U.S. Senate

US Senate Approves Fed Governor Quarles to Full Term

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday voted 66-33 to approve a key Federal Reserve official to serve a full term on the central bank’s board of governors.<p>Randal …

Central Banks

The Latest: Downing pleads guilty to hunting violations

The Latest on former U.S. Senate candidate Troy Downing's hunting violations (all times local):<p>9 p.m.<p>A former U.S. Senate candidate accused of buying …

Corruption

The Latest: Kevin Nicholson launches first TV ad

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Senate race (all times local):<p>2:10 p.m.<p>Republican Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson has launched his first television ad of the primary, calling it a "disgrace" that Congress won't stop illegal immigration or build a border wall.<p>Nicholson unveiled the ad …

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Beto O’Rourke vs. Ted Cruz is the most expensive U.S. Senate race in America

Image 1of/47<p>Caption<p>Close<p>The battle in Texas is now the most expensive race for the U.S. Senate in the nation — by a long shot.<p>Nearly $47 million has …

Ted Cruz

Greenville pastor to lead U.S. Senate in prayer

The Rev. Richard Gibbons, from Greenville's First Presbyterian Church, will be leading the U.S. Senate in prayer Thursday.<p>Faith leaders from around …

Faith

U.S. Senate Confirms Betsy DeVos' New Policy Chief

Jim Blew, the former director of <b>Student Success California</b>, an education advocacy group, has officially been confirmed by the U.S. Senate to lead the …

Education

Minnesota Murderer Runs For U.S. Senate From Prison

The one thing that you can say about Leonard Richards, 75, is that he is not your ordinary politician. Where politicians often run on putting people …

Crime

Top U.S. Senate Democrat urges sanctions, hearings after Trump-Putin summit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer called for a bipartisan effort to “ratchet up” sanctions on Moscow following U.S. President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki earlier on Monday.<p>Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks …

Sanctions

U.S. Senate Continues Debate on Nominations

March 14, 2016 Senate Session<p>The Senate confirmed John King to be secretary of the Department of Education.<p>November 7, 2017 Senate Session, Part 2<p>The …

U.S. Dept. of Education

McDaniel 'Contract with Mississippi'

Get the news<p>Subscribe Today<p>Log In<p>Subscribed, but don't have a login?<p>Activate your digital access.<p>CLOSE<p>State Sen. Chris McDaniel on his 'Contract with …

Senate Race

Health Care Costs NJ

Who Bob Hugin is, and what losing New Jersey's U.S. Senate seat to Donald Trump and Paul Ryan's allies would mean for healthcare costs and working …

Health Care

U.S. Government signs agreement with ZTE to remove export ban

2018 has been a tricky year for Chinese smartphone makers such as Huawei and ZTE, with the latter catching the fallout from the US government …

Android News

Will the US Senate vote for Trump's Supreme Court nominee?

Democrats are alarmed at Presiednt Donald Trump's choice of justice to join the highest court in America.<p>The latest political battlegound in the US Senate is soon set to become Donald Trump's choice for Supreme Court judge.<p>The president's nomination of Republican loyalist Brett Kavanaugh is opposed …

Donald Trump

Judge Brett Kavanaugh is totally honest and reliable: Sen. Orrin Hatch

Senate Judiciary Committee Member Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) says there’s a lot of infighting with regard to judges in the United States Senate and he …

Orrin Hatch

US Congress: No funds for Philippines' drug war

MANILA, Philippines — The United States government may stop extending assistance to the Philippine National Police if its anti-drugs campaign would …

Asia

Kamala Harris' White House Tweet Clapback Reminded Trump About The Work She's Really Done

As the crisis of children separated from their parents at the U.S. border continues, the Trump administration's overarching strategy has been to …

Donald Trump

Republican US Senate hopeful uses tarp slide at rainy parade

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin Republican and U.S. Senate candidate took a break during a rain-drenched parade this weekend to slide down a hill.<p>Kevin Nicholson tweeted a video of himself greeting people during a rainy Hartland Hometown Parade on Sunday. Half a dozen men dressed in swimming suits …

Republicans

Sign and send the petition to the U.S. Senate: Block racist immigrant hater Ronald Mortensen!

Trump has tapped anti-immigrant extremist Ronald Mortensen to serve as the top diplomat overseeing refugee resettlement in the United States. The …

United States

U.S. Senate panel backs intelligence agencies on Russia-Trump conclusions

WASHINGTON, July 3 (Reuters) - A Senate Intelligence Committee report released on Tuesday supports three U.S. intelligence agencies' conclusion that Russia tried to help Donald Trump win the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Donald Trump

A quick guide to provocative things that U.S. Senate GOP candidate Corey Stewart has said and done

Corey Stewart’s capture of Virginia’s Republican nomination for U.S. Senate has prompted an identity crisis within the state GOP, with some so turned off, they are willing to vote for his Democratic opponent, Sen. Tim Kaine.<p>Stewart, chairman of the Prince William County Board of Supervisors, has …

Prince William

KHNL : US Senate confirms former PACOM commander as next US ambassador to South Korea

Top Stories<p>US Senate confirms former PACOM commander as next US ambassador to South Korea<p>Posted: 06/28/2018 5:36 PM<p>WASHINGTON D.C. (HawaiiNewsNow) - …

North Korea

Beltway Beef: Allison Rivera Discusses the U.S. Senate's Passage of the Farm Bill

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Protesters occupy US Senate building over Trump border policy – video

Several hundred activists occupied a US Senate office building on Thursday, filling it with chants decrying US president Donald Trump's 'zero tolerance' policy towards immigrants before lining up to be arrested for refusing police orders to leave.<p>The protesters, mostly women dressed in white, sat …

Donald Trump

U.S. Senate Meets for Pro Forma Session

Program ID:447745-1Category:Senate ProceedingFormat:Senate ProceedingLocation:Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesFirst Aired:Jun 29, 2018 …

Proforma

McConnell: Senate Will Vote This Fall on Replacement for Justice Kennedy

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says his chamber will vote this fall on President Donald Trump's nominee to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy, …

Conservative View

US Senate set for political fight after Kennedy retirement

Justice Anthony Kennedy will retire from the US Supreme Court this summer, setting the stage for a political battle over his replacement<p>June 28, …

U.S. Congress

Mitt Romney wins Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Utah

Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney has won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Utah. He hopes to fill the vacancy left open by Sen. …

Politics

Sign the petition: Defund Trump's Muslim Ban

I just signed a petition to The United States House of Representatives and The United States Senate: Now that the conservatives in the Supreme Court …

Liberal View

Mitt Romney Wins GOP Primary For US Senate Seat In Utah

The former presidential candidate beat out state lawmaker Mike Kennedy.<p>Mitt Romney has secured the Republican nomination in Utah's U.S. Senate …

Elections

US senate passes bill to shield the public from false emergency alerts

The US Senate has just passed the Authenticating Local Emergencies and Real Threats (ALERT) bill with unanimous approval. Senator Brian Schatz first introduced the ALERT Act in the wake of a false emergency warning, which in January incorrectly warned a ballistic missile was on target for Hawaii. …

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