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23 min ago | NOLA.com
An effort to get a quick Senate vote on legislation to delay flood insurance premium increases for four years failed Wednesday when a Republican senator objected.
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1 hr ago | Outside the Beltway
Sen. Mary Landrieu, the vulnerable Louisiana Democrat, tried Wednesday to distance herself even further from both Obamacare and President Barack Obama in the first television commercial of her reelection campaign.
2 hrs ago | The Advocate
U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy filed legislation Wednesday that would delay some of the flood insurance premium hikes for Louisiana residents and others nationwide as new flood maps are adopted.
6 hrs ago | NH Insider
As we get closer to Election Day, it's clear that Republicans are poised to take back the majority in 2014.
10 hrs ago | The Hill
Senate Democrats facing tough reelections say President Obama has not done enough to fix the botched rollout of his healthcare law and are vowing to repair it themselves.
Sen. Jeff Merkley told HuffPost that he sees the finalization of regulation that banned Wall Street speculation with taxpayer money, known as the Volcker Rule, as one of his top achievements in Congress, and plans to tout the reform on the campaign trail in 2014.
Jo-Ellen Darcy , the civilian head of the Army Corps of Engineers, Tuesday issued a "record of decision," signaling the Obama administration's clearance for the $10.3 billion Morganza to the Gulf hurricane protection project.
In Louisiana, in the land where the Affordable Care Act, has few friends, Mary Landrieu is running for U.S. Senate with the albatross around her neck because of her vote, but is she hurting herself further in her campaign to win a 4th term? What is the political message behind the recent Louisiana 5th congressional district election in which a ... (more)
Sen. Mary Landrieu, the vulnerable Democratic incumbent from Louisiana, is reserving time in state television markets to launch the first ad of her re-election bid, a source tracking the air war told POLITICO on Tuesday.
Outside the big cities, these are rough days for Democratic political candidates in Louisiana.
As House and Senate negotiators work this week to negotiate a 2013 farm bill, it appears all but certain that federal limits on sugar imports will continue despite strong efforts by candy and soft drink makers.
It appears that one vehicle for members of Congress seeking to delay flood insurance premium hikes -- adding an amendment to a pending defense authorization bill -- is now off the table.
The Louisiana National Guard has not been able to handle benefit enrollment requests for same-sex couples due to wording in the state constitution - despite a new federal law that allows same-sex couples to obtain benefits.
Eyewitness News sat down with Landrieu on Wednesday. She's among a bipartisan group of senators and representatives backing the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act.
Received this e-mail from Senator Jon Tester in support of Senator Mary Landrieu's re-election campaign: Here on Team Tester, we know a thing or two about what it takes to win a close race.
Westporters Ann Sheffer and Bill Scheffler tonight hosted a fundraiser at their home for Democrats Sen. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire , and Sen. Mary Landrieu of Louisiana.