Posts Tagged ‘ Senate Democrats ’

Senate Democrats Blocking Donald Trump Court Picks

Jul 5th, 2017 | By

Senate Democrats are turning to procedural tactics to delay confirmation of President Trump’s appeals court picks, and conservative groups are firing back with a new ad in Michigan trying to force two Democrats to clear a path for one embattled nominee. The Judicial Crisis Network says it will spend $140,000 on the ad, which demands

[continue reading…]

Democrats Stall Trump Cabinet Picks With Boycott, Panel Shutdown

Feb 1st, 2017 | By

Democrats launched an all-out assault Tuesday on President Trump’s Cabinet picks, boycotting one committee to block the health and treasury nominees and using arcane rules to force another panel to shut down before it could vote on attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions.

Rep. Gohmert: Fire Senators Who Failed To Demand VA Bill Vote

May 27th, 2014 | By

Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX) thinks U.S. Senators should be fired for not demanding a vote on a House bill that permits the Veteran’s Administration to easily fire incompetent or corrupt employees.

21 Senate Democrats Up For Re-Election – More Than Half Are At Risk

Nov 29th, 2013 | By

Senate Democrats are sweating bullets over Obamacare and the impact it will have on their re-election campaigns in 2014. They rammed it through the Senate and now they’re going to be forced to live with the consequences of seeing millions of Americans lose their health insurance. The latest toll is 5.5 million, but this number will rise to at least 100 million in 2014.