In this week's look at politics, the U.S. attorney general tells the president to stay out of the Justice Department but did he mean it? Meanwhile, Congress tries to reign in Trump's war powers. NPR - Published
Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., led the effort to pass a bipartisan war powers resolution to end the president's ability to launch further strikes against Iran. The Trump administration has vowed to veto it. NPR - Published
Italy’s right-wing opposition leader Matteo Salvini compared himself to President Trump Wednesday after the Italian Senate voted to allow prosecutors to put him on trial for allegedly holding 132.. FOXNews.com - Published
The approval followed the presentation of the report of the Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariffs which considered the proposed budget for the Service.
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France's Senate voted on Wednesday in favour of a bill that would allow single women and lesbian couples access to in-vitro fertilization (IVF), the first major social reform of President Emmanuel.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Watch VideoSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made some concessions to rules in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. But important issues remain.
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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. SENATE APPROVES RULES FOR IMPEACHMENT TRIAL Opening arguments will now be spread over three.. Seattle Times - Published
Senators voted to block four separate motions from Democratic leader Chuck Schumer to subpoena records and documents related to Trump's dealings with Ukraine.
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The Senate overwhelmingly passed with bi-partisan support a new North American trade deal in what is seen as a major victory for President Donald Trump, who made replacing NAFTA one of his key campaign.. RTTNews - Published Also reported by •WorldNews •SFGate •Reuters
Canada still needs to approve the trade deal before it can take effect and replace the 26-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement reviled by Trump Haaretz - Published Also reported by •CBC.ca •CP24
The US Senate on Thursday voted overwhelmingly to approve a new North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a second trade win in as many days just as his impeachment trial was set to.. France 24 - Published