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As tensions between Israel and Iran heat up, Pentagon chief has harsh words for Tehran
Though it seems cliché, Senator Nelson actually wants to spend more time with his family.
Retirement is a significant setback for Democratic efforts to maintain control of the chamber in 2012.
Pollster Mark Penn warns Obama is heading down the wrong path.
Closing state offices might be required as the Senate shaves its own budget.
Nine senate seats in play next year.
When the budget battles started heating up, so did the pressure from various Tea Party factions.
The federal budget is so tight that even the 2013 inauguration is getting squeezed.
Citizens Against Government Waste said the Nebraska Democrat disregards the interests of the taxpayers.