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  • Oxford Republican wins Mississippi Senate leadership post

    A Republican from Oxford has been sworn in to the second-highest leadership position in the Mississippi Senate. Sixth-term Sen. Gray Tollison was unanimously elected Senate president pro tempore on Friday

    thenewstribune
  • Budowsky: Warning to Senate Republicans

    The midterm election landslide restoring Democrats to control of the House of Representatives offers an urgent warning to Senate Republicans.

    TheHill
  • Senate Republicans break with Trump on Russia sanctions

    In a rebuke to the Trump administration on Russia, 11 Senate Republicans joined with Democrats to advance a measure Tuesday that would stop the Treasury Department from relaxing sanctions on three Russian companies with ties to oligarch Oleg Deripaska, a Kremlin ally.

    cnn.com
  • Senate Republicans break with Trump on Russia sanctions

    In a rebuke to the Trump administration on Russia, 11 Senate Republicans joined with Democrats to advance a measure Tuesday that would stop the Treasury Department from relaxing sanctions on three Russian companies with ties to oligarch Oleg Deripaska, a Kremlin ally. The Senate voted 57-42 to proceed to a resolution from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer that would reverse the Trump administration's decision to lift sanctions on the firms, a vote Schumer forced under a provision in a 2017...

    WPLG