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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...
Stevens and Murkowski make do with makeshift Senate offices

...of the Hart Senate Office Building. A letter containing anthrax spores was opened Oct. 15 in Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle's office, located in the southeast corner of the building. Traces of the deadly bacteria have been found in several...
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...
No action this year on energy bill, including ANWR

...allow oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, is being put off until next year. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, D-S.D., said Tuesday he is committed to bringing an energy bill up for floor debate within the first few weeks...
Anthrax threats inundating state and local officials

...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...
ANWR effort stalls

...railroad retirement measure, said the main idea was to get the issue on the front burner for Senate majority leader Tom Daschle, D-S.D. ''Before last week, we didn't even have an energy bill up for discussion,'' Murkowski, a Republican...
Dec. 12, 2001 The Voice of the Times scolds two lawmakers for pettiness

Tom Daschle and Patrick J. Leahy are senators of substantial seniority and enormous power. Personally, they no doubt are fine, decent and...
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...
Senate should get moving on president's judicial appointments

...during a time when dockets have backed up because 10 percent of all federal judgeships are vacant. Majority Leader Tom Daschle says his Democrats have acted more quickly than the Republicans did when they controlled the Senate and a Democratic...
Bush keeps rosy economic outlook

...dashboard of our economy.'' ''The administration sounds like the Bad News Bears,'' said Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle of South Dakota. Tom Raum has covered Washington for The Associated Press since 1973, including five presidencies...


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