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Senate panel approves subpoena for consulting firm in Ukraine probe

Senate panel approves subpoena for consulting firm in Ukraine probe

The committee is seeking documents from Blue Star Strategies related to its work with Burisma Holdings, the Ukrainian energy company that employed Hunter Biden [...] Read full article: Senate panel approves subpoena for consu...→

Senate panel approves subpoena for consulting firm in Ukraine probe

Senate panel approves subpoena for consulting firm in Ukraine probe

The committee is seeking documents from Blue Star Strategies related to its work with Burisma Holdings, the Ukrainian energy company that employed Hunter Biden [...] Read full article: Senate panel approves subpoena for consu...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

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...→

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 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 approves subpoenas of Obama officials in Russian collusion prob

Senate approves subpoenas of Obama officials in Russian collusion prob

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday authorized chairman Lindsey Graham to issue a wide range of subpoenas as part of its investigation into the origins [...] Read full article: Senate approves subpoenas of Obama offic...→

Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Colorado ethics commission after defying subpoena amid Senate bid

Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Colorado ethics commission after defying subpoena amid Senate bid

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate John Hickenlooper has been held in contempt by the Colorado Independent Ethics Commission after he didn't appear Thursday at a [...] Read full article: Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Col...→

Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail bill for Nov. 3 election, which now heads to the governor

Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail bill for Nov. 3 election, which now heads to the governor

The Illinois Senate voted along party lines Friday to approve a measure aimed at expanding voting by mail in November amid ongoing concerns about the coronavir [...] Read full article: Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail ...→

KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter Biden's dealings in Ukraine 'don't pass the smell test'

KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter Biden's dealings in Ukraine 'don't pass the smell test'

Former deputy national security adviser K.T. McFarland said on Thursday that Joe Biden’s son controversial involvement with a Ukrainian gas company while his f [...] Read full article: KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter...→

Senate committee subpoenas firm with ties to Burisma as part of probe into Bidens

Senate committee subpoenas firm with ties to Burisma as part of probe into Bidens

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee voted along party lines Wednesday to issue a subpoena for documents to Blue Star Strategies, a [...] Read full article: Senate committee subpoenas firm with tie...→

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...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

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 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...→

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

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

The Michigan Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques to minimize the [...] Read full article: Michigan Senate unanimously approves bil...→

Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena authorization for Obama officials in Russia probe review

Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena authorization for Obama officials in Russia probe review

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday held off on approving subpoenas for documents and testimony from top Obama Administration officials as part of the p [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena autho...→

Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion budget that relies heavily on borrowing

Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion budget that relies heavily on borrowing

The Illinois Senate early Sunday morning passed a budget package authorizing $42.8 billion in general revenue spending next year, although much of that remains [...] Read full article: Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion b...→

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Professor Tamara Konetzka told the Senate Special Subcommittee on Aging predominantly black nursing homes have had the worst coronavirus toll and need help. Read full article: Feds should do more to safeguard nursing...→

Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of Hunter Biden and Ukraine is legitimate

Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of Hunter Biden and Ukraine is legitimate

A new Republican-led Senate probe into Hunter Biden's service on the board of natural gas company Burisma will serve as "accountability" for a long-running inv [...] Read full article: Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of H...→

Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoena of Burisma-linked firm has him 'somewhat suspicious'

Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoena of Burisma-linked firm has him 'somewhat suspicious'

Senate Homeland Security Committee Chairman Ron Johnson, R-Wis., told “Outnumbered Overtime” Wednesday that the “high level” of Democrats' objections to a subp [...] Read full article: Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoe...→

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forw [...]

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forw [...]

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forward with its probe of Hunter Biden, the son of likely Democratic presidential n [...] Read full article: A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to...→

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

The Senate has approved a bipartisan bill that would double spending on a popular conservation program and devote nearly $2 billion a year to improve and maint [...] Read full article: Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost cons...→

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

Weeks after the federal government distributed aid to states to help pay for extra costs incurred due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Minnesota Senate has agr [...] Read full article: MN Senate approves distribution of $841 ...→

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...→

Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to begin July 1 after panel approves language

Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to begin July 1 after panel approves language

A petition to recall Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is expected to begin circulating on July 1 after the bipartisan Board of Canvassers approved the language on... Read full article: Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to b...→

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

The Michigan Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques to minimize the [...] Read full article: Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring ...→

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday postponed a vote to authorize subpoenas for 53 Obama-era officials, a move that would have dramatically ramped up it [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vot...→

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

A major expansion of voting access for the 2020 general election is headed to the desk of Gov. J.B. Pritzker after the Illinois Senate overwhelmingly passed th [...] Read full article: State Senate approves vote-by-mail expan...→

Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top Intelligence Job in Sharply Split Vote

Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top Intelligence Job in Sharply Split Vote

The congressman from Texas was confirmed by a divided Senate to take over an office at the center of the Trump administration’s investigations of Obama adminis [...] Read full article: Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top I...→

Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in Hunter Biden-Burisma Investigation

Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in Hunter Biden-Burisma Investigation

The Senate HSGAC voted to authorize a subpoena related to the GOP investigation into Hunter Biden and Burisma Holdings on Wednesday. Read full article: Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in ...→

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News...
Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday au [...]

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday au [...]

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday authorized in a party-line vote a subpoena to a consulting firm that worked with [...] Read full article: May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Was...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

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...→

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

Weeks after the federal government distributed aid to states to help pay for extra costs incurred due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Minnesota Senate has agr [...] Read full article: MN Senate approves distribution of $841 ...→

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 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...→

Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Colorado ethics commission after defying subpoena amid Senate bid

Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Colorado ethics commission after defying subpoena amid Senate bid

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate John Hickenlooper has been held in contempt by the Colorado Independent Ethics Commission after he didn't appear Thursday at a [...] Read full article: Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Col...→

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

The Michigan Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques to minimize the [...] Read full article: Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring ...→

Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena authorization for Obama officials in Russia probe review

Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena authorization for Obama officials in Russia probe review

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday held off on approving subpoenas for documents and testimony from top Obama Administration officials as part of the p [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena autho...→

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

A major expansion of voting access for the 2020 general election is headed to the desk of Gov. J.B. Pritzker after the Illinois Senate overwhelmingly passed th [...] Read full article: State Senate approves vote-by-mail expan...→

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Professor Tamara Konetzka told the Senate Special Subcommittee on Aging predominantly black nursing homes have had the worst coronavirus toll and need help. Read full article: Feds should do more to safeguard nursing...→

KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter Biden's dealings in Ukraine 'don't pass the smell test'

KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter Biden's dealings in Ukraine 'don't pass the smell test'

Former deputy national security adviser K.T. McFarland said on Thursday that Joe Biden’s son controversial involvement with a Ukrainian gas company while his f [...] Read full article: KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter...→

Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in Hunter Biden-Burisma Investigation

Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in Hunter Biden-Burisma Investigation

The Senate HSGAC voted to authorize a subpoena related to the GOP investigation into Hunter Biden and Burisma Holdings on Wednesday. Read full article: Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in ...→

Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoena of Burisma-linked firm has him 'somewhat suspicious'

Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoena of Burisma-linked firm has him 'somewhat suspicious'

Senate Homeland Security Committee Chairman Ron Johnson, R-Wis., told “Outnumbered Overtime” Wednesday that the “high level” of Democrats' objections to a subp [...] Read full article: Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoe...→

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

The Senate has approved a bipartisan bill that would double spending on a popular conservation program and devote nearly $2 billion a year to improve and maint [...] Read full article: Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost cons...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

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 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 approves subpoenas of Obama officials in Russian collusion prob

Senate approves subpoenas of Obama officials in Russian collusion prob

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday authorized chairman Lindsey Graham to issue a wide range of subpoenas as part of its investigation into the origins [...] Read full article: Senate approves subpoenas of Obama offic...→

Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to begin July 1 after panel approves language

Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to begin July 1 after panel approves language

A petition to recall Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is expected to begin circulating on July 1 after the bipartisan Board of Canvassers approved the language on... Read full article: Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to b...→

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

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

The Michigan Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques to minimize the [...] Read full article: Michigan Senate unanimously approves bil...→

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday postponed a vote to authorize subpoenas for 53 Obama-era officials, a move that would have dramatically ramped up it [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vot...→

Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion budget that relies heavily on borrowing

Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion budget that relies heavily on borrowing

The Illinois Senate early Sunday morning passed a budget package authorizing $42.8 billion in general revenue spending next year, although much of that remains [...] Read full article: Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion b...→

Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail bill for Nov. 3 election, which now heads to the governor

Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail bill for Nov. 3 election, which now heads to the governor

The Illinois Senate voted along party lines Friday to approve a measure aimed at expanding voting by mail in November amid ongoing concerns about the coronavir [...] Read full article: Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail ...→

Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top Intelligence Job in Sharply Split Vote

Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top Intelligence Job in Sharply Split Vote

The congressman from Texas was confirmed by a divided Senate to take over an office at the center of the Trump administration’s investigations of Obama adminis [...] Read full article: Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top I...→

Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of Hunter Biden and Ukraine is legitimate

Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of Hunter Biden and Ukraine is legitimate

A new Republican-led Senate probe into Hunter Biden's service on the board of natural gas company Burisma will serve as "accountability" for a long-running inv [...] Read full article: Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of H...→

Senate committee subpoenas firm with ties to Burisma as part of probe into Bidens

Senate committee subpoenas firm with ties to Burisma as part of probe into Bidens

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee voted along party lines Wednesday to issue a subpoena for documents to Blue Star Strategies, a [...] Read full article: Senate committee subpoenas firm with tie...→

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News...
Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday au [...]

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday au [...]

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday authorized in a party-line vote a subpoena to a consulting firm that worked with [...] Read full article: May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Was...→

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forw [...]

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forw [...]

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forward with its probe of Hunter Biden, the son of likely Democratic presidential n [...] Read full article: A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

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 approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost conservation, parks

The Senate has approved a bipartisan bill that would double spending on a popular conservation program and devote nearly $2 billion a year to improve and maint [...] Read full article: Senate approves $2.8B plan to boost cons...→

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...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

Weeks after the federal government distributed aid to states to help pay for extra costs incurred due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Minnesota Senate has agr [...] Read full article: MN Senate approves distribution of $841 ...→

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 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 approves subpoenas of Obama officials in Russian collusion prob

Senate approves subpoenas of Obama officials in Russian collusion prob

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday authorized chairman Lindsey Graham to issue a wide range of subpoenas as part of its investigation into the origins [...] Read full article: Senate approves subpoenas of Obama offic...→

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...→

Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to begin July 1 after panel approves language

Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to begin July 1 after panel approves language

A petition to recall Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is expected to begin circulating on July 1 after the bipartisan Board of Canvassers approved the language on... Read full article: Petition to recall Gov. Whitmer set to b...→

Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Colorado ethics commission after defying subpoena amid Senate bid

Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Colorado ethics commission after defying subpoena amid Senate bid

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate John Hickenlooper has been held in contempt by the Colorado Independent Ethics Commission after he didn't appear Thursday at a [...] Read full article: Dem Hickenlooper held in contempt by Col...→

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

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

The Michigan Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques to minimize the [...] Read full article: Michigan Senate unanimously approves bil...→

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring Implicit Bias, De-Escalation Training For Police 

The Michigan Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques to minimize the [...] Read full article: Michigan Senate Approves Bill Requiring ...→

Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena authorization for Obama officials in Russia probe review

Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena authorization for Obama officials in Russia probe review

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday held off on approving subpoenas for documents and testimony from top Obama Administration officials as part of the p [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary punts on subpoena autho...→

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday postponed a vote to authorize subpoenas for 53 Obama-era officials, a move that would have dramatically ramped up it [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vot...→

Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion budget that relies heavily on borrowing

Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion budget that relies heavily on borrowing

The Illinois Senate early Sunday morning passed a budget package authorizing $42.8 billion in general revenue spending next year, although much of that remains [...] Read full article: Illinois Senate approves $42.8 billion b...→

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

A major expansion of voting access for the 2020 general election is headed to the desk of Gov. J.B. Pritzker after the Illinois Senate overwhelmingly passed th [...] Read full article: State Senate approves vote-by-mail expan...→

Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail bill for Nov. 3 election, which now heads to the governor

Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail bill for Nov. 3 election, which now heads to the governor

The Illinois Senate voted along party lines Friday to approve a measure aimed at expanding voting by mail in November amid ongoing concerns about the coronavir [...] Read full article: Senate approves expanded voting-by-mail ...→

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Feds should do more to safeguard nursing homes from COVID-19, U. of C. expert tells Senate panel

Professor Tamara Konetzka told the Senate Special Subcommittee on Aging predominantly black nursing homes have had the worst coronavirus toll and need help. Read full article: Feds should do more to safeguard nursing...→

Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top Intelligence Job in Sharply Split Vote

Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top Intelligence Job in Sharply Split Vote

The congressman from Texas was confirmed by a divided Senate to take over an office at the center of the Trump administration’s investigations of Obama adminis [...] Read full article: Senate Approves John Ratcliffe for Top I...→

KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter Biden's dealings in Ukraine 'don't pass the smell test'

KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter Biden's dealings in Ukraine 'don't pass the smell test'

Former deputy national security adviser K.T. McFarland said on Thursday that Joe Biden’s son controversial involvement with a Ukrainian gas company while his f [...] Read full article: KT McFarland on new Senate probe: Hunter...→

Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of Hunter Biden and Ukraine is legitimate

Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of Hunter Biden and Ukraine is legitimate

A new Republican-led Senate probe into Hunter Biden's service on the board of natural gas company Burisma will serve as "accountability" for a long-running inv [...] Read full article: Ken Starr: Why the new Senate probe of H...→

Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in Hunter Biden-Burisma Investigation

Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in Hunter Biden-Burisma Investigation

The Senate HSGAC voted to authorize a subpoena related to the GOP investigation into Hunter Biden and Burisma Holdings on Wednesday. Read full article: Senate Committee Authorizes Subpoena in ...→

Senate committee subpoenas firm with ties to Burisma as part of probe into Bidens

Senate committee subpoenas firm with ties to Burisma as part of probe into Bidens

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee voted along party lines Wednesday to issue a subpoena for documents to Blue Star Strategies, a [...] Read full article: Senate committee subpoenas firm with tie...→

Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoena of Burisma-linked firm has him 'somewhat suspicious'

Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoena of Burisma-linked firm has him 'somewhat suspicious'

Senate Homeland Security Committee Chairman Ron Johnson, R-Wis., told “Outnumbered Overtime” Wednesday that the “high level” of Democrats' objections to a subp [...] Read full article: Johnson says Dem 'hissy fit' over subpoe...→

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News...
Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday au [...]

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday au [...]

May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Washington — A Senate panel on Wednesday authorized in a party-line vote a subpoena to a consulting firm that worked with [...] Read full article: May 20, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... Was...→

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forw [...]

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forw [...]

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to authorize a subpoena as it presses forward with its probe of Hunter Biden, the son of likely Democratic presidential n [...] Read full article: A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to...→