Tag Archives: Senate

Government Funding Deal Reached, Goes to Vote

The deal would fund the federal government through September. Bipartisan congressional negotiators reached an agreement late Sunday on a massive spending bill. If approved by the House and Senate the government would be funded through the end of September. According to officials, the plan would

Can Trump Unify the Republican Party?

Can Trump Unify Republicans?

As America approaches 100 days of President Trump, leadership questions remain. As we approach the 100 day mark, there is no doubt that Trump has failed to rally the country around him. Political divisions are as deep as they have ever been and no where

Senator Romney?

Mitt Romney is reportedly considering a Senate run. Speculation is running heavily that former Governor, and once Presidential hopeful, is considering running for the Senate in 2018. The catch? Romney will only run if Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) decides to retire. Senator Hatch had apparently

Neil Gorsuch Confirmed to Supreme Court

Neil Gorsuch Confirmed to Supreme Court

President Trump has his man. After a bitter battle along party lines that included a successful filibuster, block vote, and ultimately brought about use of the “nuclear option” by Senate Republicans, Neil Gorsuch has been confirmed as the next Associate Justice to the United States

Claire McCaskill will not vote for Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court.

Sen. Claire McCaskill Says No to Neil Gorsuch.

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO.) announced Friday that she will vote “no” for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. In a statement posted to Medium, the Senator has this to say. “While I have come to the conclusion that I can’t support Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme