Yesterday's dramatic floor action proved the virtue of the Senate's unique rule.
Durbin warned that Democrats could block the bill over Sen. Tom Cotton's measure.
Cruz is not new to controversy, but his lack of reverence for his own party members may be the last...
He has injected substance and purpose to the presidential campaign.
A legislative solution looks unlikely, given substantive differences between Republicans.
The 2016 hopeful is speaking out against "a direct violation of the fourth amendment."
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...
“I do think our filibuster made a difference,” Sen. Chris Murphy said.
McConnell is setting up a task force to look at changing the filibuster rules.
Suddenly, the presidential campaign season has descended on the Senate filibuster reform debate.
There is virtually no privacy left in America.
The Senate might not have enough time to get trade and national security bills done.
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.