Tag: senate


Georgia GOP Lieutenant Governor An Unhappy Camper — Blasts Trump

Georgia Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan (R) blamed former President Trump for embattled GOP Senate candidate Herschel Walker’s campaign on Thursday as Walker’s Senate bid remains engulfed in scandal. “[Georgia] let down the entire country,” Duncan told CNN. “Donald Trump led us down a rabbit trail post-election because he was too consumed with trying to save face from losing his election. […]


US Senate Republicans Block Debate On Domestic Terrorism Measure

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate Republicans on Thursday blocked attempts by Democratic lawmakers to start debate on a measure to combat domestic terrorism as the two parties spar over how best to control gun violence. The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives approved the measure last week following a mass shooting earlier this month at a grocery store in Buffalo, New York, in which […]


Firebrand Politician Ocasio-Cortez Sees Senate Democrats As Elephant In The Room

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) in a recent news report said Senate Democrats are “blocking crucial items in a Democratic agenda” as the clock ticks for both parties to come to an agreement on a bipartisan infrastructure package. Ocasio-Cortez’s remarks come after a bipartisan group of 10 senators announced an agreement on a “compromise framework” last week to invest $1.2 trillion […]


Trump Puts Congress On Warning

In a weekend tweet, U.S. President Donald Trump sounded the alarm that Congress must have a deal to fund the federal government before going on their summer recess in August. In his tweet, he alluded that the funding bill should include money to build a wall on the border with Mexico. “The Senate should get funding done before the August […]


President Trump Makes Call For Senate To Confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch

President Trump in his weekly address announced that there are exciting days ahead, and his administration is pulling out all the stops to strengthen the Union and improve the lives of many people. He said one of the most important actions he has taken is the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the seat of the late, great Justice Antonin […]