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GOP says they weren't given sufficient leeway to offer amendments to the wide-ranging policy bill.
Lady Gaga isn't a credible spokesperson on “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.”
Senate Democrats have attached the "don't ask, don't tell" repeal to a military spending bill.
The Senate takes up the emotional issue of repealing the ban on gays serving openly in the military.
Moderate GOPers face an unappealing choice: tailor principles to appease the Tea Party or lose someday.
New GOP lawmakers will be much farther to the right than those they are replacing.
Liberal lawmakers may try to change Senate rules next year if Democrats retain their majority.
Legislation to save the jobs of teachers, police, and other public workers passed the Senate.
The bill advanced by a 61-38 tally that ensures the measure will pass the Senate.
Kagan's confirmation may be the Senate Democrats' only achievement this week.