Potential U.S. LNG exports under fire

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives expressed concern about the effects of liquefied natural gas exports in a letter to a Cabinet official.
Boehner jokes about staying in eatery biz

Boehner jokes about staying in eatery biz

KINGSTON, N.Y., Aug. 7 (UPI) -- House Speaker John Boehner jokingly told a New York restaurant owner maybe he should have stayed in that business instead of joining politics, the owner said.

Lawmaker: Founding father hated lawmakers

KINGSTON, N.Y., April 21 (UPI) -- An unsung U.S. founding father and key Bill of Rights advocate had little regard for lawmakers, a U.S. congressman said on the 200th anniversary of his death.
Obama budget cuts bring Dem protests

Obama budget cuts bring Dem protests

WASHINGTON, May 8 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama's proposal to cut $17 billion from the budget hurts worthy programs, some congressional Democrats say.

Bill would OK troops malpractice suits

WASHINGTON, May 23 (UPI) -- Members of the U.S. military would be able to sue the government for medical malpractice under legislation introduced in Congress.

Solar Energy Consortium gets $1.5 million

KINGSTON, N.Y., Dec. 21 (UPI) -- Kingston, N.Y.-based Solar Energy Consortium would get $1.5 million in congressionally approved funding for solar power.

Solar center teams with five universities

KINGSTON, N.Y., Dec. 4 (UPI) -- A new $35 million solar energy research center will team with five New York universities to solve solar-power technology issues, a U.S. lawmaker said Tuesday.

N.Y. Rep.: Bush may have committed crime

WASHINGTON, April 6 (UPI) -- A member of Congress says President George W. Bush may have committed a crime if he authorized the leak of classified information to a reporter.

Hinchey: Rove possibly behind fake documents

WASHINGTON, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Rep. Maurice Hinchey says Bush advisor Karl Rove was behind faked documents CBS news used in a report concerning the president's military record last fall.