US Senate Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Donald Trump takes on Hillary, says race for DNC Chairman was 'rigged'Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Feb. 26 : Terming the Democratic National Committee elections as rigged, U.S. President Donald Trump has said that Sen. Bernie Sanders never had a chance to win as Hillary Clinton demanded former Labor Secretary of U.S.A Tom Perez. "The race for DNC Chairman was, of course, totally "rigged."

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  2. Liberal activists, new DNC chief face a Trump-era reckoningRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    When Tom Perez stepped to the stage as the newly elected Democratic national chairman, his first official act was to invite his vanquished rival to join him as deputy chairman. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison accepted on the spot and two men stood together, smiling like a national ticket at a presidential nominating convention.

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  3. Last chance to improve Afghanistan's fledgling Air Force?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill

    The United States remains locked in its longest war to date, a 16-year venture in Afghanistan that shows no signs of relenting. The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, Army Gen.

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  4. Progressives threaten revolt after DNC voteRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Progressive activists lashed out at the Democratic Party on Saturday after their choice to lead its national committee, Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison, was defeated by former Obama administration Labor Secretary Tom Perez in a tight and unexpectedly contentious contest. After the results were announced, angry Ellison loyalists rose from their seats in the back of the ballroom at the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel and tried to shout down outgoing interim chair Donna Brazile, chanting, "Party for the people, not big money!" "This shows that the Democratic Party didn't learn their lesson," said Alexa Vaca, an Ellison backer and supporter of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders during the party's divisive 2016 primary race.

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  5. Trump says DNC race was a riggeda against Bernie Sandersa s preferred candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    President Trump took to Twitter early Sunday to declare that the race for Democratic National Committee chairman was "rigged," saying that Keith Ellison, a candidate backed by Bernie Sanders, never stood a chance. Tom Perez, a labor secretary under Barack Obama, narrowly won the race over Ellison, a congressman from Minnesota who was endorsed early by Sanders, the senator from Vermont who was the runner-up last year for the Democratic presidential nomination.

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    5 hrs ago | NJ.com

    The job of New Jersey governor comes with a salary that is among the highest in Statehouses across America. The state's chief executive is paid $175,000, along with a $95,000 entertainment stipend.

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  7. Officials question if flurry of political visits really matterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TheMonitor.com

    U. S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-TX, talks with the media, along with, left to right, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-NC, U.S. Representative John Carter, R-TX, U.S. Representative Mike Conaway, R-TX, and U.S Representative David Rouzer, R-NC, before touring the Rio Grande at Anzalduas Park on Feb. 20, 2017 in Mission. photo by Joel [email protected] U. S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-TX, talks with the media, along with, left to right, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-NC, U.S. Representative John Carter, R-TX, U.S. Representative Mike Conaway, R-TX, and U.S Representative David Rouzer, R-NC, before touring the Rio Grande at Anzalduas Park on Feb. 20, 2017 in Mission.

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  8. Comey in Middle of Political Fray over Trump and RussiansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News Max

    As a high-ranking Justice Department official in the George W. Bush administration, he clashed with the White House over a secret surveillance program. Years later as head of the FBI, he incurred the ire of Hillary Clinton supporters for public statements on an investigation into her emails.

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  9. Pike County Sentencings 2/26/2017Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    A Scranton Times-Tribune All Access subscription gets you complete access to both our print and digital publications, delivered to your home, desktop and mobile devices 7 days a week Digital Only Subscription Read the digital SMART Edition of The Times-Tribune on your PC or mobile device, and have 24/7 access to breaking news, local sports, contests, and more at thetimes-tribune.com or on our mobile apps. Digital Services Have news alerts sent to your mobile device, read the Smart Edition sign up for daily newsletters, activate your all access, enter contests, take quizzes, download our mobile apps and see the latest e-circulars.

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  10. Do Trump supporters care about Reagan?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and Senior Advisor to President Trump Jared Kushner enter the State Dining Room, in front of an oil portrait of former U.S. President Ronald Reagan. Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and Senior Advisor to President Trump Jared Kushner enter the State Dining Room, in front of an oil portrait of former U.S. President Ronald Reagan. 1 comment

  11. LGBTQ Advocates Fear 'Religious Freedom' Bills Moving Forward In StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WGBH

    Even after the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage, there have been efforts to pass a religious freedom bill. LGBTQ rights advocates believe lawmakers anticipate support from the Trump administration.

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  12. Letters on city pools, school choice, Roberts town hall, immigration enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Taking early morning swim lessons, walking on sizzling sidewalks to the neighborhood pool, practicing our dog-paddling and side-stroke skills, cavorting in the cool turquoise water with siblings and cousins - these are some of my most treasured childhood memories. All year long, my siblings and I greatly anticipated our annual summer treks to see our grandparents in Kansas, and our trips to the neighborhood pool were always among the most memorable highlights of our experiences during each hot Kansas summer.

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  13. Gov. Brownback owns budget problemRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The state nearly took a major step toward stabilizing its finances last week. But the obstinacy of Gov. Sam Brownback - and the abdication of leadership at a critical time by Senate President Susan Wagle, R-Wichita - prevented that progress.

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  14. EDITORIAL: Sen. Bennet should support Neil GorsuchRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet has battled loyalty concerns for years. Critics blasted him for voting with President Barack Obama "99 percent of the time," without much regard for whether those decisions best suited Colorado.

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  15. Trumpa s pick for commerce leaves Russia questions unansweredRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Wilbur Ross is likely to be confirmed as Donald Trump's secretary of commerce on Monday despite unanswered questions about his ownership of a Cyprus bank that caters to wealthy Russians. Ross, a wealthy business turnaround artist, has not responded to a Feb. 16 letter from six Democratic senators asking him to explain his relationship with several Russian oligarchs who hold stakes in the once-troubled foreign bank.

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  16. Dem 2020 hopefuls lead pack in opposing Trump Cabinet picksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Hill

    Kirsten Gillibrand Dem 2020 hopefuls lead pack in opposing Trump Cabinet picks Sanders, not Trump, is the real working-class hero Dem senator predicts Gorsuch will be confirmed MORE is at the top. The New York senator has voted against 12 of Trump's Cabinet picks and is the only Democrat to vote against Gen.

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  17. Beto O'Rourke profileRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Off the Kuff

    From the WaPo, via the Trib , a profile of Rep. Beto O'Rourke, who may or may not be a candidate for Senate against Ted Cruz next year: Democrats might look at O'Rourke - a small-business owner with hipster credentials, a Gen Xer who speaks fluent Spanish and looks more like a Kennedy than the Kennedys do - and see a candidate of thrilling national potential, marred only by where he happens to live. But then again, maybe it's where he lives that makes him exciting.

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  18. At town halls, GOP caught between Trump, angry votersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks Feb. 21 at the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the American Legion Post 34, in Lawrenceburg, Ky. President Donald Trump has been in the White House only a little more than a month and already he's making things awfully uncomfortable for some of his fellow Republicans.

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  19. Kasich and Trump air it out: Darcy cartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

    Governor John Kasich came out of his meeting with President Donald Trump offering the sound aviation advice that if you're on a plane, you should be rooting for the pilot. "I think, look, the man is the president of the United States.

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  20. Macro Musings Podcast: Hester PeirceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    My latest Macro Musings podcast is with Hester Peirce . Hestor is a Senior Research Fellow and director of the Financial Markets Working Group at the Mercatus Center.

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