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  • Senate Judiciary Committee narrowly advances Barr nomination; moves on to full Senate for confirmation vote

    The Senate Judiciary Committee narrowly advanced William Barr’s nomination to be attorney general on Thursday, and will head to the full Senate for a confirmation vote, where he is expected to be confirmed as President Trump’s chief law enforcement officer.

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  • Senate committee weighs legislative records bill

    Media representatives and open government advocates argued Wednesday against the latest effort by Washington lawmakers to set limits on what the legislative branch needs to release under public disclosure laws.

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  • Senate Intelligence Committee Finds No Evidence of Collusion

    This is not a surprise to sane people The post Senate Intelligence Committee Finds No Evidence of Collusion appeared first on RedState.

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  • Liquor license bill stalls in Senate committee

    A bill to reform Idaho's liquor license laws has stalled in the Senate. The Idaho Statesman reports that the Senate State Affairs Committee on Monday voted to hold onto the

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  • Cohen postpones testimony before Senate Intelligence Committee

    The president’s former lawyer had been slated to appear Tuesday. His lawyer cited “post surgery medical needs” as the reason for the cancellation.

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  • Senate Ethics Committee closes case against Menendez

    'I'm pleased this issue is closed,' Menendez, New Jersey’s senior senator, said in a statement.

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  • Senate committee recommends prosecuting Macron aide for perjury

    Senate president to decide whether to prosecute Alexandre Benalla after violent conduct investigation A French senate committee has recommend prosecuting Alexandre Benalla, the former security aide of the French president, Emmanuel Macron, for perjury following a seven-month investigation into his violent conduct during a street protest. It is now up to the senate’s president to decide whether to follow through on the recommendation by the upper house’s investigation committee, which was...

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  • Georgia Senate committee approves Medicaid waiver proposal

    A proposal to allow Gov. Brian Kemp to pursue Medicaid waivers from the federal government has been approved by a Georgia Senate committee. The state Senate Health & Human Services

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  • Senate Democrat wants documents related to Khashoggi killing

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The ranking Democratic on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday called on the Trump administration to turn over all documents related to the killing of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi. New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez sent a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo requesting records about

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  • Senate Democrat wants documents related to Khashoggi killing

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The ranking Democratic on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee is calling on the Trump administration to turn over all documents related to the killing of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi. New Jersey Sen.

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  • Senate committees named; Rodrigues to chair Ways and Means

    Democratic Sen. Michael Rodrigues (ROD'-ricks) has been named to head the powerful Senate Ways and Means Committee as the Massachusetts Legislature finally gets down to business in the new two-year session.

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  • Senate committees named; Rodrigues to chair Ways and Means

    Democratic Sen. Michael Rodrigues (ROD'-ricks) has been named to head the powerful Senate Ways and Means Committee as the Massachusetts Legislature finally gets down to business in the new two-year session.

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  • Senate committees named; Rodrigues to chair Ways and Means

    Democratic Sen. Michael Rodrigues of Westport has been named to head the powerful Senate Ways and Means Committee as the Massachusetts Legislature finally gets down to business in the new two-year session.

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  • Senate Democrat wants documents related to Khashoggi killing

    The ranking Democratic on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday called on the Trump administration to turn over all documents related to the killing of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi.

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  • Stocks Surge As Senate Intel Committee Confirms "No Collusion"

    Nearly a year after their colleagues in the House reached a similar conclusion, the Senate Intel Committee said on Tuesday that it was preparing to conclude its investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia after finding - get this - no direct evidence of a conspiracy, according to NBC News. The investigation is coming to a close after 2 years and more than 200 interviews. Senate Intel Committee Chairman Richard Burr said the decision to end the probe was made after the...

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  • Michael Cohen appearance before Senate Intelligence Committee postponed

    Michael Cohen, President Trump's onetime personal attorney, will not appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday due to medical issues, his attorney said Monday.

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  • Senate committee backs 44 Trump judicial nominees

    The Senate Judiciary Committee advanced the nominations of 44 of President Donald Trump's judicial appointees Thursday, as Democrats complained Republicans are moving too quickly on unqualified or controversial nominees. The nominees included Wendy Vitter, who during her confirmation hearing declined to say whether the landmark opinion of Brown v. Board was correctly decided, and four nominees for appellate court seats who drew objections from their Democratic home state senators, one of whom is...

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  • A Divided Senate Committee Advances William Barr Nomination

    The acting attorney general, Matthew G. Whitaker, said on Thursday that he will not appear before Congress on Friday unless the committee assures him he will not be subpoenaed.

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