WASHINGTON – A prominent business group says it’s time the U.S. Senate appointed the next ambassador to Canada, calling the delay in his confirmation a counter-productive and unnecessary result of partisan games. 489 more words
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama gives the Opening Prayer in the U.S. Senate.
C-SPAN 6 May 2014 73 more words
The Dalai Lama led the U.S. Senate in its opening prayer on Thursday, offering a favorite that he says gives him “inner strength.”
“Our mind is central and precedes our deeds. 310 more words
Jonathan S. Landay, Ali Watkins and Marisa Taylor, McClatchy DC
The CIA Inspector General’s Office has asked the Justice Department to investigate allegations of malfeasance at the spy agency in connection with a yet-to-be released Senate Intelligence Committee report into the CIA’s secret detention and interrogation program, McClatchy has learned. 296 more words
The U.S. Senate voted today against appointing Debo Adegbile as the assistant attorney general for civil rights in the U.S. Department of Justice.
The vote was close. 61 more words
The U.S. Senate is slated to vote this afternoon on the nomination of Debo Adegbile as assistant attorney general for civil rights in the U.S. Department of Justice. 70 more words