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Senators will view FBI report on Kavanaugh Thursday

Senators are being told that they will get to review a supplemental FBI background investigation into Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Thursday, but...

Trump orders new FBI investigation into Kavanaugh after Senate request

on Friday asked the FBI to investigate sexual assault allegations against Brett Kavanaugh after Senate Republicans agreed to a one-week investigation, temporarily delaying...

Amnesty International calls to halt Kavanaugh nomination

Amnesty International is calling on senators to to halt the nomination of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh over his "possible involvement" in human rights...

Booker threatens release of committee confidential documents

Sen. (D-N.J.) on Thursday said during the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh that he will release "committee confidential" documents, which have...

Senate approves resolution warning Trump not to hand over US officials

The Senate on Thursday approved a resolution warning not to let the Russian government question diplomats and other officials, shortly after the White House...

Senate confirms Trump DOJ nominee with ties to Russian bank

The Senate confirmed 's nominee to lead the Justice Department's Criminal Division despite concerns about his ties to a bank that has come...

Feinstein: Senate should follow ‘McConnell standard,’ wait to vote on Supreme...

Sen. (Calif.), the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, wants the Senate to apply the "McConnell standard" and wait until after the midterm...

McCain: Trump ‘diminishing America’s leadership’

Sen. (R-Ariz.) excoriated on Friday for calling on Russia to be invited back to the Group of Seven, blasting the move as the "antithesis"...

Senate Dems move to force net neutrality vote

Senate Democrats on Wednesday formally launched their push to bring a vote on restoring net neutrality protections to the Senate floor. "I believe that...

Senate panel approves bill to protect special counsel

The Senate Judiciary Committee approved legislation on Thursday to protect special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead...