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Nuclear Option

Senate Goes ‘Nuclear’ to Push in Trump Supreme Court Pick

Republican lawmakers in the Senate rewrote chamber rules, using the “nuclear option,” to clear the…

Neil Gorsuch

Senate Committee Set for Clash on Gorsuch Supreme Court Confirmation

The Republican-led Senate Judiciary Committee, split along party lines over whether Neil Gorsuch should be…

Coretta Scott King Elizabeth Warren

Reading of Coretta Scott King Letter Results in Senate Fight, Silencing of Lawmaker

Apparently the words of the wife of Martin Luther King were too much for Senate…

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:This Week in Politics

Let’s take another look at the political week that was… ●      Over 500 people have…

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL: This Week in Politics

Another look at the political week that was… ●      First Lady Michelle Obama delivered…

Mitch McConnell

Republican Senate Minority Leader Addresses Uninsured

After "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace asked Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell what the…

White Redemption 2.0:Barack, Trayvon and Lessons from 1877

The post-Civil Rights era has seen advances in civil liberties, but they are juxtaposed by…