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Senators growing impatient with inspector general under investigation
www.washingtonpost.com
Homeland Security deputy inspector general Charles Edwards is under investigation for alleged misconduct and abuse of power. [...]
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The Filibuster Fight Is Back
www.thenation.com
On Thursday, Senate Republicans halted Representative Mel Watt’s nomination to head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). [...]
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Senate votes to proceed with funding bill
www.washingtonpost.com
Sen. Ted Cruz was forced to yield the floor under Senate rules, allowing the body to take up the key funding bill. [...]
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Senate Democrats to Advance Shorter Budget Measure
blogs.wsj.com
Senate Democrats will advance a shorter-term measure to keep the government funded after Sept. 30. [...]
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Why Won’t the Senate Let Joe Heck Become a General? – The World’s Greatest Deliberative Body
blogs.rollcall.com
When the Senate left town for the August recess, senators confirmed nominees for an assortment of posts ranging from Amtrak board member to ambassador to the Vatican. But one member of Congress’ military promotion was left in limbo. [...]
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Senate Control Hinges on the Fate of Southern Democrats
www.realclearpolitics.com
The transformation of the South from solidly Democratic to nearly all Republican in the half century since the 1964 Civil Rights Act has made the states generally inhospitable to Democratic politicians. And next year's elections will test whether the last remaining Southern Democrats can survive. [...]
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Cory Booker enters race for U.S. Senate
www.salon.com
The Newark mayor announced his candidacy on Saturday morning [...]
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