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1 hr ago | USA Today
Mitt and Ann Romney, left, and Janna and Paul Ryan, acknowledge supporters on election night 2012.
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5 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News
There is no doubt, as Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., told colleagues last week, that members of Congress trust the military chain of command.
7 hrs ago | Politico
Sen. Claire McCaskill's legislation to force changes in the military's sexual assault policies passed the Senate on Monday without dissent, capping her latest bid to get the Pentagon to clean up its ranks.
7 hrs ago | SILive.com
Rep. Michael Grimm on Monday urged the Senate to pass his flood insurance bill aimed at stopping staggering premium increases.
11 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle
This March 6, 2014 file photo shows Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., left, and Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H. at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.
12 hrs ago | The Daily Beast
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde are joining Tina Brown's fifth annual Women in the World Summit April 3. Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde are joining Tina Brown's fifth annual Women ... (more)
16 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Last week, the New York state Assembly voted by a wide margin in favor of a paid family leave proposal, 84 to 40 .
20 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune
By a 55-45 procedural vote, senators blocked a final vote on New York Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand's bill to place prosecutorial decisions in the hands of professional prosecutors rather than unit commanders.
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, center, talks with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y. on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 6, 2014, during a news conference following a Senate vote on military sexual assaults.
The New York Democrat says she's proposing legislation that would more than double the federal childcare tax credit - and also make it refundable.
The Senate on Thursday blocked, in a procedural maneuver, a bill that would have removed military commanders from the process of prosecuting sexual assaults within military ranks.
In this Jan. 28, 2014, file photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., and Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.
Military sexual assault reform took a major blow Thursday , as the U.S. Senate voted down a bill designed to overhaul the way the military handles sexual assault cases.
A second U.S. Senator from New York is calling for more funds for relief to grape farms affected by the harsh winter.
A Fort Hood sergeant who was a coordinator of the post's sexual assault and harassment prevention program faces multiple charges after he was accused of setting up a prostitution ring involving cash-strapped female soldiers.
Impassioned wrangling over changing the way the military prosecutes sex assaults pits the 20 women in the Senate against each other in a thorny political battle over an institution where chain of command is sacred.