Linda Wertheimer As NPR's senior national correspondent, Linda Wertheimer travels the country and the globe for NPR News, bringing her unique insights and wealth of experience to bear on the day's top news stories.

Women Bring New Power, Perspective to Congress

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Many Congressional Races Hinge on Female Vote

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St. Louis Advances to Face Detroit in World Series

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Rice: U.S. Open to North Korea Negotiations

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First Lady Bush Steps Up for GOP Campaigns

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New Mexico House Race Too Close to Call

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Democrats Hope for 'Abramoff Effect' in Montana

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Schools Welcome a New Baby Boom

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Week in Review: Bin Laden; CIA Prisons; Torture Manual

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White House, Pentagon Split on Interrogation Tactics

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Allen's 'Macaca' Gaffe, and Politicians' Errors

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Views of Iraq from Indiana

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Indiana Democrat Thinks He'll Return to Capitol Hill

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