Court Puts on Hold Graham's Testimony in Ga. Election Probe
A federal appeals court has agreed to temporarily put on hold a lower court’s order requiring that U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham testify before a special grand jury that’s investigating possible illegal efforts to overturn then-President Donald Trump’s 2020 presidential election loss in Georgia.
Sen. Murphy Begs GOP Lawmakers to Act on Gun Violence: ‘Why Are We Here?'
Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., delivered a fiery speech on the Senate floor, lambasting colleagues over inaction gun control. “Why do you spend all this time running for the United States Senate…if your answer is, as the slaughter increases, as our kids run for their lives—we do nothing?”
Atlantic City Casino Smoking Ban Gains More Bipartisan Support
A bill that would ban smoking in Atlantic City’s casinos is picking up more bipartisan support, but it remains unclear whether the state’s Democratic political leadership will allow it to move forward. The bill, like one that died without a vote in last year’s legislative session, would amend New Jersey’s Smoke-Free Air Act to include casinos. The gambling halls...
Bob Dole, Former Senator and Republican Presidential Candidate, Dies at 98
Elizabeth Dole has posted on social media that her husband, Republican political icon Bob Dole, has died at age 98.