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Start Treaty Vote

Year End Success... Our Government Can Actually Work. Is Nirvana Here?

Dan Glickman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Glickman

It is amazing what a deadline can do to focus the hearts and minds of our government, but the real test of bipartisanship lies in the ability of our political system to address the most pressing of all problems, the national debt.

START Treaty Fractures GOP Unity In Senate

Politics Daily | Patricia Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The vote, which was 67 to 28, was major break in party unity for the GOP, which has successfully blocked several bills before the November elections a...

START Treaty Will Secure Enough Votes To Pass, GOP Senators Say

The Hill | Alexander Bolton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican senators say privately they expect the Senate to ratify the New START treaty this week, which would hand President Obama his third major vi...

Any Republican Senator Voting for START Should Get a Primary Challenger

Richard Grenell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Richard Grenell

Voting to implement the new START treaty in its current form is not only dangerous for Americans' security but will send a strong signal to President Obama that he can continue to dilute U.S. defense capabilities.

Congress Makes Final Sprint To Finish Bills Before Holidays

AP | DONNA CASSATA and ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Rushing to finish by Christmas, congressional Democrats worked Friday to secure Senate ratification of a new arms control treaty an...