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May 14 Senate Roll Call Vote #180 (65-33) Link Here -- 13 Dems voted YEA . Surprises in the YEAs: Feinstein (D-CA), Shaheen (D-NH), Warner (D-VA), Kaine (D-VA), Bennet (D-CO), Coons (...
by e2247
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 12:52 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Days after Senate janitors and cafeteria workers walked out to protest low wages, and after one janitor's homelessness made news, ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 10:03 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
Tomorrow, federal regulators from the FCC and the DOJ will be meeting with Comcast officials to discuss Comcast’s proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable. A group of six senators —Ed Markey (...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 02:22 PM PDT with 99 Recommends
Do you remember when Rand Paul was threatening to run for President to Hillary Clinton's left on war and peace? It seems like ancient history now, doesn't it? When the Administration announced the ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 12:06 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Chemical lobbyist exposed as author of new bill to regulate industry (link to video segment) : Rachel Maddow reports on the discovery that a draft of a new law to make much-needed updates to ...
by Eric Nelson
Comment Count 45 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 01:12 AM PDT with 113 Recommends
Maybe there are "some things" that money, just can't buy ... Senate attempt to override Keystone veto falls short by Jennifer A. Dlouhy, Washington Bureau, expressnews.com -- March 4, 2015 ...
by jamess
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2015 at 07:00 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Yesterday, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), along with five colleagues--Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Ed Markey (D-MA), and Jeff Merkley (D-OR)--wrote to ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2015 at 04:44 PM PST with 35 Recommends
Sens. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and John ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2015 at 08:32 AM PST with 24 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 119 comments on Wed Jan 21, 2015 at 06:30 AM PST with 35 Recommends
Republicans like to point to Keystone XL as one of their signature jobs bills and, when oil prices are high, like to imply that it would mean cheap oil flowing free in America. But Tuesday ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 145 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 12:39 PM PST with 164 Recommends
President Obama has promised to veto the Keystone XL bill currently in Congress. But before he gets to do that, Senate Democrats are going to use it to make a few ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 81 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2015 at 07:11 AM PST with 63 Recommends
[Diarist's Notes: [http://wolfstreet.com/author/wolf-richter/ Wolf Richter] has provided written authorization to the diarist to reproduce his blog's posts in their entirety for the benefit of the ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 151 comments on Fri Dec 26, 2014 at 08:30 AM PST with 195 Recommends
On Tuesday, Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Ed Markey (D-MA), and Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) sent a letter to US Trade Representative Michael Froman demanding answers about backdoor financial ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 105 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2014 at 04:21 PM PST with 181 Recommends
Republican Joni Ernst Leading Off : • IA-Sen : What a difference a few weeks makes. It wasn't that long ago that ...
by Jeff Singer
Comment Count 51 comments on Tue Sep 30, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Over the past couple of weeks, I have called and emailed my two senators--Ed Markey and Elizabeth Warren--to encourage them to oppose S. Res. 498 (the Senate's pro-Israel resolution) and to call for ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2014 at 04:08 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
So some good news today: http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/15/us-usa-internet-neutrality-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 08:12 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Senator Ed Markey (D. MA): We’ve seen real progress for our LGBT neighbors in recent ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jun 24, 2014 at 07:46 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning. Sign up here . Leading Off :
by David Jarman
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Jun 06, 2014 at 06:30 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Senator Ed Markey (D. MA):
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 02:02 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I like this: http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/207625-markey-pope-talk-climate-change ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri May 30, 2014 at 01:52 PM PDT with 7 Recommends