Recent News Headlines : United States Senate

RUSSIA RAN U.S. ELECTION INTERFERENCE, NO TRUMP COLLUSION


The heavily redacted Republican report contains little new information about Russia's election interference or the Trump teams contacts with Russia... READ MORE

28th April, 2018 757

US SENATE CONFIRMS POMPEO AS SECRETARY OF STATE


I think Mike Pompeo will be a truly great Secretary of State... READ MORE

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US SENATE CONFIRMS MIKE POMPEO AS SECRETARY OF STATE


The United States Senate has confirmed CIA Director Mike Pompeo as the new secretary of state... READ MORE

27th April, 2018 676

SENATE CONFIRMS POMPEO AS TRUMP'S NEXT SECRETARY OF STATE


Pompeo also will have a prominent role in negotiating the Trump administration's relationship with European allies and addressing Russian aggression... READ MORE

27th April, 2018 45

MIKE POMPEO SWORN IN AS SECRETARY OF STATE AFTER SENATE VOTE


Pompeo narrowly avoided a historic rebuke by the Senate foreign relations committee... READ MORE

26th April, 2018 217

MIKE POMPEO: SENATE APPROVES CIA DIRECTOR TO LEAD STATE DEPARTMENT


WASHINGTON - The Senate confirmed CIA Director Mike Pompeo on Thursday as President Trump's next secretary of State... READ MORE

26th April, 2018 2158

EMBATTLED TRUMP VETERANS NOMINEE BOWS OUT


White House doctor Ronny Jackson has withdrawn as a nominee to lead the US Department of Veterans Affairs amid a flurry of misconduct allegations... READ MORE

26th April, 2018 903

MIKE POMPEO BECOMES US SECRETARY OF STATE AS IRAN, NORTH KOREA ISSUES AWAIT


US senators said Pompeo was expected to hit the ground running and head off almost immediately to a NATO foreign ministers meeting in Brussels on Friday... READ MORE

26th April, 2018 38

POMPEO BECOMES U.S. SECRETARY OF STATE AS IRAN, NORTH KOREA ISSUES AWAIT


Pompeo becomes U.S. secretary of state as Iran, North Korea issues..... READ MORE

26th April, 2018 950

RONNY JACKSON WITHDRAWS NOMINATION TO BE TRUMPS VAA SECRETARY


White House Doctor Withdraws Nomination to Be Trumps VA Secretary... READ MORE

26th April, 2018 290

MACRON BREAKS WITH TRUMP ON CLIMATE CHANGE


France will not leave the Iranian nuclear deal, Macron said, arguing that Iran shall never possess any nuclear weapons... READ MORE

26th April, 2018 8592

TRUMP TO PICK PAULA DOBRIANSKY FOR TOP STATE DEPARTMENT JOB, SOURCES SAY


The State Department referred questions on Dobriansky to the White House, and officials there declined to comment... READ MORE

26th April, 2018 996

TRUMP GIVES VA PICK AN OUT AFTER SENATE STALLS HEARING AMID ALLEGATIONS OF MISCONDUCT


It demands any communication between the Pentagon and the White House for the last 12 years regarding allegations or incidents involving him... READ MORE

25th April, 2018 0

WATCHDOG REPORT POINTS TO POWER STRUGGLE INVOLVING VA PICK


According to the report, Jackson admitted he had failed to shield the White House medical unit from the leadership drama... READ MORE

25th April, 2018 23

TRUMP SAYS HE WOULDN'T BLAME VA NOMINEE FOR BAILING


Amanda Maddox, a spokeswoman for the upper chamber's Veterans Affairs Committee, cited growing questions from lawmakers over Jackson's qualifications as reason for the hearing's delay... READ MORE

24th April, 2018 69

US ADMIRAL OUTLINES NEW MILITARY BUILDUP TO COUNTER CHINA


The concepts are part of Mattis' military reform efforts that seek to produce more lethal and agile global forces... READ MORE

24th April, 2018 1786

TRUMP SIGNALS HIS VETERANS AFFAIRS NOMINEE MAY NEED TO WITHDRAW


I said to Dr. Jackson, what do you need it for? Trump said... READ MORE

24th April, 2018 111

POMPEO NOMINATION NARROWLY AVOIDS RARE PANEL REBUKE, HEADS TO FULL SENATE


Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump's choice for secretary of state, avoided a rare rebuke Monday as the Senate Foreign Relations Committee narrowly recomm... READ MORE

24th April, 2018 1

MIKE POMEO'S NOMINATION VOTED ON BY SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE


Hard to believe Obstructionists May vote against Mike Pompeo for Secretary of State, Trump wrote... READ MORE

24th April, 2018 1020

POMPEO FACING RARE OPPOSITION FROM SENATE PANEL


However, I remain concerned that Director Pompeo will not challenge the President in critical moments... READ MORE

23rd April, 2018 5

RUSSIAN LAWYER QUESTIONS WHY ROBERT MUELLER HASN'T CONTACTED HER, DOUBTS HE SEEKS THE TRUTH


A Russian lawyer who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. in New York during his father's 2016 campaign for the U.S. presidency said Sunday that speci... READ MORE

23rd April, 2018 1

GOP'S BOB CORKER SAYS HE WON'T OPPOSE DEMOCRAT 'FRIEND' SEEKING HIS SENATE SEAT


Outgoing Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee is sticking by his decision not to campaign against the Democrat seeking to fill his seat. Corker says he... READ MORE

23rd April, 2018 0

TRUMP AIDE URGES CONGRESS TO PARE BACK BIPARTISAN SPENDING DEAL


He urged Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell to consider new rescissions legislation with spending cuts sought by fiscal conservatives in the House of Representatives... READ MORE

22nd April, 2018 172

DIPLOMATIC PROGRESS WITH NORTH KOREA MAY NOT HELP POMPEO'S CONFIRMATION


The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is expected to give a rare thumbs down to Pompeo on Monday... READ MORE

22nd April, 2018 142

US SENATOR BRINGS HER NEWBORN BABY TO WORK TO CAST HISTORIC VOTE


Reuters 17 51 4 April 2018 Presidents Hassan Rouhani of Iran, Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey and Vladimir Putin of Russia pose before their meeting in Ankara... READ MORE

20th April, 2018 57

BABIES NOW ALLOWED ON SENATE FLOOR DURING VOTES, NEW RULE SAYS


A new rule will allow newborns on the Senate floor during votes... READ MORE

20th April, 2018 20

ROBERT MUELLER: SENATE PANEL TO VOTE ON BILL TO PROTECT SPECIAL COUNSEL FROM BEING FIRED


A special counsel who is fired could appeal to the courts to be reinstated... READ MORE

20th April, 2018 29517

AFTER HISTORIC RULES CHANGE, SENATORS VOTE TO ALLOW BABIES INTO U.S. SENATE CHAMBER


There was more, voiced privately, Klobuchar said -- including whether Duckworth intended to change Maile's diaper or nurse her new baby on the Senate floor... READ MORE

20th April, 2018 0

TRUMP'S DIVISIVE TEA PARTY CLIMATE DENIER PICK TO RUN NASA WINS NARROW CONFIRMATION


Before that, one NASA chief served under three presidents, two Republicans and a Democrat... READ MORE

20th April, 2018 0

EPA INSPECTOR GENERAL TO INVESTIGATE SCOTT PRUITT'S SECURITY DETAIL ON TRIPS


Destinations to which Pruitt was accompanied by his personal security detail included Disneyland, the Rose Bowl football tournament and college basketball games... READ MORE

20th April, 2018 2211

Trending News Headlines : United States Senate

VOTERS VOW TO ELECT A CONGRESS THAT STANDS UP TO TRUMP, POLL SHOWS


I think the election will favor the Democrats, so I don't think my vote will matter all that much... READ MORE

2nd March, 2018 29585

FLORIDA SENATORS VOTE NOT TO STOP SALES OF AR-15S


Here's what it did Senators voted 21-17 to defeat amendments to add the ban and moratorium to the bill... READ MORE

4th March, 2018 21760

STATE DEMOCRATS WANT TO BAN ARMED TEACHERS FROM SCHOOLS


Armed teachers would be banned from New York schools under new legislation to be introduced in Albany on Monday... READ MORE

4th March, 2018 15208

MUELLER PROBING RUSSIA CONTACTS AT REPUBLICAN CONVENTION


The Trump campaign has denied playing any role in the weakening of the party's position regarding Ukraine... READ MORE

30th March, 2018 13668

ONPOLITICS TODAY: REMEMBER WHEN TRUMP ENDED A BAN ON GUN SALES TO THE MENTALLY ILL?


Teen shooting survivor 'You guys are the adults... READ MORE

16th February, 2018 6381

FACEBOOK DRAWS SCRUTINY FROM FTC, CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEES


Facebook said it would conduct staff-level briefings of six committees Tuesday and Wednesday... READ MORE

20th March, 2018 5054

'WE ARE GOING TO BE THE LAST SCHOOL SHOOTING'


'We are going to be the last school shooting' Student survivors at Florida rally call for gun law changes... READ MORE

18th February, 2018 4264

REPUBLICAN SENATOR SAYS FACEBOOK SCANDALS MAY BE 'TOO BIG' FOR COMPANY TO FIX ALONE


Republican senator says Facebook scandals may be 'too big' for company to fix alone... READ MORE

9th April, 2018 3170

SCHOOL SAFETY BILL INTRODUCED BY BIPARTISAN SENATORS IN RESPONSE TO FLORIDA SHOOTING


Alyssa Alhadeff, 15, was one of the 17 victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland,Fla... READ MORE

6th March, 2018 2805

TRUMP ASKS CONGRESS FOR BROAD BILL ON GUNS, SCHOOLS AFTER SHOOTING


But on Wednesday, at the start of the fourth free-flowing gun policy discussion he has had in a week, Trump pushed Congress to go big on the bill... READ MORE

28th February, 2018 2258

10 SUPER-RICH PEOPLE DOMINATE GIVING TO SUPER PACS ACTIVE IN MIDTERM ELECTIONS FOR CONGRESS


In all, super PAC donors have contributed 284.9 million to the more than 500 super PACs that have raised any money in the 2018 election cycle... READ MORE

24th February, 2018 2198

HOW MOTHER RUSSIA CAN WIN U.S. ELECTIONS IN 2018


To President Vladimir Putin From Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov As you noted in President Trump's performance review, he has done excellent work -- for Russia... READ MORE

2nd March, 2018 2112

REPUBLICAN LAWMAKERS CONCERNED BY FACEBOOK DATA LEAK


REUTERS Joshua Roberts File Photo Cambridge Analytica and the professor have denied violating Facebook's terms, according to media reports... READ MORE

18th March, 2018 1841

TRUMP CRITICS ATTACK FIRING OF FBI'S MCCABE AS POLITICAL MOVE


2 FBI official Andrew McCabe as a politically motivated and vindictive move, while some Republicans praised U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions for decisive action... READ MORE

18th March, 2018 1704

MCCONNELL SAYS TRUMP SHOULD ALLOW MUELLER TO FINISH RUSSIA PROBE


Trump and his legal team have been cooperating with the Mueller probe so far and have been negotiating terms for Mueller to interview Trump... READ MORE

21st March, 2018 1702

ANALYSIS | TRUMP'S WOULD-BE SECRETARY OF STATE HAS AN ISLAMOPHOBIA PROBLEM


Mike Pompeo has a track record of anti-Muslim rhetoric and association with fringe Islamophobes... READ MORE

12th April, 2018 1607

REPUBLICAN SENATOR EXPECTS TRUMP TO PULL OUT OF IRAN DEAL


Republican senator expects Trump to pull out of Iran deal CBS... READ MORE

18th March, 2018 1569

HOUSE SPEAKER PAUL RYAN WON'T SEEK RE-ELECTION IN BLOW TO GOP


His departure sets up a battle to succeed him as speaker should Republicans retain their House majority... READ MORE

11th April, 2018 1285

FLORIDA SENATE PASSES RESTRICTIONS ON GUN SALES


Florida Senate votes to restrict gun sales, arm teachers... READ MORE

6th March, 2018 1243

TRUMP SLAMS MUELLER INVESTIGATION, DRAWS REPUBLICAN IRE


President Donald Trump has lashed out at what he considers to be the impartiality of an ongoing investigation into potential collusion with a foreign state... READ MORE

18th March, 2018 1191

CONGRESS UNLIKELY TO ANSWER TRUMP COLLUSION QUESTION


WASHINGTON - Did the Trump campaign collude with the Russians to try to ensure that Donald Trump would be elected president in 2016?... READ MORE

6th March, 2018 1167

ZUCKERBERG RESISTS EFFORT BY U.S. SENATORS TO COMMIT HIM TO REGULATION


Senator, the biggest thing I think we can do is implement it, Zuckerberg responded, saying that Facebook already planned to comply voluntarily... READ MORE

11th April, 2018 1017

CONGRESS SETS SIGHTS ON FEDERAL CRYPTOCURRENCY RULES


Carolyn Maloney, a Democratic senior member of the House Financial Services Committee, is another lawmaker advocating for direct oversight of digital assets by the SEC... READ MORE

19th February, 2018 998

LEADING DEMOCRAT PREDICTS TRUMP FLIP-FLOP ON GUN CONTROL AS CONGRESS RETURNS


House Speaker Paul Ryan, a Republican from Wisconsin, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, both spoke to Trump on Friday... READ MORE

25th February, 2018 987

COCA-COLA US STATE DEPT TO USE BLOCKCHAIN TO COMBAT FORCED LABOR


Coca-Cola, U.S. State Dept to use blockchain to combat forced labor... READ MORE

17th March, 2018 869

TRUMP DENIES REPORT HE TRIED TO FIRE SPECIAL COUNSEL MUELLER


U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday denied a newspaper report that he had planned to fire U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller late last year... READ MORE

12th April, 2018 837

BABIES OF SENATORS NOW WELCOME IN SENATE CHAMBER


There was more, voiced privately, Klobuchar said -- including whether Duckworth intended to change Maile's diaper or nurse her new baby on the Senate floor... READ MORE

19th April, 2018 816

ZUCKERBERG DITCHES T-SHIRT, APOLOGIZES FOR FACEBOOK MISTAKES


Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg walks to a meeting with U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein D-CA on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 9, 2018... READ MORE

10th April, 2018 774

DEMOCRATS BUOYED BY TEXAS VOTER TURNOUT IN QUEST TO RETAKE U.S. HOUSE


Democratic primary turnout in the state's largest 15 counties hit 465,245 in early voting, according to the Texas secretary of state... READ MORE

6th March, 2018 766

US PRESIDENT TRUMP SUGGESTS NO DEAL ON DACA


US President Trump suggests no deal on DACA... READ MORE

2nd April, 2018 732


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