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Republican Sen. Loeffler defends pre-pandemic stock sales: 'This is a 100 percent political attack'

Republican Sen. Loeffler defends pre-pandemic stock sales: 'This is a 100 percent political attack'

Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Georgia, once again responded to scrutiny of her trades following a briefing for senators earlier this year on the threat of coronavirus [...] Read full article: Republican Sen. Loeffler defends pre-pan...→

Republican Sen. Loeffler defends pre-pandemic stock sales: 'This is a 100 percent political attack'

Republican Sen. Loeffler defends pre-pandemic stock sales: 'This is a 100 percent political attack'

Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Georgia, once again responded to scrutiny of her trades following a briefing for senators earlier this year on the threat of coronavirus [...] Read full article: Republican Sen. Loeffler defends pre-pan...→

Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police: 'We cannot allow mob rule' under Democrat leadership

Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police: 'We cannot allow mob rule' under Democrat leadership

“We cannot allow mob rule,” Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., told “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday reacting to growing calls to defund police departments following [...] Read full article: Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police:...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker over right for political groups to assemble during pandemic

Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker over right for political groups to assemble during pandemic

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court late Monday, claims while religious groups and protesters have been allowed to gather in groups of more than 10, politic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker ...→

Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding police is dangerous, invites 'crime without punishment'

Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding police is dangerous, invites 'crime without punishment'

Defunding the nation's police departments would invite crime in communities without any punishment, Wyoming Republican Sen. John Barrasso asserted Tuesday.  Read full article: Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding poli...→

The New York Times says a controversial op-ed it published by Republican Sen. To [...]

The New York Times says a controversial op-ed it published by Republican Sen. Tom Cotton that advocated the use of federal troops to quell demonstrations did n [...] Read full article: The New York Times says a controversial ...→

Investor optimism helps drive stock markets toward pre-pandemic levels

Investor optimism helps drive stock markets toward pre-pandemic levels

A June rally roared on Wall Street on Wednesday as private employers reported that job losses stabilized in May, raising hopes among investors and in Washingto [...] Read full article: Investor optimism helps drive stock mark...→

Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots ‘Out of Character’ for Georgia

Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots ‘Out of Character’ for Georgia

Sen. Kelly Loeffler said the riots in Atlanta on Friday were “out of character” for the city and state known for its role in civil rights. Read full article: Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots...→

Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trading By Sens. Feinstein, Loeffler, Inhofe Weeks Before Pandemic

Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trading By Sens. Feinstein, Loeffler, Inhofe Weeks Before Pandemic

The Justice Department has closed investigations into stock trading by Sens. Dianne Feinstein of California, Kelly Loeffler of Georgia and Jim Inhofe of Oklaho [...] Read full article: Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trad...→

Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows she won't drop out

Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows she won't drop out

"This is the liberal media attacking someone who supports free enterprise," the Republican senator said in an interview. Read full article: Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows s...→

Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pre-pandemic levels

Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pre-pandemic levels

The number of New York City cops who are calling in sick dropped Friday to pre-pandemic levels. On Friday, 1,157 uniformed members of the NYPD called out sick. [...] Read full article: Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pr...→

Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns over stock documents to Justice Dept., SEC, Senate ethics panel

Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns over stock documents to Justice Dept., SEC, Senate ethics panel

U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Georgia, has turned over personal stock documents and other information to federal authorities amid scrutiny over transactions she [...] Read full article: Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns ove...→

Feinstein asked 'basic questions' by FBI over pre-pandemic stock sales, amid Burr investigation

Sen. Dianne Feinstein has been questioned by law enforcement over her husband’s stock sales during the early stages of the coronavirus outbreak, Fox News has c [...] Read full article: Feinstein asked 'basic questions' by FBI...→

Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Committee chairman amid stock sale investigation

Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Committee chairman amid stock sale investigation

Republican Sen. Richard Burr has stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee amid an investigation into his stock sales during the early sta [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Co...→

Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic to Seize Power

Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic to Seize Power

In keeping Americans safe with coronavirus response efforts, Sen. Rand Paul questions whether some state and local authorities are capitalizing on a power grab [...] Read full article: Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic...→

Trump slams protests, defends pandemic response as Tulsa crowd underwhelms - amNewYork

BY JEFF MASON AND MAKINI BRICE President Donald Trump, addressing a far less-than-full arena for his first political rally in months, blasted anti-racism Read full article: Trump slams protests, defends pandemic r...→

Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Whiplashed Pandemic Market

Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Whiplashed Pandemic Market

Stock pickers are getting schooled on just how hard it is to outsmart this pandemic-driven market. Read full article: Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Wh...→

Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a divided nation before President Trump got elected'

Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a divided nation before President Trump got elected'

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., praised the National Guard Friday while reacting to the D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser calling for them to leave her city. Read full article: Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a d...→

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nomi [...]

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he i...→

Good news: Stock market soars despite coronavirus pandemic and ongoing public unrest

Good news: Stock market soars despite coronavirus pandemic and ongoing public unrest

It is not all bad news this week. Several reports now cite an emerging trend which suggests the stock market has not been affected by the ongoing coronavirus p [...] Read full article: Good news: Stock market soars despite co...→

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arrested While Covering Protest: 'This Is Stunning, Bizarre & Wrong'

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arrested While Covering Protest: 'This Is Stunning, Bizarre & Wrong'

A CNN reporter, producer and photographer were arrested on live TV Thursday night while covering a protest over the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arr...→

DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Feinstein Stock Sales

DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Feinstein Stock Sales

Investigations into pre-pandemic stock sales made by Sens. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., have being closed by the [...] Read full article: DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Fei...→

Pandemic Complicates Sen. Atkins' Push to Build More Housing in California - Times of San Diego

Toni Atkins and Senate Democratic leaders unveiled a suite of compromise legislation aimed at making it easier to build more housing in California. Read full article: Pandemic Complicates Sen. Atkins' Push t...→

Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital Working to Shift Some Focus to Pre-Pandemic Care

Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital Working to Shift Some Focus to Pre-Pandemic Care

As South Florida continues its phase one reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic, local hospitals are working to perform elective surgeries that had been put o [...] Read full article: Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital W...→

The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Turns Pandemic Hearing into Partisan Circus

Winston Churchill, the greatest half-American to ever live, is famously quoted as having said: “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversati [...] Read full article: The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Tu...→

Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales to DOJ, SEC, Ethics

Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales to DOJ, SEC, Ethics

Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., under fire for stock trades ahead of the coronavirus outbreak, has reportedly handed over records about stock trading on her behalf [...] Read full article: Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales ...→

FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stock Sell-Off Probe

FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stock Sell-Off Probe

The FBI is moving forward in its probe of Sen. Richard Burr for dumping stocks as the coronavirus outbreak began quietly spreading across the U.S. Law enforcem [...] Read full article: FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stoc...→

FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr over coronavirus-related stock sales

FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr over coronavirus-related stock sales

FBI agents reportedly seized the cell phone of a North Carolina senator Wednesday as part of a Justice Department investigation into the lawmaker’s eyebrow-rai [...] Read full article: FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr ...→

Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock on Same Day Ahead of Market Dive

Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock on Same Day Ahead of Market Dive

On the same day in February before the coronavirus crisis sparked a global stock market dive, Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., and his brother-in-law dumped a large [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock ...→

Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeffler Stock Trades

Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeffler Stock Trades

The Senate Ethics Committee found no evidence of wrongdoing by Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia after investigating stock trades she made weeks before [...] Read full article: Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeff...→

MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed badly’; Sen. Paul Gazelka wants to end Walz emergency powers and ‘pandemic fear’

MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed badly’; Sen. Paul Gazelka wants to end Walz emergency powers and ‘pandemic fear’

Minnesota’s most powerful Republican Friday leveled a series of criticisms against Gov. Tim Walz for his handling of recent riots and coronavirus response. “Le [...] Read full article: MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed ba...→

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she c [...]

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she c [...]

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she can support President Donald Trump given his handling of the virus and race cris [...] Read full article: Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski sa...→

Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open During Pandemic

Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open During Pandemic

Liberty University president Jerry Falwell is defending his decision to keep the Lynchburg, Va., school open during the pandemic - and mockingly said he'll wea [...] Read full article: Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open ...→

Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments on More Than $37.6M in Pre-Pandemic Loans

Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments on More Than $37.6M in Pre-Pandemic Loans

In in mid-March, the Covid-19 pandemic sent shockwaves through the industry when Philadelphia was placed under a stay-at-home order and dine-in service at rest [...] Read full article: Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments...→

Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeffler, Feinstein but still looking at Burr, sources say

Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeffler, Feinstein but still looking at Burr, sources say

The Justice Department is dropping its investigation into three U.S. senators who sold stocks early in the coronavirus pandemic but zeroing in on their investi [...] Read full article: Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeff...→

Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start Reopening,' But I'm 'Nervous' About Lack of Pandemic Control Systems

Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start Reopening,' But I'm 'Nervous' About Lack of Pandemic Control Systems

On Tuesday's broadcast of MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) said that states "need to start reopening," but it is "a really dangerous moment." | Clips [...] Read full article: Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start R...→

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records related to insider trading claims

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records related to insider trading claims

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gave the feds records related to her stock trades amid questions about sales she made before the coronavirus hammered global markets. Read full article: Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records r...→

Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and DOJ amid stock-trading controversy

Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and DOJ amid stock-trading controversy

The latest statement comes amid an intensifying swirl around senators’ individual stock transactions and allegations of insider trading. Read full article: Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and...→

Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee chair amid stock scrutiny

Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee chair amid stock scrutiny

Sen. Richard Burr, North Carolina Republican, will not serve as chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence during the probe into his stock dealing [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee...→

FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone in Probe Over Stock Sales

FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone in Probe Over Stock Sales

The FBI has seized the cellphone of Sen. Richard Burr pursuant to a search warrant as part of an investigation of possible insider trading, a senior law enforc [...] Read full article: FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone...→

Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said He Was 'Omniscient'

Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said He Was 'Omniscient'

Sen. Rand Paul's criticism on the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr. Anthony Fauci was unfounded, as the doctor had never claim [...] Read full article: Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said...→

Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock Ahead of Coronavirus Pandemic

Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock Ahead of Coronavirus Pandemic

Richard Burr's brother-in-law sold stock on the same day the lawmaker dumped investments that would be heavily hit by the Coronavirus. Read full article: Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock ...→

Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police: 'We cannot allow mob rule' under Democrat leadership

Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police: 'We cannot allow mob rule' under Democrat leadership

“We cannot allow mob rule,” Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., told “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday reacting to growing calls to defund police departments following [...] Read full article: Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police:...→

Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeffler Stock Trades

Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeffler Stock Trades

The Senate Ethics Committee found no evidence of wrongdoing by Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia after investigating stock trades she made weeks before [...] Read full article: Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeff...→

Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Whiplashed Pandemic Market

Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Whiplashed Pandemic Market

Stock pickers are getting schooled on just how hard it is to outsmart this pandemic-driven market. Read full article: Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Wh...→

Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding police is dangerous, invites 'crime without punishment'

Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding police is dangerous, invites 'crime without punishment'

Defunding the nation's police departments would invite crime in communities without any punishment, Wyoming Republican Sen. John Barrasso asserted Tuesday.  Read full article: Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding poli...→

MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed badly’; Sen. Paul Gazelka wants to end Walz emergency powers and ‘pandemic fear’

MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed badly’; Sen. Paul Gazelka wants to end Walz emergency powers and ‘pandemic fear’

Minnesota’s most powerful Republican Friday leveled a series of criticisms against Gov. Tim Walz for his handling of recent riots and coronavirus response. “Le [...] Read full article: MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed ba...→

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nomi [...]

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he i...→

Investor optimism helps drive stock markets toward pre-pandemic levels

Investor optimism helps drive stock markets toward pre-pandemic levels

A June rally roared on Wall Street on Wednesday as private employers reported that job losses stabilized in May, raising hopes among investors and in Washingto [...] Read full article: Investor optimism helps drive stock mark...→

Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open During Pandemic

Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open During Pandemic

Liberty University president Jerry Falwell is defending his decision to keep the Lynchburg, Va., school open during the pandemic - and mockingly said he'll wea [...] Read full article: Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open ...→

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arrested While Covering Protest: 'This Is Stunning, Bizarre & Wrong'

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arrested While Covering Protest: 'This Is Stunning, Bizarre & Wrong'

A CNN reporter, producer and photographer were arrested on live TV Thursday night while covering a protest over the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arr...→

Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trading By Sens. Feinstein, Loeffler, Inhofe Weeks Before Pandemic

Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trading By Sens. Feinstein, Loeffler, Inhofe Weeks Before Pandemic

The Justice Department has closed investigations into stock trading by Sens. Dianne Feinstein of California, Kelly Loeffler of Georgia and Jim Inhofe of Oklaho [...] Read full article: Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trad...→

Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeffler, Feinstein but still looking at Burr, sources say

Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeffler, Feinstein but still looking at Burr, sources say

The Justice Department is dropping its investigation into three U.S. senators who sold stocks early in the coronavirus pandemic but zeroing in on their investi [...] Read full article: Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeff...→

Pandemic Complicates Sen. Atkins' Push to Build More Housing in California - Times of San Diego

Toni Atkins and Senate Democratic leaders unveiled a suite of compromise legislation aimed at making it easier to build more housing in California. Read full article: Pandemic Complicates Sen. Atkins' Push t...→

Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows she won't drop out

Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows she won't drop out

"This is the liberal media attacking someone who supports free enterprise," the Republican senator said in an interview. Read full article: Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows s...→

Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start Reopening,' But I'm 'Nervous' About Lack of Pandemic Control Systems

Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start Reopening,' But I'm 'Nervous' About Lack of Pandemic Control Systems

On Tuesday's broadcast of MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) said that states "need to start reopening," but it is "a really dangerous moment." | Clips [...] Read full article: Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start R...→

The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Turns Pandemic Hearing into Partisan Circus

Winston Churchill, the greatest half-American to ever live, is famously quoted as having said: “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversati [...] Read full article: The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Tu...→

Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns over stock documents to Justice Dept., SEC, Senate ethics panel

Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns over stock documents to Justice Dept., SEC, Senate ethics panel

U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Georgia, has turned over personal stock documents and other information to federal authorities amid scrutiny over transactions she [...] Read full article: Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns ove...→

Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and DOJ amid stock-trading controversy

Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and DOJ amid stock-trading controversy

The latest statement comes amid an intensifying swirl around senators’ individual stock transactions and allegations of insider trading. Read full article: Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and...→

Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Committee chairman amid stock sale investigation

Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Committee chairman amid stock sale investigation

Republican Sen. Richard Burr has stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee amid an investigation into his stock sales during the early sta [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Co...→

FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone in Probe Over Stock Sales

FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone in Probe Over Stock Sales

The FBI has seized the cellphone of Sen. Richard Burr pursuant to a search warrant as part of an investigation of possible insider trading, a senior law enforc [...] Read full article: FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone...→

FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr over coronavirus-related stock sales

FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr over coronavirus-related stock sales

FBI agents reportedly seized the cell phone of a North Carolina senator Wednesday as part of a Justice Department investigation into the lawmaker’s eyebrow-rai [...] Read full article: FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr ...→

Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock Ahead of Coronavirus Pandemic

Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock Ahead of Coronavirus Pandemic

Richard Burr's brother-in-law sold stock on the same day the lawmaker dumped investments that would be heavily hit by the Coronavirus. Read full article: Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock ...→

Trump slams protests, defends pandemic response as Tulsa crowd underwhelms - amNewYork

BY JEFF MASON AND MAKINI BRICE President Donald Trump, addressing a far less-than-full arena for his first political rally in months, blasted anti-racism Read full article: Trump slams protests, defends pandemic r...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker over right for political groups to assemble during pandemic

Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker over right for political groups to assemble during pandemic

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court late Monday, claims while religious groups and protesters have been allowed to gather in groups of more than 10, politic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker ...→

Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a divided nation before President Trump got elected'

Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a divided nation before President Trump got elected'

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., praised the National Guard Friday while reacting to the D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser calling for them to leave her city. Read full article: Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a d...→

The New York Times says a controversial op-ed it published by Republican Sen. To [...]

The New York Times says a controversial op-ed it published by Republican Sen. Tom Cotton that advocated the use of federal troops to quell demonstrations did n [...] Read full article: The New York Times says a controversial ...→

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she c [...]

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she c [...]

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she can support President Donald Trump given his handling of the virus and race cris [...] Read full article: Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski sa...→

Good news: Stock market soars despite coronavirus pandemic and ongoing public unrest

Good news: Stock market soars despite coronavirus pandemic and ongoing public unrest

It is not all bad news this week. Several reports now cite an emerging trend which suggests the stock market has not been affected by the ongoing coronavirus p [...] Read full article: Good news: Stock market soars despite co...→

Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots ‘Out of Character’ for Georgia

Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots ‘Out of Character’ for Georgia

Sen. Kelly Loeffler said the riots in Atlanta on Friday were “out of character” for the city and state known for its role in civil rights. Read full article: Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots...→

Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments on More Than $37.6M in Pre-Pandemic Loans

Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments on More Than $37.6M in Pre-Pandemic Loans

In in mid-March, the Covid-19 pandemic sent shockwaves through the industry when Philadelphia was placed under a stay-at-home order and dine-in service at rest [...] Read full article: Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments...→

DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Feinstein Stock Sales

DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Feinstein Stock Sales

Investigations into pre-pandemic stock sales made by Sens. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., have being closed by the [...] Read full article: DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Fei...→

Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital Working to Shift Some Focus to Pre-Pandemic Care

Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital Working to Shift Some Focus to Pre-Pandemic Care

As South Florida continues its phase one reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic, local hospitals are working to perform elective surgeries that had been put o [...] Read full article: Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital W...→

Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pre-pandemic levels

Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pre-pandemic levels

The number of New York City cops who are calling in sick dropped Friday to pre-pandemic levels. On Friday, 1,157 uniformed members of the NYPD called out sick. [...] Read full article: Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pr...→

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records related to insider trading claims

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records related to insider trading claims

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gave the feds records related to her stock trades amid questions about sales she made before the coronavirus hammered global markets. Read full article: Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records r...→

Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales to DOJ, SEC, Ethics

Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales to DOJ, SEC, Ethics

Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., under fire for stock trades ahead of the coronavirus outbreak, has reportedly handed over records about stock trading on her behalf [...] Read full article: Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales ...→

Feinstein asked 'basic questions' by FBI over pre-pandemic stock sales, amid Burr investigation

Sen. Dianne Feinstein has been questioned by law enforcement over her husband’s stock sales during the early stages of the coronavirus outbreak, Fox News has c [...] Read full article: Feinstein asked 'basic questions' by FBI...→

Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee chair amid stock scrutiny

Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee chair amid stock scrutiny

Sen. Richard Burr, North Carolina Republican, will not serve as chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence during the probe into his stock dealing [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee...→

FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stock Sell-Off Probe

FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stock Sell-Off Probe

The FBI is moving forward in its probe of Sen. Richard Burr for dumping stocks as the coronavirus outbreak began quietly spreading across the U.S. Law enforcem [...] Read full article: FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stoc...→

Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said He Was 'Omniscient'

Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said He Was 'Omniscient'

Sen. Rand Paul's criticism on the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr. Anthony Fauci was unfounded, as the doctor had never claim [...] Read full article: Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said...→

Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock on Same Day Ahead of Market Dive

Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock on Same Day Ahead of Market Dive

On the same day in February before the coronavirus crisis sparked a global stock market dive, Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., and his brother-in-law dumped a large [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock ...→

Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic to Seize Power

Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic to Seize Power

In keeping Americans safe with coronavirus response efforts, Sen. Rand Paul questions whether some state and local authorities are capitalizing on a power grab [...] Read full article: Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic...→

Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police: 'We cannot allow mob rule' under Democrat leadership

Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police: 'We cannot allow mob rule' under Democrat leadership

“We cannot allow mob rule,” Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., told “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday reacting to growing calls to defund police departments following [...] Read full article: Sen. Loeffler on calls to defund police:...→

Trump slams protests, defends pandemic response as Tulsa crowd underwhelms - amNewYork

BY JEFF MASON AND MAKINI BRICE President Donald Trump, addressing a far less-than-full arena for his first political rally in months, blasted anti-racism Read full article: Trump slams protests, defends pandemic r...→

Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeffler Stock Trades

Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeffler Stock Trades

The Senate Ethics Committee found no evidence of wrongdoing by Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia after investigating stock trades she made weeks before [...] Read full article: Senate Ethics Panel Drops Probe of Loeff...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker over right for political groups to assemble during pandemic

Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker over right for political groups to assemble during pandemic

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court late Monday, claims while religious groups and protesters have been allowed to gather in groups of more than 10, politic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Pritzker ...→

Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Whiplashed Pandemic Market

Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Whiplashed Pandemic Market

Stock pickers are getting schooled on just how hard it is to outsmart this pandemic-driven market. Read full article: Stock Pickers Are Failing to Beat the Wh...→

Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding police is dangerous, invites 'crime without punishment'

Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding police is dangerous, invites 'crime without punishment'

Defunding the nation's police departments would invite crime in communities without any punishment, Wyoming Republican Sen. John Barrasso asserted Tuesday.  Read full article: Republican Sen. Barrasso: Defunding poli...→

Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a divided nation before President Trump got elected'

Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a divided nation before President Trump got elected'

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., praised the National Guard Friday while reacting to the D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser calling for them to leave her city. Read full article: Sen. Graham defends Trump: 'This was a d...→

MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed badly’; Sen. Paul Gazelka wants to end Walz emergency powers and ‘pandemic fear’

MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed badly’; Sen. Paul Gazelka wants to end Walz emergency powers and ‘pandemic fear’

Minnesota’s most powerful Republican Friday leveled a series of criticisms against Gov. Tim Walz for his handling of recent riots and coronavirus response. “Le [...] Read full article: MN top Republican: ‘Leadership failed ba...→

The New York Times says a controversial op-ed it published by Republican Sen. To [...]

The New York Times says a controversial op-ed it published by Republican Sen. Tom Cotton that advocated the use of federal troops to quell demonstrations did n [...] Read full article: The New York Times says a controversial ...→

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nomi [...]

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he i...→

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she c [...]

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she c [...]

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she’s “struggling” over whether she can support President Donald Trump given his handling of the virus and race cris [...] Read full article: Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski sa...→

Investor optimism helps drive stock markets toward pre-pandemic levels

Investor optimism helps drive stock markets toward pre-pandemic levels

A June rally roared on Wall Street on Wednesday as private employers reported that job losses stabilized in May, raising hopes among investors and in Washingto [...] Read full article: Investor optimism helps drive stock mark...→

Good news: Stock market soars despite coronavirus pandemic and ongoing public unrest

Good news: Stock market soars despite coronavirus pandemic and ongoing public unrest

It is not all bad news this week. Several reports now cite an emerging trend which suggests the stock market has not been affected by the ongoing coronavirus p [...] Read full article: Good news: Stock market soars despite co...→

Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open During Pandemic

Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open During Pandemic

Liberty University president Jerry Falwell is defending his decision to keep the Lynchburg, Va., school open during the pandemic - and mockingly said he'll wea [...] Read full article: Falwell Defends Keeping Liberty U. Open ...→

Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots ‘Out of Character’ for Georgia

Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots ‘Out of Character’ for Georgia

Sen. Kelly Loeffler said the riots in Atlanta on Friday were “out of character” for the city and state known for its role in civil rights. Read full article: Exclusive — Sen. Loeffler: Atlanta Riots...→

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arrested While Covering Protest: 'This Is Stunning, Bizarre & Wrong'

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arrested While Covering Protest: 'This Is Stunning, Bizarre & Wrong'

A CNN reporter, producer and photographer were arrested on live TV Thursday night while covering a protest over the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Defends CNN Crew Arr...→

Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments on More Than $37.6M in Pre-Pandemic Loans

Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments on More Than $37.6M in Pre-Pandemic Loans

In in mid-March, the Covid-19 pandemic sent shockwaves through the industry when Philadelphia was placed under a stay-at-home order and dine-in service at rest [...] Read full article: Philly Restaurants Saddled With Payments...→

Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trading By Sens. Feinstein, Loeffler, Inhofe Weeks Before Pandemic

Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trading By Sens. Feinstein, Loeffler, Inhofe Weeks Before Pandemic

The Justice Department has closed investigations into stock trading by Sens. Dianne Feinstein of California, Kelly Loeffler of Georgia and Jim Inhofe of Oklaho [...] Read full article: Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trad...→

DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Feinstein Stock Sales

DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Feinstein Stock Sales

Investigations into pre-pandemic stock sales made by Sens. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., have being closed by the [...] Read full article: DOJ Ends Probes of Loeffler, Inhofe, Fei...→

Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeffler, Feinstein but still looking at Burr, sources say

Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeffler, Feinstein but still looking at Burr, sources say

The Justice Department is dropping its investigation into three U.S. senators who sold stocks early in the coronavirus pandemic but zeroing in on their investi [...] Read full article: Feds end stock trader inquiry into Loeff...→

Pandemic Complicates Sen. Atkins' Push to Build More Housing in California - Times of San Diego

Toni Atkins and Senate Democratic leaders unveiled a suite of compromise legislation aimed at making it easier to build more housing in California. Read full article: Pandemic Complicates Sen. Atkins' Push t...→

Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows she won't drop out

Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows she won't drop out

"This is the liberal media attacking someone who supports free enterprise," the Republican senator said in an interview. Read full article: Plagued by stock trades, Loeffler vows s...→

Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital Working to Shift Some Focus to Pre-Pandemic Care

Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital Working to Shift Some Focus to Pre-Pandemic Care

As South Florida continues its phase one reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic, local hospitals are working to perform elective surgeries that had been put o [...] Read full article: Amid Reopening, Miami’s Mercy Hospital W...→

Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start Reopening,' But I'm 'Nervous' About Lack of Pandemic Control Systems

Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start Reopening,' But I'm 'Nervous' About Lack of Pandemic Control Systems

On Tuesday's broadcast of MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) said that states "need to start reopening," but it is "a really dangerous moment." | Clips [...] Read full article: Dem Sen. Murphy: 'States Need to Start R...→

Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pre-pandemic levels

Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pre-pandemic levels

The number of New York City cops who are calling in sick dropped Friday to pre-pandemic levels. On Friday, 1,157 uniformed members of the NYPD called out sick. [...] Read full article: Number of sick NYPD officers drops to pr...→

The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Turns Pandemic Hearing into Partisan Circus

Winston Churchill, the greatest half-American to ever live, is famously quoted as having said: “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversati [...] Read full article: The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Tu...→

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records related to insider trading claims

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records related to insider trading claims

Sen. Kelly Loeffler gave the feds records related to her stock trades amid questions about sales she made before the coronavirus hammered global markets. Read full article: Sen. Kelly Loeffler gives feds records r...→

Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns over stock documents to Justice Dept., SEC, Senate ethics panel

Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns over stock documents to Justice Dept., SEC, Senate ethics panel

U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Georgia, has turned over personal stock documents and other information to federal authorities amid scrutiny over transactions she [...] Read full article: Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia turns ove...→

Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales to DOJ, SEC, Ethics

Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales to DOJ, SEC, Ethics

Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., under fire for stock trades ahead of the coronavirus outbreak, has reportedly handed over records about stock trading on her behalf [...] Read full article: Sen. Loeffler Gives Docs on Stock Sales ...→

Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and DOJ amid stock-trading controversy

Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and DOJ amid stock-trading controversy

The latest statement comes amid an intensifying swirl around senators’ individual stock transactions and allegations of insider trading. Read full article: Loeffler turns over documents to SEC and...→

Feinstein asked 'basic questions' by FBI over pre-pandemic stock sales, amid Burr investigation

Sen. Dianne Feinstein has been questioned by law enforcement over her husband’s stock sales during the early stages of the coronavirus outbreak, Fox News has c [...] Read full article: Feinstein asked 'basic questions' by FBI...→

Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee chair amid stock scrutiny

Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee chair amid stock scrutiny

Sen. Richard Burr, North Carolina Republican, will not serve as chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence during the probe into his stock dealing [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr steps aside as intel committee...→

Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Committee chairman amid stock sale investigation

Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Committee chairman amid stock sale investigation

Republican Sen. Richard Burr has stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee amid an investigation into his stock sales during the early sta [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr steps aside as Intelligence Co...→

FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stock Sell-Off Probe

FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stock Sell-Off Probe

The FBI is moving forward in its probe of Sen. Richard Burr for dumping stocks as the coronavirus outbreak began quietly spreading across the U.S. Law enforcem [...] Read full article: FBI Seizes Sen. Burr's Cellphone in Stoc...→

FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone in Probe Over Stock Sales

FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone in Probe Over Stock Sales

The FBI has seized the cellphone of Sen. Richard Burr pursuant to a search warrant as part of an investigation of possible insider trading, a senior law enforc [...] Read full article: FBI Seizes Sen. Richard Burr’s Cellphone...→

FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr over coronavirus-related stock sales

FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr over coronavirus-related stock sales

FBI agents reportedly seized the cell phone of a North Carolina senator Wednesday as part of a Justice Department investigation into the lawmaker’s eyebrow-rai [...] Read full article: FBI serves warrant on Sen. Richard Burr ...→

Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said He Was 'Omniscient'

Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said He Was 'Omniscient'

Sen. Rand Paul's criticism on the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr. Anthony Fauci was unfounded, as the doctor had never claim [...] Read full article: Sen. Alexander Defends Fauci: Never Said...→

Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock on Same Day Ahead of Market Dive

Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock on Same Day Ahead of Market Dive

On the same day in February before the coronavirus crisis sparked a global stock market dive, Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., and his brother-in-law dumped a large [...] Read full article: Sen. Burr, Brother-in-Law, Dumped Stock ...→

Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock Ahead of Coronavirus Pandemic

Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock Ahead of Coronavirus Pandemic

Richard Burr's brother-in-law sold stock on the same day the lawmaker dumped investments that would be heavily hit by the Coronavirus. Read full article: Burr's Brother-in-Law Also Dumped Stock ...→

Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic to Seize Power

Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic to Seize Power

In keeping Americans safe with coronavirus response efforts, Sen. Rand Paul questions whether some state and local authorities are capitalizing on a power grab [...] Read full article: Sen. Rand Paul: Governments Use Pandemic...→