Expert: 2020 election about the president and Senate for markets
Ed Mills, political policy analyst at Raymond James, and Jim Lucier, managing director at Capital Alpha Partners, join "Closing Bell" to talk about the 2020 election, the Democratic hopefuls and the impact on the market.
Former Haitian Senate President Calls Clintons 'Common Thieves Who Should be in Jail'
Bernard Sansaricq says the Clintons brought their 'pay to play' politics to Haiti.
Child sexual abuse victims, legal scholars and pro-Catholic Church experts to testify before...
The decade-old effort to reform Pennsylvania's child sex crime laws continues on Wednesday as nearly two dozen experts are poised to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee, which will determine the fate of three proposals aimed at reforming child sex crime laws.
Kentucky Senate president: Bevin should concede if recanvass confirms results
Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers (R) said Gov. Matt Bevin (R) should concede the Bluegrass State’s razor-thin gubernatorial race if a recanvass confirms he fell short.
What’s closed, open on Presidents Day?
“Originally established in 1885 in recognition of President George Washington, it is still officially called ‘Washington’s Birthday’ by the federal government,” according to History.com. Traditionally celebrated on February 22—Washington’s actual day of birth—the holiday became popularly known as Presidents Day after it was moved as part of 1971’s Uniform Monday Holiday Act, an attempt to create more three-day weekends for the nation’s workers. While several states…
Senate president eyes new NJ Transit funding proposals before Murphy budget in March
The Senate President Stephen Sweeney, D-3rd District, Thursday said he wants to be able to propose a new, “dedicated source of funding” for NJ Transit before Gov. Phil Murphy introduces his budget in March. Lawmakers and the Murphy administration are grappling with how to finance the beleaguered mass transit agency without having to raise fares. ...
FAQ: What you need to know about prostate cancer
Maryland Senate President Mike Miller is not alone in his diagnosis of prostate cancer.
How to Conduct a Trial in the Senate
The Constitution does not provide procedural guidelines for how an impeachment trial is to be conducted—so the senators of 1868 had to figure it out as they went.
What The Senate Will Do About Impeachment
House testimony clearly shows that the president has committed impeachable offenses. The question is now what the Senate will do about it.
Transportation bills before House, Senate
The House and Senate have yet to resolve differences on their respective funding measures for the US Transportation Department as lawmakers will return to Washington next week. The Senate bill calls for $679 million for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, for which the House bill would allocate $677 million.
10 Presidents and the Diseases They Suffered From
From heart failure to depression, U.S. presidents have suffered from common health problems. Learn about the health issues of the men in the Oval Office.
Submit questions for Senate Dist. 36 runoff
The Council for A Better Louisiana and Louisiana Public Broadcasting will host a candidate debate featuring the two remaining candidates in the 2019 Louisiana governor’s race The debate will air live on Wednesday, October 30 from 7-8 p.m. on LPB stations around the state. It will originate from the studios of LPB Both Governor John Bel Edwards and businessman Eddie Rispone have agreed to participate in…
WATCH: How Should Senate Handle The Impeachment Trial?
Hirono, Top Senate Dems Call For Return Of DACA
WASHINGTON — Don’t look to U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono to strike a cheery note when talking about the future of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, an Obama era program that blocked young undocumented immigrants known as “dreamers” from deportation. President Donald Trump announced in 2017 that his administration was ending DACA, saying his predecessor, Barack …
Game on: What to make of Senate privacy bills and hearing
Ahead of a Senate Commerce Committee hearing, Cameron Kerry analyzes privacy proposals from Sens. Roger Wicker (R-MS) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA).
Some movement in the Senate on funding, but concerns remain
The Senate is moving ahead on a package of funding bills with bipartisan support, but spending levels for homeland security and defense continue dog lawmakers, with a shutdown still a possibility.
How Should The Senate Deal With An Unconstitutional Impeachment By The House?
If the House of Representatives were to impeach President Trump on the two grounds now before it, the senate would be presented with a constitutional dilemma...
Opinion: Governor Bullock should be in US Senate
Gov. Steve Bullock says he doesn't want to run for a U.S. Senate seat. This columnist urges him to reconsider.
If impeachment comes to the Senate — 5 questions answered
If the House impeaches Trump, what could McConnell do to influence the process — and outcome — of a trial?
How the Senate can stop a purely partisan impeachment
Should the charges that come out of the House be legitimized in any way?
What could happen if the Impeachment reaches the Senate
spectator.org/the-cataclysmic-disaster-the-impeachment-democrats-have-overlooked/ This is a bit long, skip down to the last few paragraphs if you like. If Republicans in the Senate get this impeachment dumped on them it could cause a sh1t storm for democrats that they won't forget for a...