Tag : U.S. Senate
2016 U.S. Elections Super Tuesday title : US May Retaliate Against Russia For Hacking The Elections
summary : The US government is set to announce measures this week in response to what it believes is an attack on the electoral process. Majority of the Senate also in support of the move.
date : Dec 29, 2016 01:31 AM EST
Planned Parenthood title : Senate Fails to Pass Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood; Group Stands By Videos, Release Another Online
summary : The Senate voted and failed to pass a plan to defund Planned Parenthood of $500 million in federal funding on Monday. The group behind the videos that triggered the vote in the first place has released a fifth video online Tuesday.
date : Aug 05, 2015 04:23 AM EDT
Barack Obama and Elizabeth Warren on Transpacific Trade Partnership title : Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal: Senate Democrats Place Stumbling Block on Deal Favored By President Obama
summary : In a surprise move, Senate Democrats helped block a bill mainly supported by Republicans that would have given authority to President Barack Obama to ease trade deals through Congress. That decision could make it harder to win bipartisan approval for the landmark trade deal known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TTP.
date : May 13, 2015 07:14 PM EDT