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A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seemed to Agree On

Lawmakers unanimously approved a historic government aid package, but the debate was vicious.

hillhulse Trump for president
hillhulse The GOP was holding a figurative knife to the throat of avg Americans needing help, so the Dems had to move fwd. But luckily realDonaldTrump & the GOP squeezed in a bonus for the ultra-wealthy. I was sooo worried for billionaires yachting in Carib. 😕

29.3.2020

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Tom Coburn, the ‘Dr. No’ of Congress, Is Dead at 72

His prolific use of a bill-blocking measure earned him his nickname, but he also won grudging respect on Capitol Hill as a political maverick.

So, you think him worse than Middle East terrorism cabal leaders?
“Tolerant”

29.3.2020

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Former Sen. Tom Coburn, known as a political maverick, dies

Known for bluntly speaking his mind, Coburn frequently criticized the growth of the federal deficit.

29.3.2020

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Former Sen. Tom Coburn, a Political Maverick, Dies After Cancer Battle

Former U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick, has died

28.3.2020

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28 Pairs Of Pants With A Stretchy Enough Waist To Have You Sitting In Total Comfort

If we all agree to wear stretchy pants all the time, it won't seem so weird.

28.3.2020

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Former Sen. Tom Coburn Dies At 72 After Cancer Battle

The ultraconservative Coburn had a reputation for using procedural technicalities to thwart legislation.

28.3.2020

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Ex-Sen. Tom Coburn, conservative political maverick, dies

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick as he railed against federal earmarks and subsidies for the...

28.3.2020

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Former Sen. Tom Coburn, known as a political maverick, dies

Coburn, 72, had been diagnosed years earlier with prostate cancer.

28.3.2020

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Coronavirus May Add Billions to the Nation’s Health Care Bill

U.S. health insurance premiums could increase as much as 40% next year if the coronavirus pandemic results in millions of Americans needing hospital stays, a new analysis warns

28.3.2020

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Ex-Sen. Tom Coburn, conservative political maverick, dies

28.3.2020

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The century-old company that invented the checkbook may be a key coronavirus economic player

Century-old company that invented the checkbook is now key coronavirus economics player

28.3.2020

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The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package may only salvage economy for a few months - Business Insider

The relief bill may be only a down payment toward restoring the nation's economic health if the outbreak stretches into the summer.

28.3.2020

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Nationwide mail-in voting faces major obstacles despite coronavirus pandemic, Sen. Chris Murphy warns

Nationwide mail-in voting faces major obstacles despite coronavirus pandemic, Sen. Chris Murphy warns

28.3.2020

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Sen. Kamala Harris on Senate-passed relief bill

Watch Democratic Senator Kamala Harris join Stephanie Ruhle to discuss the stimulus package that was unanimously passed to help Americans struggling amid coronavirus.

28.3.2020

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In Honor of Grey's Anatomy's 15th Anniversary, Photos of the Original Cast Then & Now

'Nobody knows where they might end up ...'

28.3.2020

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Ex-Venezuelan General Surrenders to U.S. After Drug Indictment

Retired Venezuelan Gen. Cliver Alcalá turned himself in to U.S. authorities a day after U.S. prosecutors indicted him and other Venezuelan officials, including President Nicolás Maduro, on drug-trafficking charges

28.3.2020

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Joe Biden Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Senate Aide In 1993

Tara Reade is one of eight women to accuse Biden of inappropriate touching.

28.3.2020

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Joe Biden Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Senate Aide In 1993

Tara Reade is one of eight women to accuse Biden of inappropriate touching.

28.3.2020

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RHONY Alum Jill Zarin Reveals She Used a Sperm Donor to Conceive Daughter Ally Shapiro

'We were going to take it to our grave, nobody knew,' Jill Zarin said

28.3.2020

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Carole Baskin’s New Blog About Her Ex-Husband’s Disappearance Is A Doozy

It's titled 'Refuting Netflix Tiger King' and is over 3,000 words long.

27.3.2020

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AOC Blasted 'Shameful' Coronavirus Corporate Bailouts

'There should be shame about what was fought for in this bill.'

scaryfoxx First tell us how bad it was and voted for it anyway when it was daylight robbery.
Democrats tried to sneak money in this bill for the green new deal and abortion. That didn’t work but they DID get $25M for the Kennedy Center. Disgraceful.

27.3.2020

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The Coronavirus Pandemic May Be Loosening Links In The Supply Chain

Some shippers can't meet unprecedented demand for basic goods. Others are starved for goods from Asia and are facing a drop-off in U.S. factory production.

27.3.2020

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Congress locks Trump oversight into $2.2 trillion package

Congress locks Trump oversight into $2.2 trillion package

27.3.2020

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Trump Blasts GOP Congressman Who May Delay Coronavirus Vote

But two of Kentucky Rep. Thomas Massie's Republican allies, Reps. Chip Roy of Texas and Paul Gosar of Arizona, defended him against the attack.

27.3.2020

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President Trump criticizes GM in series of tweets over speed of ventilator production

Trump rips GM in series of tweets over prospective ventilator production

27.3.2020

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House aims to push through $2 trillion coronavirus bill as Trump targets holdout

House aims to push through $2 trillion coronavirus bill as Trump targets holdout

27.3.2020

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Trump criticizes Kentucky Republican who may delay House vote on coronavirus stimulus

Trump rips Kentucky Republican Massie over coronavirus-bill objections

27.3.2020

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Coronavirus live updates: Trump says he discussed crisis 'in great detail' with Chinese president

A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than half a million people around the world since the first cases were detected in China back in December.

27.3.2020

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Here's What Happened to John Finlay, Joe Exotic's Ex on 'Tiger King'

Post-docuseries, Finlay has kept a low profile.

27.3.2020

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Man Charged With Making Death Threats to Nancy Pelosi in Coronavirus Rant

Gavin Weslee Blake Perry, 27, of Wichita Falls, Texas, wrote on Facebook that Democrats were terrorists and should be shot on sight, prosecutors said.

I worry for Pelosi BIG TIME!

27.3.2020

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US restaurants on the edge of failure over virus crisis

Many Americans launch appeals to help their local restaurants, which are either closed or only offering takeout while the country rides out coronavirus crisis

27.3.2020

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Confirmed U.S. coronavirus cases most in world, overtaking China and Italy: Reuters tally

Confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States reached 81,378 on Thursday, mor...

27.3.2020

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Trump says he will speak with Chinese President Xi Jinping tonight

President Trump said he will speak to Chinese President Xi Jinping tonight about coronavirus

27.3.2020

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Trump’s Reelection May Hinge On The Economy — And Coronavirus

President Trump’s approval rating has improved slightly amid the coronavirus pandemic. But the short-term gains, reflecting a possible rally-around-the-flag eff…

27.3.2020

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Defense Production Act could help amid coronavirus, even as President Trump resists: experts

Defense Production Act could help amid coronavirus, even as President Trump resists: experts

27.3.2020

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U.S. to return Canada-bound asylum seekers stopped at border to home nations

U.S. to return Canada-bound asylum seekers stopped at border to home nations

27.3.2020

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U.S. House leaders plan to pass $2.2 trillion coronavirus bill Friday

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she expected the chamber to pass an estimat...

27.3.2020

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U.S. passes Italy, China as nation with the most confirmed cases of COVID-19

The United States has passed China and Italy in coronavirus cases, a stark milestone as the US becomes the world's most infected nation

27.3.2020

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Trump administration targets Venezuela's President and other top officials

The Justice Department announced narco-terrorism and other criminal charges against Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro and senior leaders from his government, in a move marking a modern low point in relations between the US and the ailing socialist state.

27.3.2020

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Ridley Scott Blasts Donald Trump’s Response to Coronavirus: ‘He’s a Nutcase, Isn’t He?’

Ridley Scott Blasts Donald Trump’s Response to Coronavirus: ‘He’s a Nutcase, Isn’t He?’

27.3.2020

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Coronavirus government response updates: Mnuchin says jobless claims report 'not relevant' in the short-term

The Senate cleared a massive coronavirus relief package by unanimous vote Wednesday. A White House coronavirus task force briefing is scheduled for 5 p.m.

26.3.2020

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U.S. indicts Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and allies

The criminal charge against a foreign leader is the first of its kind in three decades.

26.3.2020

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U.S. indicts Venezuela's Maduro on 'narco-terrorism' charges

The U.S. government on Thursday indicted Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and...

26.3.2020

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Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Jobless Claims Are Highest Ever; House to Take Up $2 Trillion Stimulus

The U.S. has reached a grim milestone: More than 1,000 deaths have now been linked to the coronavirus, according to a New York Times database

26.3.2020

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Who’s Betting on a Rebound in Stocks? Corporate Insiders

Executives and directors have bought shares of their own companies at a breakneck pace in March in a signal of corporate optimism

26.3.2020

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Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Jobless Claims Are Highest Ever; Senate Passes Stimulus

Much of the world is under some form of lockdown as the total number of cases of the coronavirus approaches 500,000, with roughly 21,000 deaths. Latest updates:

26.3.2020

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'Cacophony of coughing': Inside New York City's coronavirus-besieged ERs

'Cacophony of coughing': Inside New York City's coronavirus-besieged ERs

26.3.2020

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Coronavirus live updates: Senate passes historic $2T emergency aid package; US deaths surpass 1,000

The US death toll from COVID-19 is now more than 1,000. The $2 trillion stimulus deal goes to the House, then Trump. Coronavirus testing ramps up.

26.3.2020

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Lockdown lifted, but exodus from Chinese city hindered by new coronavirus test rule

Residents of China's Xianning city eager to travel after a two-month lockdo...

26.3.2020

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Missouri man charged with licking items at Walmart to mock coronavirus fears

Authorities say Cody Lee Pfister, 26, posted a video on social media of himself licking deodorants at a Walmart in Warrenton. He was charged with making a terrorist threat.

26.3.2020

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Senate Passes $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

The measure promises a $1,200 payout to millions of Americans and increased jobless aid to those out of work, and creates a government bailout fund for distressed businesses.

26.3.2020

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'This is sociopathic': Seth Meyers blasts Trump's plan to end coronavirus lockdown by Easter

'It's like those stories you hear about a small town that elects a dog as mayor every year.'

26.3.2020

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New York sees some signs of progress against coronavirus as New Orleans hit hard

New York's governor on Wednesday said there were tentative signs that restr...

26.3.2020

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U.S. Senate bill to grant airlines bailout to weather coronavirus

U.S. Senate bill to grant airlines bailout to weather coronavirus

26.3.2020

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Man Who Licked Products At Walmart Charged With Making Terrorist Threat

“Who’s scared of the coronavirus?” Cody Lee Pfister says to the camera before licking a row of deodorant sticks on a Walmart store shelf.

26.3.2020

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Man Who Licked Products At Walmart Charged With Making Terrorist Threat

“Who’s scared of the coronavirus?” Cody Lee Pfister says to the camera before licking a row of deodorant sticks.

26.3.2020

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Debate Over Jobless Benefits Stalls Senate Vote on $2 Trillion Aid Package

Four Republican senators said they believed the bill could incentivize employees to leave their jobs and go on unemployment. Senate leaders still hoped to vote on the measure later Wednesday.

25.3.2020

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AOC warns she may force House members to return for stimulus vote, potentially delaying final passage

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York is leaving open the option of forcing House members to return to Washington to cast a vote on the $2 trillion stimulus package barreling through Congress

25.3.2020

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Senate Moves Toward Passing Sweeping $2 Trillion Aid Deal

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said on Wednesday that New York City will begin a limited pilot program that would close some streets to automobile traffic and give pedestrians more space outside

25.3.2020

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A Man Who Allegedly Coughed At A Woman And Said He Has The Coronavirus Was Charged With Making Terrorist Threats

A Man Who Allegedly Coughed At A Woman And Said He Has The Coronavirus Was Charged With Making Terrorist Threats

25.3.2020

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Man Dies After Taking Drug He Thought Would Protect Him From Coronavirus

Man Dies After Taking Drug He Thought Would Protect Him From Coronavirus

25.3.2020

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Man who said he had coronavirus coughed on Wegmans worker, charged with making terroristic threat

A customer coughed and then said he had coronavirus to an employee at a Wegmans in Manalapan, according to Gov. Phil Murphy.

25.3.2020

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Coronavirus live updates: White House, Senate leaders agree on $2 trillion stimulus; US deaths top 800

Full details of the stimulus bill are expected later Wednesday.

25.3.2020

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Explainer: China's symptom-free coronavirus carriers raise fears of new wave of infections

The existence of a substantial but unknown number of asymptomatic carriers of co...

25.3.2020

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Coronavirus deaths cross 192 in New York City; NYU offers medical students early graduation

Over 18,800 people around the world have been killed from the novel coronavirus.

25.3.2020

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Coronavirus live updates: 192 dead in New York City; NYU offers medical students early graduation

Over 18,800 people around the world have been killed from the novel coronavirus.

25.3.2020

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Coronavirus live updates: Rate of new infections doubling every 3 days in New York

NO SCHOOL? NO PROBLEM: These students in Farmingdale, New Jersey, aren’t letting class closures stop them coming together to pledge allegiance to the flag.

24.3.2020

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