36-Year-Old Detroit Businessman And Iraq War Vet Considers Senate Bid

Politics | Ted Goodman
Detroit businessman John E. James. (Detroit Public TV YouTube Screenshot.)

‘He’s the only one that can beat Stabenow’

She's Unapologetically Pro-Trump, And She's Running For Senate

Politics | Ted Goodman
GOP Senate candidate Lena Epstein (Lena Epstein Facebook Page)

‘I support the president and am unapologetic about it’

Spurring Rail Investment

Opinion | Sen. Mike Crapo

Rebuilding our infrastructure is critical to create economic opportunities.

Evan Bayh Bills Himself As The Anti-'Big Oil' Candidate -- Owns $1.5 Million In Oil Stocks

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senator Evan Bayh (D-IN) speaks at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado, August 27, 2008. U.S. Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) is expected to accept the Democratic presidential nomination at the convention on August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar (UNITED STATES) US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN 2008 (USA) - RTR21RCN

Dude has 37,000 shares in Marathon Petroleum

Republicans And Democrats Actually Agree On This, And They're Fighting The Military

Politics | Jonah Bennett

‘F-15s, F-16s, and B-1s cannot replicate the CAS capabilities of the A-10’

Dems Cast Baffling Vote For Illegal Immigrants In Budget Hearing

Politics | Rachel Stoltzfoos
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is seen outside the Supreme Court in Washington, on October 8, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

‘These immigrants work and pay into Social Security, but they can’t collect benefits’

Bumper Crop Could Cost Taxpayers Billions In Farm Subsidies

Business | Peter Fricke

‘Very premature to speculate about the farm bill savings’

Why Australia's richest person may doom Al Franken

Opinion | Katherine Rosario

He supported the Ex-Im bank until it started subsidizing Minnesota’s competitors.

Business group, Dem senator move to stymie natural gas exports

Politics | Michael Bastasch

‘A big win for our global competitors’

MSNBC host shames Democratic senator for daring to suggest welfare waste exists

Politics | Brendan Bordelon

‘Maligns people who are incredibly needy’

Food stamp-heavy farm bill heads to Obama's desk

Politics | Caroline May
President Obama speaks after a tour of the U.S. Steel Irvin Plant in West Mifflin, Penn.

‘This Farm Bill is a monument to every dysfunction Washington indulges’

Ryan budget to be brought to Senate vote by ... Democrats?

Politics | Alexis Levinson
Senate Democrats

‘Let’s see if they really believe that they’re party professes these values’

'Rebel' Michigan Senate candidate angling for tea party upset - TheDC

Politics | Alex Pappas
Clark Durant Michigan Senate

Fueled by last-minute tea party endorsements, Clark Durant hopes to beat Pete Hoekstra for chance at Sen. Stabenow’s seat

$4.2 million in tax incentives brings Whole Foods to depressed downtown Detroit - TheDC

US | Melissa Quinn

Store required to remain open for just seven years after government subsidies kick in

A dubious milestone

Opinion | Pete Hoekstra

Today marks the 1,000th day since Senate Democrats passed a budget.

Corzine says he never authorized 'misuse' of money - AP

Business | Kells Hetherington

Federal authorities have begun criminal investigations

Senators demand answers on missing MF Global money - AP

Business | Kells Hetherington

A lawyer for trustee said trustee’s staff had discovered some ‘suspicious’ trades in customer accounts

Time for grown-ups

Opinion | Hon. Ernest Istook

Paul Ryan is treating us like grown-ups. It’s about time someone did.

Conservative group launches effort to draft anti-extremist Islamic leader to face Stabenow - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May

The Dogcatcher Project launches their next effort, drafting the Sufi spiritual leader Hisham Kabbani into the 2012 Michigan Senate race

Saul Anuzis contemplates 2012 Senate bid - TheDC

Politics | Alexis Levinson

Former RNC chairman candidate Saul Anuzis contemplates 2012 Senate bid against Debbie Stabenow in Michigan