The sequester: The hammer Republicans hold

(Dana Edelson / AP)

In nixing a compromise, they show their insincerity.

Stephen King is in a campaign ad, and it’s not scary. At all.

The Maine author supports the underdog in the Maine Senate race.

Susan Collins slams Obama over IRS targeting of conservative groups

Republicans express deep concerns about the IRS's recent revelation.

Union backs GOP Sen. Collins for reelection

A federal employees union endorses a Senate Republican, Susan Collins of Maine, for reelection.


Senate leaders’ talks on shutdown, debt limit stall as sides await market’s reaction

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Negotiations slowed to a crawl as leaders waited to see how financial markets would react Monday.


Sen. Susan Collins on Petraeus: ‘Puzzled’ by FBI investigation

Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), a ranking member on the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, says it is “imperative” that Gen. Petraeus testifies at the Congressional hearings on the September attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi.