Republicans can't be stopped from confirming Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Senate Democrat says

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse tells “Skullduggery” Democrats do not have the votes to stop the Republicans from confirming Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's replacement. It could happen before the election. Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Senate Likely To Move Forward On Supreme Court Vacancy This Year After Mitt Romney Announces Support For A Vote

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) said on Tuesday that he will support a vote this year on a Supreme Court vacancy, making it all the more likely that President Donald Trump will be able to secure a vote for his nominee. … Read more…

Graham says GOP-controlled Senate has enough votes to confirm SCOTUS nominee

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham on Monday night claimed his party has enough votes to confirm a new Supreme Court justice before the November election. “We’ve got the votes to confirm Justice Ginsburg’s replacement before the election,” Graham, the chairman of … Read more…

Mitch McConnell vows US Senate will push on with Trump’s pick to replace Ginsburg

Mitch McConnell says vote will go ahead despite refusing Obama’s, as Biden says next president should choose Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s replacement Follow live updates on the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Mitch McConnell, the US senate majority leader, vowed on … Read more…

2 Black Senate hopefuls look to make history in the South — and fix health care while they're at it

Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins from Louisiana and Jaime Harrison from South Carolina envision a “new South” to address issues they say have been largely ignored by their longtime incumbent opponents. Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Sen. Angus King: ‘Multiple Contacts’ Between Trump And Russia Detailed In Senate Report | MSNBC

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Senate bans federal employees from using TikTok on government devices

The US Senate on Thursday unanimously approved a bill banning federal employees from using the social media app TikTok on government-issued devices. Authorities have raised security concerns about the video-sharing platform because it’s owned by the Chinese-based company ByteDance. The … Read more…

McConnell formally unveils Senate Republicans’ stimulus proposal: ‘The American people need more help’

Senate Republicans on Monday are formally unveiling their stimulus proposal, which will serve as an opening bid ahead of bipartisan negotiations with Democrats as lawmakers scramble to respond to the ongoing economic and public health crisis sparked by the pandemic. … Read more…

WATCH LIVE: Senate hearing on lessons learned from COVID-19 and preparing for future pandemics

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Rep. Richmond: Senate Republicans’ Police Reform Bill Does ‘More Harm Than Good’ | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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WATCH LIVE: Senate Foreign Relations hearing on U.S. international response to COVID-19

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Watch live: University officials testify before U.S. Senate on returning to school this fall

The U.S. Senate committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions is holdings a hearing Thursday with top university officials about how to return students to college campuses safely in the fall. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

GOP Senate Nominee ‘Literally Physically In Tears’ After Campaign Retracts QAnon Support

Insurance agent Jo Rae Perkins is the Republican front-runner for an Oregon Senate seat. She also believes in a dangerous, baseless conspiracy. Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

U.S. Senate Republican leader threatens ‘reexamining’ U.S.-China relationship

U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threatened to reexamine the U.S.-Chinese relationship if Beijing pursues a “further crackdown” on Hong Kong, after China was set to impose new national security legislation on the former British colony. Reuters: Politics … Read more…

Two Weeks Ago, She Predicted Trump Would Use COVID to Arrest Obama. Now She’s a GOP Senate Candidate

Mario Tama/Getty A QAnon conspiracy theorist won the GOP Senate primary in Oregon on Tuesday, giving a massive electoral stage to the bizarre pro-Trump movement that the FBI considers a potential domestic terror threat. Jo Rae Perkins, an insurance agent … Read more…

Senate Democrats call for Trump administration to unveil details of TSMC plant deal

Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday urged the Trump administration to answer “serious questions” about Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd’s plans to build a U.S.-based $ 12 billion plant, flagging national security concerns and potentially undisclosed subsidies. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: … Read more…

Powell, Mnuchin to face Senate grilling on U.S. coronavirus response

The U.S. government’s handling of its massive economic response to the coronavirus pandemic will come under scrutiny on Tuesday as Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testify before the Senate Banking Committee. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

Senate Intelligence panel sets Tuesday vote on Ratcliffe nomination for spy chief

The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee has scheduled a vote for next Tuesday to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominee John Ratcliffe to the post of Director of National Intelligence, two Congressional sources told Reuters. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

Fauci Reportedly To Warn Senate Of ‘Needless Suffering And Death’ If U.S. Reopens Too Soon

The nation’s top infectious disease expert said moving forward too quickly “would actually set us back.” U.S. News – Breaking News and Latest Headlines BEST DEAL UPDATE: My Complete Medicare Save Up to 30% on Medicare Supplement Plans COMPARE PLANS … Read more…

Republicans grow nervous about losing the Senate amid worries over Trump’s handling of the pandemic

“It is a bleak picture right now all across the map, to be honest with you,” said one Republican strategist closely involved in Senate races who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss concerns within the party. Politics SPECIAL … Read more…

Graham defends Biden against assault allegations, says ex-VP should release Senate records

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham. R-S.C., defended presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden Friday against claims that he sexually assaulted a staffer in 1993 while serving in the U.S. Senate. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free … Read more…

Biden campaign operatives accessed secret Senate records at Delaware library, report says

Joe’s Biden’s campaign dispatched operatives to the University of Delaware’s library in the past year to rifle through his secretive Senate records there, Business Insider reported Thursday — raising the possibility they accessed documents related to Tara Reade’s accusation that … Read more…