The latest news on Congress
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.
They appear ready to reverse positions and seat Illinois Senate pick Roland Burris.
Bob Kemper looks at the motivations behind Roland Burris's attempt to join the Senate.
The respected Washington figure would bring new oversight and might smooth relations with Congress.