All posts tagged "Senate Judiciary Committee"

  • Sens. Kamala Harris, Cory Booker, To Join Judiciary Committee

    Sens. Kamala D. Harris (D-CA and Cory Booker (D-NJ) will become the first African American members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in the 21 century. Harris was all but a lock to take the seat of former...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
  • 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
  • AG Jeff Sessions
    Sessions Won’t Say No To Jailing Journalists

    Journalists reporting on the Trump administration might well be advised to keep a toothbrush handy. Because on Wednesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions told lawmakers he could not assure them that he wouldn’t throw reporters in jail. At...

    • Posted October 20, 2017
  • Special counsel Robert Mueller
    Senate Panel Looks to Protect Mueller

    Reports out of Capitol Hill suggest that the Senate Judiciary Committee may be willing to entertain a bill that would put steep roadblocks in place for President Trump should he try to fire special counsel Robert Mueller....

    • Posted September 16, 2017