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Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence after a long process that began last summer. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratc...→

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence after a long process that began last summer. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratc...→

Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescending' questioning of Trump supporters' 'blackness'

Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescending' questioning of Trump supporters' 'blackness'

A U.S Senate candidate from Michigan is calling out former Vice President Joe Biden for suggesting that black Trump supporters weren't authentically black, arg [...] Read full article: Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescen...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tweet, Matrix Director Angry

Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tweet, Matrix Director Angry

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Sunday tweeted to his 34 million followers to "take the red pill," leading some followers, including Ivanka Trump, to cheer the tech bil [...] Read full article: Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tw...→

FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest reforms, but Trump veto a p

FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest reforms, but Trump veto a p

The Senate on Thursday bolstered legal protections for targets of federal surveillance, but it may not be enough to avoid a veto from President Trump, who is s [...] Read full article: FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest ref...→

The one Republican Senate candidate willing to call out Donald Trump

The one Republican Senate candidate willing to call out Donald Trump

In a recording obtained by POLITICO, Michigan Senate hopeful criticizes the president over his 'shithole countries' remark and other comments. Read full article: The one Republican Senate candidate will...→

Senate fails to override Trump veto of Iran war powers resolution

Senate fails to override Trump veto of Iran war powers resolution

President Trump vetoed a resolution Wednesday to limit his authority to use military force in Iran, calling it "insulting." Read full article: Senate fails to override Trump veto of I...→

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump, GOP fume over Flynn documents

Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump, GOP fume over Flynn documents

FBI Director Christopher Wray is under fire as his agency faces backlash over its handling of the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael F [...] Read full article: Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Senate But Idle House Too

Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Senate But Idle House Too

President Donald Trump rejected eports there were not enough tests for the Senate to get back in session Monday. In fact, get the House back to work, too, he t [...] Read full article: Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Sena...→

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

An upcoming book by John Bolton, the former National Security advisor to Donald Trump, has pushed back its release date again, this time to June 23. Originally [...] Read full article: John Bolton’s book on Trump White House ...→

Warren, Senate Democrats call for investigation into Trump administration response to coronavirus

Warren, Senate Democrats call for investigation into Trump administration response to coronavirus

Sen. Elizabeth Warren and nine other Democratic senators called for investigations into the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic on Wedn [...] Read full article: Warren, Senate Democrats call for invest...→

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

The Senate on Thursday confirmed by a voice vote Kenneth Braithwaite as the new Navy Secretary, filling a post that has been vacant since last November when fo [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to s...→

Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump Russia report declassified

Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump Russia report declassified

The last part of the Senate Intel Committee's bipartisan report on Russian election interference is a 1,000-page volume on "counterintelligence findings." Read full article: Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump R...→

Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfield as 'poor communicator' after Senate coronavirus hearing

Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfield as 'poor communicator' after Senate coronavirus hearing

"The Five" co-host Jesse Watters said Tuesday that Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield "doesn't inspire confidence" after [...] Read full article: Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfie...→

Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Director Christopher Wray

Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Director Christopher Wray

President Donald Trump said “the jury’s still out” regarding FBI Director Christopher Wray after charges were dropped against former National Security Adviser [...] Read full article: Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Dir...→

Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant about appearing in 'Michael Jordan puff piece,' director says

Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant about appearing in 'Michael Jordan puff piece,' director says

Former Utah Jazz star John Stockton was nearly left out of “The Last Dance” documentary showcasing the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls and their last season in the dynas [...] Read full article: Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant...→

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Marco Rubio said in a statement on Tuesday that Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) would be an "excellent" Director of National Intelligence (DNI).  Read full article: Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent'...→

Trump says Fauci will testify before Senate, but not ‘haters’ in House

Trump says Fauci will testify before Senate, but not ‘haters’ in House

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has confirmed Dr. Anthony Fauci will testify next week in front of a Senate coronavirus committee — but not before the Hous [...] Read full article: Trump says Fauci will testify before Sen...→

Senate confirms nominee in first non-coronavirus vote since May

Senate confirms nominee in first non-coronavirus vote since May

The Senate cast their first non-coronavirus related votes on Monday, confirming Robert Feitel as the new inspector general of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission [...] Read full article: Senate confirms nominee in first non-cor...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seeking Biden’s Senate records

Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seeking Biden’s Senate records

A group backing President Trump is filing a Freedom of Information request seeking to release Joseph R. Biden’s Senate papers that could shine more light on th [...] Read full article: Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seekin...→

Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP over 'Don't defend Trump' memo

Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP over 'Don't defend Trump' memo

A strategy memo on coronavirus distributed by the National Republican Senatorial Committee infuriated Trump aides. Read full article: Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP ...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

Senate Republicans take major steps toward full-scale probe of FBI misconduct in Trump-Russia investigation

Senate Republicans take major steps toward full-scale probe of FBI misconduct in Trump-Russia investigation

After weeks of bombshell revelations highlighting apparent FBI misconduct in the cases of former Trump aide Carter Page and former National Security Adviser Mi [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans take major steps towa...→

Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation Could Be Retaliation for Senate Inquiry on Trump-Russia Collusion

Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation Could Be Retaliation for Senate Inquiry on Trump-Russia Collusion

Thursday on MSNBC, nighttime host Rachel Maddow speculated about the possibility of the Department of Justice's investigation into Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) and [...] Read full article: Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation C...→

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

President Trump on Thursday urged the Senate Judiciary Committee to force former President Barack Obama to testify about the Russia investigation into his 2016 [...] Read full article: Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to ...→

Senate fails to override Trump veto on Iran conflict

Senate fails to override Trump veto on Iran conflict

The Senate has failed to override a presidential veto of a bipartisan resolution declaring that President Donald Trump must get backing from Congress before en [...] Read full article: Senate fails to override Trump veto on I...→

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe faced questions in a sparse chamber, with no more than two dozen people allowed in the room at a time. Read full article: Video: Senate confirmation hearing under...→

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Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

Trump says Fauci won't testify to House because they're 'haters,' OKs Senate appearance

Trump says Fauci won't testify to House because they're 'haters,' OKs Senate appearance

President Trump on Tuesday said Dr. Anthony Fauci will testify before the Senate, but that the White House will not allow him to testify in the House because h [...] Read full article: Trump says Fauci won't testify to House ...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden tied in Georgia with senate seats up for grabs

A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden tied in Georgia with senate seats up for grabs

A new poll in Georgia held bad news for Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler, while offering mixed messages for President Trump and state leaders, according to an ac [...] Read full article: A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden ...→

Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request for Biden's Senate Papers

Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request for Biden's Senate Papers

A political action committee supporting President Donald Trump has filed a Freedom of Information Act request for records from former Vice President Joe Biden' [...] Read full article: Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request ...→

It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist | MinnPost

It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist | MinnPost

This is what they are reduced to: Right-wing radio talker Hugh Hewitt vowed never to buy Lysol again after the company publicly warned that its disinfectant pr [...] Read full article: It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist |...→

Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescending' questioning of Trump supporters' 'blackness'

Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescending' questioning of Trump supporters' 'blackness'

A U.S Senate candidate from Michigan is calling out former Vice President Joe Biden for suggesting that black Trump supporters weren't authentically black, arg [...] Read full article: Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescen...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tweet, Matrix Director Angry

Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tweet, Matrix Director Angry

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Sunday tweeted to his 34 million followers to "take the red pill," leading some followers, including Ivanka Trump, to cheer the tech bil [...] Read full article: Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tw...→

Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation Could Be Retaliation for Senate Inquiry on Trump-Russia Collusion

Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation Could Be Retaliation for Senate Inquiry on Trump-Russia Collusion

Thursday on MSNBC, nighttime host Rachel Maddow speculated about the possibility of the Department of Justice's investigation into Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) and [...] Read full article: Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation C...→

Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Director Christopher Wray

Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Director Christopher Wray

President Donald Trump said “the jury’s still out” regarding FBI Director Christopher Wray after charges were dropped against former National Security Adviser [...] Read full article: Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Dir...→

Senate fails to override Trump veto of Iran war powers resolution

Senate fails to override Trump veto of Iran war powers resolution

President Trump vetoed a resolution Wednesday to limit his authority to use military force in Iran, calling it "insulting." Read full article: Senate fails to override Trump veto of I...→

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe faced questions in a sparse chamber, with no more than two dozen people allowed in the room at a time. Read full article: Video: Senate confirmation hearing under...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

Trump says Fauci will testify before Senate, but not ‘haters’ in House

Trump says Fauci will testify before Senate, but not ‘haters’ in House

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has confirmed Dr. Anthony Fauci will testify next week in front of a Senate coronavirus committee — but not before the Hous [...] Read full article: Trump says Fauci will testify before Sen...→

Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump, GOP fume over Flynn documents

Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump, GOP fume over Flynn documents

FBI Director Christopher Wray is under fire as his agency faces backlash over its handling of the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael F [...] Read full article: Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Senate confirms nominee in first non-coronavirus vote since May

Senate confirms nominee in first non-coronavirus vote since May

The Senate cast their first non-coronavirus related votes on Monday, confirming Robert Feitel as the new inspector general of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission [...] Read full article: Senate confirms nominee in first non-cor...→

Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Senate But Idle House Too

Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Senate But Idle House Too

President Donald Trump rejected eports there were not enough tests for the Senate to get back in session Monday. In fact, get the House back to work, too, he t [...] Read full article: Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Sena...→

Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request for Biden's Senate Papers

Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request for Biden's Senate Papers

A political action committee supporting President Donald Trump has filed a Freedom of Information Act request for records from former Vice President Joe Biden' [...] Read full article: Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request ...→

Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seeking Biden’s Senate records

Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seeking Biden’s Senate records

A group backing President Trump is filing a Freedom of Information request seeking to release Joseph R. Biden’s Senate papers that could shine more light on th [...] Read full article: Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seekin...→

It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist | MinnPost

It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist | MinnPost

This is what they are reduced to: Right-wing radio talker Hugh Hewitt vowed never to buy Lysol again after the company publicly warned that its disinfectant pr [...] Read full article: It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist |...→

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

The Senate on Thursday confirmed by a voice vote Kenneth Braithwaite as the new Navy Secretary, filling a post that has been vacant since last November when fo [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to s...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Senate Republicans take major steps toward full-scale probe of FBI misconduct in Trump-Russia investigation

Senate Republicans take major steps toward full-scale probe of FBI misconduct in Trump-Russia investigation

After weeks of bombshell revelations highlighting apparent FBI misconduct in the cases of former Trump aide Carter Page and former National Security Adviser Mi [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans take major steps towa...→

Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump Russia report declassified

Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump Russia report declassified

The last part of the Senate Intel Committee's bipartisan report on Russian election interference is a 1,000-page volume on "counterintelligence findings." Read full article: Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump R...→

FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest reforms, but Trump veto a p

FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest reforms, but Trump veto a p

The Senate on Thursday bolstered legal protections for targets of federal surveillance, but it may not be enough to avoid a veto from President Trump, who is s [...] Read full article: FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest ref...→

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

President Trump on Thursday urged the Senate Judiciary Committee to force former President Barack Obama to testify about the Russia investigation into his 2016 [...] Read full article: Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to ...→

Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfield as 'poor communicator' after Senate coronavirus hearing

Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfield as 'poor communicator' after Senate coronavirus hearing

"The Five" co-host Jesse Watters said Tuesday that Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield "doesn't inspire confidence" after [...] Read full article: Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfie...→

The one Republican Senate candidate willing to call out Donald Trump

The one Republican Senate candidate willing to call out Donald Trump

In a recording obtained by POLITICO, Michigan Senate hopeful criticizes the president over his 'shithole countries' remark and other comments. Read full article: The one Republican Senate candidate will...→

Senate fails to override Trump veto on Iran conflict

Senate fails to override Trump veto on Iran conflict

The Senate has failed to override a presidential veto of a bipartisan resolution declaring that President Donald Trump must get backing from Congress before en [...] Read full article: Senate fails to override Trump veto on I...→

Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant about appearing in 'Michael Jordan puff piece,' director says

Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant about appearing in 'Michael Jordan puff piece,' director says

Former Utah Jazz star John Stockton was nearly left out of “The Last Dance” documentary showcasing the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls and their last season in the dynas [...] Read full article: Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant...→

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM Topic - John Ratcliffe

Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Marco Rubio said in a statement on Tuesday that Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) would be an "excellent" Director of National Intelligence (DNI).  Read full article: Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent'...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Trump says Fauci won't testify to House because they're 'haters,' OKs Senate appearance

Trump says Fauci won't testify to House because they're 'haters,' OKs Senate appearance

President Trump on Tuesday said Dr. Anthony Fauci will testify before the Senate, but that the White House will not allow him to testify in the House because h [...] Read full article: Trump says Fauci won't testify to House ...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden tied in Georgia with senate seats up for grabs

A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden tied in Georgia with senate seats up for grabs

A new poll in Georgia held bad news for Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler, while offering mixed messages for President Trump and state leaders, according to an ac [...] Read full article: A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden ...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

An upcoming book by John Bolton, the former National Security advisor to Donald Trump, has pushed back its release date again, this time to June 23. Originally [...] Read full article: John Bolton’s book on Trump White House ...→

Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP over 'Don't defend Trump' memo

Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP over 'Don't defend Trump' memo

A strategy memo on coronavirus distributed by the National Republican Senatorial Committee infuriated Trump aides. Read full article: Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP ...→

Warren, Senate Democrats call for investigation into Trump administration response to coronavirus

Warren, Senate Democrats call for investigation into Trump administration response to coronavirus

Sen. Elizabeth Warren and nine other Democratic senators called for investigations into the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic on Wedn [...] Read full article: Warren, Senate Democrats call for invest...→

Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescending' questioning of Trump supporters' 'blackness'

Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescending' questioning of Trump supporters' 'blackness'

A U.S Senate candidate from Michigan is calling out former Vice President Joe Biden for suggesting that black Trump supporters weren't authentically black, arg [...] Read full article: Senate candidate rips Biden's 'condescen...→

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

The Senate on Thursday confirmed by a voice vote Kenneth Braithwaite as the new Navy Secretary, filling a post that has been vacant since last November when fo [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to s...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Senate Republicans take major steps toward full-scale probe of FBI misconduct in Trump-Russia investigation

Senate Republicans take major steps toward full-scale probe of FBI misconduct in Trump-Russia investigation

After weeks of bombshell revelations highlighting apparent FBI misconduct in the cases of former Trump aide Carter Page and former National Security Adviser Mi [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans take major steps towa...→

Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tweet, Matrix Director Angry

Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tweet, Matrix Director Angry

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Sunday tweeted to his 34 million followers to "take the red pill," leading some followers, including Ivanka Trump, to cheer the tech bil [...] Read full article: Ivanka Trump Cheers Musk's 'Red Pill' Tw...→

Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump Russia report declassified

Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump Russia report declassified

The last part of the Senate Intel Committee's bipartisan report on Russian election interference is a 1,000-page volume on "counterintelligence findings." Read full article: Burr wants last volume of Senate Trump R...→

Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation Could Be Retaliation for Senate Inquiry on Trump-Russia Collusion

Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation Could Be Retaliation for Senate Inquiry on Trump-Russia Collusion

Thursday on MSNBC, nighttime host Rachel Maddow speculated about the possibility of the Department of Justice's investigation into Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) and [...] Read full article: Maddow: Richard Burr DOJ Investigation C...→

FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest reforms, but Trump veto a p

FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest reforms, but Trump veto a p

The Senate on Thursday bolstered legal protections for targets of federal surveillance, but it may not be enough to avoid a veto from President Trump, who is s [...] Read full article: FISA bill OK’d by Senate with modest ref...→

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

President Trump on Thursday urged the Senate Judiciary Committee to force former President Barack Obama to testify about the Russia investigation into his 2016 [...] Read full article: Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to ...→

Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfield as 'poor communicator' after Senate coronavirus hearing

Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfield as 'poor communicator' after Senate coronavirus hearing

"The Five" co-host Jesse Watters said Tuesday that Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield "doesn't inspire confidence" after [...] Read full article: Jesse Watters knocks CDC Director Redfie...→

The one Republican Senate candidate willing to call out Donald Trump

The one Republican Senate candidate willing to call out Donald Trump

In a recording obtained by POLITICO, Michigan Senate hopeful criticizes the president over his 'shithole countries' remark and other comments. Read full article: The one Republican Senate candidate will...→

Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Director Christopher Wray

Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Director Christopher Wray

President Donald Trump said “the jury’s still out” regarding FBI Director Christopher Wray after charges were dropped against former National Security Adviser [...] Read full article: Trump: 'The Jury's Still Out' on FBI Dir...→

Senate fails to override Trump veto on Iran conflict

Senate fails to override Trump veto on Iran conflict

The Senate has failed to override a presidential veto of a bipartisan resolution declaring that President Donald Trump must get backing from Congress before en [...] Read full article: Senate fails to override Trump veto on I...→

Senate fails to override Trump veto of Iran war powers resolution

Senate fails to override Trump veto of Iran war powers resolution

President Trump vetoed a resolution Wednesday to limit his authority to use military force in Iran, calling it "insulting." Read full article: Senate fails to override Trump veto of I...→

Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant about appearing in 'Michael Jordan puff piece,' director says

Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant about appearing in 'Michael Jordan puff piece,' director says

Former Utah Jazz star John Stockton was nearly left out of “The Last Dance” documentary showcasing the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls and their last season in the dynas [...] Read full article: Ex-Jazz star John Stockton was reluctant...→

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe faced questions in a sparse chamber, with no more than two dozen people allowed in the room at a time. Read full article: Video: Senate confirmation hearing under...→

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→

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Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Marco Rubio said in a statement on Tuesday that Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) would be an "excellent" Director of National Intelligence (DNI).  Read full article: Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent'...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Trump says Fauci will testify before Senate, but not ‘haters’ in House

Trump says Fauci will testify before Senate, but not ‘haters’ in House

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has confirmed Dr. Anthony Fauci will testify next week in front of a Senate coronavirus committee — but not before the Hous [...] Read full article: Trump says Fauci will testify before Sen...→

Trump says Fauci won't testify to House because they're 'haters,' OKs Senate appearance

Trump says Fauci won't testify to House because they're 'haters,' OKs Senate appearance

President Trump on Tuesday said Dr. Anthony Fauci will testify before the Senate, but that the White House will not allow him to testify in the House because h [...] Read full article: Trump says Fauci won't testify to House ...→

Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump, GOP fume over Flynn documents

Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump, GOP fume over Flynn documents

FBI Director Christopher Wray is under fire as his agency faces backlash over its handling of the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael F [...] Read full article: Pressure mounts on FBI director as Trump...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

Senate confirms nominee in first non-coronavirus vote since May

Senate confirms nominee in first non-coronavirus vote since May

The Senate cast their first non-coronavirus related votes on Monday, confirming Robert Feitel as the new inspector general of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission [...] Read full article: Senate confirms nominee in first non-cor...→

A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden tied in Georgia with senate seats up for grabs

A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden tied in Georgia with senate seats up for grabs

A new poll in Georgia held bad news for Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler, while offering mixed messages for President Trump and state leaders, according to an ac [...] Read full article: A Republican poll shows Trump and Biden ...→

Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Senate But Idle House Too

Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Senate But Idle House Too

President Donald Trump rejected eports there were not enough tests for the Senate to get back in session Monday. In fact, get the House back to work, too, he t [...] Read full article: Trump: Plenty of Tests Not Only for Sena...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request for Biden's Senate Papers

Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request for Biden's Senate Papers

A political action committee supporting President Donald Trump has filed a Freedom of Information Act request for records from former Vice President Joe Biden' [...] Read full article: Trump-Supporting PAC Files FOIA Request ...→

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

An upcoming book by John Bolton, the former National Security advisor to Donald Trump, has pushed back its release date again, this time to June 23. Originally [...] Read full article: John Bolton’s book on Trump White House ...→

Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seeking Biden’s Senate records

Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seeking Biden’s Senate records

A group backing President Trump is filing a Freedom of Information request seeking to release Joseph R. Biden’s Senate papers that could shine more light on th [...] Read full article: Pro-Trump PAC filing FOIA request seekin...→

Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP over 'Don't defend Trump' memo

Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP over 'Don't defend Trump' memo

A strategy memo on coronavirus distributed by the National Republican Senatorial Committee infuriated Trump aides. Read full article: Trump campaign lashes out at Senate GOP ...→

It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist | MinnPost

It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist | MinnPost

This is what they are reduced to: Right-wing radio talker Hugh Hewitt vowed never to buy Lysol again after the company publicly warned that its disinfectant pr [...] Read full article: It’s a sad time to be a Trump loyalist |...→

Warren, Senate Democrats call for investigation into Trump administration response to coronavirus

Warren, Senate Democrats call for investigation into Trump administration response to coronavirus

Sen. Elizabeth Warren and nine other Democratic senators called for investigations into the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic on Wedn [...] Read full article: Warren, Senate Democrats call for invest...→