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The No. 2 Republican in the House wants to make the minority more than 'the party of no.'
The House passed legislation that will dramatically increase the size of AmeriCorps.
Specter has represented Pennsylvania in the U.S. Senate since 1981.
The House and Senate passed a budget tailored largely to Obama's specifications.
Why volunteer for free when you can get paid by the government instead?
Congress is scared to push for arts spending, so artists like Linda Ronstadt make the case.
As the ranking member Senate Energy Committee, she cannot be ignored by the Obama administration.
The chair of the Senate Environment Committee will shape a variety of green energy legislation.
Scare tactics even as killings mount add to the case against the gun lobby.
Bright is a Democratic congressman from Alabama.