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The plan by Obama's budget commission fell short of the necessary votes for consideration by Congress.
The Senate rejected a GOP bid to ban the practice of larding spending bills with pet projects.
Democrats are on the road, hoping to minimize game-changing losses around the country.
At least 54 senators are worth a $1 million or more, according to a new analysis by Roll Call.
Whichever party controls Congress after the election probably will install the same leaders.
President Obama's interim chief of staff replaced Rahm Emanuel.
Pelosi, Axelrod, and Durbin disagreed Sunday on whether a quick tax-break vote was likely.
What schools can claim the greatest number of congressional alums from among today's lawmakers?
The DREAM Act’s popularity is growing, but there are obstacles that stand in its way to becoming law.
Liberal lawmakers may try to change Senate rules next year if Democrats retain their majority.