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Menendez on Dem setbacks in 2014, his "global imprint" looking to 2016

BAYONNE – U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) surveyed the national political landscape in the aftermath of the Democrats’ drubbing in the elections earlier this month, then surmised what the Democrats need to stage a comeback. 285 more words

US Sen Rubio Sees New Hope For Venezuela Sanctions

BOGOTA, Colombia (CBSMiami/AP) — U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is hoping more newly elected Republicans will help push efforts to improve sanctions on Venezuelan officials who commit human rights abuses. 190 more words

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Senate report outlines plan to keep tens of billions of dollars flowing to Afghanistan

Senate Democrats want to put new conditions on future aid to Afghanistan, warning President Ashraf Ghani in a new report that they will keep an eye on appointments and human rights. 695 more words