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Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democrat Steve Bullock for Senate

Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democrat Steve Bullock for Senate

The Never Trump super PAC Lincoln Project endorsed Montana Democrat Gov. Steve Bullock on Wednesday over Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT).  Read full article: Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democr...→

Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Schumer for Senate seat: ‘She would win!’

Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Schumer for Senate seat: ‘She would win!’

President Trump predicted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would win in a primary election against Chuck Schumer for his long-standing New York Senate seat. The p [...] Read full article: Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Sc...→

Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation by leaving Trump, Senate allies in ‘trash heap of history’

Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation by leaving Trump, Senate allies in ‘trash heap of history’

Susan Rice said Friday the unification of America can happen once Joe Biden is able to leave President Trump and his Senate allies in the “trash heap of histor [...] Read full article: Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation ...→

Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-boss 'couldn't figure out how to' work with Trump

Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-boss 'couldn't figure out how to' work with Trump

Former National Security Council Chief of Staff Fred Fleitz told "The Story" Thursday that the "turning point" in President Trump's relationship with former Na [...] Read full article: Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-bos...→

Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate Republicans and the conservative legal community lauded Trump’s decision to nominate Justin Walker. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C....→

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...→

Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet Certification After 737 MAX Crashes

Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet Certification After 737 MAX Crashes

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration is set to testify on Wednesday before a Senate committee on the safety certification of jetliners like Boeing C [...] Read full article: Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet C...→

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

The Senate Judiciary Committee holds its first hearing on policing since George Floyd's death in custody triggered a wave of protests nationwide and calls for [...] Read full article: Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Tru...→

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

John Ratcliffe's move is the latest sign that the administration is trying to relitigate the investigations that have dogged Trump's presidency. Read full article: Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's ...→

Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power to subpoena Obama officials

Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power to subpoena Obama officials

WASHINGTON — Ex-FBI director James Comey and dozens of other Obama-era officials could soon be hauled before Congress after the Senate Judiciary Committee on T [...] Read full article: Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power ...→

Senate panel OKs removing Confederate names from bases | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — A GOP-led Senate panel has approved a plan by Sen. Elizabeth Warren to have the names of Confederate figures removed from military bases and [...] Read full article: Senate panel OKs removing Confederate na...→

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

More than two weeks after George Floyd's death, some Hill Republicans have taken a rare step beyond the White House position on a policy issue. Read full article: Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on poli...→

Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by Trump

Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by Trump

The U.S. Senate confirmed its 200th federal judge nominated by Trump, approving Cory Wilson to the Fifth Circuit. Read full article: Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by...→

Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender Kelly Loeffler for Senate

Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender Kelly Loeffler for Senate

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) endorsed Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. Read full article: Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender ...→

April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'Risking Lives' to Say 'Kung Flu' at a Rally

April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'Risking Lives' to Say 'Kung Flu' at a Rally

American Urban Radio Networks' White House correspondent April Ryan appeared to be irritated by President Donald Trump's political rally held in Tulsa, OK on S [...] Read full article: April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'R...→

Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senate Belong in the 'Trash Heap of History'

Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senate Belong in the 'Trash Heap of History'

Friday on MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports," former Obama administration National Security Adviser Susan Rice said President Donald Trump and those who support [...] Read full article: Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senat...→

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

The new chief of U.S.-funded global media is facing a conservative backlash over his decision to fire the heads of two international broadcasters, adding to co [...] Read full article: Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, ...→

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

The Senate voted 51-42 to confirm Judge Justin R. Walker to the nation’s premier federal appeals court on Thursday over bitter Democratic objections and a prom [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over...→

New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any Trump propaganda

New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any Trump propaganda

The new chief of U.S.-funded international broadcasting is seeking to play down fears that he intends to turn the Voice of America and its sister outlets in Tr [...] Read full article: New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any...→

Trump Administration’s Nominee for Development Bank Chief Breaks With Protocol

Trump Administration’s Nominee for Development Bank Chief Breaks With Protocol

Mauricio J. Claver-Carone would be the first president of the Inter-American Development Bank from outside Latin America. Read full article: Trump Administration’s Nominee for Devel...→

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Janicek didn’t deny that he made offensive comments, but he said he apologized for them and assumed the matter would be kept private. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Military chief: Wrong to walk with Trump past park protest

Army Gen. Mark Milley, the nation’s top military officer, added to the already extraordinary tension between the Pentagon and President Donald Trump on Thursda [...] Read full article: Military chief: Wrong to walk with Trump...→

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Inclusion of the measure in a sweeping annual defense bill, which Republicans supported, raises the prospect of an election-year Senate vote on whether to hono [...] Read full article: Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Str...→

Senate panel OKs amendment requiring renaming of military bases

Senate panel OKs amendment requiring renaming of military bases

June 11, 2020 / 3:02 PM / CBS News... But other Republicans on the panel expressed support for the removing the names. Read full article: Senate panel OKs amendment requiring ren...→

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

A divided Senate Judiciary Committee approved sweeping subpoena power on Thursday for a politically charged congressional probe of an FBI investigation into Re [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in T...→

With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Senate Republicans Achieve a Milestone

With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Senate Republicans Achieve a Milestone

The confirmation of the Mississippian, over Democratic opposition, fills the final appeals court vacancy and makes him the 200th judge installed by President T [...] Read full article: With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Sena...→

Senate Republicans defend Trump over firing of U.S. attorney in New York

Senate Republicans defend Trump over firing of U.S. attorney in New York

Some senators did take issue with the initial handling and fallout of the decision to remove Geoffrey Berman. Read full article: Senate Republicans defend Trump over fir...→

Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal prosecutor who defied him, Attorney General Barr says

Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal prosecutor who defied him, Attorney General Barr says

Attorney general says Trump has fired top federal prosecutor in Manhattan who defied administration effort to remove him Read full article: Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal pr...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

Senate confirms controversial Trump pick Justin Walker to important appeals court

Senate confirms controversial Trump pick Justin Walker to important appeals court

The Senate on Thursday voted 51-42 to confirm Trump nominee Judge Justin Walker to the second-highest court in the country, marking the 199th Article III judge [...] Read full article: Senate confirms controversial Trump pick...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

Voice of America and other U.S. government-funded media outlets have been hit by waves of turmoil, uncertainty, and attacks since Michael Pack started his job. Read full article: 2 top Voice of America executives resign...→

WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' But Agrees, Rules for China Outdated

WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' But Agrees, Rules for China Outdated

While the World Trade Organization director general admits it needs changes, he also says President Donald Trump's criticism is "damaging."... Read full article: WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' Bu...→

Trump slams GOP-led panel backing removal of Confederate names from military bases

Trump slams GOP-led panel backing removal of Confederate names from military bases

WASHINGTON — The GOP-led Armed Services Committee has approved a motion requiring the Pentagon to rename military bases and assets named after Confederate lead [...] Read full article: Trump slams GOP-led panel backing remova...→

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

President Trump will nominate retired Army brigadier general and Fox News commentator Anthony Tata to be the Pentagon’s undersecretary for policy, the White Ho [...] Read full article: Trump taps retired general, Fox News com...→

Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pentagon to rename bases that honor Confederate leaders

Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pentagon to rename bases that honor Confederate leaders

The Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday approved an amendment to the annual defense policy bill that would require the Pentagon to rename military base [...] Read full article: Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pe...→

Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Bases Named After Confederates

Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Bases Named After Confederates

The Senate Armed Services Committee has voted to force the Pentagon to change the names of bases and other assets that are named after Confederate military lea [...] Read full article: Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Ba...→

Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democrat Steve Bullock for Senate

Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democrat Steve Bullock for Senate

The Never Trump super PAC Lincoln Project endorsed Montana Democrat Gov. Steve Bullock on Wednesday over Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT).  Read full article: Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democr...→

With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Senate Republicans Achieve a Milestone

With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Senate Republicans Achieve a Milestone

The confirmation of the Mississippian, over Democratic opposition, fills the final appeals court vacancy and makes him the 200th judge installed by President T [...] Read full article: With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Sena...→

Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender Kelly Loeffler for Senate

Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender Kelly Loeffler for Senate

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) endorsed Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. Read full article: Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender ...→

Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Schumer for Senate seat: ‘She would win!’

Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Schumer for Senate seat: ‘She would win!’

President Trump predicted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would win in a primary election against Chuck Schumer for his long-standing New York Senate seat. The p [...] Read full article: Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Sc...→

Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal prosecutor who defied him, Attorney General Barr says

Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal prosecutor who defied him, Attorney General Barr says

Attorney general says Trump has fired top federal prosecutor in Manhattan who defied administration effort to remove him Read full article: Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal pr...→

Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senate Belong in the 'Trash Heap of History'

Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senate Belong in the 'Trash Heap of History'

Friday on MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports," former Obama administration National Security Adviser Susan Rice said President Donald Trump and those who support [...] Read full article: Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senat...→

Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-boss 'couldn't figure out how to' work with Trump

Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-boss 'couldn't figure out how to' work with Trump

Former National Security Council Chief of Staff Fred Fleitz told "The Story" Thursday that the "turning point" in President Trump's relationship with former Na [...] Read full article: Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-bos...→

Senate confirms controversial Trump pick Justin Walker to important appeals court

Senate confirms controversial Trump pick Justin Walker to important appeals court

The Senate on Thursday voted 51-42 to confirm Trump nominee Judge Justin Walker to the second-highest court in the country, marking the 199th Article III judge [...] Read full article: Senate confirms controversial Trump pick...→

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

The Senate voted 51-42 to confirm Judge Justin R. Walker to the nation’s premier federal appeals court on Thursday over bitter Democratic objections and a prom [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over...→

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...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Trump Administration’s Nominee for Development Bank Chief Breaks With Protocol

Trump Administration’s Nominee for Development Bank Chief Breaks With Protocol

Mauricio J. Claver-Carone would be the first president of the Inter-American Development Bank from outside Latin America. Read full article: Trump Administration’s Nominee for Devel...→

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

The Senate Judiciary Committee holds its first hearing on policing since George Floyd's death in custody triggered a wave of protests nationwide and calls for [...] Read full article: Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Tru...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Trump slams GOP-led panel backing removal of Confederate names from military bases

Trump slams GOP-led panel backing removal of Confederate names from military bases

WASHINGTON — The GOP-led Armed Services Committee has approved a motion requiring the Pentagon to rename military bases and assets named after Confederate lead [...] Read full article: Trump slams GOP-led panel backing remova...→

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Inclusion of the measure in a sweeping annual defense bill, which Republicans supported, raises the prospect of an election-year Senate vote on whether to hono [...] Read full article: Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Str...→

Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power to subpoena Obama officials

Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power to subpoena Obama officials

WASHINGTON — Ex-FBI director James Comey and dozens of other Obama-era officials could soon be hauled before Congress after the Senate Judiciary Committee on T [...] Read full article: Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power ...→

Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pentagon to rename bases that honor Confederate leaders

Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pentagon to rename bases that honor Confederate leaders

The Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday approved an amendment to the annual defense policy bill that would require the Pentagon to rename military base [...] Read full article: Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pe...→

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

A divided Senate Judiciary Committee approved sweeping subpoena power on Thursday for a politically charged congressional probe of an FBI investigation into Re [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in T...→

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

More than two weeks after George Floyd's death, some Hill Republicans have taken a rare step beyond the White House position on a policy issue. Read full article: Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on poli...→

Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by Trump

Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by Trump

The U.S. Senate confirmed its 200th federal judge nominated by Trump, approving Cory Wilson to the Fifth Circuit. Read full article: Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by...→

Senate Republicans defend Trump over firing of U.S. attorney in New York

Senate Republicans defend Trump over firing of U.S. attorney in New York

Some senators did take issue with the initial handling and fallout of the decision to remove Geoffrey Berman. Read full article: Senate Republicans defend Trump over fir...→

April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'Risking Lives' to Say 'Kung Flu' at a Rally

April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'Risking Lives' to Say 'Kung Flu' at a Rally

American Urban Radio Networks' White House correspondent April Ryan appeared to be irritated by President Donald Trump's political rally held in Tulsa, OK on S [...] Read full article: April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'R...→

Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation by leaving Trump, Senate allies in ‘trash heap of history’

Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation by leaving Trump, Senate allies in ‘trash heap of history’

Susan Rice said Friday the unification of America can happen once Joe Biden is able to leave President Trump and his Senate allies in the “trash heap of histor [...] Read full article: Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation ...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

The new chief of U.S.-funded global media is facing a conservative backlash over his decision to fire the heads of two international broadcasters, adding to co [...] Read full article: Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, ...→

Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate Republicans and the conservative legal community lauded Trump’s decision to nominate Justin Walker. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C....→

New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any Trump propaganda

New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any Trump propaganda

The new chief of U.S.-funded international broadcasting is seeking to play down fears that he intends to turn the Voice of America and its sister outlets in Tr [...] Read full article: New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any...→

Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet Certification After 737 MAX Crashes

Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet Certification After 737 MAX Crashes

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration is set to testify on Wednesday before a Senate committee on the safety certification of jetliners like Boeing C [...] Read full article: Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet C...→

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

Voice of America and other U.S. government-funded media outlets have been hit by waves of turmoil, uncertainty, and attacks since Michael Pack started his job. Read full article: 2 top Voice of America executives resign...→

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Janicek didn’t deny that he made offensive comments, but he said he apologized for them and assumed the matter would be kept private. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate...→

WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' But Agrees, Rules for China Outdated

WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' But Agrees, Rules for China Outdated

While the World Trade Organization director general admits it needs changes, he also says President Donald Trump's criticism is "damaging."... Read full article: WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' Bu...→

Military chief: Wrong to walk with Trump past park protest

Army Gen. Mark Milley, the nation’s top military officer, added to the already extraordinary tension between the Pentagon and President Donald Trump on Thursda [...] Read full article: Military chief: Wrong to walk with Trump...→

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

John Ratcliffe's move is the latest sign that the administration is trying to relitigate the investigations that have dogged Trump's presidency. Read full article: Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's ...→

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

President Trump will nominate retired Army brigadier general and Fox News commentator Anthony Tata to be the Pentagon’s undersecretary for policy, the White Ho [...] Read full article: Trump taps retired general, Fox News com...→

Senate panel OKs amendment requiring renaming of military bases

Senate panel OKs amendment requiring renaming of military bases

June 11, 2020 / 3:02 PM / CBS News... But other Republicans on the panel expressed support for the removing the names. Read full article: Senate panel OKs amendment requiring ren...→

Senate panel OKs removing Confederate names from bases | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — A GOP-led Senate panel has approved a plan by Sen. Elizabeth Warren to have the names of Confederate figures removed from military bases and [...] Read full article: Senate panel OKs removing Confederate na...→

Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Bases Named After Confederates

Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Bases Named After Confederates

The Senate Armed Services Committee has voted to force the Pentagon to change the names of bases and other assets that are named after Confederate military lea [...] Read full article: Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Ba...→

Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democrat Steve Bullock for Senate

Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democrat Steve Bullock for Senate

The Never Trump super PAC Lincoln Project endorsed Montana Democrat Gov. Steve Bullock on Wednesday over Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT).  Read full article: Never Trump Lincoln Project Backs Democr...→

Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by Trump

Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by Trump

The U.S. Senate confirmed its 200th federal judge nominated by Trump, approving Cory Wilson to the Fifth Circuit. Read full article: Senate Confirms 200th Judge Appointed by...→

With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Senate Republicans Achieve a Milestone

With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Senate Republicans Achieve a Milestone

The confirmation of the Mississippian, over Democratic opposition, fills the final appeals court vacancy and makes him the 200th judge installed by President T [...] Read full article: With Wilson Confirmation, Trump and Sena...→

Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender Kelly Loeffler for Senate

Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender Kelly Loeffler for Senate

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) endorsed Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. Read full article: Cotton Endorses 'Ardent' Trump Defender ...→

Senate Republicans defend Trump over firing of U.S. attorney in New York

Senate Republicans defend Trump over firing of U.S. attorney in New York

Some senators did take issue with the initial handling and fallout of the decision to remove Geoffrey Berman. Read full article: Senate Republicans defend Trump over fir...→

Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Schumer for Senate seat: ‘She would win!’

Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Schumer for Senate seat: ‘She would win!’

President Trump predicted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would win in a primary election against Chuck Schumer for his long-standing New York Senate seat. The p [...] Read full article: Trump says AOC should challenge Chuck Sc...→

April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'Risking Lives' to Say 'Kung Flu' at a Rally

April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'Risking Lives' to Say 'Kung Flu' at a Rally

American Urban Radio Networks' White House correspondent April Ryan appeared to be irritated by President Donald Trump's political rally held in Tulsa, OK on S [...] Read full article: April Ryan: 'Spreader-in-Chief' Trump 'R...→

Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal prosecutor who defied him, Attorney General Barr says

Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal prosecutor who defied him, Attorney General Barr says

Attorney general says Trump has fired top federal prosecutor in Manhattan who defied administration effort to remove him Read full article: Trump fires Manhattan’s chief federal pr...→

Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation by leaving Trump, Senate allies in ‘trash heap of history’

Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation by leaving Trump, Senate allies in ‘trash heap of history’

Susan Rice said Friday the unification of America can happen once Joe Biden is able to leave President Trump and his Senate allies in the “trash heap of histor [...] Read full article: Susan Rice: Joe Biden will unify nation ...→

Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senate Belong in the 'Trash Heap of History'

Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senate Belong in the 'Trash Heap of History'

Friday on MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports," former Obama administration National Security Adviser Susan Rice said President Donald Trump and those who support [...] Read full article: Rice: Trump, His Supporters in the Senat...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-boss 'couldn't figure out how to' work with Trump

Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-boss 'couldn't figure out how to' work with Trump

Former National Security Council Chief of Staff Fred Fleitz told "The Story" Thursday that the "turning point" in President Trump's relationship with former Na [...] Read full article: Former Bolton chief of staff says ex-bos...→

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

The new chief of U.S.-funded global media is facing a conservative backlash over his decision to fire the heads of two international broadcasters, adding to co [...] Read full article: Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, ...→

Senate confirms controversial Trump pick Justin Walker to important appeals court

Senate confirms controversial Trump pick Justin Walker to important appeals court

The Senate on Thursday voted 51-42 to confirm Trump nominee Judge Justin Walker to the second-highest court in the country, marking the 199th Article III judge [...] Read full article: Senate confirms controversial Trump pick...→

Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate Republicans and the conservative legal community lauded Trump’s decision to nominate Justin Walker. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C....→

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

The Senate voted 51-42 to confirm Judge Justin R. Walker to the nation’s premier federal appeals court on Thursday over bitter Democratic objections and a prom [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over...→

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...→

New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any Trump propaganda

New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any Trump propaganda

The new chief of U.S.-funded international broadcasting is seeking to play down fears that he intends to turn the Voice of America and its sister outlets in Tr [...] Read full article: New VOA chief seeks to ease fears of any...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet Certification After 737 MAX Crashes

Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet Certification After 737 MAX Crashes

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration is set to testify on Wednesday before a Senate committee on the safety certification of jetliners like Boeing C [...] Read full article: Senate Panel to Grill FAA Chief on Jet C...→

Trump Administration’s Nominee for Development Bank Chief Breaks With Protocol

Trump Administration’s Nominee for Development Bank Chief Breaks With Protocol

Mauricio J. Claver-Carone would be the first president of the Inter-American Development Bank from outside Latin America. Read full article: Trump Administration’s Nominee for Devel...→

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

Voice of America and other U.S. government-funded media outlets have been hit by waves of turmoil, uncertainty, and attacks since Michael Pack started his job. Read full article: 2 top Voice of America executives resign...→

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

The Senate Judiciary Committee holds its first hearing on policing since George Floyd's death in custody triggered a wave of protests nationwide and calls for [...] Read full article: Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Tru...→

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Janicek didn’t deny that he made offensive comments, but he said he apologized for them and assumed the matter would be kept private. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' But Agrees, Rules for China Outdated

WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' But Agrees, Rules for China Outdated

While the World Trade Organization director general admits it needs changes, he also says President Donald Trump's criticism is "damaging."... Read full article: WTO Chief: Trump Criticism 'Damaging' Bu...→

Military chief: Wrong to walk with Trump past park protest

Army Gen. Mark Milley, the nation’s top military officer, added to the already extraordinary tension between the Pentagon and President Donald Trump on Thursda [...] Read full article: Military chief: Wrong to walk with Trump...→

Trump slams GOP-led panel backing removal of Confederate names from military bases

Trump slams GOP-led panel backing removal of Confederate names from military bases

WASHINGTON — The GOP-led Armed Services Committee has approved a motion requiring the Pentagon to rename military bases and assets named after Confederate lead [...] Read full article: Trump slams GOP-led panel backing remova...→

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

John Ratcliffe's move is the latest sign that the administration is trying to relitigate the investigations that have dogged Trump's presidency. Read full article: Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's ...→

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Inclusion of the measure in a sweeping annual defense bill, which Republicans supported, raises the prospect of an election-year Senate vote on whether to hono [...] Read full article: Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Str...→

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

President Trump will nominate retired Army brigadier general and Fox News commentator Anthony Tata to be the Pentagon’s undersecretary for policy, the White Ho [...] Read full article: Trump taps retired general, Fox News com...→

Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power to subpoena Obama officials

Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power to subpoena Obama officials

WASHINGTON — Ex-FBI director James Comey and dozens of other Obama-era officials could soon be hauled before Congress after the Senate Judiciary Committee on T [...] Read full article: Senate panel gives Lindsey Graham power ...→

Senate panel OKs amendment requiring renaming of military bases

Senate panel OKs amendment requiring renaming of military bases

June 11, 2020 / 3:02 PM / CBS News... But other Republicans on the panel expressed support for the removing the names. Read full article: Senate panel OKs amendment requiring ren...→

Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pentagon to rename bases that honor Confederate leaders

Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pentagon to rename bases that honor Confederate leaders

The Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday approved an amendment to the annual defense policy bill that would require the Pentagon to rename military base [...] Read full article: Senate panel OKs amendment to require Pe...→

Senate panel OKs removing Confederate names from bases | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — A GOP-led Senate panel has approved a plan by Sen. Elizabeth Warren to have the names of Confederate figures removed from military bases and [...] Read full article: Senate panel OKs removing Confederate na...→

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

A divided Senate Judiciary Committee approved sweeping subpoena power on Thursday for a politically charged congressional probe of an FBI investigation into Re [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in T...→

Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Bases Named After Confederates

Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Bases Named After Confederates

The Senate Armed Services Committee has voted to force the Pentagon to change the names of bases and other assets that are named after Confederate military lea [...] Read full article: Senate Panel Votes to Force Change to Ba...→

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

More than two weeks after George Floyd's death, some Hill Republicans have taken a rare step beyond the White House position on a policy issue. Read full article: Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on poli...→