Senate Archive

Sarah Ferris - 06/26/16 09:00 AM EDT
Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) was at his college reunion in Massachusetts when he heard the devastating death toll from Orlando. Forty-nine people.He recalled immediately dreading the moments of silence, the calls to action and the “thoughts and...
Jordain Carney - 06/24/16 12:39 PM EDT
Two Republican senators are warning that the United Kingdom's historic decision to leave the European Union is a clear signal about the need for change.Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said the results should serve as a "wake-up call." "The results of...
Alexander Bolton - 06/23/16 02:10 PM EDT
The Senate will vote Thursday afternoon on two separate gun bills intended to block suspected terrorists from purchasing guns.It’s not clear whether either has the 51 votes needed to survive, though the votes are expected to be close.The first...
Alexander Bolton - 06/21/16 08:22 PM EDT
Senate Republicans are expected to bring a bipartisan gun control bill to a vote this week despite opposition to the measure from the National Rifle Association and other conservative groups.The measure, spearheaded by centrist GOP Sen. Susan...
Alexander Bolton - 06/25/16 09:03 AM EDT
Lawmakers pushing new gun-control measures say the issue is not dead for the year, despite a string of impressive victories by the National Rifle Association in the Senate this past week.Republican and Democratic senators who fell a handful of votes...
Alexander Bolton - 06/23/16 05:28 PM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Thursday cut the legs out from a bipartisan effort to keep suspected terrorists from buying guns.In doing so, McConnell, a master of the Senate’s arcane rules, provided cover for vulnerable...
Alexander Bolton - 06/23/16 06:00 AM EDT
Bernie Sanders is back in the Senate, and his return has been a bit awkward.The Vermont senator enjoyed roaring crowds on the 2016 campaign trail and quickly became a political celebrity, raking in donations and appearing on “Saturday Night Live.”...
Julian Hattem - 06/20/16 10:02 PM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing for an expansion of federal surveillance powers by introducing an amendment to an annual funding bill late on Monday evening.The proposal from the Kentucky Republican would allow the FBI to use tools...

Current and Previous Articles

Alexander Bolton - 06/20/16 07:36 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/18/16 04:05 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/15/16 08:39 PM EDT
Peter Sullivan - 06/15/16 12:06 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/14/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/13/16 12:51 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/12/16 10:30 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton and Scott Wong - 06/10/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/08/16 08:09 PM EDT
Lisa Hagen - 06/07/16 03:50 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/07/16 02:45 PM EDT
Tim Devaney - 06/07/16 11:24 AM EDT
Scott Wong - 06/07/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/06/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 06/06/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton and Scott Wong - 06/01/16 06:09 AM EDT
Jordain Carney - 05/27/16 01:58 PM EDT
Julian Hattem - 05/24/16 06:54 PM EDT
Jordain Carney - 05/23/16 05:25 PM EDT
Ian Swanson - 05/23/16 01:16 PM EDT
Jessie Hellmann - 05/20/16 03:14 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/19/16 07:34 PM EDT
Jordain Carney - 05/19/16 10:29 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/19/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/17/16 08:35 PM EDT
Jordain Carney and Julian Hattem - 05/17/16 08:13 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/17/16 06:20 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/17/16 02:52 PM EDT
Cristina Marcos - 05/17/16 06:00 AM EDT
Jordain Carney - 05/16/16 08:01 PM EDT
Jesse Byrnes - 05/14/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton and Jordain Carney - 05/12/16 05:34 PM EDT
Jordain Carney - 05/12/16 02:25 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/12/16 01:14 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/11/16 08:39 PM EDT
Naomi Jagoda - 05/11/16 01:29 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/10/16 08:43 PM EDT
Vicki Needham - 05/10/16 07:41 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/10/16 03:17 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/05/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 05/04/16 09:55 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton and Scott Wong - 05/04/16 06:00 AM EDT

Pages