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Pelosi opts to vote on FISA reauthorization despite GOP pleas to hold off

Pelosi opts to vote on FISA reauthorization despite GOP pleas to hold off

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that the House will move forward with voting on whether to extend provisions from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, re [...] Read full article: Pelosi opts to vote on FISA reauthorizat...→

Pelosi opts to vote on FISA reauthorization despite GOP pleas to hold off

Pelosi opts to vote on FISA reauthorization despite GOP pleas to hold off

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that the House will move forward with voting on whether to extend provisions from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, re [...] Read full article: Pelosi opts to vote on FISA reauthorizat...→

Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apology for Accusing GOP Senators of 'Trying to Get Away with Murder'

Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apology for Accusing GOP Senators of 'Trying to Get Away with Murder'

Wednesday on MSNBC, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said she would "absolutely positively not" apologize for accusing Senate Republicans of trying to get awa [...] Read full article: Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apolo...→

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Tuesday called Senate legislative proposals on police reform "unsalvageable" and accused Republicans of "trying [...] Read full article: Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Mur...→

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

Sen. James Lankford of Oklahoma cited the “Harry Potter” author’s recent letter, which critics called a “transphobic manifesto." Read full article: GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while bl...→

Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to support FISA reform, probe how tool was 'weaponized'

Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to support FISA reform, probe how tool was 'weaponized'

The top Republicans on the House Judiciary and Oversight committees called on their GOP colleagues Tuesday to support the reform and reauthorization of the For [...] Read full article: Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to s...→

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Wednesday on CNN's "Newsroom," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused the Republican Party of being "afraid of the vote." Thus, she argued Republicans | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote...→

GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only Way to Vote Safely During Pandemic

GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only Way to Vote Safely During Pandemic

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" Gov. Larry Hogan (R-MD) said the only way people can vote safely during the coronavirus pandemic was to vote by mail. | Cl [...] Read full article: GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only...→

Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bill after Trump tweets veto threat

Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bill after Trump tweets veto threat

House Democrats scrapped plans to vote on a bipartisan bill to reauthorize national security surveillance tools after President Trump issued a veto threat on T [...] Read full article: Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bil...→

Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will happen Thursday

Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will happen Thursday

The House will vote Thursday to reauthorize controversial government surveillance powers, the office of Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer said in a statement. Read full article: Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will hap...→

"I hope all Republican House Members vote NO on FISA until such time as our Coun [...]

"I hope all Republican House Members vote NO on FISA until such time as our Country is able to determine how and why the greatest political, criminal, and subv [...] Read full article: "I hope all Republican House Members vot...→

Nancy Pelosi to move forward with controversial FISA bill

Nancy Pelosi to move forward with controversial FISA bill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday she plans to move forward with a scheduled vote to renew controversial surveillance tools used by the intelligence co [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi to move forward with contro...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→

‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues Gavin Newsom over vote-by-mail executive order

‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues Gavin Newsom over vote-by-mail executive order

Republicans are taking California to court over Gov. Gavin Newsom’s plan for his state to conduct November’s election entirely by mail over coronavirus fears. Read full article: ‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues ...→

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...→

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed the new Senate GOP policing package Wednesday, saying it doesn’t offer any real change. Read full article: Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ...→

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi described police chokeholds as “a lynching,” saying she was confident Republican lawmakers will agree to ban them after Democrats in [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘...→

Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic Job' Blocking FISA Bill

Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic Job' Blocking FISA Bill

President Donald Trump thanked Republican lawmakers in a Thursday morning tweet for their efforts in preventing a proposed FISA bill from passing on Wednesday. [...] Read full article: Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic J...→

Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Progressive, Conservative Revolt

Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Progressive, Conservative Revolt

Speaker Nancy Pelosi delayed a vote to reauthorize parts of the FISA program after a revolt from conservatives and progressive Democrats.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Prog...→

House adjourns without FISA reauthorization vote

House adjourns without FISA reauthorization vote

The House late Wednesday adjourned without a debate or vote on a FISA extension bill that increasingly looked to be in trouble after a threat from President Tr [...] Read full article: House adjourns without FISA reauthorizat...→

House to vote on FISA reauthorization bill Wednesday

House to vote on FISA reauthorization bill Wednesday

A vote on a bill to reauthorize three expired surveillance tools is in jeopardy after President Trump called on Republicans to reject the measure in a late-nig [...] Read full article: House to vote on FISA reauthorization bi...→

DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation, vote in limbo

DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation, vote in limbo

The Justice Department on Wednesday urged President Trump to veto legislation to reauthorize surveillance authorities used by the FBI just hours before a sched [...] Read full article: DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation...→

Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bill, citing Russia probe concerns

Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bill, citing Russia probe concerns

President Trump on Tuesday night warned that Republicans should vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), the contr [...] Read full article: Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bil...→

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

President Donald Trump encouraged House Republicans to vote against a surveillance bill that would allow law enforcement to access the Internet browsing histor [...] Read full article: Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet S...→

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...→

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

As it becomes increasingly likely that COVID-19 will impact the 2020 presidential election, Democrats and Republicans shunning prudent and bipartisan vote-by-m [...] Read full article: GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But ...→

Trump battles Pelosi, some in GOP over Confederate symbols

President Donald Trump is battling House Speaker Nancy Pelosi over renaming military bases that honor Confederate generals - and he's at odds with some in his [...] Read full article: Trump battles Pelosi, some in GOP over C...→

Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by Mail and Vote by App Lemons into Lemonade

Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by Mail and Vote by App Lemons into Lemonade

Republicans must not only combat fraud but also better adapt to the use of these new voting mechanisms—and that means fighting fire with fire. Read full article: Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by ...→

Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After Conservatives and Progressives Rebel

Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After Conservatives and Progressives Rebel

Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) withdraw a bill from consideration on the House floor on Thursday after conservatives and progressives rebelled. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After C...→

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

House Democrats decided to hold off on a vote to extend provisions from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, caving to pressure from progressives and top [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid ba...→

Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Trump Veto Threat

Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Trump Veto Threat

After President Donald Trump threatened to veto it, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., late Wednesday night pulled a vote on the FISA bill. Read full article: Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Tr...→

House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote despite GOP opposition

House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote despite GOP opposition

House Democrats forged ahead with a vote Wednesday to reauthorize surveillance tools used by law enforcement despite sudden GOP opposition to the bipartisan pl [...] Read full article: House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote desp...→

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

“For more than 231 years, never have we seen a proxy vote on the floor of the House,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) told reporters Wednesday [...] Read full article: Democrats ready for first-ever House pro...→

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

President Trump late Tuesday urged House Republicans to vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, saying Congress should n [...] Read full article: Trump urges House Republicans to vote ag...→

States weigh vote-by-mail options amid Trump and GOP opposition

States weigh vote-by-mail options amid Trump and GOP opposition

In a joint effort, the Republican National Committee and the Trump campaign have vowed to pour $20 million into voting-related fights nationwide, opposing vote [...] Read full article: States weigh vote-by-mail options amid T...→

Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces GOP lawsuit over vote-by-mail

Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces GOP lawsuit over vote-by-mail

Republicans are taking California to court over Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan for his state to conduct November's election entirely by mail over coronavirus fears. Read full article: Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces...→

Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apology for Accusing GOP Senators of 'Trying to Get Away with Murder'

Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apology for Accusing GOP Senators of 'Trying to Get Away with Murder'

Wednesday on MSNBC, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said she would "absolutely positively not" apologize for accusing Senate Republicans of trying to get awa [...] Read full article: Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apolo...→

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...→

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

Sen. James Lankford of Oklahoma cited the “Harry Potter” author’s recent letter, which critics called a “transphobic manifesto." Read full article: GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while bl...→

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

As it becomes increasingly likely that COVID-19 will impact the 2020 presidential election, Democrats and Republicans shunning prudent and bipartisan vote-by-m [...] Read full article: GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But ...→

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi described police chokeholds as “a lynching,” saying she was confident Republican lawmakers will agree to ban them after Democrats in [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘...→

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Wednesday on CNN's "Newsroom," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused the Republican Party of being "afraid of the vote." Thus, she argued Republicans | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote...→

Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by Mail and Vote by App Lemons into Lemonade

Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by Mail and Vote by App Lemons into Lemonade

Republicans must not only combat fraud but also better adapt to the use of these new voting mechanisms—and that means fighting fire with fire. Read full article: Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by ...→

Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic Job' Blocking FISA Bill

Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic Job' Blocking FISA Bill

President Donald Trump thanked Republican lawmakers in a Thursday morning tweet for their efforts in preventing a proposed FISA bill from passing on Wednesday. [...] Read full article: Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic J...→

Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bill after Trump tweets veto threat

Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bill after Trump tweets veto threat

House Democrats scrapped plans to vote on a bipartisan bill to reauthorize national security surveillance tools after President Trump issued a veto threat on T [...] Read full article: Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bil...→

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

House Democrats decided to hold off on a vote to extend provisions from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, caving to pressure from progressives and top [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid ba...→

Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Progressive, Conservative Revolt

Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Progressive, Conservative Revolt

Speaker Nancy Pelosi delayed a vote to reauthorize parts of the FISA program after a revolt from conservatives and progressive Democrats.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Prog...→

"I hope all Republican House Members vote NO on FISA until such time as our Coun [...]

"I hope all Republican House Members vote NO on FISA until such time as our Country is able to determine how and why the greatest political, criminal, and subv [...] Read full article: "I hope all Republican House Members vot...→

House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote despite GOP opposition

House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote despite GOP opposition

House Democrats forged ahead with a vote Wednesday to reauthorize surveillance tools used by law enforcement despite sudden GOP opposition to the bipartisan pl [...] Read full article: House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote desp...→

House to vote on FISA reauthorization bill Wednesday

House to vote on FISA reauthorization bill Wednesday

A vote on a bill to reauthorize three expired surveillance tools is in jeopardy after President Trump called on Republicans to reject the measure in a late-nig [...] Read full article: House to vote on FISA reauthorization bi...→

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

President Trump late Tuesday urged House Republicans to vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, saying Congress should n [...] Read full article: Trump urges House Republicans to vote ag...→

Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bill, citing Russia probe concerns

Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bill, citing Russia probe concerns

President Trump on Tuesday night warned that Republicans should vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), the contr [...] Read full article: Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bil...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→

Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces GOP lawsuit over vote-by-mail

Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces GOP lawsuit over vote-by-mail

Republicans are taking California to court over Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan for his state to conduct November's election entirely by mail over coronavirus fears. Read full article: Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces...→

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...→

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Tuesday called Senate legislative proposals on police reform "unsalvageable" and accused Republicans of "trying [...] Read full article: Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Mur...→

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...→

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed the new Senate GOP policing package Wednesday, saying it doesn’t offer any real change. Read full article: Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ...→

Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to support FISA reform, probe how tool was 'weaponized'

Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to support FISA reform, probe how tool was 'weaponized'

The top Republicans on the House Judiciary and Oversight committees called on their GOP colleagues Tuesday to support the reform and reauthorization of the For [...] Read full article: Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to s...→

Trump battles Pelosi, some in GOP over Confederate symbols

President Donald Trump is battling House Speaker Nancy Pelosi over renaming military bases that honor Confederate generals - and he's at odds with some in his [...] Read full article: Trump battles Pelosi, some in GOP over C...→

GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only Way to Vote Safely During Pandemic

GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only Way to Vote Safely During Pandemic

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" Gov. Larry Hogan (R-MD) said the only way people can vote safely during the coronavirus pandemic was to vote by mail. | Cl [...] Read full article: GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only...→

Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After Conservatives and Progressives Rebel

Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After Conservatives and Progressives Rebel

Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) withdraw a bill from consideration on the House floor on Thursday after conservatives and progressives rebelled. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After C...→

Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will happen Thursday

Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will happen Thursday

The House will vote Thursday to reauthorize controversial government surveillance powers, the office of Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer said in a statement. Read full article: Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will hap...→

Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Trump Veto Threat

Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Trump Veto Threat

After President Donald Trump threatened to veto it, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., late Wednesday night pulled a vote on the FISA bill. Read full article: Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Tr...→

House adjourns without FISA reauthorization vote

House adjourns without FISA reauthorization vote

The House late Wednesday adjourned without a debate or vote on a FISA extension bill that increasingly looked to be in trouble after a threat from President Tr [...] Read full article: House adjourns without FISA reauthorizat...→

Nancy Pelosi to move forward with controversial FISA bill

Nancy Pelosi to move forward with controversial FISA bill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday she plans to move forward with a scheduled vote to renew controversial surveillance tools used by the intelligence co [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi to move forward with contro...→

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

“For more than 231 years, never have we seen a proxy vote on the floor of the House,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) told reporters Wednesday [...] Read full article: Democrats ready for first-ever House pro...→

DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation, vote in limbo

DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation, vote in limbo

The Justice Department on Wednesday urged President Trump to veto legislation to reauthorize surveillance authorities used by the FBI just hours before a sched [...] Read full article: DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation...→

States weigh vote-by-mail options amid Trump and GOP opposition

States weigh vote-by-mail options amid Trump and GOP opposition

In a joint effort, the Republican National Committee and the Trump campaign have vowed to pour $20 million into voting-related fights nationwide, opposing vote [...] Read full article: States weigh vote-by-mail options amid T...→

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

President Donald Trump encouraged House Republicans to vote against a surveillance bill that would allow law enforcement to access the Internet browsing histor [...] Read full article: Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet S...→

‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues Gavin Newsom over vote-by-mail executive order

‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues Gavin Newsom over vote-by-mail executive order

Republicans are taking California to court over Gov. Gavin Newsom’s plan for his state to conduct November’s election entirely by mail over coronavirus fears. Read full article: ‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues ...→

Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apology for Accusing GOP Senators of 'Trying to Get Away with Murder'

Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apology for Accusing GOP Senators of 'Trying to Get Away with Murder'

Wednesday on MSNBC, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said she would "absolutely positively not" apologize for accusing Senate Republicans of trying to get awa [...] Read full article: Pelosi: 'Absolutely Positively' No Apolo...→

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...→

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Tuesday called Senate legislative proposals on police reform "unsalvageable" and accused Republicans of "trying [...] Read full article: Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Mur...→

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 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...→

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

Sen. James Lankford of Oklahoma cited the “Harry Potter” author’s recent letter, which critics called a “transphobic manifesto." Read full article: GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while bl...→

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed the new Senate GOP policing package Wednesday, saying it doesn’t offer any real change. Read full article: Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ...→

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

As it becomes increasingly likely that COVID-19 will impact the 2020 presidential election, Democrats and Republicans shunning prudent and bipartisan vote-by-m [...] Read full article: GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But ...→

Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to support FISA reform, probe how tool was 'weaponized'

Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to support FISA reform, probe how tool was 'weaponized'

The top Republicans on the House Judiciary and Oversight committees called on their GOP colleagues Tuesday to support the reform and reauthorization of the For [...] Read full article: Top Republicans urge GOP colleagues to s...→

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi described police chokeholds as “a lynching,” saying she was confident Republican lawmakers will agree to ban them after Democrats in [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘...→

Trump battles Pelosi, some in GOP over Confederate symbols

President Donald Trump is battling House Speaker Nancy Pelosi over renaming military bases that honor Confederate generals - and he's at odds with some in his [...] Read full article: Trump battles Pelosi, some in GOP over C...→

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Wednesday on CNN's "Newsroom," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused the Republican Party of being "afraid of the vote." Thus, she argued Republicans | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote...→

Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by Mail and Vote by App Lemons into Lemonade

Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by Mail and Vote by App Lemons into Lemonade

Republicans must not only combat fraud but also better adapt to the use of these new voting mechanisms—and that means fighting fire with fire. Read full article: Pinkerton: How the GOP Can Turn Vote by ...→

GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only Way to Vote Safely During Pandemic

GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only Way to Vote Safely During Pandemic

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" Gov. Larry Hogan (R-MD) said the only way people can vote safely during the coronavirus pandemic was to vote by mail. | Cl [...] Read full article: GOP Gov. Hogan: Vote-by-Mail Is the Only...→

Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic Job' Blocking FISA Bill

Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic Job' Blocking FISA Bill

President Donald Trump thanked Republican lawmakers in a Thursday morning tweet for their efforts in preventing a proposed FISA bill from passing on Wednesday. [...] Read full article: Trump Praises GOP Lawmakers 'Fantastic J...→

Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After Conservatives and Progressives Rebel

Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After Conservatives and Progressives Rebel

Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) withdraw a bill from consideration on the House floor on Thursday after conservatives and progressives rebelled. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Withdraws FISA Bill After C...→

Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bill after Trump tweets veto threat

Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bill after Trump tweets veto threat

House Democrats scrapped plans to vote on a bipartisan bill to reauthorize national security surveillance tools after President Trump issued a veto threat on T [...] Read full article: Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bil...→

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

House Democrats decided to hold off on a vote to extend provisions from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, caving to pressure from progressives and top [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid ba...→

Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will happen Thursday

Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will happen Thursday

The House will vote Thursday to reauthorize controversial government surveillance powers, the office of Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer said in a statement. Read full article: Steny Hoyer: House vote on FISA will hap...→

Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Progressive, Conservative Revolt

Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Progressive, Conservative Revolt

Speaker Nancy Pelosi delayed a vote to reauthorize parts of the FISA program after a revolt from conservatives and progressive Democrats.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Delays FISA Vote After Prog...→

Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Trump Veto Threat

Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Trump Veto Threat

After President Donald Trump threatened to veto it, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., late Wednesday night pulled a vote on the FISA bill. Read full article: Pelosi Pulls FISA Bill Vote Following Tr...→

"I hope all Republican House Members vote NO on FISA until such time as our Coun [...]

"I hope all Republican House Members vote NO on FISA until such time as our Country is able to determine how and why the greatest political, criminal, and subv [...] Read full article: "I hope all Republican House Members vot...→

House adjourns without FISA reauthorization vote

House adjourns without FISA reauthorization vote

The House late Wednesday adjourned without a debate or vote on a FISA extension bill that increasingly looked to be in trouble after a threat from President Tr [...] Read full article: House adjourns without FISA reauthorizat...→

House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote despite GOP opposition

House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote despite GOP opposition

House Democrats forged ahead with a vote Wednesday to reauthorize surveillance tools used by law enforcement despite sudden GOP opposition to the bipartisan pl [...] Read full article: House Dems forge ahead on FISA vote desp...→

Nancy Pelosi to move forward with controversial FISA bill

Nancy Pelosi to move forward with controversial FISA bill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday she plans to move forward with a scheduled vote to renew controversial surveillance tools used by the intelligence co [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi to move forward with contro...→

House to vote on FISA reauthorization bill Wednesday

House to vote on FISA reauthorization bill Wednesday

A vote on a bill to reauthorize three expired surveillance tools is in jeopardy after President Trump called on Republicans to reject the measure in a late-nig [...] Read full article: House to vote on FISA reauthorization bi...→

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

“For more than 231 years, never have we seen a proxy vote on the floor of the House,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) told reporters Wednesday [...] Read full article: Democrats ready for first-ever House pro...→

DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation, vote in limbo

DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation, vote in limbo

The Justice Department on Wednesday urged President Trump to veto legislation to reauthorize surveillance authorities used by the FBI just hours before a sched [...] Read full article: DOJ urges Trump veto on FISA legislation...→

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

President Trump late Tuesday urged House Republicans to vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, saying Congress should n [...] Read full article: Trump urges House Republicans to vote ag...→

Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bill, citing Russia probe concerns

Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bill, citing Russia probe concerns

President Trump on Tuesday night warned that Republicans should vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), the contr [...] Read full article: Trump urges GOP to vote 'NO' on FISA bil...→

States weigh vote-by-mail options amid Trump and GOP opposition

States weigh vote-by-mail options amid Trump and GOP opposition

In a joint effort, the Republican National Committee and the Trump campaign have vowed to pour $20 million into voting-related fights nationwide, opposing vote [...] Read full article: States weigh vote-by-mail options amid T...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

President Donald Trump encouraged House Republicans to vote against a surveillance bill that would allow law enforcement to access the Internet browsing histor [...] Read full article: Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet S...→

Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces GOP lawsuit over vote-by-mail

Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces GOP lawsuit over vote-by-mail

Republicans are taking California to court over Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan for his state to conduct November's election entirely by mail over coronavirus fears. Read full article: Gavin Newsom, California governor, faces...→

‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues Gavin Newsom over vote-by-mail executive order

‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues Gavin Newsom over vote-by-mail executive order

Republicans are taking California to court over Gov. Gavin Newsom’s plan for his state to conduct November’s election entirely by mail over coronavirus fears. Read full article: ‘Illegal election power grab’: GOP sues ...→