Senate

(Washington, DC)  —  The U.S. Senate is poised to refuel the “Cash For Clunkers” program by pumping in an extra two billion dollars.  The effort hit a little detour last weekend when it ran out of cash.  The House quickly reacted by moving billions from one part of the economic stimulus program into the “Clunkers” […]

(Washington, DC) — The Senate starts debate tomorrow on the the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court. If confirmed this week, as expected, the New York federal appeals court judge will become the nation’s first Hispanic Supreme Court justice. Sotomayor is President Obama’s choice to replace retired Justice David Souter. Supporters […]