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US Senate Hearing Discusses Using Refugees as Human Shields in Syria

From New Eastern Outlook, by Tony Cartalucci, Oct 2015

A recent US Senate hearing regarding Russia’s ongoing air campaign in Syria plumbed dark depths when it was actually proposed by retired US Army General John M. 1,287 more words

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Johnny Isakson: Why I am NOT voting for the Georgia Senator

A while back, I couldn’t help but grimace at an ad I saw on the internet. It was a campaign ad for current Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson. 287 more words

Senator Grassley Holding Judiciary Committee Field Hearing in Des Moines Next Week

Chris Boden, associate counsel to Senator Chuck Grassley announced that the Senator will be holding a Judiciary Committee hearing in Des Moines next week. Grassley, current Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, is holding the field hearing in Des Moines on October 13. 141 more words

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Franken Calls His Washington Memoir A 'Psychological Thriller'

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Sen. Al Franken is not done with his career as an author.

The second-term Minnesota Democrat, former “Saturday Night Live” writer-performer, and best-selling author is working on a memoir about his years in Washington. 179 more words


Reid once again proves he still runs the Senate. Gives Vets the Finger.

This time he proves it at the detriment of Veterans throughout this country. Now no one will ever say that the VA is the gold standard of health care. 420 more words


Drug Policy Alliance: Senate agrees on reductions to mandatory minimums - petition

Press Release  | 10/01/2015

Senate Reaches Significant Deal to Reduce Prison Population and Reform Mandatory Minimums

Criminal Justice Legislation Lowers Drug Sentences, Increases Early Release and Returns Some Discretion to Judges… 447 more words

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