Posts Tagged: Senate
Here are seven lessons learned from passage of NEW Start that can be applied to other treaties in the Senate's queue.
Ratification is like the starter's gun -- but where's the finish line?
The price for Republican votes to ratify New START keeps rising.
In the rush to thwart President Obama, Republicans trample their own values.
A Democratic vote which most Republicans actually don't want to vote no on.
Senator Jon Kyl continues to flip-flop on New START.
Republicans never met a principle they weren't willing to compromise.
Once again, as President Obama pressures Israel to freeze expansion of its settlements, leading Congressional Democrats have joined with Republicans to try to stop him.
Falling in line with the peace movement and public opinion, the Senate has finally taken a small but a symbolically important step to challenge President George W. Bush's policy in Iraq.
Shrinking oil supplies are heightening U.S. interest in making energy investments in the newly independent republics of the Caspian Sea basin, but for now that's ill-advised.