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War of words heats up over Iraq

Senators John McCain & Barack Obama (AFP)In a fiery preview of a possible 2008 election match-up,…

Obama, Hillary vote against war funding

Sen. Barack Obama (AP)Courting the anti-war constituency, Democratic presidential rivals Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama both voted against…

Dems offer spin to explain loss to Bush

Sen. Hillary Clinton (AP)Democrats may have lost the first round with President Bush on ending the war in Iraq…

Democrats give Bush war money without strings

President Bush (AFP)Congress approved a multi-billion dollar Iraq war budget Thursday, after bowing to President George W. Bush's demands to…

Democrats split ranks over war funding bill

Joe Biden and Barack ObamaDemocratic presidential contenders on Capitol Hill will cast critical votes on the Iraq…

Spin machines: Both sides claim victory

Sens. Mitch McConnell, John Warner claim victory (AP)Republicans and Democrats alike are claiming victory as Congress moves toward passing this week a final…

Democrats back down, give Bush victory

Soldiers in Iraq (Reuters)President George W. Bush won a battle over nearly $100 billion to fund the Iraq war as congressional Democrats on…

House Dems backing down on Iraq

After weeks of refusing to back down to President Bush on setting a timetable on the Iraq war, House Democratic leaders soon will be in the awkward position of explaining…

The battle over Memorial Day

A battle over Memorial Day has erupted and it's an ugly one.

It began last week when Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards called on Americans to speak out and…

Pelosi protects House bully John Murtha

In actions that continue to discredit her promise to demand ethical behavior in Congress, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defends the actions of Democratic bully John Murtha, a Pennsylvania Congressman with…