Home » Tag Archives: Capitol Hill

Tag Archives: Capitol Hill

Jimmy Carter offers to visit North Korea to try and break nuclear stalemate

Jimmy Carter offers to visit North Korea to try and break nuclear stalemate

Former President Jimmy Carter — who once brokered a nuclear agreement with Kim Jong Un’s grandfather in the 1990s — is offering to travel to North Korea to try and ...

Read More »

Full Transcripts: Trump’s Speech on Immigration and the Democratic Response

Full Transcripts: Trump’s Speech on Immigration and the Democratic Response

President Trump delivered an address to the nation on Tuesday night from the Oval Office to make a broad-based public push for border wall funding here is the full transcripts: ...

Read More »

Democratic leaders face backlash if they compromise on wall

Democratic leaders face backlash if they compromise on wall

Democratic activists are warning that Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer (N.Y.) and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) will face angry backlash from their liberal base if they compromise on ...

Read More »

Graham vows to push Trump’s AG pick through Judiciary Committee

Graham vows to push Trump’s AG pick through Judiciary Committee

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), likely the next chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, praised President Trump’s nomination of William Barr to be attorney general and said he intends to help ...

Read More »

Senate edges closer to rebuking Trump on Saudi Arabia

Senators are closing in on a deal to defy President Trump on Saudi Arabia, as support grows for tougher action over the killing of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The emerging ...

Read More »

People will die if we don’t act now

People will die if we don’t act now

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) called on the U.S. to act “urgent[ly]” after a report from the federal government found that climate change is expected to have an enormous impact on the ...

Read More »

Warren: I’ll ‘take a hard look at’ 2020 run after midterms

Warren: I’ll ‘take a hard look at’ 2020 run after midterms

Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Saturday announced that she would “take a hard look at” a prospective 2020 presidential run following this fall’s midterm elections. “After Nov. 6 I will take ...

Read More »

Ford welcomes reopening of FBI investigation into Kavanaugh

Ford welcomes reopening of FBI investigation into Kavanaugh

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, welcomes the reopening of the FBI background investigation into him, her attorney said in a ...

Read More »

59 Arrested in Protest of Kavanaugh Near Supreme Court

Kavanaugh

On Capitol Hill, more than a thousand protesters chanting “We believe Christine Ford!” rallied outside Congress and marched to the Supreme Court Thursday. Police arrested 59 people as they blocked ...

Read More »

Kavanaugh protests escalate, over 120 arrested on Capitol Hill

Kavanaugh protests escalate, over 120 arrested on Capitol Hill

National protests against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh escalated on Monday with more than 120 people arrested on Capitol Hill, celebrities weighing in on social media, and nationwide walkouts. Capitol ...

Read More »