US Senate
Jul 2017

Rand Paul gives thumbs down on reconciling.

THAAD racks up another success — but does it matter?

Ed Morrissey Jul 11, 2017 8:41 PM

SWIFT retribution?

Recess delayed, or recess denied?

May 2017

“Hopefully we won’t wreck the place while we’re here.”

Public beatings.

Apr 2017

Another Reid Option?

Should it be?

Mar 2017

Gang-busters: Gorsuch confirmation on collision course

Ed Morrissey Mar 30, 2017 2:01 PM

McCaskill: “By the way, Gorsuch was one of the better ones.”

SCOTUS green-lights Menendez corruption trial

Ed Morrissey Mar 20, 2017 12:31 PM

Decisions, decisions.

The Gorsuch crucible starts today for red-state Dems

Ed Morrissey Mar 20, 2017 10:01 AM

Choices and consequences.

Poised to defend the deconstruction of the administrative state?

Feb 2017


Senate gets up awfully early on DeVos, but …

Ed Morrissey Feb 03, 2017 9:21 AM

And then … wait.

Jan 2017

Are you ready for … Senator Laura Ingraham?

Ed Morrissey Jan 17, 2017 10:01 AM

“It’s always good to mix things up.”

Reconciliation redux.

McConnell to Democrats: Grow up

Ed Morrissey Jan 09, 2017 12:01 PM

“Well, I could have made that same argument eight years ago!”

Nov 2016

“Unmeasured and almost unhinged.”

Save us, GOP-wan Kenobis, you’re our only hope.

Third time’s the charm?

Thanks for your input, sir. Now run along

Oct 2016

“I would bet everything that I own against that prospect.”

The pitch.

Jul 2016

“Recognize that just because you do not feel the pain, the anguish of another does not mean it does not exist.”

Indiana re-run: Bayh to replace Hill in Senate race

Ed Morrissey Jul 11, 2016 4:01 PM

Second look at corporate lobbyists on the Left?

Jun 2016

No denial?

Apr 2016

“Nice try, Mr. President.”

Mar 2016
Feb 2016


Jan 2016

Ghosts of Christmas past

Nov 2015

Heading for the exits

Oct 2015

Senate passes budget deal, 64-35

Ed Morrissey Oct 30, 2015 8:41 AM



Sep 2015

Nuclear option next?

Aug 2015
Jun 2015

Hagan bows out of 2016 Senate challenge to Burr

Ed Morrissey Jun 24, 2015 6:01 PM


McConnell: No more Obama judicial confirmations?

Ed Morrissey Jun 05, 2015 2:01 PM

The supreme test.

Open thread: Senate to vote on USA Freedom act

Ed Morrissey Jun 02, 2015 2:01 PM

CNN poll: 61% of Americans want it passed.

Senate debate continues as Patriot Act expires

Ed Morrissey Jun 01, 2015 8:41 AM

“I don’t think the American people are going to take it anymore.”

May 2015

Dems hitting the panic button in PA?

Ed Morrissey May 26, 2015 7:21 PM


“Are are you some kind of sh—–g robot? You go around sh—-g on on people?”

Good news in Pennsylvania?