5 things to know about Sen. Mitch McConnell CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM For years, McConnell was the leading GOP foe of bipartisan efforts to curb election spending. A version of that legislation eventually became law in 2001, and McConnell was involved in a lawsuit challenging its legality. Eventually ... 11/4/2014 - 8:45 pm | View Link
Embattled Sen. Mark Begich's Secret Weapon: Alaska Mark Begich wants Alaskans to know he is one of them and an independent ... voted with his party to approve Obama's health care overhaul. But he opposed Democratic pushes for expanded gun sale background checks and his party's support for keeping the ... 10/19/2014 - 10:59 pm | View Link
Sen. Warner pushes for student debt relief plan at VCU Mark Warner (D – Virginia) pushed for a student loan debt and relief plan during a visit at VCU on Wednesday. Warner, who is challenged by Republican Ed Gillespie and Libertarian Robert Sarvis in the November 4 election, proposed bipartisan legislation ... 09/3/2014 - 2:32 pm | View Link
Sen. Warner Statement on Bipartisan Senate Vote to Extend Unemployment Benefits Mark Warner, D-Va., issued the following news release: U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner released the following statement after the U.S. Senate voted today on a bipartisan proposal to extend unemployment ... who have lost their jobs through no fault of their ... 04/9/2014 - 8:58 pm | View Link
Sen. Bennet seeks bipartisan assurances in taking partisan job wanted to make sure it would not interfere with my ability to work in a bipartisan way in the Senate," Bennet said ... Heading the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee pushes him into a leadership position in his first full term in the U.S. Senate ... 12/9/2012 - 6:06 pm | View Link
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Jobs & Economy Recent News on Jobs & the Economy. Here is what Senator Warner has been doing recently regarding job creation and economic recovery: 12/20/2014 - 7:35 pm | View Website
Jobs & the Economy Mark Warner knows that America cannot continue to lead the world without investing in our economy and our workforce. As Governor, he worked across party lines to make ... 12/19/2014 - 9:31 pm | View Website
Mark R. Warner Mark R. Warner, a Democrat, is the senior United States Senator from Virginia. First elected in 2009, Senator Warner has served the state of Virginia for 5 years. 12/19/2014 - 9:42 am | View Website
Zombies aren't just on TV. And they're not just shambling across the pages of low rent fiction. They're really here only they're bigger than you might have expected.
Because it's not individual humans who have succumbed to a mystery virus that leaves them rotting but upright—it's institutions. It's state agencies. It's police departments.
Tensions between New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city’s police — which boiled over in the wake of the assassination-style slayings of two officers Saturday — have been simmering since the mayor’s 2013 campaign and represent a sharp turn from the close alliances between the city’s mayors and its law enforcement over the past two decades.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he disagrees with President Obama's decision to normalize relations with Cuba and wants the president to demand the return of a convicted cop killer before diplomatic relations proceed.
Christie outlined his requests in a letter sent to the White House last week and released by his office Sunday.
Joanne Chesimard was convicted of killing a New Jersey state trooper in 1973 but escaped from prison and fled to Cuba, where she was granted asylum.
A spokeswoman for the White House's National Security Council says it will continue to press the Cuban government to return U.