The Foose School in Harrisburg received a donation of several computers from members of the US Senate, including PA Senator Pat Toomey today. The computers will be used throughout the school, such as the security area, the cafeteria and the parent-liaison areas. 17 more words
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At a secret meeting of elite donors convened by the Koch brothers, McConnell laid out his plan for shrinking the federal government and whined about having to vote on minimum wage bills. (The Nation-August 26, 2014)
The leaders of the Senate Finance Committee on Thursday introduced long-awaited legislation that will enable the White House to submit trade agreements for swift approval but also give lawmakers a larger role in the negotiating process, setting the stage for a high-stakes debate over the nation’s trade policy. 580 more words
U.S. Senate Committee Unanimously Passes Modified Iran Oversight Bill, White House slowly giving in to compromise.
The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday unanimously passed a modified version of a bill that would give Congress oversight of a final nuclear agreement between world powers and Iran. 449 more words
The chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday announced a bipartisan agreement allowing Congress to review any nuclear agreement with Iran, rejecting pleas from the White House that congressional action could derail ongoing international negotiations. 337 more words