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Sen. Lowell P. Weicker, R-Conn., with wife Claudia Weicker and Mary Audrey Mellor on June 5, 1986.

Former Connecticut senator, governor Weicker dies at 92

State Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez won the special election in California’s 34th District on Tuesday. (Courtesy Jimmy Gomez Facebook page)

Gomez Will Fit In Well With Democrats’ Liberal Wing


Net Worth of Leaders Held Stable During Tough 2015 Investment Year

Hawaii Democrat Colleen Hanabusa returns to the House seat she vacated in 2014 to run for the Senate. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo)

3 Special Election Winners Expected to Enter the House Next Week

Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump appeared with Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on Tuesday. Trump on Friday announced he had selected Pence as his running mate.  (Tasos Katopodis/AFP/Getty Images)

Pence Withdraws From Governor’s Ballot, Beating Noon Deadline

Faneuil Hall (Credit: istockphoto)

Quiz: Match the Member of Congress With the Landmark, Part II

Exterior view of the historic Alamo shortly after sunrise.

Quiz: Which Member Of Congress Represents This National Landmark?

Rep. Darrell Issa mixes in the occasional Beyonce track with his classic rock playlist. (Matt Cowan/Getty Images)

Congress Rocks Spotify

Capuano (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

Capuano Files With FEC, But One District Over


Quiz: What Jobs Did These Members Of Congress Have?

Graduation Hat with Diploma and books isolated

Test Your Congress IQ: Where Did Members Go To School?

Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto is running for  Minority Leader Harry Reid's Senate seat in 2016. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

2016 Won’t Beat Many Records for Women in the Senate

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Why Are These 27 Democrats Keeping Their Options Open?

CQ Roll Call Analysis: The Partisanship of SCOTUS Confirmations

Raskin, far right, listens as then-Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley speaks at a news conference in Annapolis after the Maryland General Assembly approved a measure to ban capital punishment in March 2013. (Patrick Semansky/AP File Photo)

Raskin Hopes Grass Roots Will Grow to Maryland House Win

Raskin Hopes Grass Roots Will Grow to Maryland House Win