United States Senate

Aug 31, 2011 - 8:45 AM
It took the <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/congressional-impasse-forces-faa-shutdown-30635/">furloughing of 4,000 “nonesse
Aug 30, 2011 - 8:40 AM
A group of Democratic senators sent a letter to House Speaker John Boehner last month asking him to appoint conferees to FAA reauthorization talks before t
Oct 9, 2008 - 10:12 AM
• While Congress was on a five-week recess from August to September, the process for nominating presidential candidates (Senators John McCain and Barack Ob
Sep 5, 2008 - 7:34 AM
• When the dog days of August arrived, Congress adjourned for five weeks, leaving a number of major bills hanging fire.
Aug 29, 2008 - 11:05 AM
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May 15, 2008 - 10:01 AM
After a 10-day recess in mid-February, Congress returned to tackle a few of the pending major issues that have been subjected to heavy bipartisan views.
May 9, 2008 - 7:28 AM
Observing the 107th Congress could sometimes be likened to watching a three-ring circus.
May 5, 2008 - 6:44 AM
• Congress recessed for a couple of weeks at Easter time.
Feb 7, 2008 - 5:59 AM
A Senate confirmation hearing on the nomination of acting FAA Administrator Robert Sturgell to become the next permanent head of the agency was postponed a
Feb 7, 2008 - 5:59 AM
A Senate confirmation hearing on the nomination of acting FAA Administrator Robert Sturgell to become the next permanent head of the agency was postponed a