Tag: US Senate

Bob Menendez to announce re-election as New Jersey Senator

Bob Menendez to announce re-election as New Jersey Senator

New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez remains determined to keep his seat in the Senate despite calls for him to resign. Menendez and his wife were indicted on federal corruption and bribery charges last week Friday. Pennsylvanian Senator John Fetterman was among the first to call for Menendez to resign, later joined by New Jersey Governor […]

House GOP Lays Groundwork for Mayorkas Impeachment as Moderates Balk

House GOP Lays Groundwork for Mayorkas Impeachment as Moderates Balk

Senior House Republicans are rushing quickly to establish evidence against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas as they seriously consider starting a rare impeachment process against a Cabinet secretary, a move that could provoke strong opposition from GOP moderates.
Republicans claim that hearings on the issues at the southern border may serve as a prelude to an investigation into Mayorkas’ impeachment are already being prepared by important committee chairmen. Hearings on the surge in immigration and security issues at the border will soon be held by the Oversight, Homeland Security, and Judiciary committees of the House.

Pennsylvania Senate Candidate is Winning Over Voters with His “Shorts and Hoodie” Image

Pennsylvania Senate Candidate is Winning Over Voters with His “Shorts and Hoodie” Image

Democrat John Fetterman is taking political analysts by surprise as he rises in opinion polls for the Democratic Senate primary on May 17th. His largest competitor is Representative Conor Lamb, who is believed by many to have the best chance of beating republicans in the general election later this year. However, Fetterman’s casual attire could have something to do with his gaining popularity.

JD Vance Wins Senate Primary in Ohio After Trump Endorsement

Republican JD Vance has won the US Senate primary election following an endorsement from former President Donald Trump. The endorsement came as a shock given Vance’s past criticism of Trump and even caused complaints against Trump. However, it also shows the influence Trump’s word has within the Republican party.

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