The legislation unlikely to advance this year, but the proposals address policy and political concerns for both ambitious senators.
(Joshua Lott / Reuters)
THE FIX | She's the first Republican of any significant national stature to make this call.
Speaker puts distance between himself and Republicans suggesting that impeachment should be an option.
The best and worst of the night that was.
Thad Cochran proved that voters in the South were willing to overlook his slowed-gait if he could still deliver.
Yet another big-name Republican is throwing his weight behind former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford's House campaign.
And it’s a VERY long line.
It's good that the GOP is elevating minority lawmakers, but Republicans won't win minority voters by elevating reactionaries like Tim Scott.