Tales from the Trail

What’s a friendly wager between friends, or senators?

February 5, 2010

trophyWhile Washington deals with freezing temperatures this Sunday, Super Bowl XLIV will kick off in sunny Miami Gardens, Florida, as the New Orleans Saints take on the Indianapolis Colts. But the snow has not dampened football fans’ spirits, and even a few senators are betting on the outcome.

Obama gambles on reconnecting with voters… others bet on his tie

January 26, 2010

A lot is riding on President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Wednesday to a joint session of Congress.