Senator Cory Booker talks with Rachel Maddow about attempts to resurrect a Republican plan to dismantle Obamacare and the resistance such a move is likely to...
"Trying to negotiate NAFTA makes sense, withdrawing from it doesn’t,” Sen. Lindsay Graham said
Republican lawmakers launched the next round in their fight against federal regulation on Wednesday, helped by at least one Democrat, as the U.S. Senate began work on legislation to change nearly every step agencies take in creating and applying new rules. Republicans have said they deem lightening...
WASHINGTON ? While House Republicans have reanimated their push to repeal the Affordable Care Act by crafting a plan to appease conservatives, Senate moderates on Wednesday were already expressing serious doubts about the new proposal. The...Show More Summary
Three South Carolina senators on Wednesday voted to advance legislation effectively banning abortion in the state, the Post and Courier reports. Republican Sens. Mike Gambrell, Scott Talley and Rex Rice all voted to push through a “personhood” bill which would define a person as a fertilized egg,...
A Pennsylvania state senator was rude and dismissive toward a woman reporter who was trying to get an answer from him about his bill defunding Planned Parenthood. Sen. John Eichelberger was lobbying for Senate Bill 300, which would reclassify Planned Parenthood clinics as “category 4”...
A former Arkansas state senator and two co-defendants have pleaded not guilty to bribery charges. Court records show Republican former Sen. Jon Woods, Ecclesia College President Oren Paris III and … Click to Continue »
The fiery Republican jurist, who was suspended from the bench on accusations that he urged defiance of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing gays and lesbians to marry, made the announcement in a news conference on the steps...Show More Summary
by Ana Sofia Knauf Millennials' unsympathetic relatives: "What do you MEAN you can't afford this $1,000,000, average-looking house?!" DS Local Republicans Want a Seattle County: Senator Phil Fortunato, a Republican representing Auburn, has proposed a bill to separate the city from the rest of King County. Show More Summary
First Read: “The GOP plan to pass any tax cut through Congress is to use reconciliation to prevent a Democratic filibuster against the legislation, so that it will need just 51 Senate votes instead of 60. But that means, with [...]
Wyoming's senior Senator, Republican Mike Enzi made some curious comments recently to a group of middle and high school students.
On Monday, Yahoo News broke an important—but unsurprising—story: the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation of the Trump-Russia scandal has made little progress, with its Republican chairman, Richard Burr of North Carolina, refusing...Show More Summary
Conservative radio host and author Laura Ingraham told Sean Hannity on Tuesday Senior Republican Senators “laughed out loud” over the... The post REPORT: Senior GOP Senators “Laughed Out Loud” over Building Trump’s Border Wall (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
A Republican senator is apologizing for what he calls a poor choice of words.
Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi apologized on Tuesday for suggesting to a group of students that gay people should expect physical violence based on their clothing. The remarks came last week as Enzi was speaking at Greybull High School during a Q&A with high school and middle school students. Show More Summary
Republican legislation has cleared the Senate that would ease required class-size mandates this fall in North Carolina's public schools in early grades. The chamber voted overwhelmingly Tuesday for what GOP … Click to Continue »
GOP senator regrets saying guy in tutu 'kind of asks for it' WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator is apologizing for what he calls a poor choice of words after he said a man who wears a tutu to a bar and gets into fights "kind of asks for it."
A Republican senator is apologizing for what he calls a poor choice of words after he said a man who wears a tutu to a bar and gets into fights … Click to Continue »
House and Senate Republicans keep trying to discourage North Carolina's local governments and public university system from holding or carrying out "sanctuary" policies toward immigration. Legislative committees backed separate measures … Click to Continue »