- Wash. senators praise EPA move on Pebble mine Updated: Feb-28-14 3:56 pm
- Montana senator named Indian Affairs chairman Updated: Feb-13-14 5:34 pm
- Walsh sworn in as Montana senator, replaces Baucus Updated: Feb-11-14 3:39 pm
- Lawmakers, Redskins spar over team name Updated: Feb-10-14 12:30 pm
SEATTLE - Washington's U.S. senators are praising a decision by the Environmental Protection Agency for starting a process that could potentially restrict the development of proposed gold-and-copper mine in southwest Alaska.
HELENA, Montana - Montana Sen. Jon Tester is the new chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, while newly appointed Sen. John Walsh has been named to four committees.
WASHINGTON - John Walsh became the newest member of the Senate on Tuesday and faces the challenge of making his appointment more permanent.
ASHBURN, Virginia - The latest back-and-forth over the Washington Redskins name includes a stern letter from two lawmakers and a new "community voices" campaign from the team.