The Times of Israel
Remaining Senate support for PA unity erodes in face of rockets
As senators submitted a bipartisan resolution in support of Israel's right to defend its citizens in the face of rocket attacks, a key Democratic senator hosted Israeli Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer and Defense AttachA© Major General Yaacob Ayish Thursday for a briefing on the ongoing IDF operations against terror targets in Gaza.
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Thursday Jul 10
Progressive Voice: Holland for Sullivan in the 48th
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
Opinion: No action in Iraq without congressional consent
Tim Kaine, a Democrat, represents Virginia in the Senate and is the sponsor of the War Powers Consultation Act of 2014.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Funeral scheduled for federal judge in Virginia
De Vilbiss Funeral Home office manager Alex Davis says the funeral is set for 3 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church in Radford.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Re: Slave Gabriel Prosser's Thwarted Revolt Happened On This Day In 1800
Virginia Slave Gabriel made his mark in history, after attempting to lead a slave rebellion that was upended by betrayal within his camp.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Kaine gets earful from area veterans U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine visited...
U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine visited Culpeper on Wednesday seeking input from veterans on a number of issues, including care at Veterans Administration medical facilities and job opportunities.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
McAuliffe reconstitutes climate change commission
Governor Terry McAuliffe took a short tour of First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach, VA, after signing an executive order reinstating the Virginia Climate Commission here on July 1, 2014 at the trail center.
SENS. Warner & Kaine commend the Navy for moving forward to refuel USS George Washington
U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine today applauded the U.S. Navy for moving forward to begin work on the refueling and complex overhaul of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington a top defense priority for the Virginia delegation.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The Washington Post
Talking climate change without sugar-coating or panic
Last week, we examined North Carolina's efforts to plan for sea-level rise. A few weeks ago, we did the same in Norfolk, Va., where the tides are rising faster than anywhere on the East Coast.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Kaine insists Obama needs approval for Iraq
A top Senate Democrat says President Barack Obama needs congressional approval before initiating any military action in Iraq.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Ex-DNC Chair Invokes the Founders to Say Obama Should Not Take Action ...
Sen. Tim Kaine warned President Barack Obama against taking action in Iraq without first getting authorization from Congress.
Dem Senator Insists Obama Needs Approval for Iraq
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine said Wednesday that the crisis in Iraq is not the type of situation where the president can act unilaterally, and he must seek congressional authorization.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
GOP Wavers on Cantor's Pollster
The Virginia GOP's relationship with its pollster appears unclear after he wrongly predicted a 34 percent margin of victory for former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.
Sea level rise conference set for Norfolk
Several members of Congress representing Virginia and Hampton Roads will host a conference on sea level rise in Norfolk next week.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Marine Corps Times
Senator seeks official 'welcome home' for Iraq and Afghanistan vets
On Thursday, Sen. Tim Kaine will introduce a resolution to mark this Veterans Day as an formal celebration for the youngest generation of war fighters.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
Sen. Kaine: 'Premature To Say Yes Or No' To Iraq Air Strikes
Congressional leaders meet with President Obama this afternoon to discuss the crisis in Iraq.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Democrats: Wait, didn't Obama admit force authorization in Iraq essentially expired?
Last week, as the news surrounding ISIS's blitz across Iraq began to dominate the headlines and lawmakers stated contemplating authorizing new military action to stem their advance, a number of Democrats were asked if they would support renewed engagement in Iraq.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Kaine: Important to Deliver Humanitarian Aide to Iraqis
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine has been keeping a close eye on the developing situation in Iraq, telling the Newsplex on Monday that the U.S. needs to speak with countries not always considered allies to start finding solutions to the crisis.
Democratic senators nominate an anti-choice, pro-gun anti-Obamacare legislator for federal bench
Virginia Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine have made two recommendations for vacancies on the federal bench, saying that "both attorneys have built 'exemplary records' and earned top marks for the skills and temperament needed to be a judge."
Tim Kaine Leads Conference on National Defense and Intelligence
U.S. Senator Tim Kaine is traveling back to Washington from Charlottesville after leading the University of Virginia's first Conference on National Defense and Intelligence.