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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

NEW YORK | Fox News draws a big audience for final Kavanaugh vote

NEW YORK — The Senate’s vote confirming Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh sent viewers flocking to Fox News Channel, which recorded its biggest Saturday audience in more than a decade. Fox’s daytime audience was bigger than any for the network since Hurricane Katrina in 2005, while its Saturday prime-time lineup eclipsed anything since the Iraq … Continue reading NEW YORK | Fox News draws a big audience for final Kavanaugh vote

Brett Kavanaugh | WASHINGTON | McConnell says Senate ‘not broken’ after Kavanaugh fight

WASHINGTON — Picking up the pieces after a contentious nomination battle, the Senate’s majority leader said Sunday that the chamber won’t be irreparably damaged by the wrenching debate over sexual misconduct that has swirled around new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. While Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Kavanaugh’s confirmation was a shining moment for the … Continue reading Brett Kavanaugh | WASHINGTON | McConnell says Senate ‘not broken’ after Kavanaugh fight