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Senate vote allowing FBI to snoop on Internet browsing gets slammed but security experts push back

Senate vote allowing FBI to snoop on Internet browsing gets slammed but security experts push back

Legislation that would let the FBI access American’s browsing and search history is getting attacked but some experts see it differently. Read full article: Senate vote allowing FBI to snoop on Int...→

Senate vote allowing FBI to snoop on Internet browsing gets slammed but security experts push back

Senate vote allowing FBI to snoop on Internet browsing gets slammed but security experts push back

Legislation that would let the FBI access American’s browsing and search history is getting attacked but some experts see it differently. Read full article: Senate vote allowing FBI to snoop on Int...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senate testimony, faults FBI on FISA problems

Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senate testimony, faults FBI on FISA problems

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein defended his actions in the Russia probe during Senate testimony Wednesday -- including his appointment of Specia [...] Read full article: Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senat...→

Senate committee to vote on new subpoenas on Russia probe origins

Senate committee to vote on new subpoenas on Russia probe origins

The effort is the latest in a series of new investigations Senate Republicans are pursuing amid encouragement from Trump himself. Read full article: Senate committee to vote on new subpoena...→

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

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

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 speeds up confirmation vote for intelligence director | WTOP

Senate speeds up confirmation vote for intelligence director | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised to vote Thursday on the nomination of Texas GOP Rep. John Ratcliffe to be Director of National Intelligence, potentially [...] Read full article: Senate speeds up confirmation vote for i...→

Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as next intelligence chief in divided vote

Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as next intelligence chief in divided vote

Ratcliffe's confirmation is a significant turnaround for his once-troubled bid to oversee the nation's intelligence agencies. Read full article: Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as next i...→

Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committee to vote on subpoenas for Ob

Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committee to vote on subpoenas for Ob

TOP STORIES Gavin Newsom: First responders 'first ones laid off' unless California gets federal COVID-19 funds Democratic clerk charged with altering nearly 20 [...] Read full article: Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committ...→

Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a 'Signal to Senate'

Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a 'Signal to Senate'

Explaining being the lone Republican to vote for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus bailout, retiring Rep. Pete King, R-N.Y., told Newsmax TV [...] Read full article: Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a ...→

House to vote on $3T relief package that is 'DOA' in Senate

House to vote on $3T relief package that is 'DOA' in Senate

The House is set to pass a historic $3 trillion coronavirus relief package on Friday but the massive piece of legislation is heading straight to the Senate gra [...] Read full article: House to vote on $3T relief package that...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans introduced the JUSTICE ACT on Wednesday to reform policing after national unrest over the killing of George Floyd by a cop in Minnesota — an [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans pledge vote on police...→

Senate confirms first black service chief in unanimous vote

The Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed Gen. Charles Brown Jr. as chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force, making him the first black officer to lead one of t [...] Read full article: Senate confirms first black service chie...→

Google is sued in U.S. for tracking users' 'private' internet browsing

Google is sued in U.S. for tracking users' 'private' internet browsing

The lawsuit seeks at least $5 billion, accusing the Alphabet unit of illegally collecting information about what people are viewing online and where they are d [...] Read full article: Google is sued in U.S. for tracking user...→

Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowing Sale of Cocktails for Takeout or Delivery

Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowing Sale of Cocktails for Takeout or Delivery

With bars and restaurants badly hurt by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Illinois legislature delivered some welcome news on Saturday as both the House an [...] Read full article: Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowin...→

Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, goes to Pritzker’s desk

Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, goes to Pritzker’s desk

Democrats supported the measure saying they worried about a second-wave of the coronavirus suppressing voter turnout for the 2020 election. Republicans contend [...] Read full article: Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, go...→

U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vote by mail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vote by mail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Senate candidate Robin Kimbrough Hayes is urging Gov. Bill Lee and Mark Goins, state election coordinator, to reconsider their decision to prevent expande [...] Read full article: U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vot...→

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...→

Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' Internet History Fails by 1 Vote

Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' Internet History Fails by 1 Vote

The Senate blocked a measure to curb law enforcement's ability to obtain web browsing and Internet search data without a warrant. Read full article: Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' ...→

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant for his cellphone a [...] Read full article: Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intel...→

Senate to vote on extending spying provisions a day after rejecting limits on internet browser surveillance by 1 vote

Senate to vote on extending spying provisions a day after rejecting limits on internet browser surveillance by 1 vote

The Senate is expected to vote on whether to extend three surveillance authorities as senators of both parties express concerns that the laws infringe on Ameri [...] Read full article: Senate to vote on extending spying provi...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 Relief Bill Before July 4 Recess

Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 Relief Bill Before July 4 Recess

The U.S. Senate will likely not vote on a fifth coronavirus relief bill before a two-week July 4 recess, reports The Hill.... Read full article: Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 ...→

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...→

Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Nothing Improper, and FBI Knew It'

Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Nothing Improper, and FBI Knew It'

Transcripts between then-incoming National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and a Russian ambassador were released Friday afternoon. Read full article: Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Noth...→

State senate passes law allowing pharmacists to administer COVID-19 vaccine - amNewYork

A bill allowing New York pharmacies to administer a vaccine for the novel coronavirus was passed in the state Senate on Wednesday.  The bill, sponsored in Read full article: State senate passes law allowing pharmac...→

Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expansion

Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expansion

The Illinois House approved on Thursday evening an expansion of voting by mail for the fall election, using federal pandemic-relief funds, despite Republican.. [...] Read full article: Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expa...→

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 Intel Committee advances Ratcliffe nomination for DNI post on party-line vote

Senate Intel Committee advances Ratcliffe nomination for DNI post on party-line vote

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday narrowly endorsed Rep. John Ratcliffe to be President Trump’s next director of national intelligence, sending the [...] Read full article: Senate Intel Committee advances Ratcliff...→

Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligence Committee as FBI investigates Richard Burr for insider trading

Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligence Committee as FBI investigates Richard Burr for insider trading

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced the leadership change on Monday afternoon, calling Rubio a "natural choice" for the position. Read full article: Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligenc...→

Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps aside after FBI seizes cell phone in stock trades investigation

Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps aside after FBI seizes cell phone in stock trades investigation

Sen. Richard Burr is stepping aside as Intelligence Committee chairman after the FBI seized his cell phone in probe over his stock trades amid pandemic briefin [...] Read full article: Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps ...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans introduced the JUSTICE ACT on Wednesday to reform policing after national unrest over the killing of George Floyd by a cop in Minnesota — an [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans pledge vote on police...→

Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 Relief Bill Before July 4 Recess

Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 Relief Bill Before July 4 Recess

The U.S. Senate will likely not vote on a fifth coronavirus relief bill before a two-week July 4 recess, reports The Hill.... Read full article: Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 ...→

Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senate testimony, faults FBI on FISA problems

Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senate testimony, faults FBI on FISA problems

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein defended his actions in the Russia probe during Senate testimony Wednesday -- including his appointment of Specia [...] Read full article: Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senat...→

Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Nothing Improper, and FBI Knew It'

Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Nothing Improper, and FBI Knew It'

Transcripts between then-incoming National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and a Russian ambassador were released Friday afternoon. Read full article: Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Noth...→

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

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

Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expansion

Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expansion

The Illinois House approved on Thursday evening an expansion of voting by mail for the fall election, using federal pandemic-relief funds, despite Republican.. [...] Read full article: Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expa...→

Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, goes to Pritzker’s desk

Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, goes to Pritzker’s desk

Democrats supported the measure saying they worried about a second-wave of the coronavirus suppressing voter turnout for the 2020 election. Republicans contend [...] Read full article: Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, go...→

Senate speeds up confirmation vote for intelligence director | WTOP

Senate speeds up confirmation vote for intelligence director | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised to vote Thursday on the nomination of Texas GOP Rep. John Ratcliffe to be Director of National Intelligence, potentially [...] Read full article: Senate speeds up confirmation vote for i...→

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...→

Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committee to vote on subpoenas for Ob

Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committee to vote on subpoenas for Ob

TOP STORIES Gavin Newsom: First responders 'first ones laid off' unless California gets federal COVID-19 funds Democratic clerk charged with altering nearly 20 [...] Read full article: Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committ...→

Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligence Committee as FBI investigates Richard Burr for insider trading

Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligence Committee as FBI investigates Richard Burr for insider trading

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced the leadership change on Monday afternoon, calling Rubio a "natural choice" for the position. Read full article: Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligenc...→

Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' Internet History Fails by 1 Vote

Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' Internet History Fails by 1 Vote

The Senate blocked a measure to curb law enforcement's ability to obtain web browsing and Internet search data without a warrant. Read full article: Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' ...→

House to vote on $3T relief package that is 'DOA' in Senate

House to vote on $3T relief package that is 'DOA' in Senate

The House is set to pass a historic $3 trillion coronavirus relief package on Friday but the massive piece of legislation is heading straight to the Senate gra [...] Read full article: House to vote on $3T relief package that...→

Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps aside after FBI seizes cell phone in stock trades investigation

Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps aside after FBI seizes cell phone in stock trades investigation

Sen. Richard Burr is stepping aside as Intelligence Committee chairman after the FBI seized his cell phone in probe over his stock trades amid pandemic briefin [...] Read full article: Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps ...→

Senate to vote on extending spying provisions a day after rejecting limits on internet browser surveillance by 1 vote

Senate to vote on extending spying provisions a day after rejecting limits on internet browser surveillance by 1 vote

The Senate is expected to vote on whether to extend three surveillance authorities as senators of both parties express concerns that the laws infringe on Ameri [...] Read full article: Senate to vote on extending spying provi...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Senate confirms first black service chief in unanimous vote

The Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed Gen. Charles Brown Jr. as chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force, making him the first black officer to lead one of t [...] Read full article: Senate confirms first black service chie...→

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...→

Google is sued in U.S. for tracking users' 'private' internet browsing

Google is sued in U.S. for tracking users' 'private' internet browsing

The lawsuit seeks at least $5 billion, accusing the Alphabet unit of illegally collecting information about what people are viewing online and where they are d [...] Read full article: Google is sued in U.S. for tracking user...→

Senate committee to vote on new subpoenas on Russia probe origins

Senate committee to vote on new subpoenas on Russia probe origins

The effort is the latest in a series of new investigations Senate Republicans are pursuing amid encouragement from Trump himself. Read full article: Senate committee to vote on new subpoena...→

State senate passes law allowing pharmacists to administer COVID-19 vaccine - amNewYork

A bill allowing New York pharmacies to administer a vaccine for the novel coronavirus was passed in the state Senate on Wednesday.  The bill, sponsored in Read full article: State senate passes law allowing pharmac...→

Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowing Sale of Cocktails for Takeout or Delivery

Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowing Sale of Cocktails for Takeout or Delivery

With bars and restaurants badly hurt by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Illinois legislature delivered some welcome news on Saturday as both the House an [...] Read full article: Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowin...→

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...→

U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vote by mail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vote by mail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Senate candidate Robin Kimbrough Hayes is urging Gov. Bill Lee and Mark Goins, state election coordinator, to reconsider their decision to prevent expande [...] Read full article: U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vot...→

Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as next intelligence chief in divided vote

Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as next intelligence chief in divided vote

Ratcliffe's confirmation is a significant turnaround for his once-troubled bid to oversee the nation's intelligence agencies. Read full article: Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as next i...→

Senate Intel Committee advances Ratcliffe nomination for DNI post on party-line vote

Senate Intel Committee advances Ratcliffe nomination for DNI post on party-line vote

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday narrowly endorsed Rep. John Ratcliffe to be President Trump’s next director of national intelligence, sending the [...] Read full article: Senate Intel Committee advances Ratcliff...→

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...→

Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a 'Signal to Senate'

Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a 'Signal to Senate'

Explaining being the lone Republican to vote for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus bailout, retiring Rep. Pete King, R-N.Y., told Newsmax TV [...] Read full article: Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a ...→

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant for his cellphone a [...] Read full article: Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intel...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans pledge vote on police reform bill as early as next week

Senate Republicans introduced the JUSTICE ACT on Wednesday to reform policing after national unrest over the killing of George Floyd by a cop in Minnesota — an [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans pledge vote on police...→

Senate confirms first black service chief in unanimous vote

The Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed Gen. Charles Brown Jr. as chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force, making him the first black officer to lead one of t [...] Read full article: Senate confirms first black service chie...→

Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 Relief Bill Before July 4 Recess

Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 Relief Bill Before July 4 Recess

The U.S. Senate will likely not vote on a fifth coronavirus relief bill before a two-week July 4 recess, reports The Hill.... Read full article: Senate Unlikely to Vote on 5th COVID-19 ...→

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...→

Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senate testimony, faults FBI on FISA problems

Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senate testimony, faults FBI on FISA problems

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein defended his actions in the Russia probe during Senate testimony Wednesday -- including his appointment of Specia [...] Read full article: Rosenstein defends Russia probe in Senat...→

Google is sued in U.S. for tracking users' 'private' internet browsing

Google is sued in U.S. for tracking users' 'private' internet browsing

The lawsuit seeks at least $5 billion, accusing the Alphabet unit of illegally collecting information about what people are viewing online and where they are d [...] Read full article: Google is sued in U.S. for tracking user...→

Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Nothing Improper, and FBI Knew It'

Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Nothing Improper, and FBI Knew It'

Transcripts between then-incoming National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and a Russian ambassador were released Friday afternoon. Read full article: Senate Unveils Flynn-Kislyak Call: 'Noth...→

Senate committee to vote on new subpoenas on Russia probe origins

Senate committee to vote on new subpoenas on Russia probe origins

The effort is the latest in a series of new investigations Senate Republicans are pursuing amid encouragement from Trump himself. Read full article: Senate committee to vote on new subpoena...→

State senate passes law allowing pharmacists to administer COVID-19 vaccine - amNewYork

A bill allowing New York pharmacies to administer a vaccine for the novel coronavirus was passed in the state Senate on Wednesday.  The bill, sponsored in Read full article: State senate passes law allowing pharmac...→

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

Trump Pushes GOP to Vote Down Internet Surveillance Bill

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

Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowing Sale of Cocktails for Takeout or Delivery

Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowing Sale of Cocktails for Takeout or Delivery

With bars and restaurants badly hurt by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Illinois legislature delivered some welcome news on Saturday as both the House an [...] Read full article: Illinois House, Senate Pass Bill Allowin...→

Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expansion

Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expansion

The Illinois House approved on Thursday evening an expansion of voting by mail for the fall election, using federal pandemic-relief funds, despite Republican.. [...] Read full article: Illinois Senate Passes Vote-by-Mail Expa...→

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...→

Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, goes to Pritzker’s desk

Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, goes to Pritzker’s desk

Democrats supported the measure saying they worried about a second-wave of the coronavirus suppressing voter turnout for the 2020 election. Republicans contend [...] Read full article: Vote-by-mail expansion passes Senate, go...→

Senate speeds up confirmation vote for intelligence director | WTOP

Senate speeds up confirmation vote for intelligence director | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised to vote Thursday on the nomination of Texas GOP Rep. John Ratcliffe to be Director of National Intelligence, potentially [...] Read full article: Senate speeds up confirmation vote for i...→

U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vote by mail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vote by mail - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Senate candidate Robin Kimbrough Hayes is urging Gov. Bill Lee and Mark Goins, state election coordinator, to reconsider their decision to prevent expande [...] Read full article: U.S. Senate candidate urges expanded vot...→

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 confirms John Ratcliffe as next intelligence chief in divided vote

Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as next intelligence chief in divided vote

Ratcliffe's confirmation is a significant turnaround for his once-troubled bid to oversee the nation's intelligence agencies. Read full article: Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as next i...→

Senate Intel Committee advances Ratcliffe nomination for DNI post on party-line vote

Senate Intel Committee advances Ratcliffe nomination for DNI post on party-line vote

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday narrowly endorsed Rep. John Ratcliffe to be President Trump’s next director of national intelligence, sending the [...] Read full article: Senate Intel Committee advances Ratcliff...→

Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committee to vote on subpoenas for Ob

Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committee to vote on subpoenas for Ob

TOP STORIES Gavin Newsom: First responders 'first ones laid off' unless California gets federal COVID-19 funds Democratic clerk charged with altering nearly 20 [...] Read full article: Lindsey Graham: Senate Judiciary Committ...→

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...→

Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligence Committee as FBI investigates Richard Burr for insider trading

Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligence Committee as FBI investigates Richard Burr for insider trading

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced the leadership change on Monday afternoon, calling Rubio a "natural choice" for the position. Read full article: Marco Rubio will lead Senate Intelligenc...→

Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a 'Signal to Senate'

Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a 'Signal to Senate'

Explaining being the lone Republican to vote for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus bailout, retiring Rep. Pete King, R-N.Y., told Newsmax TV [...] Read full article: Rep. Pete King to Newsmax TV: My Vote a ...→

Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' Internet History Fails by 1 Vote

Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' Internet History Fails by 1 Vote

The Senate blocked a measure to curb law enforcement's ability to obtain web browsing and Internet search data without a warrant. Read full article: Amendment to Keep Feds out of Citizens' ...→

House to vote on $3T relief package that is 'DOA' in Senate

House to vote on $3T relief package that is 'DOA' in Senate

The House is set to pass a historic $3 trillion coronavirus relief package on Friday but the massive piece of legislation is heading straight to the Senate gra [...] Read full article: House to vote on $3T relief package that...→

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant for his cellphone a [...] Read full article: Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intel...→

Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps aside after FBI seizes cell phone in stock trades investigation

Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps aside after FBI seizes cell phone in stock trades investigation

Sen. Richard Burr is stepping aside as Intelligence Committee chairman after the FBI seized his cell phone in probe over his stock trades amid pandemic briefin [...] Read full article: Senate Intelligence Chairman Burr steps ...→

Senate to vote on extending spying provisions a day after rejecting limits on internet browser surveillance by 1 vote

Senate to vote on extending spying provisions a day after rejecting limits on internet browser surveillance by 1 vote

The Senate is expected to vote on whether to extend three surveillance authorities as senators of both parties express concerns that the laws infringe on Ameri [...] Read full article: Senate to vote on extending spying provi...→