Suddenly, the presidential campaign season has descended on the Senate filibuster reform debate.
OPINION: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has delivered on his promises for the upper chamber.
Dems hope they pushed Republicans into tough votes.
He slammed the GOP's open letter as "irresponsible" and "flat wrong."
Ritchie joined the office as an associate historian in 1976.
Democrats say they "are troubled" by the delay in voting on the attorney general nominee.
Shelby is "holding hearings to determine where legislation is needed."
The White House says now is not the time for Congress to get involved on Iran.
Republicans say they’re unaware of objections that could prolong the fight.
Reid is wearing the sunglasses to protect his eyes after surgery.
Obama nominated Michael O'Rielly for a full term in October.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) held a hearing on the issue in July.
Can a candidate go from an unpopular Congress to the White House?
Senators are close to unveiling legislation to fight so-called patent trolls.
Senate Democrats won’t put out an alternative budget resolution, Bernie Sanders said.
The measure would enhance information sharing on cyber threats.
McCain notes Hillary "excoriated" George W. Bush over supposed secrecy.
The schedule change comes ahead of an expected snowstorm.
OPINION | The Senate's role has been intentionally undermined in recent years.
Republicans in the upper chamber worry about a fight they consider a distraction.
Conservative hardliners rail against what they view as GOP capitulation on immigration.
The "Divergent" actress famously flirted with a Kentucky Senate bid against Sen. McConnell.
Sen. Ron Johnson will head the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.
The Nevada Democrat is leading a divided party smarting from the midterm election.