Latest bipartisan gang tries to save Senate from itself

Latest bipartisan gang tries to save Senate from itself

Latest bipartisan gang tries to save Senate from itself As progressives push the Senate into a brawl over nixing the legislative filibuster, a group of senators is setting out to do the impossible: prove that the moribund chamber can still function. A group of 20 …..

Gavel and whip in hand, Dick Durbin tries to have it all

Gavel and whip in hand, Dick Durbin tries to have it all

Gavel and whip in hand, Dick Durbin tries to have it all Dick Durbin recently won the toughest race of his long career — and then immediately started charming the fellow Democrat he’d just trounced. Durbin bested Sheldon Whitehouse in a fierce competition for their …..