Dispute over a 2010 California law concerning the treatment of egg-laying chickens could complicate negotiations on a new five-year farm bill this week.
You’d be forgiven for being cynical about big plans in Washington to create an infrastructure bank. Sen. Mark Warner is behind a new attempt to create an infrastructure bank. Photo: DailyKos President Obama has been talking about it for years.
Michelle Obama touted the Democrats' leading female Senate candidates at a fundraiser for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee in New York on Tuesday.Democrats see these female recruits turning out women voters in the midterms — ...
Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Veterans lay their lives on the line to preserve the freedoms many of us take for granted. For the majority of military men and women it's not the glory, nor the money that motivates them, but pride in country and self.
Images from the 5th annual conference at the Newseum.
Worse than the noise, it's the uncertainty of when it's coming that keeps Tony Jordan on edge.
It's certainly not a new idea - what's new is the current bipartisan Senate bill, cutely abbreviated as the BRIDGE Act, seeded with $10 billion of federal funds that would attract funds from the private sector to be loaned to worthy ...
WASHINGTON (CN) - Senate Democrats promoted a bipartisan effort to reform sentencing policies at a prison oversight hearing Wednesday, while some Republicans remained wary that proposed reforms could inject leniency into the criminal justice system.
A few months ago, Senate Republicans agreed to start behaving and stop the ritual obstruction of all the president's judicial nominations. Basically, a handful of Republicans agreed they would help Democrats break the filibusters of routine nominees ...
Jim Carlson, the in-your-face headshop owner who defied Duluth authorities for four years before he was convicted last month of selling synthetic drugs, is not going quietly into federal prison.