Some say a former senator named David Rice Atchison was the 12th U.S. president. Which would make Obama the 45th.
Taking a look at the official 2013 inauguration store.
Freshmen lawmakers arrive hopeful to Capitol Hill. They say they're here to work together for the people.
In the face of national tragedy, presidents put words to a collective grief. A look at presidents as comforter in chiefs.
Congress this week banned the word 'lunatic' from being used in laws, and 'socialism' is one of the words of the year.
Louisiana's third congressional race isn't over. Rep. Landry & Rep. Boustany are headed for a runoff election that will decide who gets to keep their job in Congress.
Retiring lawmakers discuss what they plan to do once they leave congress.
The 2012 race is over, it's time to sit back and ask ourselves...who's gonna run for president in 2016?
CNN anchors & reporters weigh in on how we'll know the election is really over.
When it's all said and done, after the balloons have dropped, our CNN reporters weigh in on what they won't miss once the elections are over.