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Ben Nelson

  1. early and awkward
    Harry Reid Gushes About Retiring Senator’s Mane of Lustrous Teenage Hair“He has hair like a um … 15-year-old.”
  2. the national interest
    Ben Nelson’s Latest Bad IdeaBen Nelson has another brainstorm to highlight his special Ben Nelson brand.
  3. united we sit
    Nebraska Senator Ben Nelson Continues the War on Partisan SeatingHe wants both parties to sit together all the time.
  4. early and often
    Two Seats That Could Determine the Power of Joe LiebermanIf they go Republican, could Lieberman switch teams?
  5. don’t ask don’t tell
    ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Maneuvering Gets More FranticThere’s one day until the big vote!
  6. checking in on voles
    Robert Gibbs Has Never Heard of a Vole, Is Bad at Identifying RatsHe’s pretty sure that thing was a rat, which it wasn’t.
  7. oh congress!
    Senator Ben Nelson Stands Up for Poor Warren BuffettAt least one senator is standing up for the world’s richest men!
  8. stalling
    Republicans (and Ben Nelson) Block Debate of Financial Reform BillDemocrats fall three votes short.
  9. things you do not expect from certain people
    This Is What Chuck Schumer Holding a Gun Looks LikeHe looks good in orange.
  10. health carnage
    Health-Care Reform Making Bloomberg, Paterson SickWhy they say the Senate bill isn’t fair to New York.
  11. health-care reform
    Republicans Criticize Ben Nelson: ‘It’s Pretty Obvious That Votes Have Been Bought’Why, who has ever heard of such a thing?
  12. health-care reform
    Snowed-In Senate Has Breakthrough on Health CareNelson folds! Nelson folds!
  13. health carnage
    Roland Burris, and a Bunch of Other People, Could Still Hold Up Health-Care ReformHere’s why they’re still holding out, and whether we should take them seriously.
  14. health carnage
    Democrats Prove They Too Can Fight Among ThemselvesYou’re not alone Republicans!
  15. health carnage
    Democrats’ Sense of Triumph Is Extremely Short-LivedFour senators hold the fate of the bill in their hands.
  16. health carnage
    Can Harry Reid Actually Pass Health Care Reform?We’ll find out Saturday night.
  17. things you do not expect from certain people
    Chuck Schumer Shoots Pheasants With a GunYep, that Chuck Schumer.
  18. early and often
    Gang of Senate Moderates Roughs Up the Stimulus BillBut only so they can save it.