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John ‘I’m Not Cut Out to be a Senator’ Hickenlooper Launches Senate Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 11:00am 8/22/2019 at 11:00am
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Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper dropped out the presidential race on August 15 after failing to make an impact. Rumors swirled the day before that he c...

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Will Vote for Kavanaugh Cost Susan Collins Her Senate Seat?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 6:00pm 8/18/2019 at 6:00pm
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Sen. Susan Collins (R) is seeking reelection in 2020, but there are some growing signs that it will not be an easy bid for the centrist Maine lawmaker.  Collins’ waffling during the confirmation hearings of Justice Brett Kavanaugh won her few (if any) friends or admirers on either...

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How Will Democrats Vote? Republican Sen. Steve Daines Introduces Resolution Condemning Socialism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 5:00pm 7/31/2019 at 5:00pm
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During his 2019 State of the Union address, President Trump proclaimed, “Tonight, we renew our resolve that America will NEVER be a socialist country.” While this did not make Democrat presidential candidate and avowed socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) happy, it’s a statement well in-line with the majority of...

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Fmr. Dem Senators: “Without Rural Voters, Democrats Will Flatline in 2020”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 3:00pm 7/30/2019 at 3:00pm
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In April, former Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Joe Donnelly (D-IN) launched the One Country Project. They developed this project as an effort to help Democrats win back the Senate and White House in 2020.  The focus of the project is on rural America and its “forgotten” voters who turned out...

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Elizabeth Warren Melts Down After Defense Secretary Nominee Rejects Her Insults

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 5:00pm 7/17/2019 at 5:00pm
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has been enjoying a steady rise in presidential polling numbers over the last two months. She also had very impressive numbers for second quarter fundraising, bringing in $19.1 million, coming in third only to Joe Biden and South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg.
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Senate Committee Strikes Bipartisan Deal On $4.6 Billion Border Bill

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 21, 2019 at 9:00am 6/21/2019 at 9:00am
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Democrat Aide Who Doxxed Republicans During Kavanaugh Hearings Headed to Prison

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 9:00am 6/20/2019 at 9:00am
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Almost a year ago, we witnessed the weeks-long drama of hearings to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. While progressive outrage theater transpired on the streets of DC and Democrats in the chamber made fools out of themselves, a very serious crime unfolded behind the scenes.

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Led by Sens. Cruz and Kaine, Senate Passes Unanimous Resolution Expressly Condemning Anti-Semitism

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 12:00pm 6/15/2019 at 12:00pm
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On Thursday, the Senate did what the House was unwilling to do earlier this year: Pass a bipartisan, unanimous resolution that expressly condemned anti-Semitism.

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Veteran John James Announces Another Senate Run for Michigan Seat

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 3:00pm 6/6/2019 at 3:00pm
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Veteran and business owner John James announced on Thursday he will run for the Senate seat in Michigan currently occupied by incumbent Democratic Sen. Gary Peters.

James ran against incumbent Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow in 2018. He only lost by seven points.

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Hoyer Acknowledges Strong Economy as House Democrats Push for Congressional Pay Raise

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 9:00am 6/5/2019 at 9:00am

House Democrats believe that those in Congress deserve a raise of $4,500 to make the base pay $174,000.

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer acknowledged the pay raise will face opposition by the Republican-controlled Senate, which led him to admit that America has a strong economy under President Donald Trump.

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McConnell pours salt in Democrats’ Merrick Garland wound: Yes, we’ll confirm Trump SCOTUS nominee in 2020

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 2:10pm 5/29/2019 at 2:10pm
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Mitch McConnell’s decision not to permit confirmation proceedings for Obama Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland in 2016 is an open, oozing, and painful wound from which Democrats have not emotionally recovered.

McConnell just poured salt in that wound.

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Barr: Mueller ‘Very Clear That He was Not Suggesting We had Misrepresented His Report’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 5:00pm 5/1/2019 at 5:00pm
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Attorney General William Barr testified in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee over the way he handled Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report.

We all know that the Democrats desperately wanted Mueller to find that President Donald Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia...

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Sorry, Schumer. Stacey Abrams Decides Not to Run for Senate in 2020

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/30/2019 at 1:00pm
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) tried so hard to get failed Georgia governor candidate Stacey Abrams to challenge Republican incumbent Sen. David Perdue in 2020.

It didn’t work as Abrams announced today she will not run for the senate in 2020.

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Mitch McConnell Wants to Raise Smoking, Vaping Age to 21

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 19, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/19/2019 at 1:00pm
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Mitch McConnell pushes forward with rule change to speed lower-level confirmations

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 1, 2019 at 8:30pm 4/1/2019 at 8:30pm
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Mitch McConnell has been a bad boy (in the eyes of Democrats) according to my email inbox:

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Congressional Dems in Disarray on Trump National Emergency Declaration and Green New Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 7:00pm 3/26/2019 at 7:00pm
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Democrats on Capital Hill faced two major defeats on Tuesday.

House Democrats couldn’t pull in enough votes to override President Donald Trump’s national emergency. The Senate Democrats threw a hissy fit by voting present instead of yes on...

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GOP Plans Constitutional Amendment to Stop Supreme Court Packing

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/21/2019 at 1:00pm
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The Democrats have made two areas a focal point in order to get their way: abolish the Electoral College and pack the Supreme Court.

I covered the dangers of eliminating the Electoral College yesterday. Now GOP lawmakers in both chambers want to

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