Pressure grows to move Department of Homeland Security bill past Democratic filibuster.
Though Coburn seems certain to lose this battle, he has won many others.
It's not the nuclear winter some Republican senators predicted one year ago today.
However, there are loser's benefits for the Democrats.
Labor and liberals have pressed Reid for additional changes to Senate rules.
The healthcare law roiled politics in 2013 and promises to keep shaking things up next year.
Republicans can't block Obama's nominees, but they can slow them down.
The Senate leader is pushing Republicans to yield time on President Obama's nominees.
Their push for an extended debate sets up a 1 a.m. vote on a judicial confirmation.
OPINION | It is impossible to overstate the damage done to our form of governance.
The change makes it easier for Obama to replace her, if he chooses.
While issue is "insidery," GOP thinks it can still have some use in 2014.
Mathematical reality seems to be a challenge for the GOP House majority.
Obama's nominations to National Labor Relations Board have proven to be prescription for trouble.
Americans deserve so much better than what either Democrats or Republicans have offered up.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said he was “stunned” that Senate Majority Leader...
GOP seeks to get around the frequent Democratic ban on considering amendments.
After some slight turbulence during her confirmation process, Deborah Lee James was sworn in as the...
“There are certain things we have to get done before Christmas,” the Senate leader said.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) accused Democrats of manufacturing a fight on...
Patricia Millett is Obama's first nominee to clear the Senate since rules changed.
As bad as things have been, Obama has a handful of reasons to be thankful.
“This is a really good thing,” an administration official said.
Liberals had clamored for Reid to play hardball and are excited to see their demands met.