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'Ugly' potential fallout from Supreme Court health care case

...political support for the elimination of the individual mandate if people can't afford the premiums," said former Sen. Tom Daschle, D-S.D., who was an influential Obama adviser on health care.Insurers would demand relief from provisions of...
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The Russians are coming! Or are they?

U S. Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle, a South Dakota Democrat, said this week that there is no way he will abandon his opposition to drilling for oil on the coastal...
Daschle, Murkowski side with oil companies on gas-line tax break

FAIRBANKS - Sens. Tom Daschle and Frank Murkowski are promoting a new oil company-sponsored analysis that endorses tax credits for a natural gas line from...
Gov. Knowles says Daschle supports gas line incentive

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle has agreed to support financial incentives to spur development of an Alaska natural gas pipeline, Gov. Tony Knowles said Wednesday...

...Associated Press article in Monday's Empire incorrectly identified the home state of U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle. He is from South Dakota. Due to copy editing errors, Robert W. Hahn's name was omitted from a commentary...
Squabbling gridlock returns

...The blame game has returned full-blown to Capitol Hill, and it's dispiriting to see. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle kicked things off Friday, declaring that President Bush's tax cut was responsible for the current recession. Bush...
Daschle: Plan to drill ANWR all but dead

...drill for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska is all but dead for now, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle said Sunday. Debate on the administration's energy plan is expected to begin in the Senate this week. The bill to...
Former senator from Georgia campaigns for Tony Knowles

...Cleland, a former U.S. senator from Georgia who was defeated in 2002, has traveled to campaign this year for Sen. Tom Daschle, D-South Dakota, and Democratic presidential hopeful John Kerry. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who's running on the...
Alaska editorial

...National Wildlife Refuge to oil exploration. And with good reason. With the Nov. 2 defeat of Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle - a staunch opponent of drilling in the refuge - as well as an increased 55-45 Senate majority for Republicans, it...
US Senate sets southern route for gas pipeline

...Alaska Republican Sens. Frank Murkowski and Ted Stevens voted for the amendment presented by Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, a South Dakota Democrat. Murkowski had planned to propose a similar amendment. Murkowski, who was irked that the...


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