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Stories with person: Tom Cole
  • Push to write new war powers for Obama stalls in Congress story has photos
    Updated: May-18-15 10:55 am

    WASHINGTON - A move to write new war powers to authorize the Obama administration's 9-month-old battle against Islamic State militants has stalled in Congress. It might even be dead.

  • As contributions fall, House GOP rebels blame party leaders story has photos
    Updated: Apr-25-15 8:27 am

    WASHINGTON - As he began his first re-election run in early 2013, tea party Rep. Thomas Massie had no trouble raising money from business interests.

  • Obama's trade agenda draws GOP support in House 
    Updated: Apr-23-15 8:01 pm

    WASHINGTON - Legislation to strengthen President Barack Obama's hand for a new round of trade deals advanced Thursday in the House courtesy of Republicans and over the protests of Democrats, a political role reversal that portends a bruising struggle over passage later this spring.