Ted Stevens

May 8, 2008 - 7:13 AM
With the Republicans retaking control of the Senate when the 108th Congress convenes early next month, some recognizable names will be moving back into the
May 5, 2008 - 6:44 AM
• Congress recessed for a couple of weeks at Easter time.
Dec 28, 2007 - 7:59 AM
•  Congress enjoyed a recess for the Thanksgiving holiday period, but not all members of the Senate availed themselves of the break.
Dec 19, 2007 - 11:52 AM
• With many eyes focused on the Presidential election date, both houses of Congress worked diligently on such agenda items as tax cuts, disaster relief, co
Oct 9, 2007 - 9:09 AM
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has raised its estimates of budget deficits.
Jul 25, 2007 - 5:26 AM
• Congress recessed for about a week to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday and returned to face a full plate of pending legislation before recessing agai
Jul 5, 2007 - 11:56 AM
• Congressional debates on war funding consumed much of lawmakers’ time and much national media attention.
Dec 18, 2006 - 11:17 AM
• Congress took a three-week break on November 16 to allow lawmakers to ponder the results of the election.
Oct 31, 2006 - 4:45 AM
• In view of the enormous funds allocated for hurricane relief ($62 billion to date with more to come) and a mounting budget deficit, President Bush and le
Oct 10, 2006 - 9:31 AM
– The Department of Homeland Security and the Transportation Security Administration finally surrendered to Congressional pressure and offered a plan to op