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NewsWatch: Republican senators roll out bill that would end all future shutdowns

The automation megatrend now has a role in the debate about the ongoing partial government shutdown, as a group of Republican senators is proposing to make temporary fixes automatic in a bid to avoid futures shutdowns......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2019

Capitol Report: Republican senators roll out bill that would end all future shutdowns

The automation megatrend now has a role in the debate about the ongoing partial government shutdown, as a group of Republican senators is proposing to make temporary fixes automatic in a bid to avoid futures shutdowns......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 11th, 2019

Trump Expected to Reject Next Congressional Border Security Deal

The result could be another shutdown in less than three weeks. Some Senators have introduced legislation to prevent future shutdowns. They’d better hurry because another may be here in less than three weeks, once again thanks to border se.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 28th, 2019

Senators seek "painful" punishment for ZTE if the Chinese tech giant violates its sanctions deal with Trump

REUTERS/Sergio Perez Republican and Democratic US senators introduced a bill Tuesday that would reimpose sanctions on China's ZTE Corp if it does not fully comply with US laws and an agreement wi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 18th, 2018

Republican Senators Introduce Bill To Snuff Out Europe"s Independence

Authored by Alex Gorka via The Strategic Culture Foundation, In a meeting with Russia’s ambassadors and permanent representatives on July 19, President Vladimir Putin said that “the principles of competition and o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 22nd, 2018

Republican and Democrat Senators Move to Shield Mueller From Trump Firing

A bipartisan bill would allow a special counsel to appeal a firing in a court......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 11th, 2018

Former Mass. Gov. Bill Weld Is the First Republican Officially Trying to Challenge Trump in 2020

He announced the l.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune22 hr. 33 min. ago

Capitol Report: Ethanol lobby and Republican senators with oil ties pressure Trump’s EPA pick in dueling letters

In a letter this week, Sen. Ted Cruz and four GOP colleagues express concerns about the costs that oil refiners face due to a requirement known as the Renewable Fuel Standard, which aims to boost the use of corn-based ethanol or other biofuels......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Proposal would pay TSA screeners during government shutdowns

Several lawmakers are pushing a proposal to make sure airport security screeners get paid during future government shutdowns......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2019

Trump won’t commit to making the Mueller report public — but he can’t hide it forever

Doug Mills/Pool via REUTERS; Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call When special counsel Robert Mueller finishes his investigation, he'll write a report to be sent to the attorney general. But neither President Donald Trump nor his attorney general nominee.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 6th, 2019

Capitol Report: Pelosi responds to Trump’s State of the Union with smirks and eye roll | Lawmakers revive bipartisan bill targeting drug prices

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appeared to smirk, chuckle, shake her head or roll her eyes several times during President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night, notes one report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 6th, 2019

Ducey veto could lower business taxes

Arizona businesses stand to get a $40 million tax cut after Gov. Doug Ducey vetoed a bill to bring the state's laws in tune with federal changes to tax laws. The bill, passed through the Republican-led Legislature, would have sought to cut tax rat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2019

Capitol Report: House Democrats roll out bill that would expand Social Security

More than 200 House Democrats on Wednesday reintroduce legislation that would expand Social Security benefits and gradually ramp up how much workers contribute to the social insurance program......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2019

Florida Senators begin moving forward with vaping ban

A Senate committee next week will consider a bill that would carry out a voter-approved constitutional amendment that bans vaping in indoor workplaces. The Senate Innovation, Industry and Technology Committee is slated to consider the bill (SPB 7.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2019

Caroline Baum: To prevent shutdowns, make Congress bear the cost

If there is any good news from the shutdown, it is that it inspired some members of Congress to find a legislative solution to prevent future government shutdowns, writes Caroline Baum......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 29th, 2019

Republican bill to end shutdown and fund wall fails in Senate

The Senate on Thursday voted 50-47 to approve a Republican measure to end the partial government .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2019

Senators from both parties have introduced a bill to keep Trump from ditching NATO, but they may not be able to stop him

Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Photo Senators have reintroduced a measure meant to keep President Donald Trump from pulling out of NATO. The measure prohibits.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2019

Colorado Senators File Bill to Exempt Cryptos from Securities Laws

Two Colorado lawmakers have introduced a new bill seeking to exempt some digital tokens from securities laws......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 7th, 2019

U.S. Tech Transfers to China Targeted in New Security Bill

China’s technology transfers are a significant national security risk, the senators .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 5th, 2019

Ted Cruz introduced a term limit bill that would actually end his own career in the Senate

Justin Sullivan/Getty Image Senator Ted Cruz introduced a constitutional amendment that would allow only two terms for Senators and three for members of the House of Representatives......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2019

Mitt Romney says he"s finished with presidential campaigns and still deciding whether he"ll endorse Trump for 2020

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call Incoming Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah has doubled down on Wednesday's scathing critique of US President Donald Trump, refusing to say if Tru.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 3rd, 2019