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Federal Bill Introduced To Add A Warrant Requirement To Stingray Deployment

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House Oversight Committee chairman Jason Chaffetz, along with his Senatorial counterpart Ron Wyden, is tackling something he promised to act on after he was finished excoriating the leaky Office of Personnel Management for ruining the...Show More Summary

Sen. Ron Wyden's bill would force Trump to reveal foreign interests in deals

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Measure on trade is latest Democratic move against the president as ethics questions pile up.        

Senate Votes To Bring Tom Price One Step Closer To Becoming Our Next HHS Secretary

Right now, Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) is delivering remarks against the nomination of Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) to become our nation’s next Heath and Human...

Ron Wyden wants to remind you—the FBI knows things about Trump and Russia that they're not sharing

It’s the story that Trump has been trying to avoid since he started his campaign. The one that Senate Republicans promised to investigate, then hoped that everyone will forget. Don’t need a select committee, don’t need to add staffers...Show More Summary

This Senator Is Hell-Bent on Getting Out the Truth About Trump and Russia

One of the most important men in Washington, DC, these days is Sen. Ron Wyden, a Democrat from Oregon. Sure, all senators are big shots. Even Democrats in the minority. But Wyden is in a special position: He can guarantee for the public...Show More Summary

KEVIN WILLIAMSON: “I have disagreed with Senator Ron Wyden on practically every political question…

KEVIN WILLIAMSON: “I have disagreed with Senator Ron Wyden on practically every political question there is, but he always has struck me as a decent and honest man, and so it is with a heavy heart that I write these words: Senator Wyden must resign his seat in light of disturbing new information about his […]

Democrats boycotting HHS, Treasury nominees

Sen. Ron Wyden, the top Democrat on the Finance Committee, pointed to what he called "truly alarming news" that surfaced on Monday, referring to a Wall Street Journal Report that said Price had received a special discounted rate of stocks...Show More Summary

Senate Democrats Boycott Vote to Advance Trump’s HHS Nominee

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) pointed to what he deemed "truly alarming news" that contrary to his committee testimony, the president's HHS nominee had received a privileged offer to buy medical stock at a reduced price. The post Senate Democrats Boycott Vote to Advance Trump’s HHS Nominee appeared first on Rewire.

Senate Democrats boycott votes on two Trump nominees

Senate Democrats, led by ranking member Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR), refused to allow votes for two of popular vote loser Donald Trump's top nominees in the Finance Committee on Tuesday morning. Senators were set to vote on Rep. Tom PriceShow More Summary

Ron Wyden puts hold on Trump CIA nominee

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has been doing his damnedest to rush popular vote loser Donald Trump's cabinet nominees to a vote—truncated committee hearings, refusing to require complete vetting and ethics compliance, all to get them to the floor for votes and installed to start the big job of destroying America immediately. Show More Summary

Should President Trump Release His Tax Returns?

New York Times op-ed: Why Americans Care About Trump’s Tax Returns, by Ron Wyden (D-OR): In his news conference on Wednesday, President-elect Donald J. Trump claimed that the American public did not care that he had not released his tax returns, as has been routine for every presidential nominee since...

Wyden blocks Pompeo CIA confirmation vote

An objection from Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden could delay the U.S. Senate’s vote to confirm Kansas Rep. Mike Pompeo as the new director of the Central Intelligence Agency. The vote … Click to Continue »

Watch Ron Wyden Lose His Crap During the Mnuchin Confirmation Hearing

"F 'em if they can't take a joke" -- somebody famous might have said The post Watch Ron Wyden Lose His Crap During the Mnuchin Confirmation Hearing appeared first on RedState.

Oregon Senator Drags Trump's Pick for Treasury Secretary in Heated Hearing

Click here for reuse options! Steve Mnuchin fidgeted uncomfortably as Sen. Ron Wyden laid out the nominee's sordid history. Democratic members of the Senate have mostly tempered their criticism of Donald Trump's ghoulish cabinet appointees, but their sense of restraint finally appears to be waning. Show More Summary

Senator Pat Roberts Offers A Valium To Senator Ron Wyden During Mnuchin Hearing! (VIDEO)

Fireworks! Senator Pat Roberts of Kansas (R) offers Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon (D) a Valium during the Treasury confirmation... The post Senator Pat Roberts Offers A Valium To Senator Ron Wyden During Mnuchin Hearing! (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

A Valium joke during finance hearing leads to senators squabbling about 'tone'

A comment about Valium made by Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kans.) to Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) during Steve Mnuchin's treasury secretary confirmation hearing Thursday led to a minute and a half of Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Roberts disagreeing about the propriety of such a comment. It meant to be as humor said Roberts to the Senate Finance Committee. … Click to Continue »

GOP senator tells Democrat to ‘take a Valium’ during testy Treasury confirmation hearing

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The confirmation hearing for President-elect Donald Trump’s Treasury Secretary nominee turned nasty on Thursday when a Republican senator said Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden should take “a Valium pill” and calm down. According to, Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS) made the...

Steve Mnuchin Accused Of Tax Tricks With ‘Avatar’ Profits; Senator Eludes To Federal ‘Law Enforcement Proceeding’ Involving Relativity Media — Senate Confirmation Hearings

Steve Mnuchin faced strong opposition this AM during his Senate Finance Committee during confirmation hearings for the Treasury Secretary. After a glowing introduction by Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, Democratic Senator Ron Wyden took...Show More Summary

FBI Director Refuses To Comment On Trump-Russian Ties

In the Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian hacking today, FBI Director James Comey made an astonishing and absolute statement to Senator Ron Wyden. Senator Wyden specifically asked Director Comey about reports that there was contact...Show More Summary

Senate Intelligence Committee Member Suggests FBI Is Sitting on Information on Trump-Russia Ties

It was only a couple of questions in the middle of a hearing, but the queries posed to FBI Director James Comey by Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) during a Senate intelligence committee gathering on Tuesday afternoon had potentially explosive...Show More Summary

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