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- Senate Dems placate dispirited core with change Updated: Nov-21-13 5:32 pm
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- Water bill would avoid Charleston deepening delay Updated: Nov-15-13 5:02 pm
- FBI: OK for Congress to talk to Benghazi survivors Updated: Nov-14-13 7:10 pm
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- Senate committee to hold Yellen hearing next week Updated: Nov-07-13 5:05 pm
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COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina Democrats hope a combination of enthusiasm, a desire to change the direction of the state and more careful vetting of people seeking the party's nominations will help them make gains next election.
NEW YORK - CBS ordered "60 Minutes" correspondent Lara Logan and her producer to take a leave of absence Tuesday following a critical internal review of their handling of the show's October story on the Benghazi raid, based on a report on a supposed witness whose story can't be verified.
WASHINGTON - White House chief of staff Denis McDonough was ready to vent.
WASHINGTON - By limiting the ability of Republicans to block President Barack Obama's nominees, Senate Democrats sought to placate the party's core liberal activists dispirited by the troubled rollout of the health care overhaul and government snooping ahead of midterm elections in which a president's party typically loses seats in Congress.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The Obama administration renewed its push Tuesday for Republican-led states such as South Carolina to expand Medicaid eligibility under the federal health care overhaul.
In these hyper-partisan times, with red and blue at odds over health care, taxes, regulations, the environment, marriage - and just about everything else - some U.S. senators are crossing party lines to address the epidemic of sexual assault in the military.
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - The new federal water resources bill will allow South Carolina to start deepening the Charleston Harbor shipping channel on its own without federal authorization, officials said Friday.
WASHINGTON - FBI Director James Comey told senators Thursday he is not opposed to Congress speaking with the survivors of the 2012 attack on the diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya. That contradicts the Obama administration's position that such discussions would jeopardize the FBI's criminal case.
WASHINGTON - A Republican senator said Sunday he won't back down from blocking President Barack Obama's nominees for Federal Reserve chairman and homeland security secretary in a long-running dispute over the deadly attack on a U.S. diplomatic mission in Libya.
WASHINGTON - The Senate Banking Committee has announced that it will hold a confirmation hearing next week to consider President Barack Obama's nomination of Janet Yellen to lead the Federal Reserve.
WASHINGTON - When the White House called some of the nation's major law enforcement associations with a heads-up that the president would tap Jeh Johnson to run the Homeland Security Department, the response on the other end of the line was brief: Who?