Tag Archives: United States senators

28Jul/17

John McCain’s ‘no’ vote kills Senate healthcare bill

U.S. Senate Republicans fail to dismantle Obamacare, falling short on a major campaign promise from President Donald Trump. Ryan Brooks reports. Continue reading

10Jan/17

I ‘abhor’ the Ku Klux Klan: Sessions

After Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein expressed her concerns about his views on hate crime laws, Senator Jeff Sessions, during his Senate confirmation hearing to become Attorney General, defended his record to support civil rights reform. Continue reading

18Dec/16

U.S. Senators call for panel to investigate Russian hacking

U.S. Senator Charles Schumer of New York calls for the creation of a bipartisan investigative panel that would investigate U.S. government allegations that Russia and other foreign countries tried to hack the U.S. elections.

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01Mar/16

Super Tuesday voting begins in Virginia

Voting gets underway in Arlington, Virginia on Super Tuesday (March 1) where front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are poised for big wins.

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12Feb/16

Clinton, Sanders tackle race relations at debate

Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton square off on issues ranging from incarceration rate in the U.S. to policing tactics on the streets. Continue reading

10Feb/16

Sanders courts U.S. black vote after coasting to New Hampshire win

U.S. Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders meets with civil rights activist Al Sharpton in Harlem.
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10Feb/16
Bernie Sanders

Trump, Sanders win in New Hampshire

Trump tops Republican field while Democrat Sanders trounces Clinton in first primary of U.S. presidential election. Katie Sargent reports.
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25Jan/16
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders

Tears flow at Sanders event in Iowa

Tears flowed at a campaign event held by Democratic presidential candidate Senator Sanders in Iowa as a woman described living with a low income.
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16Aug/15

Trump says he will deport undocumented immigrants as U.S. president

Republican presidential contender Donald Trump will deport all undocumented immigrants – Independent presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says he will fight the hardest against institutional racism.

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09Aug/15

Black Lives Matter protesters shut down Bernie Sanders event in Seattle

Bernie Sanders is forced to leave the stage after a handful of Black Lives Matter protesters disrupt his rally.

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