Posts Tagged ‘senators’

How convenient! Something tells us a LOT more senators will catch the corona to prevent the SCOTUS confirmation vote

CLAUDIA GRISALESNPR Confirming Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court before the election is a priority for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Updated at 1:21 p.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Saturday that he’ll seek to obtain a consent agreement to delay the return of Senate from Monday to […]

US Senators Introduce Bill to Prohibit Males Who Identify as Female From Competing in Girls’ School Sports

WASHINGTON — Five U.S. senators have introduced a bill that would prohibit biological males who identify as female from competing in girls’ school sports. Republican Sens. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia, Mike Lee of Utah, Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee, James Lankford of Oklahoma and Tom Cotton of Arkansas presented the “Protection of Women and Girls in […]

Watch: ‘Say Anything’ Actress Ione Skye Calls GOP Senators to Stop SCOTUS Vote

Hollywood actress Ione Skye is urging people to pressure Republican senators to delay the vote on Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s successor until after the next presidential inauguration in 2021. The Say Anything star shared a video of herself calling Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) to demand that she refuse to approve any Supreme Court nominee. Ione Skye […]

Biden urges Senators to follow their conscience on US Supreme Court Justice

A major political battle is underway in the United States after the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Just weeks away from the November 3rd general election, President Trump and his Republican Party have vowed to force through a replacement. But Democrats say that’s an abuse of power and are urging Republicans to […]

China To Sanction US Senators, NED And NGO Chiefs Over Hong Kong

Above photo: Florida Republican senator Marco Rubio is among those targeted. AFP. Move follows Washington’s decision to target Hong Kong and mainland officials over city’s national security law. Beijing says the sanctions will take place immediately but has not provided details of how they will work. China on Monday announced sanctions on a group of […]

U.S. Senators New Plan to Expand Indefinite Detention Laws and Make Global War Endless

May 8th, 2018 By Christopher Anders Guest writer for Wake Up World Just when you thought things couldn’t get any worse with the U.S. Congress, a bipartisan pair of senators have teamed up to write the single most dangerous piece of unconstitutional legislation in this history of this Congress.  Last week, Sens. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) […]

Senators Call on Homeland Security to Release Info on D.C. Cell Phone Surveillance

By Derrick Broze A bipartisan group of lawmakers is calling on the federal government to release details related to covert cell phone surveillance taking place in the Washington D.C. area. In early April the U.S. government acknowledged the existence of “rogue” cell phone surveillance devices in the Washington D.C. area which are potentially […]

Watching The Hawks – An Educating Walk-Out & Senators vs. Big Pharma | Watching the Hawks on RT America |

Watching The Hawks – An Educating Walk-Out & Senators vs. Big Pharma | Watching the Hawks on RT America | Watching The Hawksyoutube.com Teachers across the US take action after decades of shockingly low wages. A group of senators probes Big Pharma over inexplicable price hikes on vital drugs. Author and journalist Nafeez Ahmed discusses […]

Why 55 U.S. Senators Voted for Genocide in Yemen

Tuesday’s debate and vote in the U.S. Senate on whether to end (technically whether or not to vote on whether to end) U.S. participation in the war on Yemen can certainly be presented as a step forward. While 55 U.S. Senators voted to keep the war rolling along, 44 voted not to table the resolution to end it. Of those […]

Gang of Four: Senators Call for Tillerson To Enter Into Arms Control Talks With the Kremlin

In a sad commentary on the parlous state of the U.S. media, a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson from four United States Senators dated March 8 calling for opening arms control talks with the Kremlin ASAP is nowhere to be found in mainstream newspapers a day after its release on the Senate home […]

Open Internet Advocates Pressure US Senators Before Midterms

Open Internet Advocates Pressure US Senators Before Midterms Above Photo: The movement for net neutrality is partnering with tech startups to lobby Congress [Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo] Note: Take action to save net neutrality at Battle for the Net. Thinkful, a group that teaches web coding, has created an interactive map for voters to check candidates’ […]

Senators Fight Wall Street Corruption With Kid Gloves

February 21, 2018 By Aaron Kesel Bernie Sanders, John Cornyn and Elizabeth Warren are three very outspoken United States senators concerning bad faith judicial rulings and failures of our watchdog agencies to do their jobs in arresting and prosecuting the perpetrators of Wall Street frauds – including issues of bankruptcy court […]

Senators flag ‘unusual’ Susan Rice email on Russia probe from Inauguration Day

Ex-national security adviser Susan Rice sent an “unusual email” to herself the day President Trump was sworn into office documenting former President Barack Obama’s guidance at a high-level meeting about how law enforcement should investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential race, two Republican senators said Monday.  According to Senate Judiciary Committee […]

Two U.S. Senators Request Dept. of Justice and the FBI Investigate British Intelligence Officer Christopher Steele and His Russia-Trump “Connection” Dossier Paid For by Hillary Clinton

By Catherine J. Frompovich Since the alternate media platform I write for, Activist Post, has been designated as “a Russian operative” by an online ‘screed’, PropOrNot, and other media such as U.S. News and World Report, I thought I would try to redeem our maliciously fabricated reputation. We are patriotic, truly red, white […]

Net Neutrality: Floor Vote Will Force Senators To Go On Record

Net Neutrality: Floor Vote Will Force Senators To Go On Record Above Photo: From John Zangas NOTE: What we need now is to put the pressure on the Senate! Here’s a list of the other 4 Republican Senators on the short list to save Net Neutrality. Their twitter handles are included so that you can […]

How They Do It– In wake of Franken’s defeat, three senators call on President Trump to resign

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US senators cautiously challenge ethnic cleansing by Israel

Michael F. Brown Power Suits 4 December 2017 Children in the Palestinian Bedouin community of Khan al-Ahmar, near the occupied West Bank city of Jericho, attend their first day of school in August 2017. US Senators are urging Israel not to demolish the village. Shadi Hatem APA images In a rare move, 10 US senators […]

U.S. Senators urge al-Abadi to talk with Kurdistan’s Regional Government

nsnbc : Eight U.S.-American senators from both major parties have urged Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to refrain from military solutions and to accept […]

GOP senators pushing for alternatives to deadly, addictive opioid prescription drugs… but none of them dare say "cannabis"

(Natural News) In the aftermath of President Trump’s recent speech on the opioid epidemic in America, a number of Republican senators have issued a call for the discovery of new opioid “alternatives,” demanding that Big Pharma step up to procure them. But such alternatives already exist in the form of natural plants like cannabis sativa […]

Texas Senators Want Hurricane Harvey Disaster Declaration

Above Photo: Texas Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn want relief funding for Hurricane Harvey expedited, despite voting down Hurricane Sandy assistance in 2012. (PABLO MARTINEZ MONSIVAIS/AP) Despite Opposing Superstorm Sandy Relief Funding What blows around, comes around. The devastation of Hurricane Harvey has two-faced Texas politicians looking for the same sort of relief funding they […]

US senators meet with head of anti-Iran terrorist group MKO

A group of senior US senators has met with the head of the anti-Iran terrorist Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO), Maryam Rajavi, in Albania. The delegation of Republican Senators Roy Blunt, John Cornyn, and Thom Tillis had a meeting with Rajavi in Tirana, the capital of Albania, on Saturday. The senators also met with other members […]

US senators, head of anti-Iran MKO terror group meet in Albania

Tasnim – A senior delegation of US senators held a meeting with the head of the terrorist Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO), Maryam Rajavi, in the Albanian capital, Tirana. The delegation, Senators Roy Blunt, Vice President of the Republican Conference, and member of the Appropriation, Select Intelligence, Rules and Administration, and Commerce, Science, and Transportation committees; […]

COMMENTARY: Nearly 50 Senators Want To Make It A Felony To Boycott Israel

It was so impactful that the local hardware store filed a lawsuit against the individuals and organizations who coordinated the boycott. After 10 long years of litigation, the Mississippi Supreme Court ruled in favor of the white businesses and ordered the NAACP to pay for all their lost earnings. Years later, in 1982, the U.S. Supreme […]

Three More Senators Sign on as Co-Sponsors of Israel Anti-Boycott Act

Three more US senators have added their names as co-sponsors of S.720, the Israel Anti-Boycott Act, a bill that would make it a felony for Americans to support a boycott of Israel. The latest three senators to add their names are: Steve Daines of Montana, Jeff Flake of Arizona, and Richard C. Shelby of Alabama. […]

US Senators Pushing for 20 Years in Prison for Citizens Who Support Boycotting Israel

By Josie Wales United States senators from both the Republican and Democratic parties are pushing to implement a bill that would make it a felony to support boycotting Israel, punishable by up to twenty years in prison. On Monday, the ACLU issued a letter to the Senate opposing the proposed legislation, which was introduced in March by Sen. Benjamin […]

Outraged By FERC “Abuses,” Communities Demand Senators Block Trump Nominees

Above Photo: Activists serve potluck dinner at former FERC Chairman Norman Bay’s house, June 2016./Photo by John Zangas Opponents to the GOP healthcare plan weren’t the only ones paying visits to U.S. Senators on Capitol Hill today. Fracking and gas pipelines are also proving to be contentious issues leading up to a key vote on confirmations […]

Two US senators aim to impose sanctions on financial entities dealing with North Korea

     US senators will soon introduce new sanctions targeting financial institutions dealing with Pyongyang. The bill threatens to expel those conducting business with North Korea from the US financial system. US Senators Chris Van Hollen (D- Maryland) and Patrick Toomey (R- Pennsylvania) proposed bipartisan legislation on Wednesday aimed at “achieving a nuclear free Korean Peninsula” […]

US Senators visit Af-Pak: Afghanistan – Pakistan agree on coordinated anti-terror operations

nsnbc : A U.S. congressional delegation led by Senator John McCain, visited the Afghan capital of Kabul on Tuesday following a visit in Islamabad, […]

Senators Confused by DeVos Refusal to Answer Questions About Education Discrimination

Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Host of Hardline Radio Show Betsy DeVos spoke with the Senate Appropriations subcommittee earlier this week on federal laws and how they play a role in funding that schools receive. Numerous times, DeVos was asked by committee members whether or not she would allow taxpayer funded programs to […]

BILDERBERG: More Secret Meetings with Trump Advisors, US Senators

Mark AndersonThe Truth Hound The danger-ridden, tyrannical goal of creating an all-consuming corporate-ruled world superstate dubbed ‘One World Ltd.’ -incrementally advanced since Bilderberg first met in Holland in 1954 under the auspices of Jesuit-trained European consolidator Joseph Retinger and his agent, Prince Bernhard of The Netherlands – explains why Bilderberg goes to such lengths to […]

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