Senator John McCain has suggested that China shouldn’t be reinvited to a major international military exercise next year, as they were in 2014 — RIMPAC, the world’s largest naval wargame and now a gathering of most Pacific security forces, hosted at U.S. Show More Summary
Today, I had the great honor of meeting with President Obama along with my husband and the Chairman of the Elton John AIDS Foundation, David Furnish. And I had the honor of testifying before the Senate Appropriations Committee to urge...Show More Summary
Sir Elton John testifies in Senate, implores Congress to do more in fight to end HIV/AIDS.
US Senator John Cornyn asked US Assistant Secretary of State for Administration, Joyce Barr, whether Hillary Clinton complied with FOIA requests to provide the Agency all e-mails she had received during her tenure as Secretary of State in a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.
Elton John testified before the Senate Appropriations Committee today to argue against so-called sequester caps on federal spending for HIV/AIDS. Via the Washington Times: Music legend and advocate Elton John said the stigma of persons...Show More Summary
Elton John testified before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on the need for global AIDS programs.
A bill introduced by Sen. John McCain would give Border Patrol unprecedented access to protected lands
NEWS IN FEDERAL LAW-ENFORCEMENT ACCOUNTABILITY: Roll Call: GOP Leaders Not Briefed on Bodyguards’ Lost Guns. House Speaker John A. Boehner, R-Ohio, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., might never have known their bodyguards left guns in the bathroom without CQ Roll Call’s report, which has launched a Capitol Police investigation into the source of […]
Former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina lost the one previous campaign she’s run—a biggie, for California Senate in 2010—and was more or less demoted from a high-profile surrogate role in John McCain’s 2008 presidential bid. Not exactly a sparkling political resume. Show More Summary
Prosecutors will be allowed to use evidence at the trial of Sen. John Sampson to argue that he lied under oath.
A couple of weeks ago I posted on the pathetic attempt by Wisconsin [mc_name name='Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI)' chamber='senate' mcid='J000293' ] to save Obamacare subsidies should the Supreme Court rule them illegal. His strategy is toShow More Summary
New York Times: “The last three men to win the Republican nomination have been the prosperous son of a president (George W. Bush), a senator who could not recall how many homes his family owned (John McCain of Arizona; it [...]
(Scott Johnson) Senator Tom Cotton was interviewed by John O’Sullivan at the National Review Institute 2015 Ideas Summit this past Saturday morning. NR has posted the video here. I have embedded the video below. “You seem to me to be the exact opposite of a professional politician,” O’Sullivan says by way of introduction. Show More Summary
Senator Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) (www.tomcotton.com) Watch a discussion with National Review ’s John O’Sullivan and Senator Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) at the NRI Ideas Summit in Washington, D.C., May 2, 2015, at 10:25 a.m. :
A member of Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell's security team left a handgun and ammunition clip stuffed in a toilet-seat-cover dispenser in a U.S. Capitol bathroom on Jan. 29, Roll Call reports—and that's only the second-most disturbing...Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), who, next to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), may have the most disagreeable job in Washington, is more worried than frustrated these days. Talking to a small group of reporters in his Capitol Hill office, he described his recent trip with eight colleagues to the Middle East. “We’re not […]
A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators today introduced a bill that would repeal EPA’s “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) proposal. The senators, including John Barrasso (R-WY), Joe Donnelly (D-IN), Jim Inhofe (R-OK), Heidi HeitkampShow More Summary
John Allen Gay Congress, Iran The firebrand Arkansan accuses the diplomat of "hid[ing]" in America during the Iran-Iraq War. Arkansas senator Tom Cotton, a vocal critic of the emerging Iran nuclear deal, has made a direct attack on the...Show More Summary
Press Release, Statement By Senator John McCain on False Reports on IRS Targeting: A recent press release by Judicial Watch sparked a series of online reports falsely claiming that my office was somehow involved in the IRS’s targeting of conservative groups – reports that are demonstrably untrue and totally contradicted...
U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) (C), flanked by Senator John McCain (R-AZ) (L) and Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) (R). [Reuters] The American Civil Liberties Union and Human Rights Watch on Monday condemned reports that U.S. Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) called in 2013 for the CIA to locate and kill a U.S. Show More Summary