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Earlier today, as the Senate came into session, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell came to the floor to discuss the government shutdown, and President Trump's recent proposal to negotiate. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) criticizes Pres. Trump's nominee for Supreme Court Justice, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, on his record and demands a review of all of Judge Kavanaugh's papers and emails. Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) praises the nomination and Judge Kavanaugh's record. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, gorsuch, brett kavanaugh, roberts, wade, leonard leo, washington, neil gorsuch
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) joined other Senate Democrats on Capitol Hill to talk to reporters about President Trump's Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: kavanaugh, texas, klobuchar, donald trump, washington
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The Wall Street Journal hosted its annual CEO Council meeting in Washington, DC. In this portion, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talked about the Senate Republican agenda, including passing tax reform, the 2018 budget, and an infrastructure bill. Sen. McConnell also talked about the Alabama Senate special election between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones. The majority leader called his party's nominee "a completely unacceptable candidate" in light of recent...
Topics: alaska, alabama, roy moore, mcconnell, lisa murkowski, washington, virginia, iran, mitch mcconnell
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke about the failed attempt to replace the Affordable Care Act, Russia's interference in the 2016 elections, and President Trump's remarks regarding with Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: russia, mueller, trump, washington, massachusetts, chuck schumer, alexander, pennsylvania, north...
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) responded to tweets by President Trump calling for a government shutdown when the omnibus budget deal expires at the end of September 2017. Minority Leader Schumer talked about the bipartisan nature of the deal and why the President should support it. He also spoke about President Trump's tax policy proposal. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) talked about the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to replace Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court. He laid out his reasons for opposing the nominee and talked a bit about the upcoming "Nuclear Option" threatened by the Republicans, positing that instead of Senate procedures needing to be changed, perhaps the nominee should be changed. He started his comments by paying tribute to those killed in St. Petersburg, Russia, in an explosion earlier...
Topics: gorsuch, obama, merrick garland, washington, breyer, mcconnell, neil gorsuch, russia
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) touted President Trump's expected executive order rolling back some environmental rules regarding energy production, specifically coal. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke about the consequences of repealing the Affordable Care Act, saying Democrats would hold Republicans responsible for the effects of repealing the health care law. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talks about his book "The Long Game: A Memoir", in which he discusses his life in politics. He is interviewed by Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN)
Topics: kentucky, louisville, burma, mitch mcconnell, johnson, alabama, washington, john mccain, harry...
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