| Dec 9, 2012
Elections do have consequences. After losing the popular vote for the fifth time in the past six presidential elections, I expected to see Republicans make some changes or risk following the dinosaur and the dodo on the path to extinction.
But even I...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 10:14 AM
The lovely McLean, Virginia home of Lynne and Greg O'Brien was the setting for a NWHM event with special guests former ABC news anchor Sam Donaldson and Texas Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison. Co-hosted by Linda and Joe Jenckes and Charlotte and Bob Kettler,...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:41 PM
Tea Party-backed candidate Ted Cruz on Tuesday night upset Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst to win the Texas Republican Party nomination for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by the GOP's Kay Bailey Hutchison.
Dewhurst had taken the lion's share of votes in the...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 6:31 PM
WASHINGTON — The Republican lawmaker from Virginia opposed to the federal government purchasing the Thomson prison in Illinois told Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., in a pointed letter Friday that others also are against the deal.
Rep. Frank Wolf wrote...
| May 14, 2012
Gayle Anderson was live in Tustin with Bike Nation, the only southern California based bike share company for Bike-To-Work-Week.
Biking is a major topic this month since May is NATIONAL BIKE MONTH accord League of American Bicyclists. The League began as...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid called on Republicans to cooperate with an expanded Democratic majority Wednesday, a day after the Democrats picked up at least one more seat in the chamber.
"It is better to dance than to fight," said Reid, D-Nevada....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:21 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats secured a majority in the Senate on Tuesday, snatching Republican-held seats in Massachusetts and Indiana and turning back fierce, expensive challenges in Virginia, Ohio, Wisconsin and Connecticut to maintain the...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:04 PM
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Capitol Police are investigating a reported threat against Rep. Todd Akin, the Missouri congressman who has been criticized for comments he made recently about rape.
There is "an active, open investigation, Lt. Kimberly Schneider said,...
| May 5, 2010
| 4:32 PM
U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas, and U.S. Rep. Suzanne Kosmas, D-New Smyrna Beach, today penned a letter in The Hill (available here and below) that calls on NASA “to slow the flight rate of the remaining [three] space shuttle missions...
| May 27, 2010
| 4:32 PM
5:15 PM UPDATE: U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-West Virginia, has joined the call for an investigation. A copy of his letter to NASA is below. WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. George LeMieux, R-Florida, today asked that NASA's inspector general investigate...
| Jun 10, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Some members of Congress andÂ a major contractor working on NASA's Constellation program on Thursday expressed outrage at the space agency forÂ stopping workÂ on the moon program because of alleged violations of federal spending rules by the co...