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John ensign story gets uglier, his parents paid $100,000 to his mistress(0)

David Shuster and Tamron Hall discuss the turn of events regarding John Ensign's affair, Senator Tom Coburn's role in it and more….

Housing amendment could save estimated 8000 iowa homes(0)

Senator Tom Harkin spoke on the floor of the Senate on Thursday April 30, 2009 in support of an amendment offered by Senator Dick Durbin to the Helping Families Save Their Homes Act that would offer incentives for the creation of voluntary mortgage modifications. The amendment would prevent 1.7 million mortgages from falling into foreclosure [...]

18,836 people to congress: we support majority sign-up(0)

action.seiu.org SEIU members deliver petition signed by 18836 activists to Senator Tom Harkin in support of majority sign-up and the Employee Free Choice Act….

Tom discusses health reform(0)

On Monday evening, Aug 3, 2009, Senator Harkin joined members of the Senate Health, Education, Labors and Pension (HELP) Committee to discuss the benefits of The Affordable Health Choices Act for all Americans. Tom touted the prevention and wellness elements of the bill, which will reduce incidents of chronic disease and rein in the high [...]

Sen. tom harkin – you might be a republican if…(0)

Fighting Bob Fest – September 12, 2009 -Baraboo Wisconsin – Harkin speaks on the need for health care reform and public option…

Gop senators speak up for democracy in honduras(0)

Senators Jim demint (R-SC), Mel Martinez (R-Florida), John Cornyn (R-Texas) and Tom Coburn (R-Oklahoma) hold a press conference to support the people of Honduras against the actions of Manuel Zelaya who sought to defy the Honduras constitution and is aligned with anti-democratic leaders Hugo Chavez of Venezuela, Raul Castro of Cuba and Daniel Ortega of [...]

Reproductive health issues at the sotomayor hearing – day 2(0)

Reproductive health related questions on privacy rights and abortion were asked by Senators John Cornyn and Tom Coburn of Judge Sonia Sotomayor at her confirmation hearing on Wednesday, July 15, 2009….

Harkin emphasizes preventions role in health care overhaul(0)

Senator Tom Harkin took to the Senate floor today to stress the importance of keeping wellness and prevention measures in the merged health reform bill. Meaningful reform, Harkin argues, means shifting the focus of the system from patching people up after they get sick to keeping them out of the hospital in the first place. [...]