Jeff Smith of Occupy Wall Street on the vast wealth gap between Americans and their representatives... MORE
Nearly half of all members are millionaires. MORE
As they leave Congress for holidays.
Reelection would not end Obama’s troubles. Eleanor Clift on the bleak prospects for a second term. MORE
Future of bill is uncertain.
To avoid directly opposing a tax break.
Keeping government open so Senate can pass spending bill. MORE
MF Global’s ex-boss tells a congressional hearing he has no clue how more than a billion bucks went... MORE
The nonpartisan coalition No Labels unveils its 12-point plan to fix a dysfunctional U.S. Congress.... MORE
The acid-tongued Democrat is bowing out in 2012.... MORE
Ignore the cupcakes and optimistic talk.... MORE
Democrats and Republicans disagree, again. MORE