McCaskill's Wartime Contracting Bill Clears SenateWants more accountability in wartime defense contracts.
Opinion: Billions Are Being Spent On This Election, But Will It Change Anything?For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.
Opinion: Democratic Party’s Lies And SpinsThe blatant lies and the desperate spins generated from the “left” have been absolutely frightening. What’s extremely sad for them is that they don’t have a prayer of keeping the White House without creating lies and spinning obvious negatives into self-reported positives.
Senator Durbin Calls Hearing to Examine Bounties in NFL"I am encouraged by what the [NFL] did," said the assistant Senate majority leader from Illinois.
Schweich Testing Waters for US Senate BidThe IRS has approved the creation of a ``Schweich for US Senate'' committee.
Former U.S. Sen. Charles Percy DiesIllinois Republican served three terms in Washington.
Is Todd Akin Ready for the Senate?A political analyst says Akin may have "good timing" to run as Missouri is "trending Republican."