Category: U.S. Senate

5 ways to ‘drain the swamp’ once and for all (OPINION)

By Dale Glading _ It’s Not Rocket Science! Full disclosure: I have never held political office nor have I ever worked inside the Washington Beltway, so my proposed remedies for fixing the problems with our federal government may sound overly Read More

Green New Deal fails in Senate without a single ‘yea’ vote; Booker and Menendez vote ‘present’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s far-left ‘Green New Deal’ failed a U.S. Senate cloture vote on Tuesday evening without a single “yea” vote. Cory Booker and Bob Menendez of New Jersey both voted “present” as did all but three Democrats Read More

Menendez spends shutdown partying with lobbyists, ‘Hamilton’ cast in Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump remained in D.C. this weekend as the federal government’s partial shutdown became the longest in U.S. history. The Trumpster indicated his willingness to continue talks over the border wall funding impasse. At least 30 Read More

Gropacus teams with Flake to derail qualified judicial nominees

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Despite the fact that President Donald Trump has made no move to fire Robert Mueller, outgoing U.S. Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) is teaming up with Democrats to block qualified Trump judicial nominees until the Senate votes on Read More