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Warner joins Lugar to oppose Bush’s war

Two top Republicans cast aside President Bush's pleas for patience on Iraq Friday and proposed legislation demanding a new strategy by mid-October to restrict the mission of U.S. troops. The proposal,…

Miers may face contempt of Congress

A congressional panel moved toward seeking contempt charges against former White House counsel Harriet Miers on Thursday after she refused to appear -- under orders from President George W. Bush…

Vitter’s whore called him often

A woman accused of running a Washington prostitution ring placed five phone calls to David Vitter while he was a House member, including two while roll call votes were under…

House votes, again, to withdraw troops

The Iraqi government is achieving only spotty military and political progress, the Bush administration conceded Thursday in an assessment that war critics quickly seized on as confirmation of their dire…

Flynt says more sex scandals coming

Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt reveled in Sen. David Vitter's admission of a "very serious sin" involving an escort service and said Wednesday he's got leads on embarrassing sexual activities…

A fresh showdown over an old issue

The US Congress on Thursday was to launch a fresh attempt to wrest control of the Iraq war from President George W. Bush while the White House was to report…

GOP goes to war…with itself

Republicans used to reserve their vitriol for Democrats who opposed President George W. Bush's failed war in Iraq. No more. Now it's the GOP calling other members of their party names…

GOP Senators to Bush: Time’s up!

Several Republican senators told President Bush's top national security aide privately Wednesday that they did not want Bush to wait until September to change course in Iraq. The meeting that lawmakers…

Dems move to cut off Cheney’s funding

Senate Democrats moved Tuesday to cut off funding for Vice President Dick Cheney's office in a continuing battle over whether he must comply with national security disclosure rules. A Senate appropriations…

Vitter has long history with prostitutes

Disgraced Louisiana Republican Conservative Senator David Vitter not only liked high-priced call girls in Washington, DC, but frequented a pricey brothel in his hometown of New Orleans and had a…