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Michigan Senate unanimously approves bill to train police on bias, de-escalation

Michigan Senate unanimously approves bill to train police on bias, de-escalation

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 unanimously approves bil...→

Michigan Senate unanimously approves bill to train police on bias, de-escalation

Michigan Senate unanimously approves bill to train police on bias, de-escalation

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 unanimously approves bil...→

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

More than 150 patrol cars were damaged during two days of civil unrest in the city of Los Angeles last month and the total cost to taxpayers — over $1 million. [...] Read full article: Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars ...→

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...→

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 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 ...→

Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads charge against GOP police bill

Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads charge against GOP police bill

Senate Democrats are poised to filibuster the Republican plan — and Harris' efforts could help position her to join Biden's ticket. Read full article: Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads ch...→

Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a Vote on His Police Reform Bill

Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a Vote on His Police Reform Bill

Senate Democrats filibustered a police reform bill introduced by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), who has been working on the issue for years. Read full article: Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a...→

How police reform collapsed in the Senate

How police reform collapsed in the Senate

Democrats and Republicans are deadlocked, and neither party seems inclined to give an inch. Read full article: How police reform collapsed in the Senat...→

Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after GOP police reform effort fails in Senate

Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after GOP police reform effort fails in Senate

Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., ripped into Democrats Wednesday after the bill he authored on police reform failed in the Senate on a procedural vote, accusing Democra [...] Read full article: Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on police reform bill, warns of 'blood on their hands'

Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on police reform bill, warns of 'blood on their hands'

Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., told “America's Newsroom ” Wednesday that congressional Democrats would rather keep the “police reform issue alive until November” th [...] Read full article: Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on ...→

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...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

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...→

Donna Brazile: Police brutality and racism must end – GOP and Dems must compromise to pass bill in Congress

Donna Brazile: Police brutality and racism must end – GOP and Dems must compromise to pass bill in Congress

Congressional Republicans and Democrats need to compromise to pass needed legislation to address the crisis of systemic racism and racist policing that has spa [...] Read full article: Donna Brazile: Police brutality and raci...→

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 ...→

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...→

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

Not only will an officer's mental health be addressed but legislators want to create a tracking system for misconduct. Read full article: 2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unani...→

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...→

Georgia Republicans scrap protections for police, first responders in hate-crime bill

Georgia Republicans scrap protections for police, first responders in hate-crime bill

Georgia state lawmakers have approved a first-ever hate crime bill put forward by state Senate Republicans Monday, after a deal was reached removing protection [...] Read full article: Georgia Republicans scrap protections fo...→

Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvageable,’ demand talks | WTOP

Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvageable,’ demand talks | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Democratic leaders in the Senate say the Republican policing bill is “not salvageable,” as they signal an intent to block it and demand n [...] Read full article: Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvagea...→

'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Schumer scolds GOP senator over police reform bill remarks

'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Schumer scolds GOP senator over police reform bill remarks

Schumer said Tuesday that the Republican policing bill is “deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed, calling it a “nonstarter.” Read full article: 'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Sch...→

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

More than 150 patrol cars were damaged during two days of civil unrest in the city of Los Angeles last month and the total cost to taxpayers — over $1 million. [...] Read full article: Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars ...→

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...→

How police reform collapsed in the Senate

How police reform collapsed in the Senate

Democrats and Republicans are deadlocked, and neither party seems inclined to give an inch. Read full article: How police reform collapsed in the Senat...→

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...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

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 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 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...→

Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvageable,’ demand talks | WTOP

Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvageable,’ demand talks | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Democratic leaders in the Senate say the Republican policing bill is “not salvageable,” as they signal an intent to block it and demand n [...] Read full article: Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvagea...→

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 ...→

Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a Vote on His Police Reform Bill

Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a Vote on His Police Reform Bill

Senate Democrats filibustered a police reform bill introduced by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), who has been working on the issue for years. Read full article: Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a...→

Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after GOP police reform effort fails in Senate

Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after GOP police reform effort fails in Senate

Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., ripped into Democrats Wednesday after the bill he authored on police reform failed in the Senate on a procedural vote, accusing Democra [...] Read full article: Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after...→

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

Not only will an officer's mental health be addressed but legislators want to create a tracking system for misconduct. Read full article: 2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unani...→

Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on police reform bill, warns of 'blood on their hands'

Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on police reform bill, warns of 'blood on their hands'

Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., told “America's Newsroom ” Wednesday that congressional Democrats would rather keep the “police reform issue alive until November” th [...] Read full article: Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on ...→

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 ...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

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...→

Donna Brazile: Police brutality and racism must end – GOP and Dems must compromise to pass bill in Congress

Donna Brazile: Police brutality and racism must end – GOP and Dems must compromise to pass bill in Congress

Congressional Republicans and Democrats need to compromise to pass needed legislation to address the crisis of systemic racism and racist policing that has spa [...] Read full article: Donna Brazile: Police brutality and raci...→

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 ...→

Georgia Republicans scrap protections for police, first responders in hate-crime bill

Georgia Republicans scrap protections for police, first responders in hate-crime bill

Georgia state lawmakers have approved a first-ever hate crime bill put forward by state Senate Republicans Monday, after a deal was reached removing protection [...] Read full article: Georgia Republicans scrap protections fo...→

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'...→

Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads charge against GOP police bill

Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads charge against GOP police bill

Senate Democrats are poised to filibuster the Republican plan — and Harris' efforts could help position her to join Biden's ticket. Read full article: Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads ch...→

'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Schumer scolds GOP senator over police reform bill remarks

'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Schumer scolds GOP senator over police reform bill remarks

Schumer said Tuesday that the Republican policing bill is “deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed, calling it a “nonstarter.” Read full article: 'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Sch...→

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

More than 150 patrol cars were damaged during two days of civil unrest in the city of Los Angeles last month and the total cost to taxpayers — over $1 million. [...] Read full article: Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars ...→

Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a Vote on His Police Reform Bill

Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a Vote on His Police Reform Bill

Senate Democrats filibustered a police reform bill introduced by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), who has been working on the issue for years. Read full article: Democrats Block Tim Scott From Getting a...→

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...→

How police reform collapsed in the Senate

How police reform collapsed in the Senate

Democrats and Republicans are deadlocked, and neither party seems inclined to give an inch. Read full article: How police reform collapsed in the Senat...→

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, ...→

Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after GOP police reform effort fails in Senate

Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after GOP police reform effort fails in Senate

Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., ripped into Democrats Wednesday after the bill he authored on police reform failed in the Senate on a procedural vote, accusing Democra [...] Read full article: Sen. Tim Scott rips into Democrats after...→

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...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

Not only will an officer's mental health be addressed but legislators want to create a tracking system for misconduct. Read full article: 2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unani...→

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...→

Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on police reform bill, warns of 'blood on their hands'

Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on police reform bill, warns of 'blood on their hands'

Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., told “America's Newsroom ” Wednesday that congressional Democrats would rather keep the “police reform issue alive until November” th [...] Read full article: Tillis rips Dems for blocking debate on ...→

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...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

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...→

Donna Brazile: Police brutality and racism must end – GOP and Dems must compromise to pass bill in Congress

Donna Brazile: Police brutality and racism must end – GOP and Dems must compromise to pass bill in Congress

Congressional Republicans and Democrats need to compromise to pass needed legislation to address the crisis of systemic racism and racist policing that has spa [...] Read full article: Donna Brazile: Police brutality and raci...→

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...→

Georgia Republicans scrap protections for police, first responders in hate-crime bill

Georgia Republicans scrap protections for police, first responders in hate-crime bill

Georgia state lawmakers have approved a first-ever hate crime bill put forward by state Senate Republicans Monday, after a deal was reached removing protection [...] Read full article: Georgia Republicans scrap protections fo...→

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'...→

Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvageable,’ demand talks | WTOP

Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvageable,’ demand talks | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Democratic leaders in the Senate say the Republican policing bill is “not salvageable,” as they signal an intent to block it and demand n [...] Read full article: Democrats: GOP police bill ‘not salvagea...→

Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads charge against GOP police bill

Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads charge against GOP police bill

Senate Democrats are poised to filibuster the Republican plan — and Harris' efforts could help position her to join Biden's ticket. Read full article: Amid VP scrutiny, Kamala Harris leads ch...→

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 ...→

'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Schumer scolds GOP senator over police reform bill remarks

'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Schumer scolds GOP senator over police reform bill remarks

Schumer said Tuesday that the Republican policing bill is “deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed, calling it a “nonstarter.” Read full article: 'Chokeholds aren’t a joking matter': Sch...→