U.S. Senate

Isakson Kicks Off 2016 Re-Election BidState Republican leaders joined Isakson as he announced his decision to seek a third term in the United States Senate.
Republican David Perdue Projected To Win Senate SeatPerdue is projected to defeat Democrat Michelle Nunn to become Georgia's next Senator.
Kingston's Senate Loses Means Less Clout For Ga. For two decades, Rep. Jack Kingston was a congressman who routinely crushed his opponents on election night — winning a new term every other year with vote totals between 63 and 77 percent.
Run Off Election Is Tuesday
Perdue, Kingston To Meet In GOP RunoffFormer Dollar General CEO David Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston of Savannah advance to a GOP runoff in Georgia's hotly contested Senate race.
Ala. Bill Would Require Daily Congressional Prayer In SchoolsAlabama teachers would be required to read a Congressional prayer each day, in proposed legislation that one lawmaker says would teach the “formal procedures” of the U.S. Congress.
Meek wins Democratic Nomination in Florida
Sen Robert Byrd Dies at 92