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UPI Farming Today

Wrap-up of the day's agriculture news.
GREGORY TEJEDA

Washington Agenda - General News Events

For content questions, call 202-898-8291
By United Press International

UPI's Capital Comment for Jan. 10, 2002

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- News notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press Interna
By United Press International

Bush, Congress: No deal on stimulus

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- After a mid-morning meeting with President George W. Bush, congressional leaders were still unable to reach agreement on a stimulus package aimed at rejuvenatin
KATHY A. GAMBRELL, White House reporter

UPI Farming Today

Wrap-up of the day's agriculture news.
GREGORY TEJEDA, United Press International

UPI Farming Today

Wrap-up of the day's agriculture news.
GREGORY TEJEDA, United Press International

GOP rejects Daschle stimulus offer

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Seemingly confused congressional Republicans on Tuesday rejected a compromise offer on economic stimulus by Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, D-S.D., but seve
P. MITCHELL PROTHERO

Daschle: Possible stimulus compromise

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- A reported offer by House Republicans to compromise on the format of an economic stimulus package could be accepted if the final details can be worked out, the
P. MITCHELL PROTHERO

UPI Farming Today

Senate in no hurry to give Bush trade authority
GREGORY TEJEDA, United Press International

UPI's Capital Comment for Dec. 4, 2001

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- News notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press Intern
By United Press International

UPI Farming Today

Wrap-up of the day's agriculture news.
GREGORY TEJEDA, United Press International

Senate centrists offer stimulus compromise

WASHINGTON, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Senate moderates Wednesday proposed a compromise economic stimulus package of spending and tax cuts that would bridge the difference between a GOP-backed tax cu
P. MITCHELL PROTHERO

Senate hits partisan wall on stimulus

WASHINGTON, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- The Senate on Tuesday sparred over legislation to stimulate a flagging economy in a sharp partisan dispute as senators from both parties called on the president
MARK BENJAMIN

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Max Baucus
Sen. Max Baucus, D-MT, calls for extending tax credits for renewable energy development during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington on September 23, 2008. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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Max Sieben Baucus (born December 11, 1941) is the senior United States Senator from Montana and a member of the Democratic Party. First elected to the Senate in 1978, as of 2010 he is the longest-serving Senator from Montana, and the fifth longest-serving U.S. Senator currently in office.

As the current chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance, Baucus has played an influential role in the debate over health care reform in the United States. He is also chairman of the Joint Committee on Taxation, and a member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry and Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, and is chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Before his election to the Senate, Baucus was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1975 to 1978, representing Montana's (now defunct) 1st congressional district. He previously served in the Montana House of Representatives from 1973 to 1974.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Max Baucus."
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