Tag: Senate

Franken Eyeing Comeback?

Disgraced Democrat Al Franken could be eyeing a comeback. At least according to reports. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Disgraced former Democratic senator Al Franken says he is keeping his political “options open.” Franken, who has returned to stand-up comedy since he resigned from the U.S. Senate in 2018 after multiple women accused him

Iowa’s Senators Fight for Bacon

California is going anti-bacon and Iowa’s Senators want a word. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Iowa senators Joni Ernst (R.) and Chuck Grassley (R.) are pushing back against a California law that will cut off the Golden State’s supply of pork and harm Iowa farmers. The California law, Proposition 12, will ban the sale

Democrat Senator Signals Hesitancy on Infrastructure

Democrat Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) is signaling hesitancy on infrastructure, and that hesitancy likely isn’t sitting well with Chuck Schumer. According to Town Hall: Oh, you know Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) was probably not too pleased about Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s (D-AZ) latest intentions about the infrastructure deal and the even more controversial reconciliation bill. The

Susan Collins Slams Pelosi’s Hack Commission

Even Nancy Pelosi picking which Republicans would sit on the January 6th commission was too much for Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine). According to Town Hall: On Sunday’s edition of CNN’s “State of the Union,” many topics were discussed between host Jake Tapper and Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME). What’s particularly grabbing headlines, though, is the senator’s comments about

GOP Senator Unleashes on Biden Over Border Wall

GOP Senator James Lankford has come out in defense of former President Trump’s border wall. According to The Daily Wire: A Republican senator is slamming President Biden for terminating the declaration of a national emergency at the southern border while paying Department of Defense contractors millions of dollars not to build the wall, saying Biden “is paying

Senators Threaten to Veto Biden Nominees Over Sanction Enforcement

Senators from both parties are threatening the Biden administration if they do not enforce sanctions on American adversaries. According to The Washington Free Beacon: The nominees were grilled on Tuesday afternoon by lawmakers on the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, which is responsible for signing off on Treasury Department nominees. Brian Nelson

Key Voting Block Shifting to the GOP

Hispanic voters are looking to the GOP to make their futures brighter and that could mean big wins in the future for the GOP. According to Town Hall: While prevailing wisdom has pointed towards demographic changes in the United States favoring Democrats, according to GOP pollster Curt Anderson, that’s not what polling is showing. In

Dem’s China Bill Harms Military

The Democrats have an idea to counter China, and it reportedly hinders the U.S. military. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Senate Democrats have billed the Strategic Competition Act as a “comprehensive” check on Chinese aggression, but the legislation fails to deliver on the national security funding necessary to realize its goals, according to former defense officials

Biden Prepping Massive Spending Bill

Joe Biden is reportedly preparing a massive spending bill. According to The Daily Wire: The Biden administration is working on its next legislative push, billed as an infrastructure package but with much broader impact, which would cost between $3-4 trillion. The push comes after the White House and Democrats in Congress passed along partisan lines

Former GOP Senator Leading PAC to Help GOP Candidates

Former GOP Senator Cory Gardner is leading a pack that will hopefully give GOP candidates a leg up on the competition. According to Town Hall: After Democrats swept majorities in both chambers of Congress in November and January, while also winning the White House, Republicans look to rebuild in hopes of taking back majorities in