All posts tagged "Dianne Feinstein"

  • Feinstein among the senators calling for background check fixes.
    Senators Introduce Bill to Fix Background Checks

    A bipartisan coalition of senators has introduced a new bill aimed at fixing the loopholes and inconsistencies in the country’s current system for gun background checks. The new law, called the Fix NICS Act, would introduce a...

    • Posted November 16, 2017
  • Bump Stock Ban Bills Look Dead In Congress

    Remember the Las Vegas shooting on October 1 that was the largest mass murder in American history, with 58 people dead and 546 injured? It was less than a month ago. But the roiling waters of bad...

    • Posted October 27, 2017
  • Senate Judiciary Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein.
    Senate Judiciary Russia Probe Fractures

    Once the only real bipartisan effort at investigating Russian involvement in the 2016 election, the Senate Judiciary committee’s probe promptly imploded on Wednesday as chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and ranking member Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) announced they will be...

    • Posted October 26, 2017
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein
    Feinstein Gets a New Primary Challenger

    It looks like longtime Congressional fixture Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) will have a new primary opponent for her seat as part of next year’s mid-term election. California state Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León announced on...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
  • Reactions To Trump’s UN Speech Varied

    Donald Trump’s first speech as president to the General Assembly of the United Nations on Tuesday came as no surprise to anyone who’s been listening to his rhetoric. With bombast he stressed his “America first” approach, bragged,...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein
    Kamala Harris: I Support Feinstein ‘100 Percent’

    Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) came out in strong support of her senior colleague in the upper chamber, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), saying she would wholeheartedly back Feinstein should she decide to run for re-election in 2018. “I...

    • Posted September 15, 2017
  • Feinstein Calls for Obstruction of Justice Investigation

    Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) sent a letter Thursday to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) calling for an investigation into any potential obstruction of justice activities President Trump may have engaged in by allegedly pressuring former...

    • Posted June 11, 2017