The latest news on Congress
After an initial snub from his Democratic colleagues, Burris is welcomed into the club.
This version of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act includes $275 billion in tax relief.
Dubbed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the bill envisions $550 billion in spending.
Democrats, eager to move on, decided to seat the new junior senator from Illinois.
Why Caroline Kennedy is fit for the Senate but not necessarily a role model for on-ramp moms.
GOP fears being sidelined in the planning for economic rescue measures.
Two bills introduced this week would give D.C. the right to a vote in Congress.
Good for the women of the House.
Coleman and Al Franken are locked in a battle for a U.S. Senate seat from Minnesota.
It looks like Senate Democrats are backing down and preparing to seat Burris.