Tag Archives: Senate

Congress Strips Trump of Power When it Comes to Russian Sanctions

Last month the Senate voted 97 to 2 in favor of stripping President Trump’s power to single-handedly remove current sanctions against Russia. The vote strengthens sanctions already in place against Russia for their interference in the 2016 presidential election, won … Continue reading »

Posted in Blazing Topics, Crime, Entertainment, Entertainment News, Legal, News, Politics, Tech | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Repeal and Don’t Replace: GOP’s New Strategy for Obamacare

It was reported late Monday evening that two more Republican Senators were going to oppose voting forward debate on the Senate’s answer to an Obamacare repeal. This essentially killed GOP hopes to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Members … Continue reading »

Posted in Blazing Topics, Crime, Health, Legal, News, Politics, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kamala Harris: From Freshman Senator 2016 to 2020 Presidential Run?

She’s being called the “Great Freshman Hope” for the Democratic Party. Kamala Harris is only seven months into her new position as senator for the state of California, but she’s made more headlines and drawn more fanfare than many senators … Continue reading »

Posted in Entertainment News, News, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Don Jr., Don Sr., and The Russians

Twitter was the place to be Tuesday morning, as it frequently has been during the Trump presidential candidacy as well as his presidency; the drama this time still has to do with the “R” word (Russia) but with a different … Continue reading »

Posted in Blazing Topics, Crime, Entertainment, Entertainment News, Legal, News, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CBO Score for Senate Healthcare Bill; A Lot of Implications

The Congressional Budget Office, which many of us had never heard of before this year, is making headlines again. This time, it has released its analysis of the Senate’s answer to a repeal/replace/improve Obamacare.  The CBO is a nonpartisan number … Continue reading »

Posted in Blazing Topics, Health, News, Politics, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Senate Dems Hold the Floor in Symbolic Resistance

The Democrats currently hold a slight minority in both houses of Congress, though they are just outnumbered enough to make their efforts to combat any legislative actions they don’t agree with, or uphold the demands of their support base. That … Continue reading »

Posted in Blazing Topics, Hot Trending Topics, News, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

South Carolina Votes to Remove Confederate Flag

According to South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, “It’s a new day in South Carolina.” We couldn’t agree with her more. On Thursday, the House voted to remove the Confederate flag from the state. This follows some seriously moving speeches on … Continue reading »

Posted in Blazing Topics, Legal | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

South Carolina Senate Ruling Gives Approval To Take Down Confederate Flag

In a 37-3 South Carolina Senate ruling, the final approval was given to a bill, in regards to removing the Confederate flag from a pole in front of the Statehouse. Tuesdays vote came after a debate where several senators said they … Continue reading »

Posted in Blazing Topics, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tim Scott Becomes the South’s First Black Man to Win a Senate Seat by Public Election

History was made on Tuesday evening, as Senator Tim Scott became the first black senator from the South to be elected to the United States Senate by a popular election. Sen. Scott, who’s a Republican from South Carolina defeated Democrat … Continue reading »

Posted in Blazing Topics, Legal, News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

CIA Found Officers Illegally Penetrating Computer Networks Used By Senate Intelligence Committee

There is an internal investigation by the Central Intelligence Agency that has found that its officers have been improperly penetrating computer networks used by the Senate Intelligence Committee. The report found that C.I.A. officers created fake online profiles to gain … Continue reading »

Posted in News, Tech | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment