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Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, speaks during the Freedom Summit on Jan. 24, in Des Moines, Iowa. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Grassley Leads Senate Judiciary Panel As Loretta Lynch Hearings Begin

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Keystone Supporters Hope Amendments Will Soften Pipeline Opposition

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Mitch McConnell Begins Dream Job As Senate Majority Leader

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Republican Majority Makes Boehner's Job Easier — And Harder

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Republican Leaders Vow New Congress Will Get Things Done

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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid, shown walking towards the Senate chamber on December 16, pushed through a final batch of judicial nominees this month, before the Republican-dominated Senate takes over in the new year. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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2014 Yielded Bumper Crop Of Judicial Confirmations

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Senate Adjourns, GOP To Take Over In January

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Senate Democrats Use Waning Majority To Push Through Judges

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Siding With Obama On Deportations Hurts Saldana's Bipartisan Support

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Outrage On The Left And Right As Senate Delays Spending Vote

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Congress Runs Up Against Deadline To Pass A Budget

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Senate May Need Every Minute To Meet Government Funding Deadline

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Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., leaves a closed-door policy meeting at the Capitol on Dec. 2. McConnell says he wants to make the Senate work the way it used to, but not all Republicans are on board. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Their Senate, Their Rules: GOP May Allow Blocking Of Nominees Again

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GOP Hopes To Use Spending Bill As Leverage Against Immigration Action

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