Disclosure as political armament

Opinion | Paul H. Jossey

Campaign-spending disclosure laws are good for incumbents, but bad for democracy.

Murkowski fisheries adviser heading to prison --- for illegal fishing - TheDC

Politics | Steven Nelson
Lisa Murkowski

It is unclear when Murkowski learned of the investigation into Arne Fuglvog’s fishing violations

Senate Republicans introduce Obamacare repeal bill... but not all GOPers are on board - TheDC

Politics | Jonathan Strong

Sen. Jim DeMint introduced legislation to repeal Obamacare on Wednesday

Murkowski: Democrats don't have cooties - TheDC

Politics | Laura Donovan

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Tuesday that she’s not opposed to sitting next to a Democrat at the SOTU because left-wingers are cootie-free

Murkowski certified winner of Alaska Senate race - AP

Politics | Steven Nelson (admin)

With certification, Murkowski becomes the first U.S. Senate candidate since Strom Thurmond in 1954 to win a write-in campaign

Miller suit thrown out by judge, Murkowski path cleared - Anchorage Daily News

Politics | Vince Coglianese

Murkowski will be certified as the winner Thursday

TheDC Morning: Feds may have to bail out Detroit for a second time - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

Read TheDC Morning: An unvarnished e-mail summary of what’s really happening in political news

Miller won't block Murkowski Senate certification - AP

Politics | admin

Miller won’t contest Murkowski, but will challenge Alaska’s vote handling

EPA moving unilaterally to limit greenhouse gases - AP

Business | admin

The administration announces plans for developing new emissions standards over the next year

McConnell's next test

Feature:Opinion | Joanne Butler

Will Mitch McConnell appoint spending-cutters to the Appropriations Committee?

Joe Miller's election fight has likely ended - AP

Politics | admin

Alaska high court throws out Miller claims

Murkowski and Obama: Best friends forever? - National Journal

Politics | wrahn

One of Pres. Obama’s biggest supporters in the Senate in the past week is not even a member of his own party: Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska)

Obama's terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year - AP

Business | admin

From the start, 2010 delivered a string of setbacks that built up to an electoral shellacking come November, to use the president’s own word

Freedom Federation targets vulnerable senators over DADT - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May

Center-right and faith-based group Freedom Federation targets 10 senators to oppose repeal of ‘don’t ask don’t tell’

Don't Ask, Don't Tell repeal appears to have 61 votes - ABC

Politics | Steven Nelson (admin)

Four moderate Republican Senators join Democrats in supporting repeal, but whether time remains for a vote remains unclear

Miller appeals decision in Alaska Senate race - AP

Politics | admin

Republican Joe Miller takes his challenge to the Alaska Senate race to the state Supreme Court

Alaska judge throws out Joe Miller's lawsuit - AP

Politics | admin

Miller has until Tuesday to appeal the decision that severely hurts his chances for demonstrating election fraud

Reid postpones vote on 'don't ask, don't tell' - TheDC

Politics | Chris Moody

The move may be a sign that Reid will address the tax cut compromise first

Murkowski to vote for 'don't ask, don't tell' repeal - TheDC

Politics | Chris Moody

Republicans have vowed not to support any legislative measure until the tax rates are extended, but not everyone in the caucus is firmly holding the line

Miller reports raising $241K since Alaska election - AP

Business | admin

Republican Joe Miller has reported raising more than $241,000 since last month’s Alaska Senate election