US Senate

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Outrage swelled on Thursday after Senate Republicans changed the rules in their favor , all but ensuring Friday's confirmation of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch . "Today, the world's so-called greatest deliberative body has become the latest casualty in the right-wing onslaught on our democracy," said Wade Henderson,...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The four Senate Democrats who voted Thursday to advance the nomination of Neil...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Republicans in the U.S. Senate successfully rewrote the rules on Thursday, with...

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Most cringeworthy moment of a too-often cringeworthy Congress, ever: The pallid churlish leaders of the House and Senate forced by circumstance - a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony honoring Martin Luther King and Coretta Scott King - to hold hands and join in an excruciating, swaying, bumbling rendition of "We Shall Overcome." Mitch McConnell wins the Deer In Headlights Award, by a graceless hair. Maybe one day we'll overcome these people. Here's Pete Seeger, doing it right.