Cedric Richmond, new chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, talks with Rachel Maddow about the stature of Congressman John Lewis as a civil rights hero...
On Monday, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) issued a white paper, “Restoring American Power,” on defense spending. “This white paper details what I believe will be necessary to achieve these goals: repeal of the Budget Control Act, a $640 billion base defense budget in fiscal year 2018, innovation for the future, and an end […]
If you're familiar with the comedian John Oliver, then you may also remember the man he once memorably called a “dingo.” That's Tom Wheeler, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Wheeler earned the nickname during a tense and historic policy battle over net neutrality, the rules telling Internet providers they can't discriminate against websites they […]
A legislative bill to protect Finger Lakes Race Track horsemen and New York's thoroughbred breeding industry has been introduced by state Senator John Bonacic, chairman of the Senate's Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee. The imminent...Show More Summary
Dan Goure Security, The SASC white paper is a thoughtful, well-reasoned, yet bold document. Yesterday, the Senate Armed Services Committee, under the leadership of committee Chairman Senator John McCain (R-AZ), released its much anticipated defense white paper, Restoring American Power. Show More Summary
Sen. John Barrasso, chairman of the committee focused on the environment, said overhauling endangered species laws and a regulation that brings more bodies of water under federal jurisdiction were top priorities.
U.S. business leaders are optimistic that President-elect Donald Trump will boost economic and job growth, said John Chambers, executive chairman of Cisco Systems.
A former chairman of the Republican National Committee issued a firm rebuke of President-elect Donald Trump's tweets attacking Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia) on Saturday, calling the comments "unnecessary" and warning Trump not to further isolate himself from black voters. Show More Summary
California Democratic Party Chairman John Burton stood before hundreds of loyalists at the party’s 2015 convention and introduced Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren with a thunderous, trademark F-bomb. “She is the [expletive] champion of the American people,” he shouted, igniting a roar of applause....
BBC Sport looks back to 1977, when new Watford chairman Elton John had just hired Graham Taylor as manager and invited BBC cameras behind the scenes.
T.J. Rodgers, founder of Cypress Semiconductor and John Doerr, chairman of Kleiner Perkins, have emerged as a bit of a white knight savior for troubled solar microinverter firm Enphase. The Silicon Valley icons are investing $10 million in the firm, and Rodgers is joining the board of directors. Show More Summary
Jamel Toppin for Forbes Opioid spraymanufacturerInsys Therapeutics announced Monday that its billionaire founder John Kapoor, 73, would retire from his roles as CEO and chairman, effective immediately. The announcement comes a month after six former Insys executives (including Kapoor's predecessor as CEO, Michael Babich) were arrested and charged with conspiring to bribe [...]
Sen. John Hoeven said he is "honored to serve as the chairman"
California Sen. Dianne Feinstein, ranking member on the Senate Judiciary Committee, has pressed Chairman Chuck Grassley, an Iowa Republican, to include Rep. John Lewis and other members of the Congressional Black Caucus in the confirmation hearings for Sen. Show More Summary
This week, a grossly hypocritical Senate Committee appointment went into effect rather sneakily. Mic reported that on Tuesday Republican North Dakota Senator John Hoeven was elected chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. Read more...
“John Kasich’s hand-picked chairman of the Ohio GOP will step into an emeritus role, ceding leadership of the party to a Donald Trump-backed challenger, under a deal reached Friday at the state party’s meeting,” the Cincinnati Enquirer reports. “The deal [...]
President-elect Donald Trump won an intraparty proxy battle over Ohio Gov. John Kasich, ousting Ohio’s state GOP chairman who had been selected by the governor.
WASHINGTON ? Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) will create a new subcommittee focused on cybersecurity. The panel, which McCain said will be created within the next several days, will draft legislation related...Show More Summary
TBS will reportedly begin airing Conan O'Brien's late-night show, "Conan," weekly instead of nightly. John Martin, the chairman and CEO of TBS's parent company, Turner, broke the news to TheWrap at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las...Show More Summary
The Chairman of the British Racing Drivers' Club, John Grant, has acknowledged that Silverstone could exercise a break clause in…