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Dec. 12, 2001 The Voice of the Times scolds two lawmakers for pettiness

Tom Daschle and Patrick J. Leahy are senators of substantial...collection of bumbling tin-pot politicos. Daschle tells his South Dakota constituents that...father.'' But petty politics is what Daschle and Leahy do best. Daschle also is one...
No action this year on energy bill, including ANWR year. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, D-S.D., said Tuesday he is committed...the fields would take years to develop. Daschle has said that other pressing matters such...January. Senate Republicans have accused Daschle of blocking consideration of energy legislation...
ANWR effort stalls

...burner for Senate majority leader Tom Daschle, D-S.D. ''Before last week, we...amendment on a pair of procedural votes. Daschle, while eager to thwart GOP efforts to...comprehensive energy plan sometime next week, and Daschle pledged last week to schedule energy debate...
Stevens and Murkowski make do with makeshift Senate offices

...anthrax spores was opened Oct. 15 in Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle's office, located in the southeast corner of the building...Tuesday afternoon, they decided to gas only the offices of Daschle and one other senator, as well as heating and ventilation...
Senate should get moving on president's judicial appointments

...of all federal judgeships are vacant. Majority Leader Tom Daschle says his Democrats have acted more quickly than the Republicans...Senate and a Democratic president was making nominations. But Daschle is counting all confirmations over the past year, including...
Letters to the Editor

...indefinitely, don't you agree? These partisan games that Sen. Daschle and Sen. Leahy have been playing with President Bush's judicial...than partisan politics from our nation's leaders. Sens. Daschle and Leahy need to end their stonewalling and confirm President...
Democrats should take hard look at why they missed the vote in 2004

...agenda. Voters in South Dakota even sliced into their own self-interest by defeating powerful Minority Leader Sen. Tom Daschle. At some point, you have to wonder if it's you. With no more excuses, Democrats need to come to grips with the fact that...
Murkowski sees ANWR dream slip away in 2001

...Democrat who now chairs the Energy Committee, sat on the energy bill for a few months, and then Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, D-S.D., pulled it from the committee and kept it off the Senate floor. Murkowski said those events kept him from passing...
Young credits unions for keeping drilling provisions in energy bill

...All the energy expended on the ANWR provision in the House could come to naught in the Senate, where Majority Leader Tom Daschle has declared drilling provision dead on arrival. Markey, after the vote, predicted certain death for the ANWR provision...
Anthrax threats inundating state and local officials

...NBC News in New York was tainted with anthrax and field tests indicated its presence in a letter also received by Sen. Tom Daschle's office. Aides to Sen. Frank Murkowski, R-Alaska, also reported receiving a suspicious letter. No link has been found...


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