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Stevens nears end of reign over spending

...our jobs," Young said this week. "That's just something ingrained in both of us." Stevens, the longest-serving Republican senator, with 36 years in the chamber, is known for loud tirades that many suspect are done more for effect than...
Stevens concerned corruption investigation will affect election

WASHINGTON - Ted Stevens, the longest-serving Republican senator and once the chief power broker for dispensing federal dollars, says he's worried that a corruption investigation "could cause...
Long-serving senator

Alaska's U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens has become longest-serving Republican senator in U.S. history. Sound off on the important issues at On Friday, Stevens logged 13,990 days seniority, passing South Carolina's...
What of Stevens' legacy?

...about-to-be-cleared Alaskan, are not rushing to restore his honor in the Senate. During his trial, the longest-serving Republican senator in history, 85, did them no favors by admitting to conduct that did not flatter him or the institution...
Dozens of dignitaries attend Stevens' funeral

...86-year-old Stevens was appointed to the Senate in December 1968 and spent 40 years in office, becoming the longest-serving Republican senator in the nation's history. (The late Strom Thurmond was in the Senate longer than Stevens, but he spent...
First annual Ted Stevens Day well received

...was revered for bringing home billions of dollars in federal money and projects to the state and was the longest-serving Republican senator in history. He died Aug. 9, 2010 in a plane crash in southwest Alaska.Juneau citizens danced at Sandy...
Ex-VECO head says employees worked on Ted Stevens' home

...months to remodel the Alaska home of Sen. Stevens. Sound off on the important issues at Stevens, the longest-serving Republican senator, is under scrutiny in a corruption investigation that also is targeting Alaska state officials. Bill...
Outside editorial: Sen. Ted Stevens' extreme makeover

...state's North Slope. Stevens, 84, has represented Alaska in the Senate for 40 years, making him the longest-serving Republican senator ever. A tenacious, sometimes irascible, occasionally volcanic, entirely unapologetic fighter to secure...
Analysis: Decision likely to help Democrats seeking Senate seats

...Until recently, conviction in a corruption case seemed unimaginable in a career that has made Stevens the longest-serving Republican senator in history. His ability to direct federal funding to his home state has drawn much of the attention in...
Lawyers spar over Stevens in closing arguments of trial

...about one of the longest serving senators," Morris said. The 84-year-old Stevens, the Senate's longest-serving Republican senator, is charged with lying on Senate financial disclosure forms about $250,000 in home renovations and...


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