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Op-Ed: The November midterm elections may be about more than Obamacare

The November midterm elections are shaping up to be a referendum on Obamacare in the congressional races — however, in the gubernatorial and state legislature contests, the election may be about something else entirely.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 1 comment

Sen. Diane Feinstein (D-Calif.) in public brawl with CIA

Washington - A furious clash has erupted between Senator Feinstein (D-Calif.) and the CIA over her committee’s investigation of the Bush administration and the CIA for waterboarding top terrorists.
In the Media by Larry Clifton - 7 comments

White House pressured by key senators over Iran nuclear talks

As negotiations with Iran over the Islamic republic's nuclear program entered its second day on Sunday, President Barack Obama remained under fire by key senators from both parties for ignoring prior legislation on Iranian sanctions.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 1 comment

Op-Ed: Bipartisan group of U.S. Senators want vote on Afghan deal

Kabul - A group of U.S. Senators both Republican and Democratic are demanding that the U.S. Congress have a vote on the Bilateral Security Agreement(BSA) negotiated with the Afghan government, that would keep U.S. troops in Afghanistan after 2014.
In the Media by Ken Hanly

Senate report: Benghazi attack was 'preventable'; no cover-up

Washington - The Senate Intelligence Committee has released a scathing report that concluded the 2012 terrorist attack that killed four Americans in Benghazi, Libya was "preventable" and that the State Department failed to provide adequate security there.
In the Media by Brett Wilkins - 5 comments

Bill to allow US military aid to post-coup Egypt passes committee

Cairo - On Wednesday, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved a bill that will make it easier for the US government to provide aid to countries with a government established through the forceful overthrow of a democratically elected government.
In the Media by Ken Hanly

On jobs, Sen Cory Booker sees need for 'hemisphere of progress'

With evidence that the U.S. economy may be finding its footing, recently appointed Democratic Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) is tackling the question of American manufacturing.
In the Media by Michael Krebs

Senator Paul knocks Obamacare, Gov Christie in latest comments

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) continued to pursue a fiscally conservative position this week, calling national attention to the costs associated with Obamacare and questioning Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) over Hurricane Sandy relief.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 5 comments

U.S. Senate may introduce debt ceiling measure today

Washington - According to the Associated Press, the Democrat-controlled U.S. Senate could introduce a measure to pass a clean resolution to raise the nation's debt ceiling as early as Tuesday.
In the Media by William M. Schmalfeldt

Op-Ed: Senate Dems set to call Boehner's bluff

Washington - On Sunday, "Speaker of the House" John Boehner told ABC News "This Week" that there just were not enough votes in the House to pass a clean bill to raise the nation's debt limit. The Senate is apparently going to call his bluff.
In the Media by William M. Schmalfeldt - 1 comment
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The hearing held by the Senate sub-committee on Primary Health and Aging  March 12  2014.
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Scott Brown reveals reason why he is not running for Senate in Massachusetts

"When I was first sent to the Senate in early 2010, it wasn’t exactly welcome news for President Obama or many other...
Feb 1, 2013 by Marcel Elfers - 2 comments


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