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Republican Senator Rob Portman on Congressional hearing into the Capitol attack

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch CBSN Live Ohio Republican Senator Rob Portman and ranking member of the Senate Homeland Security Committee joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss Congress’ first hearing into the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Copyright © 2021 CBS......

Former presidential candidate Bob Dole diagnosed with lung cancer

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch CBSN Live Longtime Kansas Senator Bob Dole revealed that he has stage 4 lung cancer and will begin treatment next week. Dole is 97 years old. Copyright © 2021 CBS Interactive Inc. All rights reserved. Source link To......

Texas Senator Ted Cruz flew to Mexico amid state energy crisis, US media report

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Mr Cruz is a high-profile member of the Republican party. He ran unsuccessfully for president in 2016. An ally to former president Donald Trump, the senator was present in Washington last week for Mr Trump’s second impeachment trial, where he voted to acquit. BBC – For more and to sign......

Senator Graham’s call with Georgia official part of election probe: Washington Post

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Georgia prosecutor plans to examine a phone call between U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham and Georgia’s secretary of state as part of a criminal investigation into whether former President Donald Trump or his allies broke state law in trying to influence the results of the election, the......

Counterfeit N95 Scam Widens as Senator Demands FTC Investigation

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A key U.S. senator is calling on the Federal Trade Commission to investigate N95 mask fraud and federal agents announced the seizure of 1.7 million more counterfeit 3M masks in the New York borough of Queens as the breadth of a major scam concerning front-line health workers continues to grow.......

Richard Shelby, longest-serving Alabama senator, won’t seek reelection

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., speaks with reporters in the Senate subway on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018. Bill Clark | CQ-Roll Call Group | Getty Images Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., said Monday that he will not seek reelection next year, bringing......

GOP senator compares Trump impeachment proceedings to Soviet ‘show trial’

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here John Bowden Louisiana Sen. Bill CassidyBill CassidySunday shows preview: Budget resolution clears path for .9 trillion stimulus; Senate gears up for impeachment trial Don’t let this unifying moment go to waste Senate signals broad support for more targeted coronavirus......

VA Senator Warns of Marijuana ‘Overdoses & Deaths,’ Legalization Nears

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A Virginia state senator is making a big stink about the perils of marijuana as her state’s legalizing it … but she’s getting laughed out of the digital building over it. State Senator Amanda Chase tweeted Friday that mortality rates and overdoses in Virginia were sky-high … apparently all due......

GOP senator on lawmakers’ meeting with Biden about COVID-19 relief package

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Senator Bill Cassidy was one of 10 GOP lawmakers who met with President Biden Monday evening about their proposal to his $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package. Senator Cassidy joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the meeting, the GOP counteroffer......

GOP senators accept Biden’s White House invite to discuss COVID-19 relief

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Washington — A group of 10 Republican senators on Sunday have accepted President Biden’s invite to the White House to discuss his COVID-19 economic relief package, not long after that group had written to him to propose an alternative package.......

GOP senator stocks office with 13 former Trump staffers

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here John Rader, a native of Cookeville, Tenn., will be Hagerty’s chief of staff and was most recently deputy assistant to the president for strategic initiatives at the White House and also previously served on the National Security Council, working on......

Olympics: U.S. Senator Romney says ‘Hold the Games’, limit spectators

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TOKYO (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Mitt Romney has thrown his support behind the Tokyo Olympics this summer, saying the Games should be held with a limit on spectators at venues and would serve as an inspiration for the world during the COVID-19 pandemic. With the Games set to open in......

Senator Patrick Leahy, 80, is briefly hospitalized as a precaution after he reported feeling unwell.

New York Times
Senator Patrick J. Leahy of Vermont, the longest-serving senator and the president pro tempore, was briefly taken to a hospital in Washington for observation early Tuesday evening after he reported not feeling well, his spokesman said. He returned home a few hours later after an evaluation. Mr. Leahy, whose position......

Trump impeachment trial faces challenge from Republican Senator Paul

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump on a charge of inciting the deadly Capitol siege could draw its first challenge on Tuesday, with a Republican senator arguing that trying a former president would violate the U.S. Constitution. Trump is the only president to have been impeached......

Kamala Harris’ friends say vice president is fearless

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch CBSN Live Longtime friends of the former California senator say she has always stood firm in her beliefs and ambitions. Gayle King reports. Copyright © 2021 CBS Interactive Inc. All rights reserved. Source link To Return to the......

Justice Department closes investigation into Senator Richard Burr over stock sales

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here The Justice Department announced late Tuesday that it had closed the investigation in Senator Richard Burr without filing charges. Burr was under investigation for selling stocks at the same time he was receiving briefings as Senate Intelligence Committee chair......

Republican senator again asks legislature to override Gov. Evers emergency order

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here There is another call for lawmakers in Madison to gut an emergency order and mask requirement from Gov. Tony Evers. Sen. Steve Nass, R-Whitewater, on Friday said the governor once again overstepped his authority when he extended his emergency......

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