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The Senate Republican leader called Washington a boom town.
Liberal lawmakers may try to change Senate rules next year if Democrats retain their majority.
In Tuesday’s primary election nearly three-quarters of all those casting ballots registered their opposition to the federal mandate that all citizens buy health insurance.
It's your party, Mr. President. You can cry if you want to.
Democrats are pushing the campaign finance bill ahead of the 2010 elections.
The 57-41 vote was three short of the total needed to advance the measure.
Democrats are using GOP objections as fuel on the campaign trail.
Legislation to restore unemployment benefits broke free of Senate Republican delaying tactics.
The deficit isn't Obama's fault, but he is to blame for the politics surrounding it.
The president said Republicans are holding the unemployed "hostage."