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Proposed cut to anti-terrorism program could cost the Big Apple $90 million in federal grants.
Select Investigative Panel will hold first hearing as high court hears abortion arguments across the street.
Several cited her support for Cuban leader Fidel Castro in the early 1960s.
“There wasn’t much said at the meeting,” Senate Minority Leader Harry M. Reid (D-Nev.) said about meeting with the president and Republican leaders.
To secure a hearing for high-court nominee, Reid & Co. are playing the shame game.
Should Obama pick a moderate who might be confirmed by a GOP Senate? Or pick a ‘liberal Scalia’ to motivate Democratic voters?
Sandoval is increasingly viewed by key Democrats as perhaps the only nominee President Obama could select who would be able to break a Republican blockade in the Senate.
Democrats fume as GOP leaders pledge to allow the next president to fill Antonin Scalia’s seat.
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said it is the “consensus view” of Judiciary Committee Republicans not to hold hearings.
The Senate’s top Demcrats says the Republican party is ‘unconditionally surrendering its moral compass to Donald Trump and Ted Cruz.’
Republicans are using the vice president’s remarks from two decades ago to support their case.
In 1992, Biden said the Senate ‘should seriously consider not scheduling confirmation hearings... until after the political campaign season is over.’
Jeb Bush suspends his campaign after a disappointing finish.
A win for Trump would sustain his position as the front-runner for the GOP presidential nomination.
Nevada is the first state to gauge support among Hispanics, a growing demographic, and a test of union power.
Nevada is the first state to gauge support among Hispanics, a growing demographic, and also a test of union power.
Trump is the favorite, but his margin of victory will be closely watched.
In GOP race, Trump is expected to win South Carolina primary, as Cruz and Rubio battle for second.
The six-term Iowa Republican is set for a starring role.
Sky-high political stakes underpin a feverish mobilization in the advocacy ranks.