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Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

The Michigan Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques to minimize the [...] Read full article: Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring ...→

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

The Michigan Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques to minimize the [...] Read full article: Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring ...→

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Republicans in the US Senate tried to bring up their police reform bill but Democrats blocked it calling their reforms a political stunt rather than a good fai [...] Read full article: Senate Dems say Republican version of po...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Much as lawmakers have failed to act during times of crisis on gun control or immigration changes there’s a familiar standoff despite broad support. An Associa [...] Read full article: Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling ...→

Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republican Police Reform Bill

The U.S. Senate headed for a showdown on Wednesday over a Republican police reform bill that Democrats have rejected as too limited to rein in police misconduc [...] Read full article: Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republica...→

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

The Senate is bracing for a partisan showdown Wednesday on Republicans’ policing package, with Democrats threatening to kill the bill before it gets to a full [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s ...→

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer called the GOP reform bill "deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed." Read full article: Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police ...→

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

A partisan standoff between Senate Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday is likely to quash efforts at sweeping reform to policing practices in the U.S. despite [...] Read full article: Police reform bill likely dying in Senat...→

Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California Voters

Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California Voters

The California Assembly on Thursday sent Gov. Newsom a bill to require county election officials to mail a ballot to every registered voter in the state. Read full article: Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballot...→

‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Republican police reform bill

‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Republican police reform bill

Senate Republicans on Wednesday unveiled their "Justice Act" police reform legislation to hold officers accountable. Read full article: ‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Repu...→

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

The Senate has approved a bipartisan bill that would double spending on a popular conservation program and devote nearly $2 billion a year to improve and maint [...] Read full article: Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost cons...→

Senate GOP unveils police reform bill that seeks to discourage use of chokeholds

Senate GOP unveils police reform bill that seeks to discourage use of chokeholds

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the Senate would take up the measure next week, setting up a showdown with Democrats. Read full article: Senate GOP unveils police reform bill th...→

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked a Republican police reform bill, saying it didn’t go far enough to address national unrest over the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do ...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate crimes bill

Georgia’s state Senate has passed hate crimes legislation deemed essential by state leaders after lawmakers struck a deal to remove language protecting police Read full article: Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate cr...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

A package of tobacco regulation bills is headed to the Michigan House, and some health organizations are concerned that it doesn't go far enough to... Read full article: Michigan health groups call vaping bill ...→

Michigan Legislature approves $880M in pandemic spending

Michigan Legislature approves $880M in pandemic spending

The Michigan Legislature on Wednesday unanimously approved spending $880 million in federal relief aid in response to the coronavirus pandemic, setting aside f [...] Read full article: Michigan Legislature approves $880M in p...→

Senate Republicans unveil police overhaul bill

Senate Republicans unveil police overhaul bill

Senate Republicans unveiled their new policing package Wednesday that will attempt to strike a balance between supporting and improving police in the country, [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans unveil police overhau...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

WASHINGTON D.C. (WCMH) — Despite weeks of protests, Congress has been unable to agree on how to change law enforcement. On Thursday, the Senate tried but faile [...] Read full article: Police reform bill fails in the Senate, ...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Senate Democrats voted almost unanimously on Wednesday against a Republican policing reform proposal, effectively ending Congressional efforts to rein in law e [...] Read full article: Policing reform bill fails to move forwa...→

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Democrats say the plan doesn't go nearly far enough in tackling police misconduct. Republicans chastised them for refusing to even begin debate. Read full article: Senate Democrats poised to block Republi...→

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind., told "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday that both parties should find a middle ground on the issue of law enforcement reform after Senate De [...] Read full article: Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible'...→

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

The bill, SB 1049, was approved on a bipartisan vote, 32-7, and moves to the Assembly, Glazer’s office said in a release Tuesday. Read full article: Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Gl...→

DeSantis signs retired police car bill requiring official markings removed before sale​

DeSantis signs retired police car bill requiring official markings removed before sale​

MIAMI (WSVN) - When it comes to retired police cars, a story featured in 7 investigates is driving change in state law. Last year, 7News... Read full article: DeSantis signs retired police car bill r...→

Senate bill would strip president’s power to federalize DC police | WTOP

The legislation is co-sponsored by Sen. Chris Van Hollen, who is sharply critical of the way protests near the White House were handled earlier this month. Read full article: Senate bill would strip president’s powe...→

Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but support good cops who keep us safe – Senate GOP bill shows the way

Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but support good cops who keep us safe – Senate GOP bill shows the way

Commonsense police reforms proposed by Senate Republicans Wednesday in their Justice Act would help reduce incidents of excessive use of force by police withou [...] Read full article: Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but ...→

U.S. Senate passes major public lands bill backed by Colorado senators

U.S. Senate passes major public lands bill backed by Colorado senators

The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed the Great American Outdoors Act, a public lands bill that will fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund and end a ma [...] Read full article: U.S. Senate passes major public lands bi...→

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans introduced the JUSTICE ACT on Wednesday to reform policing after national unrest over the killing of George Floyd by a cop in Minnesota — an [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans pledge vote on police...→

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Republicans in the US Senate tried to bring up their police reform bill but Democrats blocked it calling their reforms a political stunt rather than a good fai [...] Read full article: Senate Dems say Republican version of po...→

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

WASHINGTON D.C. (WCMH) — Despite weeks of protests, Congress has been unable to agree on how to change law enforcement. On Thursday, the Senate tried but faile [...] Read full article: Police reform bill fails in the Senate, ...→

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Senate Democrats voted almost unanimously on Wednesday against a Republican policing reform proposal, effectively ending Congressional efforts to rein in law e [...] Read full article: Policing reform bill fails to move forwa...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republican Police Reform Bill

The U.S. Senate headed for a showdown on Wednesday over a Republican police reform bill that Democrats have rejected as too limited to rein in police misconduc [...] Read full article: Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republica...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer called the GOP reform bill "deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed." Read full article: Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police ...→

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

The bill, SB 1049, was approved on a bipartisan vote, 32-7, and moves to the Assembly, Glazer’s office said in a release Tuesday. Read full article: Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Gl...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Senate bill would strip president’s power to federalize DC police | WTOP

The legislation is co-sponsored by Sen. Chris Van Hollen, who is sharply critical of the way protests near the White House were handled earlier this month. Read full article: Senate bill would strip president’s powe...→

Michigan Legislature approves $880M in pandemic spending

Michigan Legislature approves $880M in pandemic spending

The Michigan Legislature on Wednesday unanimously approved spending $880 million in federal relief aid in response to the coronavirus pandemic, setting aside f [...] Read full article: Michigan Legislature approves $880M in p...→

‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Republican police reform bill

‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Republican police reform bill

Senate Republicans on Wednesday unveiled their "Justice Act" police reform legislation to hold officers accountable. Read full article: ‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Repu...→

U.S. Senate passes major public lands bill backed by Colorado senators

U.S. Senate passes major public lands bill backed by Colorado senators

The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed the Great American Outdoors Act, a public lands bill that will fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund and end a ma [...] Read full article: U.S. Senate passes major public lands bi...→

Senate Republicans unveil police overhaul bill

Senate Republicans unveil police overhaul bill

Senate Republicans unveiled their new policing package Wednesday that will attempt to strike a balance between supporting and improving police in the country, [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans unveil police overhau...→

Senate GOP unveils police reform bill that seeks to discourage use of chokeholds

Senate GOP unveils police reform bill that seeks to discourage use of chokeholds

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the Senate would take up the measure next week, setting up a showdown with Democrats. Read full article: Senate GOP unveils police reform bill th...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked a Republican police reform bill, saying it didn’t go far enough to address national unrest over the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do ...→

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Much as lawmakers have failed to act during times of crisis on gun control or immigration changes there’s a familiar standoff despite broad support. An Associa [...] Read full article: Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling ...→

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Democrats say the plan doesn't go nearly far enough in tackling police misconduct. Republicans chastised them for refusing to even begin debate. Read full article: Senate Democrats poised to block Republi...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

The Senate is bracing for a partisan showdown Wednesday on Republicans’ policing package, with Democrats threatening to kill the bill before it gets to a full [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s ...→

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind., told "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday that both parties should find a middle ground on the issue of law enforcement reform after Senate De [...] Read full article: Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible'...→

Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate crimes bill

Georgia’s state Senate has passed hate crimes legislation deemed essential by state leaders after lawmakers struck a deal to remove language protecting police Read full article: Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate cr...→

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

A partisan standoff between Senate Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday is likely to quash efforts at sweeping reform to policing practices in the U.S. despite [...] Read full article: Police reform bill likely dying in Senat...→

DeSantis signs retired police car bill requiring official markings removed before sale​

DeSantis signs retired police car bill requiring official markings removed before sale​

MIAMI (WSVN) - When it comes to retired police cars, a story featured in 7 investigates is driving change in state law. Last year, 7News... Read full article: DeSantis signs retired police car bill r...→

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

A package of tobacco regulation bills is headed to the Michigan House, and some health organizations are concerned that it doesn't go far enough to... Read full article: Michigan health groups call vaping bill ...→

Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California Voters

Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California Voters

The California Assembly on Thursday sent Gov. Newsom a bill to require county election officials to mail a ballot to every registered voter in the state. Read full article: Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballot...→

Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but support good cops who keep us safe – Senate GOP bill shows the way

Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but support good cops who keep us safe – Senate GOP bill shows the way

Commonsense police reforms proposed by Senate Republicans Wednesday in their Justice Act would help reduce incidents of excessive use of force by police withou [...] Read full article: Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but ...→

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

The Senate has approved a bipartisan bill that would double spending on a popular conservation program and devote nearly $2 billion a year to improve and maint [...] Read full article: Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost cons...→

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans introduced the JUSTICE ACT on Wednesday to reform policing after national unrest over the killing of George Floyd by a cop in Minnesota — an [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans pledge vote on police...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Republicans in the US Senate tried to bring up their police reform bill but Democrats blocked it calling their reforms a political stunt rather than a good fai [...] Read full article: Senate Dems say Republican version of po...→

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

WASHINGTON D.C. (WCMH) — Despite weeks of protests, Congress has been unable to agree on how to change law enforcement. On Thursday, the Senate tried but faile [...] Read full article: Police reform bill fails in the Senate, ...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked a Republican police reform bill, saying it didn’t go far enough to address national unrest over the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do ...→

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Senate Democrats voted almost unanimously on Wednesday against a Republican policing reform proposal, effectively ending Congressional efforts to rein in law e [...] Read full article: Policing reform bill fails to move forwa...→

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Much as lawmakers have failed to act during times of crisis on gun control or immigration changes there’s a familiar standoff despite broad support. An Associa [...] Read full article: Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling ...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Democrats say the plan doesn't go nearly far enough in tackling police misconduct. Republicans chastised them for refusing to even begin debate. Read full article: Senate Democrats poised to block Republi...→

Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republican Police Reform Bill

The U.S. Senate headed for a showdown on Wednesday over a Republican police reform bill that Democrats have rejected as too limited to rein in police misconduc [...] Read full article: Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republica...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

The Senate is bracing for a partisan showdown Wednesday on Republicans’ policing package, with Democrats threatening to kill the bill before it gets to a full [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s ...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind., told "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday that both parties should find a middle ground on the issue of law enforcement reform after Senate De [...] Read full article: Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible'...→

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer called the GOP reform bill "deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed." Read full article: Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police ...→

Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate crimes bill

Georgia’s state Senate has passed hate crimes legislation deemed essential by state leaders after lawmakers struck a deal to remove language protecting police Read full article: Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate cr...→

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

The bill, SB 1049, was approved on a bipartisan vote, 32-7, and moves to the Assembly, Glazer’s office said in a release Tuesday. Read full article: Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Gl...→

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

A partisan standoff between Senate Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday is likely to quash efforts at sweeping reform to policing practices in the U.S. despite [...] Read full article: Police reform bill likely dying in Senat...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

DeSantis signs retired police car bill requiring official markings removed before sale​

DeSantis signs retired police car bill requiring official markings removed before sale​

MIAMI (WSVN) - When it comes to retired police cars, a story featured in 7 investigates is driving change in state law. Last year, 7News... Read full article: DeSantis signs retired police car bill r...→

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

A package of tobacco regulation bills is headed to the Michigan House, and some health organizations are concerned that it doesn't go far enough to... Read full article: Michigan health groups call vaping bill ...→

Senate bill would strip president’s power to federalize DC police | WTOP

The legislation is co-sponsored by Sen. Chris Van Hollen, who is sharply critical of the way protests near the White House were handled earlier this month. Read full article: Senate bill would strip president’s powe...→

Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California Voters

Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California Voters

The California Assembly on Thursday sent Gov. Newsom a bill to require county election officials to mail a ballot to every registered voter in the state. Read full article: Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballot...→

Michigan Legislature approves $880M in pandemic spending

Michigan Legislature approves $880M in pandemic spending

The Michigan Legislature on Wednesday unanimously approved spending $880 million in federal relief aid in response to the coronavirus pandemic, setting aside f [...] Read full article: Michigan Legislature approves $880M in p...→

Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but support good cops who keep us safe – Senate GOP bill shows the way

Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but support good cops who keep us safe – Senate GOP bill shows the way

Commonsense police reforms proposed by Senate Republicans Wednesday in their Justice Act would help reduce incidents of excessive use of force by police withou [...] Read full article: Curtis Hill: Crack down on bad cops but ...→

‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Republican police reform bill

‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Republican police reform bill

Senate Republicans on Wednesday unveiled their "Justice Act" police reform legislation to hold officers accountable. Read full article: ‘Justice Act’: What’s in the Senate Repu...→

U.S. Senate passes major public lands bill backed by Colorado senators

U.S. Senate passes major public lands bill backed by Colorado senators

The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed the Great American Outdoors Act, a public lands bill that will fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund and end a ma [...] Read full article: U.S. Senate passes major public lands bi...→

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

The Senate has approved a bipartisan bill that would double spending on a popular conservation program and devote nearly $2 billion a year to improve and maint [...] Read full article: Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost cons...→

Senate Republicans unveil police overhaul bill

Senate Republicans unveil police overhaul bill

Senate Republicans unveiled their new policing package Wednesday that will attempt to strike a balance between supporting and improving police in the country, [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans unveil police overhau...→

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans introduced the JUSTICE ACT on Wednesday to reform policing after national unrest over the killing of George Floyd by a cop in Minnesota — an [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans pledge vote on police...→

Senate GOP unveils police reform bill that seeks to discourage use of chokeholds

Senate GOP unveils police reform bill that seeks to discourage use of chokeholds

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the Senate would take up the measure next week, setting up a showdown with Democrats. Read full article: Senate GOP unveils police reform bill th...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→