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Republicans got big cash infusion for Senate races in Sept.

Republicans got big cash infusion for Senate races in Sept.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 (UPI) --The Republican National Senatorial Committee still has a smaller war chest than its Democratic counterpart, in spite of a huge pickup in September.
Frances Burns
Senate leaders want more Russian sanctions

Senate leaders want more Russian sanctions

MOSCOW, July 23 (UPI) --In light of Russia's stance on the crash of the Malaysia Airlines plane, three U.S. Senators said broader sanctions on Russia's energy sector are warranted.
Daniel J. Graeber
Senators divided over appropriate response to ISIS in Iraq

Senators divided over appropriate response to ISIS in Iraq

WASHINGTON, July 8 (UPI) --Senators came away from a classified briefing on the Pentagon's plans to deal with the takeover of Iraq by terrorists without many answers on the way forward.
Gabrielle Levy
Congress honors MLK, Johnson on 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act

Congress honors MLK, Johnson on 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act

WASHINGTON, June 24 (UPI) --Congress honored the work of Martin Luther King Jr. and President Lyndon Johnson on the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act.
Gabrielle Levy
Poll: Democrat Gary Peters has small lead in race for open Senate seat in Michigan

Poll: Democrat Gary Peters has small lead in race for open Senate seat in Michigan

DETROIT, May 28 (UPI) --U.S. Rep. Gary Peters, the Democratic candidate, holds a slim lead over former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land, a poll released Wednesday said.
Frances Burns
Learn energy lessons from Ukraine, North Dakota Sen. says

Learn energy lessons from Ukraine, North Dakota Sen. says

March 28 (UPI) -- Energy security threats in Eastern Europe are indicative of how important it is for North America to develop its own reserves, a North Dakota senator said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Senate slams Credit Suisse for helping U.S. tax evaders

Senate slams Credit Suisse for helping U.S. tax evaders

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- A Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations report has slammed Credit Suisse for pursuing and aiding American businesses in offshore tax evasion.
Ananth Baliga

U.S. senators: Karzai 'delusional,' 'not essential'

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Some U.S. senators are urging the White House not to negotiate an agreement on keeping U.S. troops in Afghanistan until President Hamid Karzai leaves office.

Levin says Iraqi leadership missing from al-Qaida debate

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., said Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, and not the White House, should be criticized for the resurgence of al-Qaida.

Illegal immigrants could lose federal health, tax benefits

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Immigrants in the United States illegally face the prospect of losing some federal health and tax benefits through administration and congressional action.
At year's end: Washington starts, end 2013 working on budget matters

At year's end: Washington starts, end 2013 working on budget matters

From the get-go, 2013 was turbulent in Washington. Crises rolled over the nation's capital like thunderheads after President Obama took his second oath of office on a crisp January day.
NICOLE DEBEVEC, United Press International

N. Michigan oil pipeline troubles regional leaders

WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- U.S. senators from the Great Lakes region expressed concern to federal pipeline regulators about the safety of an oil pipeline in the Straits of Mackinac.
Senate-House conferees approve $632.8B defense authorization bill

Senate-House conferees approve $632.8B defense authorization bill

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- A bipartisan deal on a $632.8 billion National Defense Authorization Act has been reached, top U.S. defense lawmakers in the Senate and House said.
Hagel not expected to meet with Afghan president during visit

Hagel not expected to meet with Afghan president during visit

KABUL, Afghanistan, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel arrived in Afghanistan Saturday amid continuing diplomatic fencing over keeping U.S. troops in the country past 2014.
WH: Rule change due to GOP's 'historic obstructionism'

WH: Rule change due to GOP's 'historic obstructionism'

WASHINGTON, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- U.S. Senate confirmation votes on three of President Obama's nominees could come in December since the chamber changed its rules, the White House said.
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Sen. Carl Levin, D-MI, speaks during a news conference to kick off the CARS program at the Transportation Department in Washington on July 27, 2009. The program, dubbed "cash for clunkers," is based on a cash incentive for people to trade in older vehicles for new, more fuel efficient models. With him are Rep. John Dingell, D-MI, (L) and Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood (R). (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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Harvard University (J.D.)

Carl Milton Levin (born June 28, 1934) is a United States Senator from Michigan, serving since 1979. He is the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Armed Services. He is a member of the Democratic Party.

He has been Michigan's senior senator since 1995. He has served as a U.S. Senator longer than any Senator in Michigan history. He was elected to a sixth term in 2008, which will end in January 2015. He is the younger brother of U.S. Representative Sander M. Levin.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Carl Levin."
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