Stories tagged: Senator
MONDAY, NOV. 14, 2016, 7:25 A.M.
Nebraska senator moonlights as driver for ride-sharing Uber
A Republican senator helped his constituents get around this weekend by moonlighting as a driver for the ride-sharing service Uber.
TUESDAY, NOV. 1, 2016, 4:24 P.M.
Washington Sen. Andy Hill dies of lung cancer at age 54
Sen. Andy Hill, the key budget writer for the Washington state Senate, has died of lung cancer. He was 54.
SUNDAY, OCT. 23, 2016, 11:28 P.M.
Murray, Vance meet in second Senate debate
Republican Chris Vance continued his criticism that Sen. Patty Murray is too much of an entrenched partisan to solve congressional deadlock as the two met Sunday evening in their second …
FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2016, 5:45 P.M.
Funeral for former Montana Sen. Conrad Burns draws hundreds
Former Montana U.S. Sen. Conrad Burns is being remembered as a personable lawmaker who stirred controversy with his politically incorrect words but consistently delivered for his constituents.
TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2013, 1:24 P.M.
Texas senator filibusters against abortion bill
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Wearing pink tennis shoes to prepare for nearly 13 consecutive hours of standing, a Democratic Texas state senator on Tuesday began a one-woman filibuster to block …
MONDAY, JUNE 3, 2013, 8:12 A.M.
New Jersey Sen. Lautenberg dead at age 89
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, the oldest member of the Senate and the last World War II veteran serving there, has died at age 89. His office said that …