May 16, 2022

McConnell Leads Secret Meeting Of Republican Senators In Ukraine

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell led a group of Senators through the streets of Kyiv, Ukraine, to meet with Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the Ukrainian president announced in a video shared Saturday.“The visit of the U.S. Senate delegation led by the leader of the Republican minority in the upper house of Congress Mitchell McConnell is a strong…

Americans Support Trump’s China Tariffs. So Why Are GOP Senators Trying To Tear Them Down?

Polling indicates Americans want to continue retaliating against China with tariffs, but most GOP senators are attempting to roll them back in a bill meant to increase U.S. competitiveness against the communist power. “It basically undermines the entire of U.S. trade policy, especially when it comes to China,” Nick Iacovella, senior vice president, Public Affairs…

Here Are The Four GOP Senators Who Were No Shows On Effort To Defund Vaccine Mandates

February 17, 2022 9:59 PM ET Four Republican Senators failed to show up to vote on an amendment that would have defunded the remaining vaccine mandates coming from the Biden administration.The amendment failed in the Senate on Thursday on a vote of 46-47. Republican Sens. Mitt Romney of Utah,  Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma, Lindsey Graham…

Transgender athletes ‘deprive’ women of opportunity, GOP senators say, push bill to ban them in college sports

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A group of Republican senators Wednesday argued that allowing males to compete in women’s sports steals opportunity and potential scholarships from female athletes – as they pushed a bill that would effectively ban males from women’s college sports.   “The activists who are pushing to open positions […]

Report Shows More Officers Dying in the Line of Duty

Last year was a deadly year for police officers. A report by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund shows 458 officers died in 2021, a 55 percent jump compared to 2020 and the most since 1930. COVID-19 was the leading cause of death, followed by gunfire, and traffic accidents. National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial…

Dow Closes Lower After Disappointing Bank Results

The Dow closed lower on Friday with a big drag from financial stocks as investors were disappointed by fourth quarter results from big U.S. banks, which cast a shadow over the earnings season kick-off. The Nasdaq and the S&P regained lost ground in afternoon trading to close higher. Meanwhile the consumer discretionary stocks put pressure…

Heavy Snow in Midwest Slows Travel, Closes Scores of Schools

A worker clears snow in Minneapolis, on Dec. 31, 2021. (David Berding/Getty Images) MINNEAPOLIS—Heavy snow spread Friday across a large swath of the Midwest, where travel conditions deteriorated and scores of schools closed or moved to online instruction. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for parts of Minnesota, the Dakotas, Iowa and…

Independent Aussie Grocers Keep Shelves Stocked

While Australia’s major supermarket chains may have experienced stock shortages due to COVID-19 delays, Sydney and Melbourne produce markets are reporting plentiful supply with distribution largely unaffected. The spread of the virus and isolation of many workers has seen shelves empty at big supermarkets along the east coast in recent weeks. National cabinet this week…

Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To End US Reliance On Chinese Minerals

A Republican and Democratic senator introduced legislation Friday that aims to end U.S. reliance on rare-earth metals sourced from and produced in China.The Restoring Essential Energy and Security Holdings Onshore for Rare Earths (REEShore) Act would prevent supply disruptions and bolster domestic production of the minerals, according to Sens. Tom Cotton and Mark Kelly, the…

Report: Republican Senators Team with Democrats to Negotiate $68B Omicron Stimulus Package 

Republican and Democrat senators are jointly negotiating an omicron stimulus package worth $68 billion dollars to boost President Joe Biden’s stumbling economy, the Washington Post reported Wednesday. While the omicron variant has added chaos to a labor market amid 4src-year high inflation, Republican and Democrat senators are beginning to talk about releasing more money, the report…

Bipartisan Majority of Senators Call on Biden to ‘Immediately Evacuate’ Afghans who Helped U.S.

A bipartisan majority of senators sent a letter to President Joe Biden calling on him to “immediately evacuate” Afghan allies who helped the United States while the military was in the country. Led by Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), the group asked Biden to pull out the Afghan allies using the “recently-passed legislation…

Collins: Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Has Support of At Least 10 Republican Senators

Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union” that the bipartisan infrastructure bill will be done this week, and at least 10 Republican senators are on board to vote for the legislation. Anchor Jake Tapper said, “So you’ve been working all weekend. What’s the holdup been? When will senators be able…

Joe Manchin Booed by Democrat Senators for Raising Concerns over ‘Infrastructure’ Expense

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) was reportedly booed Thursday by Democrat Senators for raising concerns about the expense of the $3.5 trillion “infrastructure” price tag. “One source described the West Virginian as being ‘jokingly booed’ by the other senators, but another source in the room did not see it that way,” Politico Playbook reported. “Tensions are torquing up…

Bipartisan Senators Call On POTUS To Pursue Investigation Into COVID Pandemic Origins

Several bipartisan senators called on President Joe Biden Wednesday to pursue an investigation into the origins of COVID-19. Republican Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, Republican Idaho Sen. Jim Risch, and Democratic New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez sent a letter to the president asking him to take three steps to uncover the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic.…

Republican Senators Threaten To Sink Bipartisan Infrastructure Plan After Biden’s Ultimatum

Republican senators are threatening to sink a recently negotiated bipartisan infrastructure compromise after President Joe Biden said that its adoption was conditioned on the passage of a complementary bill containing top Democratic priorities. Multiple senators who took part in bipartisan negotiations during the bill’s creation have already said that they may now withhold their support,…

Psaki Walks Back Biden’s Call-Out Of Democratic Senators, Says He Wasn’t Criticizing Them

White House press secretary Jen Psaki appeared to walk back President Joe Biden’s swipe at two Democratic senators for allegedly “voting more with” his “Republican friends.” Biden, during remarks Tuesday commemorating the centennial of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre in Oklahoma, highlighted the “right to vote” and urged Congress to act on this issue. Biden…

Arizona’s Democratic Senators Want More Homeland Security Personnel On The Southern Border

Arizona’s Democratic senators called on President Joe Biden’s administration to increase the number of Homeland Security personnel on the southern border to better respond to increasing number of migrants. In a letter Wednesday, Sens. Kyrsten Sinema and Mark Kelly also requested that the White House reimburse Arizona for its deploying of approximately 500 National Guard members…

Filmmaker Billy Ray Wants ‘Political Eradication’ of GOP Senators Who Acquitted Trump

Hollywood director and screenwriter Billy Ray is calling for the “political eradication” of the Republican senators who voted to acquit former president Donald Trump, saying that they must be voted out of office, “hounded” into retirement, or convicted. Ray, who co-wrote the screenplay for The Hunger Games and directed the Showtime miniseries The Comey Rule,…

McCaskill: Many Republican Senators Will Vote to Convict Trump

Former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) predicted Monday on MSNBC that many Republican Senators will vote to convict President Donald Trump after the House managers present their impeachment case, but the final tally will fall short of the 17 needed. McCaskill said, “What Liz Cheney has done is remarkable. She has stood up with courage and said,…

Durbin Says Senators ‘Have To Follow Their Own Conscience’ On Trump Impeachment

Democratic Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin told CNN anchor Jake Tapper Sunday that Senate members “have to follow their own conscience” on President Donald Trump’s impeachment. Durbin told Tapper on CNN’s “State of The Union” that he doesn’t know how members of his own caucus will vote to convict Trump. “I don’t know the answer to…

Biden Says ’Several’ GOP Senators Have Privately Congratulated Him On His Win

December 04, 2020 11:11 AM ET President-elect Joe Biden said Thursday night that “more than several” Republican senators have privately offered their congratulations for his electoral victory. Speaking with CNN’s Jake Tapper, Biden said that much of the Republican leadership would publicly acknowledge his victory once the Electoral College certifies the results on Dec. 14.…

MORE DEATH THREATS: GOP Senator’s Wife Received Gruesome Beheading Video After His Vote for Kavanaugh.

Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) and his wife Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as the 114th Supreme Court Justice in US history Saturday evening. And the hysterical, violent leftists melted down. The Democrats, led by Dianne Feinstein and Chuck Schumer launched the most evil smear campaign against Kavanaugh we’ve seen in modern times–and they still lost. Late Saturday […]

Grassley Demands All Communications Between Dr. Ford’s Legal Team And Senators, Alleged Witnesses, And Other Accusers.

Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley sent a letter to Dr. Ford’s legal team late Thursday night asking for all of their communications with specific Democratic senators, the alleged witnesses to her getting assaulted, as well as the other alleged victims. Grassley specifically asked for all direct or indirect communications between Ford or her legal team […]

BREAKING: Capitol Police Just Arrested a Democratic Congressional Staffer in the Doxxing of GOP Senators.

Capitol Police on Wednesday evening arrested a Democratic congressional staffer who allegedly doxxed a handful of Republican senators and then posted their personal information online. Jackson Cosko, 27, was charged with making public restricted personal information, witness tampering, threats in interstate communication, unauthorized access of a government computer, identity theft, second-degree burglary and unlawful entry, […]

These Senators Took Money from Iran Lobby Before Vote on Obama’s Nuke Deal — Iran Threatens to Out Bribed Officials.

Last week President Trump withdrew from the sham Iranian nuclear deal. President Trump knew the deal with the Iranian mullahs was not working. This was despite former Secretary of State John Kerry working against the Trump administration to salvage the weak deal with the Iranian regime. Of course, the Iranian regime is very upset with President Trump’s decision. […]

In Immigration Debate, Senators Must Put Americans and Their Dreams First.

The just-paused Schumer Shutdown of the federal government brought to mind one of the most surprising headlines I’ve ever read. Last September, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., joined with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., to pen a CNN.com op-ed headlined “Dreamers Are as American as Apple Pie.” If that pie came into the […]

GOP senators call for new “criminal investigation” leading to Hillary, and it’s bad.

Back last year — sounds funny saying that, but last December — I shared with y’all my thoughts about why the Democrats were all of a sudden clamoring about President Trump firing Robert Mueller. I postulated that the left, as always, were all on the same sheet of music, to include their liberal progressive media […]

Drudge Report: DNC Chair, 22+ Dem senators call on Al Franken to leave…

Democrats line up to call for Al Franken’s resignation; senator plans ‘announcement’ Thursday Democratic senators are urging Sen. Al Franken to resign amid sexual misconduct allegations. After the resignation calls, Franken’s office said the senator would make an announcement on Thursday. The Minnesota Democrat vehemently denies the latest accusation against him — by a woman […]

SENATORS PROPOSE ELIMINATING ALL RESTRICTIONS ON TRAVEL TO CUBA

It is outrageous that 55 senators endorsed a bill to lift all travel restrictions to communist Cuba without even asking for a single “Quid Pro Quo” from the regime. Even worse is the second bill to end the commercial embargo to Cuba, again without requesting a single “Quid Pro Quo from the communist regime. Cuban […]

In Classified White House Briefing, Senators Warned North Korea Threat Is ‘Urgent’

Senators were warned during a rare White House briefing Wednesday that North Korea’s nuclear and missile program posed “an urgent national security threat.” President Trump made introductory remarks during the secret, hour-long session for the senators. Updates on the situation were also provided by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, Chairman […]

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