Wind Turbine Technician Academy is one of the only programs of it's kind in the country. The...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:43 PM
A chilly Friday evening didn't stop a large crowd from cheering on Division Avenue.
Thousands of people lined the streets of downtown Grand Rapids to remember loved ones, support our military, and most importantly say 'thank you' for their service....
| Dec 21, 2011
| 6:26 PM
Lisa Lehmann creates handcrafted, one-of-a-kind jewelry. Recently, she found herself the victim of online fraud. More specifically, Lehmann found cheap imitations of her designs on a Chinese website called alibaba.com.
According to Lehmann the site...