Sen. Gillibrand Pushes for Uniform Response to Sexual Assault on College Campuses AMHERST, N.Y. -- Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who has reintroduced a strengthened version of a bill aimed at combating sexual assault on college campuses, met Monday with ... will be a stricter version of the bipartisan Campus Accountability and Safety ... 03/2/2015 - 2:23 am | 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 - 12:32 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 ... 12/10/2012 - 2:55 am | View Link
Sen. Warner: $4T in debt cuts shouldn’t be an ‘ultimate heavy lift’ Hillary’s unlikely ally: The media Hillary Clinton has an unlikely ally in her bid to defeat Donald Trump... North Carolina governor's... North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has doubled down on his support for H.B. 2... Senate passes bill allowing 9/11 ... 08/27/2011 - 3:47 am | View Link
Sen. Warner pushes a targeted approach to jobs In the jobs war against China, India and the rest of the global economy, a few million dollars in U.S. incentives can't hurt. So it was Friday that a Virginia Democrat and Republican – Sen. Mark Warner and Rep. Frank Wolf, respectively – announced a ... 06/10/2011 - 5:26 am | View Link
Big Government Articles The U.S. Department of Labor’s final rule change that expands overtime for salaried employees earning $23,660 to $47,476 will cleverly hammer the private sector and ... 05/25/2016 - 10:12 pm | View Website
Chuck Schumer Charles Ellis "Chuck" Schumer (/ ˈ ʃ uː m ər /; born November 23, 1950) is an American politician and the senior United States Senator from New York and a member ... 05/23/2016 - 5:28 pm | View Website
Rubio opens a new front against Cruz: Taxes It's on. ... On Monday, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) lobbed an opening salvo in what’s likely to become a new front of disagreement in the GOP primary race ... 05/23/2016 - 10:47 am | View Website
Congressman Gerry Connolly : News Congressman Gerry Connolly released the following statement on Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld's finalized Safe Track Maintenance Plan. Read more. 05/23/2016 - 5:17 am | View Website
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Both of Donald Trump’s rallies in California on Friday were met by protesters, some of whom clashed with law enforcement and were arrested, prompting Trump to thank police for “handling the thugs.”
“Fantastic job on handling the thugs who tried to disrupt our very peaceful and well attended rally,” Trump tweeted to the San Diego Police Department on Friday night.
NPRBe Like Bernie: Sanders Looks To Spread His Political WealthNPRThe political revolution that Bernie Sanders began may still be felt at the ballot box this November even if he's not the Democratic nominee for president. The Vermont senator is beginning to expand his political network by helping upstart progressive
Waaaaaaay back in 1883, author and abolitionist Frederick Douglass wrote about how crime had become racialized, saying that the U. S. had a tendency to “impute crime to color.” Scholar Angela Davis wrote about how, once chattel slavery ended, “Black Codes” were established specifically targeting the African-American population in such a way that certain actions were “criminalized only when the person charged was Black.” These discriminatory acts may have their genesis in the late 19th century but they are being played out in real time—here and now, in the 21st century.