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Barbara A. Mikulski

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  • Senators: Don’t Drill

     
    By William Gibson, Washington Bureau Florida Senator Bill Nelson and nine other coastal-state Democrats have warned fellow senators not to expand offshore oil drilling as part of legislation to diminish global warming. Their letter to negotiators who...
  • Sunday guests: Charlie Crist-Marco Rubio debate on ‘Fox News Sunday’; Ben Affleck on ‘Amanpour’

     
    Political anger will be a hot topic on Sunday talk shows. CBS' “Face the Nation” will discuss the issue with Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C.; Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn.; and Tim Kaine, chairman of the Democratic National Committee. The program...
  • Sunday shows: Crist vs. Rubio, Rendell, Schumer

     
    Also Mexican president Felipe, Calderon, Tim Kaine, Jim DeMint, Lamar Alexander, Lindsey Graham and Chuck Schumer....
  • Mikulski not (yet?) sold on Obama plan for NASA

     
    WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski said in prepared remarks Thursday that she still did not have enough information to make a decision on whether to support the White House proposal to cancel part of NASA’s Constellation moon rocket program...
  • In his own words: President Obama makes his healthcare case to still-worried senior citizens

     
    The Democrat presidential professor explains his signed healthcare legislation at a tele-town hall in Maryland....
  • Nelson maps a road forward on space without Constellation

     
    Florida’s Democratic Senator, Bill Nelson, the chair of the Senate subcommittee charged with NASA oversight, has sent a letter to his powerful counterpart on NASA appropriations, Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland, informing her of his committee’s...
  • Social nets wrap: Thompson, Issa and others poke fun on a Friday

     
    Rep. Darrel Issa and Fred Thompson on Facebook....
  • Columbia accident members back Obama space plan

     
    WASHINGTON — Five investigators of the 2003 Columbia disaster today endorsed White House plans to one day fly astronauts aboard commercial rockets, noting in a letter to Congress that the strategy was “just as safe, if not more safe, than...
  • NASA compromise holds — for now

     
    WASHINGTON — A fragile compromise reached last week on NASA appears to be holding — even as House lawmakers tout a new approach that attempts to revive much of the Constellation moon program that the White House wants to cancel, according to...
  • NASA compromise takes small step forward

     
    WASHINGTON — A compromise plan for NASA moved one step closer to reality Wednesday when the Senate panel with oversight of NASA spending adopted a $19 billion budget for the agency that largely adheres to a deal worked out last week by the White...
  • SUV kills Green Party candidate cyclist

     
    Apparently the driver thought she hit a dog or deer and didn't stop till she got home — where Natasha Pettigrew's bike was found lodged under her SUV, according to The Baltimore Sun. She was running for the seat long held by Sen. Barbara Mikulski......
  • Republicans tell Rubio that Obama is responsible for all that ails NASA

     
    Like so many candidates before him, Republican U.S. Senate frontrunner Marco Rubio today made the mandatory pilgrimage to Florida's Space Coast to learn of the concerns and the frustrations seizing NASA's Kennedy Space Center and local aerospace co...