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WASHINGTON | Trump’s attorney general pick to tell Senate it’s ‘vitally important’ that Mueller be allowed to complete Russia probe

WASHINGTON — Jan 14, 2019—Trump’s attorney general pick to tell Senate it’s ‘vitally important’ that Mueller be allowed to complete Russia probe. By Associated Press

Political News: Prison and Sentencing Reform Passes the US Senate

BALTIMORE, MD – The NAACP published the following statement today: On December 18, 2018, the U.S. Senate passed, by a vote of 87 yeas to 12 nays, its version of the First Step Act, legislation which begins to reform our nation’s sentencing laws and prison terms.  This bipartisan legislation, which has been strongly supported and … Continue reading Political News: Prison and Sentencing Reform Passes the US Senate

Missouri Political News: Senator Caleb Rowden Elected as Missouri Senate’s Next Majority Floor Leader

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Yesterday, members of the Missouri Senate Majority Caucus elected Senator Caleb Rowden, R-Columbia, to serve as the Senate’s next majority floor leader. “I am humbled by my colleagues’ vote of confidence,” said Sen. Rowden.  “I first entered into public service because, as a soon-to-be new father, I wanted to play an … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Senator Caleb Rowden Elected as Missouri Senate’s Next Majority Floor Leader

MACON, Ga | Trump says he’s focused on Senate with 2 days until midterms

MACON, Ga. — President Donald Trump appeared to distance himself from the fate of House Republican candidates Sunday as he devotes his final two days before Tuesday’s midterm elections to helping Senate and gubernatorial candidates. Speaking to reporters as he left the White House en route to get-out-the-vote rallies in Georgia and Tennessee on Sunday, … Continue reading MACON, Ga | Trump says he’s focused on Senate with 2 days until midterms

PHOENIX | McSally, Sinema face each other in Arizona Senate debate

PHOENIX — Two congresswomen will face off in the sole Arizona Senate debate Monday evening, capping a contest that could determine which party controls the U.S. Senate. The race pits two triathletes and congresswomen against each other who have won multiple elections in swing districts. Martha McSally is a former fighter pilot who represented a … Continue reading PHOENIX | McSally, Sinema face each other in Arizona Senate debate