CNN Site Map for Section Politics (Galleries) for September - 2013
- 2013-09-25Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, reads Dr. Seuss' "Green Eggs and Ham" on the Senate floor on Tuesday, September 24, during his 21-plus-hour speech given in an attempt to defund Obamacare. Click through to see other politicians who have read childre
- 2013-09-25Almost 22 hours after he started, Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas finally ended his oral assault on Obamacare on Wednesday, September 25. His all-night speech blended political rhetoric and emotional pleas for all of his GOP colleagues to join him in bl
- 2013-09-23A Park Service police officer stands guard in front of the Lincoln Memorial during a partial shutdown of the federal government in November 1995. Many government services and agencies were closed at the end of 1995 and beginning of 1996 as President Bill
- 2013-09-20Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to 30 months in prison for spending more than $750,000 in campaign funds to purchase luxury goods and other memorabilia. More than a dozen items from Jackson's fraud conspiracy case originally were to be pu
- 2013-09-16First Lady Michelle Obama participates in an event last week in Watertown, Wisconsin, to encourage people to drink more water. As this new wellness program is launched, take a look at the first family's hydration tactics through the years.
- 2013-09-11President Barack Obama approaches the podium in the East Room of the White House on Tuesday, September 10, for a speech addressing the nation on the justification for possible military action against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The reg
- 2013-09-11The Obama administration has asked Congress to delay voting on authorizing military action in Syria, but the White House will still push the idea in case diplomacy fails. Senate leaders Harry Reid, D-Nevada, left, and Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, control