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Menendez Kicks Off Puerto Rican Relief Effort As Corruption Trial Continues

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) is fighting for his political life in a federal corruption trial, but that has not stopped him from working his regular retail politics. 165 more words


When a scandal isn't...

Is when it involves a Democrat.   You could,  like NBC just did,  claim Sen. Robert Menendez is  a Republican,  but apparently  Big Media finds it so much easier to simply ignore the fact that the New Jersey senator is on… 79 more words

Attorneys Spar Over What To Ask Jurors Ahead Of Menendez Trial

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Attorneys in the corruption case against U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) sparred Friday over a questionnaire for potential jurors.

Prosecutors urged the judge not to include questions probing whom jurors voted for or how they felt about Menendez’s stand on issues like the Iran nuclear deal. 507 more words


Feds Fight Sen. Menendez's Attempts To Have Indictment Tossed

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Government attorneys are pushing back against U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.)’s attempts to have his corruption indictment thrown out.

They filed a response this week to the senator’s filing seeking… 147 more words


Sen. Menendez Slams Border Wall, Trump's Other Immigration Plans

PARAMUS, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) is making his voice heard after President Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigration.

As WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reported, Menendez called… 119 more words


Cuban-American leaders, dissidents urge Trump to get tough with Castro regime

Cuban-American leaders and human rights activists within the island nation are hoping that the incoming Trump administration will scale back President Obama’s efforts to restore relations between the two countries, measures they say emboldened the communist regime and brought the U.S. 673 more words

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