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Blumenthal: GOP Senators Will Be 'Haunted by History' and Voters for Their 'Sham Trial'

Blumenthal: GOP Senators Will Be 'Haunted by History' and Voters for Their 'Sham Trial'

Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) said on Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s coverage of President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial that Republican senators will be “haunted by history and by the
Dem Sen. Blumenthal: We're 'Reaching a Point' Where Impeachment Articles 'Should Be Sent'

Dem Sen. Blumenthal: We're 'Reaching a Point' Where Impeachment Articles 'Should Be Sent'

While speaking to reporters on Wednesday, Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) stated that “We are reaching a point where the articles of impeachment should be sent.” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter
Blumenthal Claims As Many As 10 GOPers Have ‘Misgivings’ About McConnell Strategy

Blumenthal Claims As Many As 10 GOPers Have ‘Misgivings’ About McConnell Strategy

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) claimed this week that as many as 10 Republican senators have “very severe misgivings” about how...
Beware Of Anonymous Republicans 'Concerned' About McConnell's Impeachment Plans

Beware Of Anonymous Republicans 'Concerned' About McConnell's Impeachment Plans

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has announced that he is “not an impartial juror” and pledged to conduct an impeachment trial of Donald Trump in “total coordination” with the White House.
Blumenthal: 5 to 10 Republican Senators Have 'Severe Misgivings' About McConnell Impeachment Strategy

Blumenthal: 5 to 10 Republican Senators Have 'Severe Misgivings' About McConnell Impeachment Strategy

On Thursday, during "Capitol News Briefing" on the Connecticut Network, Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) said that several of his Republican colleagues had "severe misgivings" about Senate Majority
Blumenthal: Trump's 'Abject Criminality' Exactly Why Founders Created Impeachment

Blumenthal: Trump's 'Abject Criminality' Exactly Why Founders Created Impeachment

On Thursday’s broadcast of CNN’s “The Situation Room,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) argue President Donald Trump’s “abject criminality” in his dealings with Ukraine was exactly why the Founding

Congress worries sale of .org could harm non-profits

Control over the .org internet domain is close to changing hands, and American politicians aren't happy. Senators Richard Blumenthal, Elizabeth Warren and Ron Wyden have joined Rep. Anna Eshoo in
Blumenthal: Mitch McConnell Is 'Undermining the Credibility' of Impeachment Trial

Blumenthal: Mitch McConnell Is 'Undermining the Credibility' of Impeachment Trial

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “The Situation Room,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-KY) coordinating with the White House about the upcoming Senate
Dem Sen. Blumenthal: Up to Ten Republicans Might Vote to Convict Trump, Don't Rule Out 'Unpredicted Evidence'

Dem Sen. Blumenthal: Up to Ten Republicans Might Vote to Convict Trump, Don't Rule Out 'Unpredicted Evidence'

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) stated that he thinks up to ten Senate Republicans will vote to convict President Trump, but that there could be
Sen. Blumenthal: Lindsey Graham Will 'Regret' Investigating Biden

Sen. Blumenthal: Lindsey Graham Will 'Regret' Investigating Biden

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) said his colleague Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) would end up regretting investigating 2020 presidential hopeful former Vice
Blumenthal: Trump Is 'Trying to Taint the Jury Pool'

Blumenthal: Trump Is 'Trying to Taint the Jury Pool'

On Thursday’s broadcast of CBS’s “Evening News,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) accused President Donald Trump of attempting to “taint the jury pool” by hosting a lunch today at the White House for
Senate Dems Submit FOIA Request To DOJ To Get Info On Ukraine, Efforts To Probe Biden

Senate Dems Submit FOIA Request To DOJ To Get Info On Ukraine, Efforts To Probe Biden

A handful of Senate Democrats used a public records request law to try to compel the Justice Department to give...
Dems To Cite Trump’s G-7 Doral Mess As More Evidence In Their Emoluments Lawsuit

Dems To Cite Trump’s G-7 Doral Mess As More Evidence In Their Emoluments Lawsuit

Democrats suing President Donald Trump over alleged emoluments clause violations will bring up Trump’s now-reversed decision to hold next year’s...

Senate bill aims to make user data 'portable' across social networks

Three senators think they have a way to address some of the antitrust concerns around social media companies. Today, Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-Virginia), Josh Hawley (R-Missouri) and Richard Blumenthal
FY19 had highest number of border apprehensions since 2007

FY19 had highest number of border apprehensions since 2007

"...approximately 851,000 people in the U.S. government’s fiscal 2019" The post FY19 had highest number of border apprehensions since 2007 appeared first on Hot Air.
Democrats: Trump Asked Foreign Power to 'Attack' Our Elections

Democrats: Trump Asked Foreign Power to 'Attack' Our Elections

Democrat lawmakers on Thursday reacted to the release of the "whistleblower" complaint fueling their party's latest impeachment effort, calling it a "bombshell," accusing President Trump of acting
Several Senate Democrats Push For Impeachment Inquiry Into Trump

Several Senate Democrats Push For Impeachment Inquiry Into Trump

Several Senate Democrats are now calling on the House to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump as the Ukraine...
Watch Live: Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Antitrust Hearing

Watch Live: Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Antitrust Hearing

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold an antitrust hearing Tuesday featuring witnesses from the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice.

Senators question whether Facebook is doing enough to protect kids’ privacy

Senators are questioning Facebook again. This time their concerns are related to a design flaw that let thousands of kids join group chats with unauthorized users, The Verge reports. Senators Edward
Republicans Fear ‘Extinction in the Suburbs’ Over Gun Control

Republicans Fear ‘Extinction in the Suburbs’ Over Gun Control

After two gruesome mass shootings in a 24-hour span, some Republicans are raising alarms that their opposition to new firearm limits is making the party toxic to the suburban women and college