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  • In Richmond's defense of fellow lawmaker Scalise, a history of camaraderie

    WASHINGTON Democrat Cedric L. Richmond's defense of Steve Scalise after revelations the Republican majority whip spoke to a white supremacist group in 2002 raised eyebrows in Washington especially among other members of the Congressional Black Caucus.
  • GOP challenges Obama over flood risks from climate change

    WASHINGTON Underscoring the political challenges President Barack Obama faces as he presses ahead to combat climate change, eight Republican senators are contesting the legality of his Jan. 30 directive toughening floodplain standards for new federal...

    Republican Bill Cassidy defeats Mary Landrieu in Louisiana Senate race

    Republican Bill Cassidy defeats Mary Landrieu in Louisiana Senate race
    Senator Mary Landrieu conceded defeat to Republican challenger Bill Cassidy in a runoff election on Saturday, a result expanding the Republican majority in the U.S. Senate at the expense of one of the chamber's last remaining southern Democrats....

    Louisiana Senate runoff may be last stand for Mary Landrieu, Democrats

    Louisiana Senate runoff may be last stand for Mary Landrieu, Democrats
    After Mary L. Landrieu had finished, after Louisiana's beleaguered U.S. senator was done touting her work bringing disaster relief and high-speed Internet service and street lamps and drainage pipes and defense dollars and so much more to her hard-pressed...

    Louisiana voters decide fate of Mary Landrieu, and Democrats in South

    Louisiana voters trooped to the polls on a sodden Saturday with history on their ballots. At stake: whether to reelect the last Democratic U.S. senator left in the Deep South and, in a classic echo of the state’s picaresque political past, if a...