#Senate

  • Roy Moore’s accuser: “Quit being willingly ignorant”

    Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore is losing more support over sexual misconduct allegations. Three of the state’s largest newspapers are telling voters to stand for decency and reject him. But Moore is still holding onto his base of evangelical Christians. Dean Reynolds reports.   Source: CBS News  Featured Image:...
  • The Latest: Moore’s wife defends husband, says he’ll fight

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – The Latest on sexual assault allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey says she plans to vote for Republican Roy Moore for U.S. Senate even though he faces accusations of sexual misconduct. Ivey told reporters Friday that...
  • Individual mandate repeal to be included in Senate’s tax bill!!

    Republican senators will include a repeal of Obamacare’s individual mandate in the revised version of the chamber’s tax overhaul to be released by the Senate finance committee Tuesday afternoon, according to two GOP aides. The committee’s Republicans were unanimous in their support for adding the repeal. Republican senators will...
  • How will President Trump address Roy Moore’s battle ???

    President Trump is set to play a decisive role in the Republican battle over Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore — if he chooses to do so. Trump, who so far has declined to directly address the allegations against Moore, is facing pressure from both sides. Senate Republicans signaled on...
  • 50 pastors sign letter of support for Roy Moore

    Kayla Moore, wife of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, shared a letter on Facebook indicating support from more than 50 Alabama pastors. Moore’s wife Kayla posted the letter to her Facebook page Sunday after days of controversy surrounding her husband and allegations he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old...
  • Roy Moore Accused of Sexual Assault of a Minor By New Accuser

    A new accuser of Republican Roy Moore says the U.S. Senate candidate once tried to force her to perform oral sex on him when she was just 16 years old.  Beverly Young Nelson appeared at a press conference Monday in NYC alongside attorney Gloria Allred to make the accusation,...
  • The Senate Now Has Mandatory Sexual Harassment Training

    The Senate is taking real steps to address growing concerns regarding sexual harassment. As allegations emerged regarding Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore on Thursday, the Senate unanimously approved legislation instituting mandatory sexual harassment training for Senate members, staff, and interns. The resolution was co-authored by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.)...
  • House Tax Reform Bill Is Good for Middle Class Families and Pro-Growth

    The U.S. House of Representatives is out with their draft version of tax reform today. If you want to get into the weeds, the bill, the detailed summary, and a bunch of one-pagers are all available here. The plan basically gets done what it needs to: it enacts permanent,...
  • Did the Senate just block U.S. consumers from filing class-action lawsuits ???

    U.S. consumers are on the verge of losing the right to sue their banks and credit card companies through class-action lawsuits. Vice President Mike Pence broke a 50-50 Senate tie Tuesday night, narrowly approving the repeal of the rule that blocked financial companies from requiring consumers to resolve disputes...