Posts Tagged ‘Senate’

Attempt to codify ‘right’ to abortion in federal law defeated in US Senate

Photo Credit: Cheryl Holt/Pixabay WASHINGTON — A bill that sought to codify the so-called “right” to an abortion in federal law was defeated on Wednesday in the US Senate. S. 4132, also known as the “Women’s Health Protection Act,” aimed to “protect a person’s ability to determine whether to continue or end a pregnancy and to […]

Pennsylvania Senate Candidate Kathy Barnette: ‘We Have Put Up a Good Fight’

Barnette did not deliver a concession speech tonight after trailing McCormick and Oz, but she thanked her staff for putting up a “good fight.”

Exclusive: Kathy Barnette Refuses to Support GOP Nominee for Senate if It Is Not Her

GOP U.S. Senate candidate Kathy Barnette in an interview on Monday morning refused to support the GOP nominee for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania if she does not win the nomination on Tuesday. 

Leading Pennsylvania Democrat Candidate for U.S. Senate John Fetterman Suffers Stroke 

Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman, the favorite to win the state’s Democrat U.S. Senate primary, is recovering after suffering a stroke, according to a statement released by his campaign on Sunday. 

Exclusive — David McCormick: PA Race Perhaps the ‘Most Significant Senate Race in American History’

David McCormick, the apparent frontrunner in the Pennsylvania Republican primary race for Senate, told Breitbart News Saturday that he is the real tried and true America First candidate, deeply committed to the American dream, American exceptionalism, and the forgotten men and women of the nation.

Democrats Signal Dave McCormick as Biggest Threat in Pennsylvania Senate General Election 

Democrats have signaled that they are most worried about facing businessman Dave McCormick in the Pennsylvania U.S. Senate election, according to recent attacks from the Democrat Senate Campaign Committee (DSCC).

NBC Correspondent Lies in Hit Piece Attempt on Arizona GOP Senate Candidate Blake Masters

An NBC correspondent claimed to have “new” footage of Arizona Republican U.S. Senate candidate Blake Masters — which had been viewed at least a thousand times online — talking about the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) and the “gender pay gap” in a GOP candidates forum.

Exclusive — Poll Shows 3-to-1 Support for Missouri GOP Senate Candidate Backing McConnell Alternative

By an astounding measure of three to one, a new poll shows Missouri GOP primary voters are more likely to vote for a U.S. Senate candidate in the upcoming August primary if that candidate supports an alternative to Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell.

Senate Investigation: Garcetti ‘More Likely Than Not’ Knew of Sexual Harassment by Aide

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s nomination as U.S. Ambassador to India is in jeopardy after a Senate investigation concluded this week that he “more likely than not” knew about sexual harassment by one of his aides.

Senate Confirms Biden’s Federal Reserve Nominee

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Dr. Lisa Cook, who has a history of Black Lives Matter bullying and radical monetary policy beliefs, to the Federal Reserve board of governors.

Pennsylvania Senate Poll: Mehmet Oz Holding onto Lead in Three-Way Statistical Tie

Celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz holds on to a slight lead in the Pennsylvania Republican U.S. Senate primary that is virtually tied between Oz, Kathy Barnette, and Dave McCormick. A recent poll conducted by InsiderAdvantage and FOX 29 Philadelphia found that 22.5 percent of likely GOP primary voters support Oz, with Barnette and McCormick right behind at 20.9 […]

‘Desperate Candidates Do Desperate Things’: Rep. Ted Budd’s Office Jabs U.S. Senate Competitor Pat McCrory for Citing Shoddy Poll

Establishment-backed former North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (R) cited a recent poll showing him only seven points behind Trump-endorsed Rep. Ted Budd (R-NC) for North Carolina’s U.S. Senate seat, despite nearly every other poll putting Budd ahead by double digits.

Dem Sen. Bennet: Important Senate Considers Roe V. Wade ‘to Show Where the Votes Are’

Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) said Thursday on MSNBC’s “Katy Tur Reports” that the U.S. Senate needed to vote to make abortion legal nationwide. Thus, voters will know the lawmakers’ positions before November’s midterm election.

‘J.D.! J.D.! J.D.!: Ohio Rally-Goers Cheer Trump-Endorsed Senate Candidate J.D. Vance

Rally-goers at the Trump rally in Delaware, Ohio, broke out in cheers Saturday for Trump-endorsed Ohio Senate candidate J.D. Vance.

Polls: McCormick Leads Oz in Pennsylvania Senate Primary Race

Businessman David McCormick has an edge over celebrity surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz in the Republican primary race for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, according to a pair of recent polls taken just prior to former President Donald Trump’s endorsement of Oz.

Donald Trump Endorses Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania U.S. Senate Race

Former President Donald Trump endorsed celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania’s U.S. Senate Race on Saturday after his initial pick, Sean Parnell, dropped out amid a contentious custody battle with his estranged wife last fall. Trump said his endorsement of Oz is “all about winning elections in order to stop the Radical Left maniacs from destroying our Country.” 45: […]

Trump leans toward Dr. Oz in Pennsylvania Senate race

POLITICO previously reported that he had been leaning toward Oz, according to three people familiar with Trump’s thinking, speaking on the condition of anonymity. Trump recently met with both Oz and former hedge fund CEO David McCormick in Mar-a-Lago and talked with multiple people about the GOP primary. McCormick and Oz, as well as their […]

RH – Darrell McClanahan for Senate, Plus Study on Good Works

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Safer at Home: Senate Lacks Votes to Confirm Eric Garcetti, Report Says

Outgoing Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti lacks the votes on the Senate floor to be confirmed as U.S. Ambassador to India, according to a report Sunday by Axios, which says Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) has conceded defeat. Garcetti was considered a long shot for the Cabinet after Black Lives Matter activists staged protests […]

AL GOP Senate Hopeful Mike Durant in 2011: Disarming the Population ‘Would Be a Pretty Good Step Toward Law and Order’ in U.S. Cities

U.S. Army veteran Mike Durant, the current frontrunner in Alabama’s U.S. Senate Republican primary race, once suggested applying military philosophy to restore “law and order” in some U.S. cities by disarming the population. In 2011, Durant discussed the violence initiated by United Nations forces going door to door to seize firearms in a speech before […]

PBS Asks Senate Judiciary Committee GOP for ‘Warning for Viewers’ over ‘Graphic’ Content at Jackson Confirmation Hearings 

PBS asked the Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans for a “warning for viewers” over “graphic” content at Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Confirmation Hearings, according to a message obtained by Breitbart News. Source

Daines sews up support to lead Senate GOP campaign arm in 2024

Montana Sen. Steve Daines is aiming to lead the GOP’s campaign arm for the 2024 campaign, which will put him in the unusual position of trying to topple his own state’s senior senator. The second-term Daines confirmed in an interview that he’s interested in chairing the National Republican Senatorial Committee during the next election cycle. […]

Arizona House, Senate, Approve Measure Boosting Voter ID Requirements on November Ballots

The Republican-controlled Arizona House and GOP-led state Senate voted Monday to approve a measure on the November election ballot that would drastically increase the identification requirements needed for Arizonans who want to vote both in-person and by mail. Gina Swoboda, third vice chairman of the Republican Party of Arizona, announced the measure had been approved in a video posted […]

EXCLUSIVE: Jim Jordan Slams Senate Democrat Attempts to Revive Media Cartel Act

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), the ranking Republican member of the House Judiciary Committee, appeared on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Saturday with Matt Boyle today. Rep. Jordan slammed Senate Democrats’ attempts to revive the Journalism Competition and Preservation Act, which failed to pass his committee last year. “One of the things that jumped out at me this […]

Walker defies Trump, says he’ll stay in N.C. Senate race

Trump last summer endorsed Budd in the primary. But the congressman has failed to secure a significant lead over McCrory, despite the Club for Growth’s super PAC pledging at least $10 million to boost his campaign. Walker in early December attended a meeting at Mar-a-Lago, where Trump offered his endorsement to Walker if he exited […]

Opinion | How a Simple Twist of Fate Could End Democrats’ Control of the Senate

But there’s another possibility that should also have the Democrats reaching for the Maalox: A random act of fate could turn the Senate over to the Republicans not next January, but next summer, or next month, or next week. An illness or death could well trigger a political earthquake — by almost instantly switching control […]

Rand Paul Vows To Bring Fauci To Justice If GOP Wins Back Senate In Midterms

A CNN correspondent noted how Joe Biden appeared “confused” throughout an entire interview as he repeatedly mistook COVID home tests for anti-viral pills. The comment was made in reference to Biden’s 20 minute interview with ABC’s David Muir, during which the president attempted to defend his response to the pandemic and complaints that people in […]

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Dead at 82

Harry Reid, former Senate Majority Leader and Nevada’s longest-serving congressman, died on Tuesday at the age of 82. Reid’s wife Landra announced his death in a statement. “I am heartbroken to announce the passing of my husband, former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid,” she said. “He died peacefully this afternoon, surrounded by our family, following […]

Hope Hicks, other Trump alums join hedge-fund exec’s Senate camp

Sarah Huckabee Sanders makes an appearance on “Fox & Friends” in New York on Sept. 6, 2019. | Richard Drew/AP Photo The roster provides a hint at how McCormick would likely run his campaign: As a staunch Trump ally. The 56-year-old McCormick, who launched an exploratory committee this week, has deep ties to the Trump […]

Senate Parliamentarian Nixes Parole Amnesty in Build Back Better Bill

The Senate’s non-partisan debate referee has rejected the Democrats’ “Plan C” amnesty parole for 6.5 million migrants, so sending the Democrats back to plan their next amnesty push in early 2022. The Thursday evening rejection is possible because the Senate’s rules bar the inclusion of major policy changes in spending bills that are placed in […]

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