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EDITORIAL: Senate votes down Rand Paul’s budget plan
Source: www.reviewjournal.com - 18 hours ago
No Democrats come out in support of fiscal restraint
U.S. Senate passes Cantwell’s volcano monitoring bill
kgmi.com - May 18, 2018
Washington Senator is the top Democrat on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee
Senate votes to reinstate net neutrality, but odds are long in the House
www.centralmaine.com - May 17, 2018
The bill passed the Senate 52-47, with both of Maine's senators in favor.
The Latest: Little wins GOP nomination for Idaho governor
Source: www.wafb.com - May 15, 2018
Pennsylvania Republicans picked a tough-talking state senator and a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump to be their party's nominees for governor and U.S. Senate.
Texas Lt. Governor calls for arming teachers
Source: q13fox.com - 5 hours ago
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called Sunday for a "hardening" of the nation's school buildings in the wake of the attack by a 17-year-old student who killed 10 people at a high school near Houston. Patrick told CNN's State of the Union that allowing teachers to carry guns is a crucial step. "When you're facing someone who's an active shooter, the best way to take that shooter down is with a gun. But even better than that is four or five guns to one."
After Texas school shooting, governor, lawmakers vow to make...
www.chron.com - May 18, 2018
Lawmakers promised to take immediate action to address school and gun safety in the aftermath of the Santa Fe High School shooting, but in the wake of recent mass shootings in Texas and elsewhere, lawmakers have made similar promises and little has changed.
Did Democrats skip embassy opening to snub Trump?
Source: www.reviewjournal.com - 18 hours ago
There was nothing bipartisan about the congressional delegation attending the opening ceremony of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem last Monday.
Republicans celebrate opening of U.S. embassy in Jerusalem
www.timesfreepress.com - May 14, 2018
The opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem attracted more than a dozen Republican members of Congress, two billionaire GOP fundraisers and the president's eldest daughter, putting on a display of political muscle and Republican unity rare for the Trump era.
In Pennsylvania, Rep. Barletta faces skeptics in Senate race
Source: www.pennlive.com - 8 hours ago
Now that he's challenging two-term Democratic Sen. Bob Casey in the fall election, Lou Barletta will need to hit a lot of curveballs, politically speaking.
In Pennsylvania, Rep. Barletta faces skeptics in Senate race
www.miamiherald.com - May 19, 2018
U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta is facing skepticism from Republicans in his bid to unseat Democratic U.S. Bob Casey.
U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta captures GOP nomination for U.S. Senate
www.pennlive.com - May 15, 2018
Barletta, the 62-year-old former mayor of Hazleton, came into the race as the clear favorite having secured endorsements from President Trump and the state Republican party.
McCaskill defends CIA vote, says reasons are classified
Source: www.wistv.com - 19 hours ago
Sen. Claire McCaskill defends vote against CIA director, says specific reasons classified.
McCaskill defends CIA vote, says reasons are classified
www.miamiherald.com - 20 hours ago
Sen. Claire McCaskill defends vote against CIA director, says specific reasons classified.
Missouri Sens. McCaskill, Blunt split on approving CIA chief
www.miamiherald.com - May 17, 2018
Missouri's senators have split over confirming the new CIA director, with Democrat Claire McCaskill questioning whether Gina Haspel would oppose policies violating "our country's moral compass.".
2018 midterms: An early heat for 2020 Democrats?
Source: projects.registerguard.com - 9 hours ago
Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the stirrings of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House from President Donald Trump.
2018 midterms: An early heat for 2020 Democrats?
www.miamiherald.com - 10 hours ago
Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the stirrings of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House from President Donald Trump.
Mike Pence’s 2024 campaign is ON
q13fox.com - May 15, 2018
(CNN) -- The New York Times is out with a bombshell story detailing how a) Vice President Mike Pence and his advisers are operating as a sort of de facto political unit within the White House and b) allies of President Donald Trump are none too happy about that fact. Here's the key paragraph of the piece:
The Latest: Governor attends service after school shooting
Source: www.myfoxal.com - 5 hours ago
The National Rifle Association's incoming president is blaming the latest deadly school shooting on youngsters "steeped in a culture of violence.".
The Latest: Incoming NRA president addresses school shooting
www.miamiherald.com - 6 hours ago
The National Rifle Association's incoming president is blaming the latest deadly school shooting on youngsters "steeped in a culture of violence.".