U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns, R-Neb., Saturday accused accusing President Barack Obama of pursuing policies that hurt small businesses and kill job creation.
Democratic leaders are using "shameful backroom deals" to reach a healthcare reform agreement, a Republican U.S. senator said Saturday.
U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns, R-Neb., was to undergo "cautionary" surgery Tuesday to treat a potentially cancerous spot on his left lung, his office announced.
Incumbent Iowa Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin won a fifth term in the U.S. Senate Tuesday, cruising to an easy victory over Republican Christopher Reed.
Former Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns won the race to succeed U.S. Sen. Chuck Hagel in Nebraska Tuesday, keeping the seat Republican.
Two-time North Dakota Gov. Edward Schafer was named Wednesday as President George Bush's nominee to run the 100,000-plus employee Department of Agriculture.
President George Bush Thursday accepted the resignation of Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns, saying he would be "an outstanding member" of the U.S. Senate.
Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns, saying he "decided to pursue a new opportunity" to serve the United States, has resigned from his cabinet post.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns evaded questions Wednesday about whether he will run for the U.S. Senate from Nebraska.
U.S. Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., has decided to step down when his term ends in January 2009, aides said Saturday.