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In Senate recess, Bloomberg and other Mayors Against Illegal Guns run ads on background checks.
Pollster Mark Penn warns Obama is heading down the wrong path.
A small business jobs bill, extending the Bush tax cuts, and lots of fighting are on the agenda.
What schools can claim the greatest number of congressional alums from among today's lawmakers?
Kagan's confirmation may be the Senate Democrats' only achievement this week.
Readers share their thoughts.
No amount of coastal drilling could ever put a dent in our dependence on foreign oil.
A new regulatory regime should focus on deep-water operations with greater risk and technology.
After the BP oil spill, should new areas be opened to offshore energy exploration?