Federal Election Commission guidelines forbid using campaign funds for personal expenses. A Republican congressman running for Senate in Indiana billed his campaign more than $2,000 in airfare for his family's trip to the Ronald Reagan...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Key Senate Republicans are divided over a GOP senator's bill that would allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia. The legislation from Cornyn, the No. 2 Senate Republican, has sparked...Show More Summary
While our House and Senate continue to putter around not doing things, in Utah the Republican governor and legislature are hard at work governing and legislating. Among the important things being done: A nonbonding resolution declaring...Show More Summary
In a very important special election in New York Tuesday night, Democratic Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky looks to have defeated Republican attorney Chris McGrath in the race to replace former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Republican who was automatically expelled after his conviction on corruption charges last year. Show More Summary
Several senators want to cut U.N. climate funding because they object to the U.N. treating Palestine as a state.
'Ted' actor donates $500,000 to effort to toss out Senate Republicans
On Wednesday's At This Hour, CNN's Kate Bolduan lobbied Bernie Sanders's senior media adviser, Tad Devine, to lighten up in his campaign's attacks on Hillary Clinton, following the Vermont senator's loss in the New York primary: "Bernie Sanders said there's no change in strategy moving forward. Show More Summary
The Democrats will outnumber the Republicans in the state Senate — but the Dems won't be in control of the chamber.
Paul Ryan isn't getting many takers for the hard sell he's making to get Republicans to show up to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this summer—and is getting particular resistance from those GOP senators running for re-election this year. Show More Summary
A senator jokingly offered her best horse impersonation inside the Capitol on Tuesday, voting “neigh” on the Senate floor. With her animal impression, Alaska Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski was the joking lone dissenter on a voice vote related to a horse protection amendment. Show More Summary
Elizabeth Warren, the progressive Democratic U.S. senator from Massachusetts, issued a scathing rebuke to Republican Ted Cruz for complaining about the sacrifice he was making to run for president
Ted Cruz has made few friends among Republicans in Washington during his nearly four years in the Senate, but his message to GOP elite as he looks to build support to the party’s presidential nominee is that he would bring more Republicans along with him. In a private meeting with members of the Republican National…
Mr. Trump's meeting with the governor comes two weeks before the primary in a state that Senator Ted Cruz's campaign sees as crucial to winning the Republican presidential nomination.
At a campaign rally in Pennsylvania, which votes on Tuesday along with four other Eastern states, Senator Ted Cruz criticized the news media for rushing to crown Donald J. Trump all but the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. Mr. Cruz finished third in the three-man New York primary.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator has blocked an effort to confirm President Barack Obama's nominee for a key Treasury post responsible for leading the battle against terrorism and financial crimes. Cotton cited the possibility that the Obama administration would ease financial restrictions that prohibit U.S. dollars from being used in transactions with Iran.
Alexander Bolton, The Hill: The National Republican Senatorial Committee chairman is telling vulnerable colleagues in tough races to stay away from the GOP presidential convention this summer. Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) warns that a...Show More Summary
Donald Trump won New York state with over 60% of the votes giving him a comfortable lead over Senator Ted... The post John Kasich Calls on Voters to Help Him Save Republican Party from Donald Trump appeared first on The Gateway Pund...
Republican presidential hopeful U.S. Senator Ted Cruz recently denounced the comments of Ohio Governor John Kasich made regarding the need for religious liberty protection laws.
Remember these faces, because they want to ruin technology for the whole world. These are the “well-intentioned” senators, Republican Richard Burr (60) and Democrat Dianne Feinstein (82), that have penned The Compliance with Court Orders Act 2016 draft seeking to end encryption in the name of national security. Show More Summary
Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, has called out Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz for whining about the sacrifices he has made for his campaigns in his bid for the White House. Senator Ted Cruz recently said in a campaign email that he has sacrificed so much for his candidacy, such as enduring personal... Show More Summary