Home » Tag Archives: senate

Tag Archives: senate

Sanders apologizes amid harassment allegations against 2016 campaign aide

Sanders apologizes amid harassment allegations against 2016 campaign aide

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) apologized on Thursday to female staffers on his 2016 presidential campaign who allege that they experienced sexual harassment, acknowledging that the campaign’s procedures for addressing such ...

Read More »

Senate poised to kick land bill fight to January

Senate poised to kick land bill fight to January

The Senate is poised to punt a public lands fight to January after a pair of conservative lawmakers objected to the bill because of a fight over national monuments. Sen. ...

Read More »

Yemen war: Vote in US Senate delivers rebuke to Trump

Yemen war: Vote in US Senate delivers rebuke to Trump

The US Senate has advanced a measure to withdraw American support for a Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen, in a blow to President Donald Trump. Many senators are unhappy with ...

Read More »

U.S. Army Green Berets were actively helping Saudi Arabian military personnel on the border with Yemen

U.S. Army Green Berets were actively helping Saudi Arabian military personnel on the border with Yemen

In March, the U.S. Senate voted down a resolution co-sponsored by Sens. Mike Lee, Utah Republican, and Bernie Sanders, Vermont independent, which would have ended U.S. involvement in the protracted ...

Read More »

Elizabeth Warren is a voice for the people of Massachusetts and deserves a second term in the Senate

Elizabeth Warren is a voice for the people of Massachusetts and deserves a second term in the Senate

evertheless, she persisted” — a rallying cry for the feminist movement, a slogan emblazoned on mugs and T-shirts everywhere and a phrase first inspired by Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s protest against ...

Read More »

Corker: Trump administration ‘clamped down’ on Saudi intel, canceled briefing

Corker: Trump administration ‘clamped down’ on Saudi intel, canceled briefing

Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said Wednesday that the Trump administration is restricting access to information about a missing Saudi journalist, a move that comes as President Trump has publicly echoed ...

Read More »

Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to Supreme Court

Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to Supreme Court

Judge Brett Kavanaugh will soon be Justice Brett Kavanaugh. But the consequences of his confirmation Saturday will inevitably be analyzed for years to come – not only on the Supreme ...

Read More »

Kavanaugh protesters flood onto the steps of Capitol

Kavanaugh protesters flood onto the steps of Capitol

Scores of protesters broke through barriers in front of the east steps of the Capitol on Saturday, just hours before the Senate was poised to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. ...

Read More »

Over 1,200 Law Professors Sign Letter Opposing Kavanaugh Nomination

Over 1,200 Law Professors Sign Letter Opposing Kavanaugh Nomination

More than 1,200 law professors have signed an open letter to the Senate opposing Kavanaugh’s nomination, arguing he lacks the judicial temperament to be a Supreme Court justice.

Read More »

This woman shared her own sexual assault experience in an effort to force senators to take the Kavanaugh allegations

This woman shared her own sexual assault experience in an effort to force senators to take the Kavanaugh allegations

This woman bravely shared her own sexual assault experience in an effort to force senators to take the Kavanaugh allegations seriously. n July, then-anonymous professor and research psychologist Christine Blasey Ford accused Supreme ...

Read More »