Tag: Senate

GOP Senators Move Forward With Biden Investigation

Two GOP senators are charging ahead with their investigation into the Bidens and their connections with Ukraine and China. According to The Hill: A pair of influential GOP Senate chairmen are plowing ahead with a wide-ranging probe related to the Bidens and Ukraine, sparking a new round of tensions.. With the months-long impeachment fight in

Senate Report Claims Obama Admin Wasn’t Prepared to Respond to Russian Hacking

A new Senate report has indicated that the Obama administration what unprepared to respond to the hacking attempts of the Russians. According to The Hill: The Senate Intelligence Committee released a report Thursday that found that the U.S. government was “not well-postured” to counter Russian interference attempts in 2016, and strongly encouraged the Trump administration

Murkowski Announces She Will Vote to Acquit President Trump

Senator Lisa Murkowski, who is a swing vote in the Senate, has announced that she will vote to acquit President Trump. Murkowski did use the opportunity to scold the President’s actions. According to The Hill: Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) said on Monday that she will vote to acquit President Trump on the two House-passed articles of impeachment. Murkowski is

Trump’s Job Approval Matches All-Time Hight Amid Impeachment

Despite the Democrats continuing their impeachment crusade against President Trump his approval ratings have reached an all-time high. This is despite the impeachment trial being underway. According to Town Hall: A leftover from late last week that’s worthy of some extra attention, if only to demonstrate the gulf separating the elite media from much of

Rand Paul Claims Senators Considering Dismissal of Impeachment

Rand Paul is claiming that a majority of US Senators want to dismiss the articles of impeachment. According to The Daily Wire: Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) told The Washington Post on Wednesday that Senate Republicans have nearly all the votes they need to dismiss Democrats’ partisan articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump and that

Pro-Trump Rep Cheney Declines to Run for Senate

Pro-Trump Representative Liz Cheney has declined to run for Senate in Wyoming and instead will stay in the House where she holds a leadership position. According to The Hill: Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), the No. 3 Republican in the House, informed her colleagues on Thursday that she will not launch a bid for Wyoming’s open Senate seat, choosing instead

Senate Democrats not Happy With Pelosi Over Articles of Impeachment Hold

Many Senate Democrats are expressing their displeasure with Nancy Pelosi over her decision to hold the Articles of Impeachment in the House of Representatives. According to The New York Post: Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) told Politico that House Democrats “should move on” and send the articles to the Senate. “I think [the trial] needs to start, I

McConnell Declares Impeachment Rules Negotiation Over

Mitch McConnell has claimed that negotiations for the rules of an impeachment trial are over and it is time to move forward. According to The Hill: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) fired back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi‘s decision to double down in their weeks-long fight over the impeachment trial and warned he will not haggle with

Schumer Promises to Force Votes on Possible Impechment Witnesses

Senator Chuck Schumer has stated that he will force the Senate to vote on possible impeachment witnesses. In order for the Democrats to call witnesses, they will need four GOP Senators to vote with them. According to The Hill: Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Tuesday that Democrats will force votes on witnesses at the start