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Us Senate

  1. vision 2020
    Stacey Abrams Takes a Pass on a 2020 Senate RunShe may run for president, for vice-president, or wait until 2022 and run for governor again.
  2. politics
    The Cruelty of Cindy Hyde-SmithCindy Hyde-Smith winked glibly at Mississippi’s brutal violence toward black people. Then, she got elected to Congress.
  3. the kavanaugh hearings
    Senate Cuts Off Debate on Kavanaugh, Making His Confirmation All But CertainIn the end, Jeff Flake, Susan Collins and Joe Manchin are giving Kavanaugh the votes he needed.
  4. goodbyes
    Anthony Kennedy Retires From Supreme CourtGet ready for the mother of all confirmation battles.
  5. firsts
    Tammy Duckworth Wants to Allow Babies in the SenateThis would be a historic win for families with working moms.
  6. power
    Chelsea Manning Files to Run for U.S. Senate in MarylandPer federal election filings.
  7. u.s. senate
    Somebody Wanted Kris Jenner to Be the Next Senator From AlabamaShe was written in as a candidate in Shelby County, Alabama.
  8. power
    Woman Shares New Evidence of Her Relationship With Roy Moore at Age 17Moore has denied knowing any of the women accusing him of sexual misconduct.
  9. power
    The Senate Is Officially Investigating Al FrankenThe U.S. Senate Ethics Committee is looking into allegations of sexual misconduct.
  10. Republican Congressmen Are Using Threatening Language Against Female Senators“Somebody needs to go over to that Senate and snatch a knot in their ass.”
  11. politics
    Watch Senator Cory Booker’s Emotional Speech Condemning the Health-Care BillA Facebook Live session turned into a spontaneous rally on the Capitol steps against the Senate’s health-care bill.
  12. politics
    Senate GOP Begrudgingly Allows Token Woman to Join Health-Care Working GroupSenator Shelley Moore Capito was invited to a meeting about the bill on Tuesday.
  13. politics
    Trump Signs Law That Allows States to Defund Abortion ProvidersThe bill barely passed in the Senate last month.
  14. the american dream (or what's left of it)
    Senate Employee Says Pay Is So Bad She’s Forced to Moonlight As Stripper“Even though I serve some of the wealthiest and most powerful people in the world, I can’t afford to buy my son school supplies or clothes.”
  15. bathroom update
    U.S. Senate Adds More Stalls to Ladies’ RoomWhen the glass ceiling is actually a tile floor.
  16. binders full of women
    Female Senators Account for Changing Armed Services CommitteeWhat happens when women are in the room.