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White House, Senate Agree on a $2 Trillion Wuhan Coronavirus Stimulus Package

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 8:23am 3/25/2020 at 8:23am
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“We have a deal,” announced White House legislative affairs director Eric Ueland a little after midnight.

After a week of screaming and shouting, the White House and Senate agreed on a $2 trillion coronavirus relief package.

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Romney Will Vote for Senate Homeland Subpoena For Biden-Burisma Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 6, 2020 at 7:00pm 3/6/2020 at 7:00pm
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The office of Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) confirmed he will vote to subpoena documents in the Senate Homeland Committee’s investigation into Hunter Biden and Burisma Holdings.

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Alabama: Jeff Sessions, Tommy Tuberville Head to Runoff Election for U.S. Senate

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 3:00pm 3/5/2020 at 3:00pm
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Between the Crash and Bern and Warren coming in third in her home state, Super Tuesday was awesome. While much of our attention is on the Democrat presidential primary, there was an interesting development in Alabama.

Former Senator and former Attorney General Jeff Sessions failed to secure the Republican nomination for his...

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MA Senate 2020: Rep. Joseph Kennedy III Opens Lead Over Incumbent Ed Markey

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 2, 2020 at 9:00am 3/2/2020 at 9:00am
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Democratic Rep. Joe Kennedy III of Massachusetts is challenging MA Democratic Senator Ed Markey for the United States Senate seat he has occupied since 2013.

Markey has the backing of many established figures in the party, but Kennedy has opened a lead according to a new poll.

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Payback: Trump Promotes AOC Challenge to Schumer

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 10, 2020 at 1:00pm 2/10/2020 at 1:00pm

President Donald Trump took to Twitter to continue celebrating his impeachment acquittal by the Senate.

Trump made a series of predictions like Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez primarying Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Republicans winning the Alabama Senate seat, and Rep. Jerry Nadler will lose to his primary opponent.

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Cook Political Report Shifts Alabama Senate Race to Lean Republican After Doug Jones Votes to Convict

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 11:00am 2/6/2020 at 11:00am
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Senator Doug Jones (D-AL) was already facing reelection challenges for next fall, but things just got a lot harder for him. As a Democrat, Jones lucked into this job in Trump country. He might not have it for much longer.

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Impeachment Verdict: Trump NOT GUILTY on Both Counts

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 3:45pm 2/5/2020 at 3:45pm
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The Senate will vote on two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump at 4 p.m. ET.

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Swing-Vote Democrat Manchin Suggests Senate Censure Trump, Not Impeach Him

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 3, 2020 at 5:29pm 2/3/2020 at 5:29pm
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Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) bragged about his bipartisan ways during his floor speech on President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial as a way to point out the obvious: The Senate does not have the 67 votes to convict Trump.

Instead, he suggested the Senate censure Trump.

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Lindsey Graham Wants Senate Intelligence Committee to Call Whistleblower ‘to Understand How All This Crap Started’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 3, 2020 at 1:00pm 2/3/2020 at 1:00pm
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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said on Sunday Morning Features that his committee will call the whistleblower behind impeachment after the trial.

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LIVE: Trump’s Team, House Managers Give Final Closing Arguments Followed by Floor Speeches

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 3, 2020 at 11:00am 2/3/2020 at 11:00am
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President Donald Trump’s defense team and House managers will give their closing arguments on the Senate floor for the impeachment trial.

It starts at 11 a.m. ET and will last four hours. Senators will then have an opportunity to speak on the floor on why or why not the chamber should...

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CPAC Chair After Impeachment Witness Vote: Mitt Romney is “formally NOT invited to #CPAC2020”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 5:00pm 2/1/2020 at 5:00pm
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Back in April of last year, Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) lamented that the Mueller report left him “sickened” by Trump.  Apparently, he still is because he was one of only two Republican senators to vote with the Democrats for more witnesses in the Democrats’ sham impeachment circus.

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McConnell Resolution: Closing Arguments on Monday, Impeachment Vote on Wednesday

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 31, 2020 at 9:00pm 1/31/2020 at 9:00pm
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The Senate voted not to call additional witnesses and bring forth new evidence 51-49, with Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Mitt Romney (R-UT) voting yay with the Democrats.

The Senate then took a recess before voting on a motion from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to have closing arguments on Monday and...

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Senate Vote On Additional Witnesses: Rejected 51 (NO), 49 (YES)

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 31, 2020 at 5:40pm 1/31/2020 at 5:40pm
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Defeated, 49 YES, 51 NO.

Collins and Romney voted with the Democrats to Kavanaugh the trial.

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LIVE: Trump Impeachment Closing Arguments

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 31, 2020 at 1:00pm 1/31/2020 at 1:00pm
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I’d jot down the lyrics to the song “The End” by The Doors, but we all know the Democrats will not stop investigating President Donald Trump.

The Senate kicks off at 1 p.m. ET. They will vote on witnesses and additional documents. If that fails, which it likely will, the chamber will...

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Dems Likely Short On Calling New Impeachment Witnesses: Collins (YES), Alexander (NO), Romney (Wants Bolton), Murkowski (thinking about it)

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 11:03pm 1/30/2020 at 11:03pm
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The Q&A session just ended. Republican Maine Sen. Susan Collins wasted no time announcing she will vote yes on calling witnesses.

Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander will vote no.

*We will update this post as more senators announce their decisions.

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LIVE: Senate Finishes Question-and-Answer Session in Trump Impeachment Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 1:00pm 1/30/2020 at 1:00pm
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The Senate will conclude its Q&A session today. I encourage everyone to pay attention to it. I found it interesting, except when Adam Schiff speaks.

It begins at 1 p.m. ET.

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LIVE: Question-and-Answer Session Begins in Trump’s Impeachment Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 1:00pm 1/29/2020 at 1:00pm
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Today begins the question-and-answer session. The Senate has 16 hours total to ask questions, which will be split into eight hours today and eight hours tomorrow.

It will start at 1 p.m. ET. These next 16 hours could influence the witness vote.

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