Refine Search

The speaker's power

...Murphy's all-but-certain successor, chosen by the Democratic Caucus, is Terry Coleman of Eastman, for years the influential chairman of the Appropriations Committee. The public came to believe that Murphy made himself into a powerful speaker...
Retired senator shares views on current events

...foremost authority on foreign and military affairs at the end of his 24-year career, in which he served as an influential chairman of the Armed Services Committee. He remains active in international affairs and is among a select group of former...