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Senate Republicans are stalling confirmation for cabinet and court nominees.
Former GOP lawmaker says GOP has regressed on winning over women.
Lawmakers, celebrities and techies are hosting a virtual march on Washington Wednesday for immigration.
The Republican senator from Texas gets under Democrats' skin.
The plan would establish a new federal agency to oversee the nation's nuclear waste management.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans backed by a small band of rural-state Democrats scuttled the most far-reaching gun control legislation in two decades on Wednesday, refusing to tighten background checks on firearms buyers or ban assault weapons as they spurned the personal pleas of families of the victims of last winter's elementary school shootings in Newtown, Conn.
Democrats are only interested in the politics of gun control.
In Senate recess, Bloomberg and other Mayors Against Illegal Guns run ads on background checks.
Do top Democrats have anything to say about Bob Menendez?
Support for Feinstein's gun ban is hard to come by on Capitol Hill.