Tim Kaine

Tim Kaine’s War Scam Hits a Speed Bump

Virginia ought to be in the running for worst U.S. senators in the country, a couple of walking catastrophes empowered in part by their status as …

Political Science

Tim Kaine to oppose Gina Haspel nomination

Sen. Tim Kaine announced Friday that he will vote against President Trump’s nominee for CIA director.<p>“There have been many casualties of the war …

Gina Haspel

Kaine: Need accountability for Niger ambush - CNN Video

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) speaks with CNN's Chris Cuomo about a classified briefing on the four US troops who were killed in an ambush in Niger last year.

Niger

VA-Sen: Tim Kaine (D) Keeps Up The Pressure On The Senate To Restore Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality

Tim Kaine: 'Blowing Up' Iran Nuclear Deal Not the Solution

Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., said Wednesday that the White House should have imposed the sanctions on Iran that the Senate passed last year instead of …

Conservative View

Tim Kaine would give Trump even freer rein to wage war

I agree with Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.), who said in his April 30 op-ed, “Limit Trump’s ability to wage war,” that Congress has for far too long abdicated its responsibility to debate our wars .<p>I was the sole vote against the post-9/11 war authorization in 2001, because I feared it would become a blank …

Opinion

VA-Sen: Tim Kaine (D) Continues To Prevent Trump & His War Cabinet From Abusing Their Power

Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Tim Kaine’s (D. VA) re-election campaign:<p>Last week, Mike Pompeo became Secretary of State. Joining …

National Security Advisor

At Langley, Senator Kaine Talks Education, Sees Innovation

With workforce issues on his mind, U.S. Sen Tim Kaine stops by Langley to get an update on projects and research.

Education

Virginia legislator Freitas raises nearly $350,000 in bid to take on Tim Kaine

RICHMOND — Nick Freitas, a Virginia state legislator battling two fellow Republicans for the right to take on Sen. Tim Kaine in November, raised nearly $350,000 in the first three months of this year.<p>The amount is comparable to the $388,312 that Corey Stewart — perceived as the GOP front-runner …

Government

VA-Sen: Tim Kaine (D) & Adam Schiff (D. CA) Question Trump How It Was Legal To Bomb Syria

“We share your outrage and disgust at the horrific use of chemical weapons by the Syrian regime,” reads a letter from Sen. Tim Kaine (Va.) and Rep. …

Mitch McConnell

VA-Sen: Corey Stewart (R) Says He Wants To Send Tim Kaine's (D) Son To Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Bay

Tim Kaine: ‘Nikki Haley is pretty savvy, I don't think she got confused’

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) told Andrea Mitchell that he doesn’t think UN Ambassador Nikki Haley was “confused” when she said new Russia sanctions were …

News

Don’t be hasty about war

Regarding Paul Kane’s April 11 @PKCapitol column, “Congress moving slowly toward updating war resolution”:<p>Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) is to be applauded for trying to forge a bipartisan consensus on a new Authorization for Use of Military Force. But first and foremost, the United States must pursue …

Opinion

Doing Nothing Is Doing Something: Trump, Congress and the Use of Force

Senators Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Tim Kaine, D-Va., are pushing a revision of the 17-year-old Authorization for Use of Military Force that puts …

Donald Trump

Sen. Tim Kaine on "illegal" Syria strike: "We have a president, not a king"

Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Virginia, is calling out President Trump's authorization to launch a precision missile strike in Syria last week as an "illegal …

Middle East

Tim Kaine says he won’t back Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State

WASHINGTON – The Senate confirmation of Mike Pompeo is on shaky ground as Sen. Tim Kaine said Sunday he can’t support President Trump’s nominee for …

Rand Paul

Tim Kaine will vote against Mike Pompeo for secretary of state

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) on Sunday confirmed he will vote against outgoing CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination to replace Rex Tillerson as secretary …

Rex Tillerson

Tim Kaine won't vote for Mike Pompeo as secretary of state

Virginia Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine won’t vote for CIA Director Mike Pompeo to become secretary of state, leaving Pompeo’s ability to get a favorable …

Rand Paul

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:<p>ABC's "This Week" — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders; Sen. Susan Collins, …

Nikki Haley

Tim Kaine Back’s Up Comey’s Claim Of Trump Team’s Mob Tactics

Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia supported former FBI Director James Comey’s new book on CNN’s “New Day” Friday and said Comey’s claims have a …

Donald Trump

Tim Kaine signals he might oppose Mike Pompeo for secretary of state

Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., said Friday he’s unsure if he will vote to confirm Mike Pompeo to be President Trump's secretary of state, even though he …

Rand Paul

Sen. Tim Kaine unsure if he’ll support Mike Pompeo for secretary of state

Sen. Tim Kaine said Friday that he questions Mike Pompeo’s commitment to diplomacy when it comes to approving his nomination for secretary of …

Donald Trump

Lawmakers Press Pompeo On Syria Response Without Congressional Approval

Sens. Tim Kaine and Rand Paul grilled secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo on President Donald Trump’s willingness to take military action against …

Donald Trump

Trump is clearly panicked after raid: Sen. Tim Kaine

Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., discusses the raid on Michael Cohen's office and his concern Mueller could be fired. Sen. Kaine also discusses a suspected …

World News

Tim Kaine Doesn’t Want Trump To Strike Syria: ‘What’s To Stop Him From Doing It Against North Korea Or Iran?’

Senator Tim Kaine told the “Morning Joe” crew Tuesday that he has concerns over President Trump “unilaterally” taking military action against …

North Korea

Peggy Noonan to Tim Kaine: Why Can't The U.S. Control Its Borders?

On Tuesday's edition of MSNBC's 'Morning Joe,' 'Wall Street Journal' columnist Peggy Noonan asks Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine why he opposes President …

Border Security

Republicans banking on Rick Scott boost to 2018 fortunes

Republicans believe Gov. Rick Scott entering the Florida Senate race will provide a major boost for a party seeking to avoid a Democratic wave in the …

Doug Jones

Tim Kaine: Trump Is "Clearly Panicked" About Mueller Probe

On Tuesday's 'Morning Joe' on MSNBC, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine warned that Democrats would view any attempt by the president to fire Robert Mueller or …

Donald Trump

Sen. Tim Kaine Raises More Than $2M in Q1 of '18 for Re-election

Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., has brought in more than $2 million in the first quarter of 2018 as he prepares for his re-election campaign, <b>The Washington</b> …

Conservative View

Sen. Tim Kaine raises more than $2 million in first quarter of 2018

Sen. Tim Kaine raised more than $2 million in the first quarter of 2018 and had more than $10 million on hand at the end of March as the Virginia …

Elections