If The NAFTA Vote Were Held Today, How Would It Fare?

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The Capitol in Washington, D.C., seen on a cloudy day two weeks into the partial government shutdown. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Congress Is On Pace To Be The Least Productive Ever

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Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., left, is urging her Senate colleagues to change the budget proposal that cuts retirement benefits for current and future military retirees. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Pension Cut Angers Senate's Staunchest Military Supporters

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Budget Deal Faces Key Vote In Senate

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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky heads to the Senate floor to vote on Friday. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Senate Takes a Break After 48-Hour Debate

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After Rules Change, Senate Democrats Pushes Forward With Nominees

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D- Mass., listens to testimony during a Banking Committee hearing on Nov. 12. In a Senate floor speech on Social Security last month, Warren said, "With some modest adjustments, we can keep the system solvent for many more years, and we could even increase benefits." Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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To Fix Social Security, Some Democrats Want To Lift Wage Cap

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Commuters wait on the platform as a Metro-North train arrives in Bridgeport, Conn. Craig Ruttle/AP hide caption

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Tax Break For Mass-Transit Commutes May Soon Be Slashed

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Members Of Congress Signal Unhappiness With Iran Deal

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Senate Democrats, After Threats, Detonate 'Nuclear Option'

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (left) with Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley on Capitol Hill in July. Both senators favor curtailing the minority's right to filibuster judicial nominees. Jose Luis Magana/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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With Nominees Stalled, Democrats Reprise Filibuster Threat

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Sen. Graham Holds Up Confirmations Over Benghazi Attack

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid speaks during a news conference as the Senate prepares to vote on a bill that would prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation on Thursday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Votes To Send A Message Ahead Of Next Year's Election

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Senate Advances Employment Non-Discrimination Act

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LGBT Workplace Protections Move Forward In Senate

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