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
Cellphone Stalking

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

Business group, Dem senator move to stymie natural gas exports

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Michigan Democratic Senator Stabenow attends the ground breaking ceremony of a new 20,000-square-foot Whole Foods Market in mid-town Detroit

‘A big win for our global competitors’

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

Daily Caller News Foundation | 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
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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
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Federal authorities have begun criminal investigations

Senators demand answers on missing MF Global money - AP

Business | Kells Hetherington
MF Global Corzine.JPEG

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

Ahead of Hu visit, senators push China trade legislation - Fox News

Politics | Chad Brady (admin)

Senators Chuck Schumer, Debbie Stabenow and Bob Casey unveiled the Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Act of 2011 Monday

Corn ethanol subsidies facing bipartisan opposition - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

With a fast approaching deadline, ethanol subsidies are facing bipartisan opposition in the lame duck Congress

Beware of the lame-duck Congress

Opinion | David Bossie

Congress should vote to extend the Bush tax cuts, and then go home.

More GOP Senate gains in 2012, 2014 inevitable

Opinion | Mark A. de Bernardo

Republicans could have a filibuster-proof Senate majority as early as 2013.

Legislators face potential violence - Politico

Politics | interns

Threats against congressman surge by 300 percent

Wards of the state lobbying Congress for climate change

Opinion | Tom Borelli

GM and its auto industry competitors Chrysler and Ford are lobbying for climate-change legislation