The secret of Bob Dole's success
New Newt cuddles animals but is still GOP attack dog Speaker is battling high negative ratings
The maneuvering around the TEAM Act
The Senate after Dole Trent Lott: Mississippi conservative seeking majority leader's post.
Lott moves toward spotlight Senate: The resignation of Sen. Bob Dole makes his chief deputy, Trent Lott, the favorite in the race to replace the majority leader. But he can't expect a lot of support from his departing boss.
Dole plans to cut back Hill duties Move would allow Senate leader to focus on campaign; 'Out of the muck and mire'; Republican to outline his strategy today at news conference; CAMPAIGN 1996
GOP: Grand Old Panic Dole targeted: He should rebuff calls to give up Senate majority leader's post.
Clinton aims at gasoline prices Rise at pumps spurs review of pricing, release of supplies
Should Dole doff one of his two hats?
Health bill passes by 100-0 vote Senate would forbid insurers to drop sick, job changers; Clinton eager to sign; House's provision for savings accounts likely to draw fire
Dated 'Birdcage' amuses again Movie review: Robin Williams is flashy, but quiet, and Nathan Lane is simply outstanding in this play on "La Cage Aux Folles" which, in the end, brings us all together.
Jurassic Senator Old guard: Strom Thurmond, 93, has lasted so long in the Senate that what many see as his antiquated thinking is back in style. He's intent on staying around to enjoy it.
Politics on parade
Balanced budget talks to resume Clinton, GOP leaders to meet today, get process started
Minority status highlights contrasts in Md. senators Mikulski, Sarbanes deal with GOP from different perspectives
Clinton, GOP deadlocked Talks fail to avert partial shutdown of federal government; 800,000 workers sent home; Prospects for progress appear dim in battle over balancing budget; THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN
First sentencing raises questions on '3 strikes'
The View from Venus of a Mess of Martians
Domenici, Known as a Doomsayer, is Winning Fight for Balanced Budget
Elite Lobbying Group Becoming 'Next Generation of GOP Power Brokers'
Senate votes to limit gifts to members House unlikely to go along
Senate likely to duck hearings on Packwood
Domenici, firm on deficit, defies GOP
GOP shows Medicare plan today
Women comics, scientists in spotlight
Senators are likely to recast welfare bill
Welfare reform moves closer to House vote
Senate Republicans reject calls to punish Hatfield
GOP: Infighting over the Budget
GOP has little tolerance for independent Hatfield
Winning by Intimidation
Budget amendment action speaks louder than details
What a Plot! What a Cast! Happy New Year!
Newt is no prince
A little game of hardball in the Grand Old Party
Run to Daylight
Right of Simpson
Senate Democrats move to blur White House ties
GOP's rightward shift could trouble Democrats
With newfound power, GOP feels growing pains
U.S. SENATE ELECTION 1994
Name Instead of by Color
Phone companies seek legislative compromise
DOES AGRICULTURE GIANT REAP POLITICIANS?
Victim's father sold Clinton on crime bill
Three Strikes and the Elevator Test
YOUR TAX DOLLARS at work. That big...
House speaker predicts passage of health care
Inman withdraws Defense nomination
Clinton budget set for Senate OK Despite misgivings, legislators ready to approve economic resolution today