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November 14, 2008, 6:14 PM EST
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her fellow Democrats plan to introduce a "comprehensive energy bill" this week, but Republicans say it doesn't go far enough.
November 13, 2008, 6:57 PM EST
Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie listens to a question during a news conference Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008 in St. Paul, Minn., where he announced the members of the state canvassing board for the statewide recount of nearly 3-million ballots in the tight U. S. Senate race between Republican Sen. Norm Coleman and Democrat Al Franken. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
November 13, 2008, 6:00 PM EST
Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.) (AP Photo)
November 11, 2008, 6:33 PM EST
( - The American Humanist Association (AHA) announced the launch of a $40,000 “godless holiday” ad campaign in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday in which more than 200 placards will be placed in and on the city’s metro buses.   The ads ask commuters, “Why believe in a god?” and encourages them to “Just be good for goodness sake.”   Some experts from religious groups criticized the AHA’s campaign, saying that morality and the intention to do good is based on belief in God.  
November 10, 2008, 6:05 PM EST
Rep. Mike Pence (R-Ind.)
November 7, 2008, 6:46 PM EST
Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) wants to remain House Republican Leader in the 111th Congress. (AP Photo)
November 6, 2008, 6:53 PM EST
Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) (AP Photo)
November 5, 2008, 7:06 PM EST
Richard Viguerie, president of
November 4, 2008, 7:25 PM EST
Independent presidential candidate Ralph Nader (AP Photo)
November 3, 2008, 7:05 PM EST
( - A commissioner from the Federal Election Commission (FEC) told on Monday she is unsure if the FEC has any mechanisms in place to prevent political campaigns from accepting contributions from foreign nationals.  The Associated Press reported on Friday that Sen. Barack Obama’s presidential campaign had accepted $260 from Obama’s aunt, Zeituni Onyango, who is a Kenyan national living illegally in Boston. Onyango, according the Associated Press, listed her employer as the Boston Housing Authority.   
October 31, 2008, 5:14 PM EDT
Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), chairman of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (AP Photo)
October 30, 2008, 8:04 PM EDT
Capitol hallway outside U.S. Senate floor. (AP Photo.)
October 30, 2008, 6:22 PM EDT
Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y), chairman of the Joint Economic Committee (AP Photo)
October 28, 2008, 8:07 PM EDT
House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio)
October 27, 2008, 7:19 PM EDT
Democratic vice-presidential candidate Sen. Joe Biden waves to the crowd as he campaigned for Barack Obama in Greensboro, N.C. on Monday, Oct. 27, 2008. (AP Photo/ News-Record/ H. Scott Hoffmann)
October 24, 2008, 6:42 PM EDT
Former President Jimmy Carter (AP Photo)
October 22, 2008, 6:59 PM EDT
Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks at the podium while Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama looks on (AP Photo)
October 22, 2008, 2:27 PM EDT
Julian Bond, chairman of the NAACP, responds to recent criticisms against the voter registration efforts conducted by the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN), Oct. 15, 2008, during a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)
October 21, 2008, 7:02 PM EDT
Chevron Genesis oil rig platform in the Gulf of Mexico near New Orleans, La. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
October 20, 2008, 6:12 PM EDT
In this Sept. 27, 2008, image released by NBC, Tina Fey portrays Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin, left, and Amy Poehler portrays CBS news correspondent Katie Couric in a scene from NBC's "Saturday Night Live," in New York. (AP Photo/NBC, Dana Edelson)