Scott Detrow

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Senate Leadership Fund Fights Attacks On Establishment Candidates

Monday, October 16, 2017

Breitbart News' Steve Bannon says he'll support GOP candidates who promise to vote against Sen. Mitch McConnell. Steven Law, of the Senate Leadership Fund, backs establishment GOP Senate candidates.


Democrats Deal With Trump On DREAMers May Be In Trouble

Monday, October 09, 2017

The deal agreed to last month traded increased border security for permanent protections for people in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The White House has announced new demands.


Could Biden Make A Presidential Run In 2020?

Friday, October 06, 2017

Former Vice President Joe Biden has had a busy public schedule lately. It's fueling speculation about ambitions to run for the White House in 2020.


Some Republicans, NRA Open To Bump Stocks Regulation

Thursday, October 05, 2017

Some Congressional Republicans are sounding open to the idea of legislation to restrict bump stocks, devices possessed by the Las Vegas shooter that convert a weapon to fire in an automatic fashion.


Las Vegas Shooting Not Expected To Change Partisan Debate On Gun Control

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

The sharp divides in the country over gun laws have been reflected in the largely binary responses from politicians from both major parties after the massacre in Las Vegas.


Vegas Shooting Dominates News; 3 Americans Win Nobel In Medicine

Monday, October 02, 2017

Authorities in Las Vegas say at least 50 people were killed when a gunman opened fire on outdoor concertgoers Sunday night. And, the three Americans won for their work on circadian rhythm.


Deadliest Mass Shooting In Modern U.S. History Happened At Las Vegas Concert

Monday, October 02, 2017

At least 50 people are dead and more than 200 injured in a shooting that took place Sunday night at an outdoor country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip.


Las Vegas Shooting Is The Deadliest Mass Shooting In U.S. History

Monday, October 02, 2017

More than 50 people are confirmed dead after a gunman opened fire on a country music concert on the Las Vegas Strip — more than 200 people are wounded. Authorities say the sole suspect was killed.


News Brief: Price's Flights, NFL Protests, Catalan Referendum

Friday, September 29, 2017

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price says he will pay back part of the cost of his charter flights. Also, more NFL players may protest Trump's national anthem comments.


Republicans Left With 1 Week To Pass Health Care Bill Without Democratic Votes

Sunday, September 24, 2017

The future of the latest Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act remains in question after two Republican senators have come out firmly against it, as others remain doubtful.


After 10 Years Away From Senate, Rick Santorum At Center Of Health Care Debate

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The latest GOP effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act is picking up steam in the Senate. Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum has been a key player promoting it, a decade after leaving office.


Deal Or No Deal? Confusion Swirls Over Trump's Supposed DACA Deal With Democrats

Thursday, September 14, 2017

President Trump and Democratic leaders in Congress say they have reached an agreement to make DACA protections permanent, along with border security. The details of the plan are still to be negotiated, but Republicans are caught off guard.


Bernie Sanders Introduces 'Medicare-For-All' Health Bill

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., introduced a bill Wednesday that would create a Medicare-for-all public health system. A number of Democrats signed on to co-sponsor the bill, showing that the party may be embracing that position more firmly.


Several Members Of Congress Hint At Retirement This Year

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Several Republican members of Congress have said they won't run for re-election next year, and there may be more retirements to come.


Trump Sides With Democrats On Hurricane Relief And Fiscal Deadlines

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

President Trump sided with Democrats over leaders of his own party on a deal to fund hurricane relief, as well as avert a government shutdown and raise the debt ceiling for three months.


Politics In The News: Congress Returns On Tuesday

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

On top of pressing fiscal deadlines, hurricane relief and tax overhaul, President Trump may ask lawmakers to take on a controversial immigration policy regarding so-called "DREAMers."


Congress Anticipates Looming Funding Fight Over Harvey Relief Aid

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Texas will likely require billions in federal aid to clean up after Harvey. An emergency funding bill will complicate what's already set to be a complicated and busy stretch in Congress.


After Charlottesville, Democrats Debate How Broadly To Respond

Sunday, August 27, 2017

The question facing the party is whether to keep criticizing President Trump or to focus on narrower goals like taking down Confederate monuments.


Post Charlottesville: Democrats Consider Ways To Keep Pressure On Trump

Friday, August 25, 2017

Democrats are having trouble agreeing on how to handle the politics of the fallout from President Trump's reaction to recent racial tensions after the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va.


Democrats Fear Medicare-For-All Plan Could Sharpen Party Divisions

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Sen. Bernie Sanders is promoting a Medicare-for-all health care plan, and some Democrats are worried it could sharpen divisions in the party.