| Sep 8, 2011
| 2:13 PM
The biggest activity in Washington between now and Thanksgiving is the focus on the so-called “super committee,” those 12 Democrats and Republicans charged with reducing the deficit by $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years. Lobbyists,...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Steven Miles and Arthur Caplan are my new heroes. They should be yours, too - if you hold the radical opinion that facts matter.
Dr. Miles, a University of Minnesota bioethicist, offered $1,000 to a charity if Michele Bachmann can prove a link she...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Tennessee Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander caused a ripple on Capitol Hill last week by announcing he will drop out of his party's Senate leadership to pursue a more independent course, which would seem to be a break from the GOP's my-way-or-the-highway...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:33 AM
Richard Carmona, who served as U.S. surgeon general in George W. Bush's administration, announced Thursday that he will run as a Democrat for Arizona's open U.S. Senate seat.
Carmona, who turns 62 this month, said in a statement that Washington is broken...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 8:43 AM
The co-chairs of the congressional "super committee" seemed doubtful the panel would reach a deficit-reduction accord by Monday's deadline, each blaming the other party's unwillingness to budge on the contentious issues of taxes and entitlement spending....
| Dec 15, 2011
| 6:48 PM
Weary of one last round of brinkmanship before the holidays, Congress reached a tentative deal late Thursday on a $1-trillion spending bill that would avert a government shutdown as both parties continued talks to extend President Obama's payroll tax...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 8:02 AM
Dislcaimer: This press release is a statement provided by the elected official’s office.
Moran works to stop over regulation of family farms and ranches
“In towns from coast to coast, consumers enjoy a safe and affordable food supply due...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 7:39 AM
WASHINGTON — Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois, the No. 2 official in the Senate, said this morning that he was optimistic about ongoing negotiations toward a deal on raising the debt ceiling.
"I have a much more positive feeling than I did 24 hours...
| Feb 12, 2012
To get a modern-day perspective on the euphoria Arizonans felt on Feb. 14, 1912, when they were granted statehood, try to imagine the Cardinals winning the Super Bowl. Or the Diamondbacks winning the World Series. Or the Suns at long last nailing the...
| Feb 12, 2010
| 9:34 PM
TODAY Today (N) 6 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC The Situation Room With Wolf Blitzer 3 p.m. CNN McLaughlin Group 6:30 p.m. KCET SUNDAY Today (N) 6 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America (N) 6 a.m. KABC......
| Feb 13, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Also Sens. Lindsey Graham, Bob Corker, Jon Kyl, Rep. Aaron Schock and Paul Volcker.....