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US Senate hate crimes bill sails past...

US Senate hate crimes bill sails past...

World

Thu, Apr 15 2021

The bill cleared the initial hurdle with a bipartisan vote of 92-6

Senate passes Biden's $1.9 trillion...

US Senate passes $1.9 trillion Covid-19...

North America

Sat, Mar 6 2021

Final bill includes $400 billion in one-time payments of $1,400 to most Americans

US Senate referee: Democrats cannot...

US Senate referee: Democrats cannot...

North America

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Democrats and progressives had hoped to include the minimum wage increase in the legislation to help...

Trump urges Senate Republicans to dump...

Trump urges Senate Republicans to dump...

North America

Wed, Feb 17 2021

He claimed credit for McConnell's own win of another six-year term representing Kentucky in the Senate,...

OP-ED: A dangerous precedent

OP-ED: A dangerous precedent

The Conversation UK

Sun, Feb 14 2021

Trump has escaped once more, but the battle is far from over

US Senate acquits Trump as Republicans...

Republicans save Trump in impeachment...

North America

Sun, Feb 14 2021

In the vote, seven of the 50 Senate Republicans joined the chamber’s unified Democrats in favoring...

Senate surprises with vote for Trump...

Senate surprises with vote for Trump...

North America

Sun, Feb 14 2021

'Shelby says he’s seen three of these [impeachments] and this is the craziest'

Democrats set to detail case at Trump...

Democrats set to detail case at Trump...

North America

Wed, Feb 10 2021

Convicting the former president will require a two-thirds majority in the 50-50 Senate

US Senate takes first steps toward massive...

US Senate takes first steps toward massive...

North America

Wed, Feb 3 2021

A group of Republican senators met with the president on Monday in an effort to find common ground on...

US Senate confirms Yellen as first female...

US Senate confirms Yellen as first female...

North America

Tue, Jan 26 2021

Democratic Senator Ron Wyden called Yellen an 'exceptional economist' who is 'supremely qualified'...

House sends Trump impeachment article...

House sends Trump impeachment article...

North America

Tue, Jan 26 2021

If Trump is convicted, the Senate could bar him from holding office again

In Senate deal, Trump impeachment trial...

Trump impeachment trial put off until...

North America

Sat, Jan 23 2021

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said the agreement between Schumer and McConnell was 'fair to all...

News Analysis: Democrats have it...

Democrats have it all

North America

Fri, Jan 8 2021

The Democratic Party regains control of all-important US Senate after its candidates surprisingly won...

Democrat Warnock wins in Georgia; second...

Democrat Warnock wins in Georgia

North America

Wed, Jan 6 2021

Raphael Warnock to become Georgia's first Black US senator

Battle over $2,000 Covid-19 aid checks...

Battle over $2,000 Covid-19 aid checks...

North America

Tue, Dec 29 2020

The Democratic-led House of Representatives on Monday approved the direct payments in a 275-134

Pence goes to Georgia to help Republican...

Pence off to Georgia to join Republican...

North America

Fri, Nov 20 2020

Georgia has not elected a Democratic senator since 1996

Republicans add another seat in US Senate...

Republicans add another seat in US...

North America

Thu, Nov 12 2020

The Republicans now have 50 seats, compared to 48 for the Democrats in the 100-seat Senate

How Georgia could leave US Senate control...

How Georgia could leave US Senate control...

North America

Sat, Nov 7 2020

As of Friday, the Democrats and the Republicans each hold 48 seats in the 100-member Senate

Democrats fail to flip legislatures...

Democrats fail to flip

North America

Wed, Nov 4 2020

Republicans began Election Day with 59 state legislative chambers

Democrats favored to take control of...

Democrats favored to take control of...

North America

Wed, Nov 4 2020

A Justice Department official said the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) was getting complaints about...

US election: Democrats favourite to...

US election: Democrats favourite to...

North America

Mon, Nov 2 2020

Regaining control of Senate important to move forward with progressive agenda if Biden wins