There will be big changes on Capitol Hill following the Republicans electoral wins.
Kyle Wiley made the most of the government shutdown by using it as a teaching tool for his two young children.
In politics today, compromise has become a synonym for weakness. Macho attitudes are standing in the way of progress.
While everyone was so focused on the fiscal cliff, the Violence Against Women Act was allowed to die silently alone in a corner.
Although few will remember, Jack Klugman was a strong advocate for critical health-care legislation.