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Durbin: Trump Said Vile Things Repeatedly

After President Trump vaguely denied using objectionable language to describe African and Caribbean nations, Senator Richard J. Durbin, Democrat of Illinois, relayed his account of the events.
Contributing Op-Ed Writer: No One Is Coming to Save Us From Trump’s Racism

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: No One Is Coming to Save Us From Trump’s Racism

President Trump at the White House, looking out of the window of the Marine One helicopter last month.

Russian Hackers Now Targeting the U.S. Senate

“The same Russian government-aligned hackers who penetrated the Democratic Party have spent the past few months laying the groundwork for an espionage campaign against the U.S. Senate,” the AP
Paul Ryan Called Trump’s ‘Shithole’ Controversy ‘Very Unfortunate, Unhelpful’

Paul Ryan Called Trump’s ‘Shithole’ Controversy ‘Very Unfortunate, Unhelpful’

Paul Ryan called Trump's "shithole" comment “very unfortunate, unhelpful” at a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee event on Friday.
US Senate Targeted by Russian Hackers, Experts Say

US Senate Targeted by Russian Hackers, Experts Say

Members of the United States Senate are the latest American politicians to be targeted by Russian hackers, according to a report by the cybersecurity firm Trend Micro. Read more...
Op-Ed Columnist: The Republicans’ Fantasy Investigation

Op-Ed Columnist: The Republicans’ Fantasy Investigation

Senator Charles Grassley, Republican of Iowa, who has asked the Justice Department to look into the investigator who compiled the Trump-Russia dossier.
Paul Ryan Says He Will Not Attach DACA to Stop-Gap Spending Bill: ‘That’s Just Not Good Government’

Paul Ryan Says He Will Not Attach DACA to Stop-Gap Spending Bill: ‘That’s Just Not Good Government’

Paul Ryan said he does not plan to attach a DACA illegal alien fix to a spending bill, stating, "That’s just not good government."
John V. Tunney, Boxer’s Son Who Lasted One Term in the Senate, Dies at 83

John V. Tunney, Boxer’s Son Who Lasted One Term in the Senate, Dies at 83

Senator John V. Tunney in 1976, the year he lost his seat to a former Democrat.
John V. Tunney, Boxer’s Son Who Lasted One Term in the Senate, Dies at 83

John V. Tunney, Boxer’s Son Who Lasted One Term in the Senate, Dies at 83

Senator John V. Tunney in 1976, the year he lost his seat to a former Democrat.
New bill seeks to ban Huawei from any US government contracts

New bill seeks to ban Huawei from any US government contracts

Mere days since Huawei lost a deal with AT&T to sell its flagship phones in the US due to security concerns, the Chinese tech company faces a new challenge to its US expansion plans. Congress has
44 Percent of Voters Believe Repealing Any Part of Obamacare Is a Good Start

44 Percent of Voters Believe Repealing Any Part of Obamacare Is a Good Start

Forty-four percent of voters believe that getting rid of any part of Obamacare is a good start to repealing the Affordable Care Act.
Chelsea Manning has filed to run for US senate in Maryland

Chelsea Manning has filed to run for US senate in Maryland

Chelsea Elizabeth Manning, resident of a luxury apartment in Bethesda, Maryland, announced her candidacy for US senate as a Democrat in a January 11 campaign…

Chelsea Manning files paperwork to run for U.S. Senate seat in Maryland

Just one year ago, Chelsea Manning, the infamous transgender Army private, was sitting in a maximum security prison. Now, Manning has declared her intentions to…
Chelsea Manning will run as a Democrat for the US Senate

Chelsea Manning will run as a Democrat for the US Senate

She was released from prison last year.
Chelsea Manning is running for Senate

Chelsea Manning is running for Senate

She is looking to unseat an incumbent Democrat in Maryland. The post Chelsea Manning is running for Senate appeared first on The Daily Dot.

Report: Mitt Romney likely to run for a Senate seat in Utah

Mitt Romney has yet to officially announce his run for a Utah Senate seat, but he is already browsing for a campaign headquarters and assembling…
Sources: McConnell won’t allow amendments before FISA vote

Sources: McConnell won’t allow amendments before FISA vote

Rules? Who needs rules? The post Sources: McConnell won’t allow amendments before FISA vote appeared first on Hot Air.
Chelsea Manning announced that she’s running for U.S. Senate in Maryland, and here’s her first campaign video

Chelsea Manning announced that she’s running for U.S. Senate in Maryland, and here’s her first campaign video

Let’s face it: After the trainwreck that was 2017, we’re all a bit exhausted when it comes to politics. Between the GOP’s…

Watch: Chelsea Manning releases first campaign ad — it’s very dark and anti-government

Chelsea Manning, the transgender Army private who was convicted of crimes under the Espionage Act for leaking hundreds of thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks,…
Sen. Rand Paul: President Trump Cares ‘Deeply’ About Haiti, Financed Medical Mission Trip

Sen. Rand Paul: President Trump Cares ‘Deeply’ About Haiti, Financed Medical Mission Trip

Rand Paul said on Sunday that President Trump is not a bigot because the president previously financed a 2014 medical mission to Haiti.