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United States Senate: Upper house of the United States Congress
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprises the legislature of the United States. The Senate chamber is located in the north wing of the Capitol, in Washington, D.C.

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Chuck Schumer: No White House 'sneak preview' of Mueller report

Senate Minority leader, Senator Chuck Schumer says it's "imperative" to make the full report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller public. The top Senate Democrat says "the American people have a right..
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Sen. Chuck Schumer calls for Mueller report to be made public

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York said public pressure will force Attorney General William Barr to release special counsel Robert Mueller's final report of his Russia investigation. CBSN..
CBS News - Published

Videos for United States Senate

Top Republicans Call For Release Of Russia Probe Report [Video]Top Republicans Call For Release Of Russia Probe Report

After two years of collective waiting. Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly delivered his final report on the FBI's Russia investigation to Attorney General William Barr. And according to..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:47Published

Congressional Leaders Push for Full Mueller Report Release [Video]Congressional Leaders Push for Full Mueller Report Release

The Mueller investigation is over, and many officials have called for the full report to be released.

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Congress gears up for Mueller report [Video]Congress gears up for Mueller report

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has handed in a keenly awaited report on his investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election and any potential wrongdoing by U.S. President Donald..

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller Finishes Investigation [Video]Special Counsel Robert Mueller Finishes Investigation

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said he might be able to release "principal conclusions" to Congress as soon as this weekend.

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Schumer says Barr should Schumer says Barr should "make full report public"

Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer on Friday said U.S. Attorney General William Barr should not give President Donald Trump or his attorneys "special treatment" after Special Counsel Robert Mueller..

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GOP Groups Try Attracting More Women To Run For Office [Video]GOP Groups Try Attracting More Women To Run For Office

The disappointing drop in Republican lawmakers has led to a change in recruitment efforts by several GOP groups.

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WI governor 'happy' with judge's call on GOP laws [Video]WI governor 'happy' with judge's call on GOP laws

A Wisconsin judge on Thursday blocked legislation passed by Republican lawmakers during a December lame-duck session intended to curb the powers of newly elected Democratic Governor Tony Evers, calling..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:57Published

Kazakh police detain dozens at opposition rallies after president quits [Video]Kazakh police detain dozens at opposition rallies after president quits

Protesters took to the streets three days after the surprise resignation of veteran leader Nursultan Nazarbayev. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

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U.S. Senate Panel Schedules Hearing With Federal Aviation Administration [Video]U.S. Senate Panel Schedules Hearing With Federal Aviation Administration

Reuters reports a U.S. Senate panel has planned a hearing for March 27 on aviation safety following two fatal Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft crashes. The hearing, by the Senate Commerce subcommittee on..

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EPA Administrator Dismisses Efforts To Battle Climate Change [Video]EPA Administrator Dismisses Efforts To Battle Climate Change

The nation’s top environmental official dismissed efforts to combat climate change as misguided, says HuffPost. Environmental Protection Agency administrator Andrew Wheeler said “most of the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

New Kazakh leader hands Nazarbayev's daughter key post [Video]New Kazakh leader hands Nazarbayev's daughter key post

Kazakhstan's new president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev handed the key post of senate speaker on Wednesday to a daughter of his predecessor Nursultan Nazarbayev, who unexpectedly resigned a day earlier after..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:11Published

Beto challenged on Beto challenged on "actual policy"

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke was asked Tuesday, when voters would hear 'actual policy' from him rather than 'platitudes and nice stories'. The question came during an event at Penn..

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Key Senate Panel Split On Trump-Russia Collusion [Video]Key Senate Panel Split On Trump-Russia Collusion

According to Reuters, the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, is split along party lines over whether Donald Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. The division..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

GOP lawmaker sues Twitter for $250 million [Video]GOP lawmaker sues Twitter for $250 million

Republican Devin Nunes is suing Twitter and several Twitter users, claiming the site unfairly censored his tweets and subjected him to hateful messages. Zachary Goelman reports.

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Democrat Warren tests 2020 message in deep South [Video]Democrat Warren tests 2020 message in deep South

U.S. Democratic Senator and presidential contender Elizabeth Warren campaigned in Mississippi, Tennessee and Alabama, hoping to win over black voters who make up a key Democratic voting bloc. Zachary..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:37Published

Dems target massage parlor owner linked to Trump [Video]Dems target massage parlor owner linked to Trump

Democratic congressional leaders have asked the FBI to investigate the founder of a Florida massage parlor chain who is an alleged acquaintance of President Donald Trump, according to a letter released..

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Only One Democrat To Vote Against LGBTQ Protection Bill [Video]Only One Democrat To Vote Against LGBTQ Protection Bill

Sen. Joe Manchin (W.Va.) said Monday he would be the only Democrat in the Senate to oppose a nondiscrimination bill meant to expand federal protections for LGBTQ people. “I strongly support equality..

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Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Jokes Trump May Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Jokes Trump May "Tweet Him Out Of Office"

Business Insider reports Secretary of State Mike Pompeo joked Monday that President Donald Trump may fire him soon. While visiting his home state of Kansas for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit on..

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UK Parliament Won't Hold Third Vote on Brexit Deal [Video]UK Parliament Won't Hold Third Vote on Brexit Deal

A key U.K. member of Parliament said they won't vote on approving the Brexit deal again unless there are substantial changes.

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O’Rourke raises $6.1M in campaign’s first day [Video]O’Rourke raises $6.1M in campaign’s first day

Beto O'Rourke's campaign announced Monday that the former Texas congressman raised $6.1 million in his first 24 hours as a presidential candidate. Yahaira Jacquez reports.

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Beto O'Rourke Raises $6M in 1st Day of Presidential Campaign [Video]Beto O'Rourke Raises $6M in 1st Day of Presidential Campaign

O'Rourke's campaign says he raised over $6 million in 24 hours, beating Sen. Bernie Sanders' day-one fundraising total.

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Sen. Gillibrand formally launches presidential bid [Video]Sen. Gillibrand formally launches presidential bid

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand formally launched her presidential bid on Sunday morning, announcing she will deliver her first major speech next week in front of Trump International Hotel in New York..

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Ted Cruz's 2012 Campaign Fined for Misreporting Loans [Video]Ted Cruz's 2012 Campaign Fined for Misreporting Loans

The Federal Election Commission fined Ted Cruz's 2012 Senate Campaign $35,000.

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Letter from U.S. attorney general to lawmakers on Mueller report

The following is the text of the letter United States Attorney General William Barr sent to the heads of the Senate and House of Representatives Judiciary committees after Special Counsel Robert..
Reuters - Published

Trump Offers Fed Post to Stephen Moore, Campaign Adviser

If formally nominated and confirmed by the Senate, the Heritage Foundation economist would push for the central bank to cut interest rates to boost growth
NYTimes.com - Published

Call for support for thalidomide survivors

A Senate committee has released its final report into support for survivors of a morning sickness drug that caused birth defects in thousands of babies.
SBS - Published

On Washington: Trump’s Attacks on McCain Met With Silence From Many in Senate

A number of Senate Republicans have refrained from weighing in on the president’s attack on the war hero, wary of antagonizing Mr. Trump and conservative voters.
NYTimes.com - Published

Derryn Hinch forced to give evidence in Hanson-Young defamation case

David Leyonhjelm will call Senate colleagues to give evidence for him in the defamation case brought against him by Sarah Hanson-Young.
The Age - Published

Anti-EU populists surge in Dutch election, says exit poll

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte will lose his senate majority after upstart anti-EU populists surged in provincial elections just two days after a suspected terror attack in Utrecht.
France 24 - Published

Dutch PM loses senate majority to populists - exit poll

dutch pm loses senate majority to populists - exit poll
The anti-immigration Forum for Democracy looks set to be the second biggest party in the upper house.
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Chief of staff lands former senator's job

David Leyonhjelm's former chief of staff is filling his Senate seat, after he stepped down to contest the NSW state election.
SBS - Published

Senate Panel Calls FAA, Boeing Officials To Testify Over 737 MAX Plane Crashes Next Week

senate panel calls faa, boeing officials to testify over 737 max plane crashes next week
A United States Senate panel will hold a hearing on March 27 to discuss the two fatal Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft crashes since October on Wednesday, according to Reuters. The Senate Commerce..
WorldNews - Published

U.S. Senate panel to first grill FAA, then Boeing after fatal crashes

A U.S. Senate panel plans a hearing on March 27 on aviation safety after two fatal Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft crashes since October, and said it will also schedule a future hearing with Boeing and other..
Reuters - Published

Boeing, FAA officials called to testify in U.S. Senate on 737 MAX plane crashes

Boeing Co faced growing pressure in Washington on Wednesday with U.S. lawmakers calling for executives to testify about two crashed 737 MAX jets even as the world's biggest planemaker works to overcome..
Reuters - Published

Dutch government stands to lose Senate majority: exit poll

The Dutch governing coalition will lose its majority in the senate as a result of provincial elections in which a far right populist party booked major gains, according to an exit poll commissioned by..
Reuters - Published

U.S. Senate panel hearing set for March 27 with FAA after fatal crashes

A U.S. Senate panel plans a hearing on March 27 on aviation safety after two fatal Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft crashes since October, and said it will also schedule a future hearing with Boeing and other..
Reuters - Published

New Kazakh leader hands Nazarbayev's daughter key post

Kazakhstan's new president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev handed the key post of senate speaker on Wednesday to a daughter of his predecessor Nursultan Nazarbayev, who unexpectedly resigned a day earlier after..
Reuters - Published

Dutch government likely to lose Senate amid populist surge

Voting in provincial elections began in the Netherlands on Wednesday, just two days after a Turkish-born man was arrested over a shooting attack in the city of Utrecht, boosting Dutch populist parties.
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan’s Senate chair takes over as interim president

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev assumed the post of Kazakhstan's president on Wednesday following the surprise resignation of veteran leader Nursultan Nazarbayev after three decades in power.
France 24 - Published

Key Senate panel split on Trump-Russia collusion: sources

The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, known as perhaps Congress' most bipartisan panel, is split along party lines over whether Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia in the 2016 U.S...
Reuters - Published

Bio chronicles Sandra Day O'Connor, one of the most influential women in U.S. history

Sandra Day O'Connor made history when she became the first woman to serve on the Supreme Court in 1981. Former President Ronald Reagan appointed her to the position and the Senate confirmed her..
CBS News - Published

Corrected: U.S. Democrats target massage parlour proprietor linked to Trump

By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - (This story has been refilled to correct throughout to show Pelosi and Schumer released, but did not sign the letter, which four other lawmakers signed)..
Firstpost - Published

Iran Can’t Build Nuke Without Tripping Alarm Bells, US Says

iran       can’t build nuke without tripping alarm bells, us says
Intelligence director James Clapper says Tehran still has not decided whether to pursue militarization of nuclear program By Associated Press. March 12, 2013 "Information Clearing House" -"AP" -..
WorldNews - Published

Calls for ACCC to monitor energy market

The ACCC and energy regulator should monitor retail, financial contract and wholesale energy markets to halt anti-competitive conduct, a Senate committee says.
SBS - Published

Will more GOP senators go against Trump on foreign policy?

Mark Landler, Ramesh Ponnuru, Jamal Simmons and Amy Walter discuss the decision by 12 Republican senators to rebuke President Trump and what it means for 2020 Senate races.
CBS News - Published

Violence in DRC after president's party crushing senate defeat

violence in drc after president's party crushing senate defeat
The party of new Dr Congo President Felix Tshisekedi suffered a crushing defeat in Friday's senate election A police officer was killed in DR Congo on Saturday as violence broke out after the crushing..
WorldNews - Published

Ted Cruz campaign fined by FEC for not properly disclosing loans

His Senate campaign was fined $35,000
CBS News - Published

Trump issues veto over Senate border resolution

President Trump has issued his first veto, rejecting a resolution passed by Congress that would have overturned his emergency declaration on the border. But his plan to steer funding to build barriers..
CBS News - Published

Ted Cruz’s 2012 Senate Campaign Is Fined $35,000 for Unreported Loans

The loans for his first Senate race, totaling more than $1 million, became an issue during his 2016 race for president.
NYTimes.com - Published

Special Report: Beto O'Rourke's secret membership in a legendary hacking group

By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO(Reuters) - Some things you might know about Beto O'Rourke, the former Texas congressman who just entered the race for president: - The Democratic contender raised a record..
Firstpost - Published

Congo ex-leader Kabila's coalition wins decisive senate majority

Former Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila's coalition won a clear majority in senate elections on Friday, officials said, further undermining his successor Felix Tshisekedi's ability..
Reuters - Published

What happened to the middle in American politics?

what happened to the middle in american politics?
(CNN)Would you rather have a President who didn't do anything that the vast majority of the country didn't want -- or a President willing to do something very few Americans agree with but in which he..
WorldNews - Published

Dozens shot dead in New Zealand mosques

Here's the latest for Friday March 15th: Dozens shot dead in New Zealand mosques; Israeli airstrikes in Gaza after Palestinian rocket fire; Senate votes against emergency declaration; Storms in..
USATODAY.com - Published

Beto O'Rourke: Medicare for All is "one of the possible paths" to fix health care

Former Texas congressman and Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke is the latest Democrat to join the presidential race. He sat down with "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King for his first TV interview since..
CBS News - Published

AP Top Stories March 15 A

Here's the latest for Friday March 15th: Dozens shot dead in New Zealand mosques; Israeli airstrikes in Gaza after Palestinian rocket fire; Senate votes against emergency declaration; Storms in..
USATODAY.com - Published

Trump news – LIVE: President vows to veto national emergency resolution after Senate vote sees ...

trump news – live: president vows to veto national emergency resolution after senate vote sees ...
Donald Trump reacted to the Senate‘s decision to vote 59-41 in favour of a resolution expressing disapproval at his national emergency declaration over the...
WorldNews - Published

Senate votes to overturn Trump's national emergency declaration

The stage is set for President Trump's first veto, as the Senate voted Thursday to overturn the President's national emergency declaration. Andrew Desiderio, a Congressional reporter for Politico,..
CBS News - Published

On Politics: Senate Rejects Trump’s National Emergency

Congress has now voted for the first time to block a presidential emergency declaration, though not by enough to override President Trump’s promised veto.
NYTimes.com - Published

Mexico's Congress OKs new national guard championed by Lopez Obrador

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's Congress on Thursday approved President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's plan to create a national guard, a key piece of the government's strategy to rein in gang violence..
Firstpost - Published

Rosario Dawson confirms she's dating Cory Booker

The rumors are true! Rosario Dawson has confirmed that she is dating U.S. Senator from New Jersey and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker.
USATODAY.com - Published

Trump expected to issue first veto over border emergency

The Senate on Thursday firmly rejected President Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the border. A dozen Republicans sided with Senate Democrats. The president is expected to issue a veto in..
CBS News - Published

Democrat Beto O'Rourke barnstorms Iowa after jumping into presidential race

By James Oliphant BURLINGTON, Iowa (Reuters) - Beto O'Rourke made his debut as a Democratic presidential candidate on Thursday, betting his optimistic economic message, liberal immigration policies and..
Firstpost - Published

Trump vows 'VETO!' after bipartisan U.S. Senate rebuke on wall

By Amanda Becker and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday rebuked President Donald Trump by voting to end his border emergency declaration, as 12 Republicans joined..
Firstpost - Published

U.S. Senate rebukes Trump over wall but he vows veto

By Amanda Becker and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday rebuked President Donald Trump for the second time in as many days, with 12 Republicans joining Democrats to end..
Firstpost - Published

On Politics With Lisa Lerer: 2 Days in Congress, 3 Trump Rejections

There have been multiple bipartisan efforts in the House and Senate to rebuke the president over the wall, Saudi Arabia and the Mueller report.
NYTimes.com - Published

A little love on the campaign trail - Rosario Dawson dating Cory Booker

Actress Rosario Dawson, whose film credits include "Rent" and "Men in Black II," has confirmed reports she is dating U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Cory Booker, calling him "a wonderful human..
Reuters - Published

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