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Chuck Grassley says voters should decide the next high court nominee, then accuses Democrats of playing politics.
Republicans "took a solemn oath before God" to uphold the Constitution, and they are reneging by not considering a court nominee, say Democrats.
NEW YORK, July 21 (Reuters) - Another two Democratic senators have agreed to co-sponsor a bill that would allow Puerto Rico's
Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) said in a statement Tuesday he would skip Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to
The subject under the microscope today is marijuana, and (in particular) the federal government's views and actions towards this issue.
"Whatever one thinks of Edward Snowden, it looks to me as if we've also got a big problem that is internal, not external
Now Kentucky awaits federal action to approve the plant's cultivation. The DEA currently classifies hemp as a Schedule I
Want to cut something like $850 billion from the next 10 years of budgeting? End the War. There's a novel budget-cutting idea, eh, folks? The Drug War has now cost us roughly the same amount as the Iraq War, to put it in context -- $2 trillion each.
The measure, the Stop Illegal Trafficking of Firearms Act of 2013, merges a Democratic effort by Sens. Pat Leahy (Vt.) and
Declaring that Cuban President Raul Castro wants a better relationship with the United States, Senator Patrick Leahy called Tuesday for a new U.S.-Cuba policy based on what he called "ice cream diplomacy."
The Judiciary Committee had been seeking similar material for more than a year, to no avail, although Sen. Pat Leahy (D-Vt
HuffPost previously reported on Leahy's ties to Hollywood in December. PIPA and its companion in the House of Representatives
Google had done its homework. For people he doesn't know well, Kohl, owner of the Milwaukee Bucks, is virtually impossible
In Southeast Asia, UXOs left over from the Vietnam War injure and kill hundreds of people each year.
Gensler was shocked out of his deregulatory mindset when the dark derivatives market nearly brought down the global economy
The meeting between Leahy and Stevens marked the launching point of a delicate and sure-to-be contentious process that the