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Senator Marco Rubio , who is looking at running for president in 2016, gave a major speech on Wednesday outlining why he still holds fast to his socially conservative stance on same-sex marriage.
The Obama administration took a giant step forward on clean energy last year when it ordered the Export-Import Bank to stop funding coal plants abroad.
A Malaysia Airlines jet is shot down over the Ukraine and Congress is, of course, full of back-seat foreign policy advice for President Obama.
The United States and other world powers extended the deadline to reach a comprehensive final agreement with Iran over its controversial nuclear program to November 24, 2014.
Rep. David Jolly announced his support for gay marriage Monday, saying that he believes it is "fully appropriate" for a state to recognize both same-sex marriages and "traditional" ones, even though he, as a Christian, believes in the the latter.
Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked a bill sponsored by U.S. Sen. Mark Udall to nullify the recent Supreme Court decision - the Hobby Lobby case - that lets certain corporations refuse to cover some contraception methods in group health insurance plans based on religious objections.
Sen. Mark S. Kirk said in a jarring video circulated late Friday that President Barack Obama's Iran policy is leading to nuclear war.
The Federal Aviation Administration faced criticism Friday for allowing commercial airliners to continue to fly over troubled eastern Ukraine for four days after a military transport plane was shot down there.
Sen. Mark Kirk, R-Ill., told the Washington Post Friday that, in the aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster and with shoulder-fired missiles proliferating in places like Libya in Iraq, he would press the Federal Aviation Administration to install anti-missile defenses on commercial airliners.
Top American officials harshly criticized Russia on Friday for its continued support of pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine following the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner.
President Obama should "bring one hell of a wrongful death suit" against Russian assets located in the United States following the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, Sen. Mark Kirk said Friday.
Following the Thursday shoot down of a Malaysia Airlines aircraft over Ukraine by a surface-to-air missile, U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk wants to petition the Federal Aviation Administration to install missile defense systems on commercial airliners.
Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin, right, trails Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan, far left, in the money race to try to get their parties' candidates elected.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 05:10 pm
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