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Senate Democrats propose 'Force to Fight COVID-19' in next relief package

Added: 05.08.2020 14:28 | 0 views | 0 comments

The proposal combines seven existing bills, including ones with bipartisan support, that were drafted in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Kris Kobach loses Kansas Senate Republican primary, easing GOP fears of an upset in November

Added: 05.08.2020 11:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

In Missouri, Democratic Rep. Lacy Clay lost his primary to progressive challenger Cori Bush.

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WNBA players, including on team co-owned by US Sen. Kelly Loeffler, wear shirts supporting her political challenger

Added: 05.08.2020 3:12 | 0 views | 0 comments

Players on the WNBA team co-owned by Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler and other WNBA teams were seen wearing "Vote Warnock" shirts in support of her Senate challenger before their games on Tuesday.


Slight progress as urgency grows on virus relief

Added: 04.08.2020 23:10 | 0 views | 0 comments

Senate Minority leader Senator Chuck Schumer told reporters "we are not going to give up. We are not going to walk away," as negotiations continue on a huge coronavirus relief bill. (August 4)


McConnell says he will likely rely on Democratic votes for coronavirus aid package

Added: 04.08.2020 23:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

"If you're looking for total consensus among Republican senators, you're not going to find it," the Senate majority leader said.

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Republicans fear Kobach primary win in Kansas could jeopardize Senate GOP control

Added: 04.08.2020 12:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

Voters in five states head to the polls on Tuesday, including Arizona where pardoned Joe Arpaio is making another run for sheriff.

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Pro sports players associations come out against key McConnell stimulus priority

Added: 04.08.2020 11:36 | 0 views | 0 comments

The players associations of the major US professional sports leagues are opposed to what Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says is a must-have component of any new stimulus legislation.

Donald Trump is the Mussolini to Putin’s Hitler, top Democrat says

Added: 03.08.2020 18:42 | 0 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 08: House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) joins fellow Democrats from the House and Senate to announce new legislation to end excessive use of force by police and make it easier to identify, track, and prosecute police misconduct at the U.S. Capitol June 08, 2020 in Washington, DC. Democrats introduced the legislation following the recent deaths of unarmed African-Americans in police custody, including George Floyd, and the nationwide demonstrations demanding an overhaul of law enforcement. (Photo by Chip...

McConnell signal to Republican Senate candidates: Distance from Trump if necessary

Added: 03.08.2020 12:07 | 1 views | 0 comments

Sen. Mitch McConnell is allowing Republican Senate candidates to do whatever it takes to salvage their campaigns ahead of what Republicans increasingly fear could be a devastating election for their party.

Democrats warn GOP: Don't fill a 2020 Supreme Court vacancy

Added: 03.08.2020 9:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

Senate talk of a potential — but uncertain — opening close to a presidential election has reignited a clash over the future of the court.

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