A shutdown this fall isn’t likely, but it absolutely can’t be dismissed The Republican congressional leadership swore after the 2014 election that the GOP majorities in the House and Senate would restore “regular order” to the legislative process and that the bills that keep the government operating – “appropriations” in inside-the-beltway [...]
Nassau County state Appellate Court Judge Peter Skelos is retiring and will join Forchelli, Curto, Deegan, Schwartz, Mineo & Terrana.
Greens Senator Scott Ludlum says project could be a premier-killer, like Victoria's East West Link.
The son of a schoolteacher and principal, this former federal education secretary and onetime university president will be shepherding a bill he's been working on for seven years: a rewrite of the contentious No Child Left Behind law. [...]Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Republican entrepreneur seeking to push his party to fight climate change and support clean energy said on Sunday he has given his first big campaign gift to Senator Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire.
Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign has reportedly raised $14.2 million dollars. The Republican Senator from Texas is considered a 2016 candidate to watch by many in the party. While $14 million in campaign funds may be impressive when compared to some of Cruz’s Republican competition, it pales in comparison to Hillary Clinton’s funds. Show More Summary
News and Observer: After a heated debate that featured accusations of deception and Senate coercion, the N.C. House rapidly changed course Thursday on legislation that would change how the Greensboro City Council is elected. The bill – now a law … Continue reading ?
The latest little pearlers from Senator Abetz just about say it all for me. Straight out of the moral code of the 1950s! Anyone opposing his view should get out of the kitchen. Abetz is trying to tell me that I am bound for Hades. He insults my marriage, and his view that children may well need [...]
On Sunday’s State of the Union, host Jake Tapper was talking to his panel about the enthusiasm gap between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton among liberals. Tapper asked Van Jones: “ Van, when she was a senator, correct me if I'm wrong, she was a fairly moderate Democrat. Show More Summary
Residents of towns that were home to the Republican senator’s parents, grandparents and great-grandparents take issue with his Cuba policy, if they are aware of him at all.
Republican Senator Ted Cruz and the outside groups supporting his presidential bid have raised more than $51 million in the three months since he launched his campaign for president, according to a statement from his campaign on Sunday. Cruz, who announced his candidacy on March 23 in a speech at...
Ted Cruz's presidential campaign has raised more than $14 million since the Texas senator launched his bid for the Republican presidential nomination just over three months ago, his campaign said Sunday. Continue reading ? The post Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign reports $14 million in fundraising appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Republican Senator and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz accused the Supreme Court on Sunday of declaring themselves the rulers of America. In an interview with Meet The Press‘ Chuck Todd, Cruz said the justices “violated their judicial oaths… The post Ted Cruz: The Supreme Court Declared Themselves the Rulers of America – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Senator Ted Cruz, Republican of Texas, sought to frame his fund-raising for his presidential campaign in the context of the first half of the year, noting that he had also brought in $4.3 million in the final week before the end of the first quarter.
Meet the Press host Chuck Todd spent several minutes Sunday morning trying to extract an answer from Senator and 2016 candidate Ted Cruz (R-TX) about what the Donald Trump-saluter proposed doing with the 11 million undocumented immigrants in the country, and appeared very unhappy when he didn't get one.
Unknown hackers leaked a letter addressed to Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk from US Senator Richard Durbin, assuring support and instructing him which key officials should and shouldn’t remain in office.
Bernie Sanders, Vermont’s independent senator, attracted a crowd of over 2,500 in Iowa, this Friday night, as part of his presidential campaign. Sanders is hoping to win the Democratic party’s nomination. White House hopefuls he is competing against includes Hillary Rodham Clinton. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz's presidential campaign says it has raised more than $14 million in the just over three months since the Texas senator launched his bid for the Republican presidential nomination. Cruz also will benefit from several super PACs that are supporting him and can raise money without any contribution limits.
Senator Marco Rubio, fresh off the heels of a sleepover at Mitt Romney's with Chris Christie, said the summit was "good." "We ate hamburgers and hot dogs, then we went out for ice cream," Rubio said Saturday as he shook hands and greeted potential voters while marching behind Christie at a July Fourth parade in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire. Show More Summary
US Senator Lindsey Graham from South Carolina said Sunday that radical Islam was taking over the Middle East under the President Barack Obama administration.