Senate Democrats Poised for Small Victory on Net Neutrality

Senate Democrats won’t be scoring many legislative victories this year. So Wednesday’s expected win on a joint resolution that would upend the effort by the Federal Communications Commission to reverse Obama-era regu.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 16th, 2018

Democrats hope net neutrality issue will win votes this fall

Senate Democrats, joined by three Republicans, pushed through a measure intended to revive Obama-era internet rules that ensured equal treatment for all web traffic, though opposition in the House and the White House seems insurmountable......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 17th, 2018

Senate Votes To Save Net Neutrality

The Senate voted on Wednesday to restore the FCC's rules on net neutrality, passing a bill which will probably die on the floor of the House, but may ignite a fierce debate among Democrats ahead of midterm elections. Senate .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 16th, 2018

Senate approves bipartisan resolution to restore FCC net neutrality rules

Senate Democrats had been pushing for a vote to try to restore net neutrality rules......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 16th, 2018

Senate votes to overturn FCC"s net neutrality repeal

The Senate on Wednesday voted to overturn the Federal Communications Commission's rollback of Obama-era "net neutrality" regulations. Democrats and Republican Sens. Susan Collins, John Kennedy.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 16th, 2018

Senate votes for net neutrality return, but major hurdles remain

Senate Democrats on Wednesday voted to reinstate 2015 FCC rules preventing broadband services from blo.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 16th, 2018

Senate vote to save net neutrality set for Wednesday

Democrats are forcing Republicans in the Senate to vote whether they'll preserve the Obama-era rules......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 14th, 2018

Senate Dems move to force net neutrality vote

Some Democrats foreshadowed pushing to make the internet regulations a campaign issue......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 9th, 2018

Senate Democrats believe net neutrality is a political winner as they try to reinstate regulations

One after another, 15 Democratic senators — nea.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 9th, 2018

Tech Firms and Democrats Think They Can Still Save Net Neutrality. Here’s How Their Last-Ditch Attempt Would Work

They might find success in the Senate......»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 9th, 2018

NY"s reps poised for power if Dems flip U.S. House

If the Democrats retake the U.S. House next month, several congressional representatives from the New York area, including Nita Lowrey, Jerrold Nadler and Eliot Engel, stand to hold major leadership... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork6 hr. 56 min. ago

Patagonia endorses Democrats Tester, Rosen in Senate races

Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia has jumped into two competitive Senate races, endorsing Democrats Jon Tester of Montana and Jacky Rosen of Nevada in what the company calls its first foray into elective politics......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews7 hr. 26 min. ago

As U.S. Polls Tighten, The Signs All Point To Hillary

Authored by Tom Luongo, In case you haven’t been paying attention, the Republicans are going to remain in control of both the House and the Senate in a couple of weeks.  Since their flawless victory over the Democrats in the fight to confi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 15th, 2018

Which stocks to bet on for the mid-term elections

FiPlan Partners president Greg Powell outlines to Reuters' Fred Katayama the investment scenarios to play if the Democrats were to retake the House and the Republicans keep control of the Senate......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 15th, 2018

Cuomo debuting ad blitz on behalf of Dems running for state Senate

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is launching a $2 million television and digital advertising campaign this week aimed at helping Democrats gain control of the state Senate. [] "> To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 15th, 2018

Justice Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Process Damaged Senate Democrats

Justice Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Process Damaged the Senate Democrats Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa), says the US Senate has been damaged by the partisan process confirming Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Senator Ernst made her .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 13th, 2018

Senate returns to "Obamacare" wars, and Dems lose a vote

Senate Democrats are trying to refocus voters on health care......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 10th, 2018

These businesses are giving heavily to Republican efforts to keep the Colorado Senate

In the closely watched and highly funded race to control the Colorado Senate, oil and gas producers are leading the way for the Colorado business community in contributing to Republican efforts, trying to offset the millions of dollars that Democrats a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2018

Democrats raising significant funds in bid to take control of state Senate

Democrats running for state Senate have raised $1.35 million since mid-July—37.8% more than they raised in the same period in 2016, according to new figures. []  Plus: Suffolk County... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 9th, 2018

Did Democrats Just Kill The "Blue Wave"?

Authored by Heather Higgins, op-ed via The Hill, Democrats were cheered by the renewed FBI investigation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh and counted it as a win. Most Republicans were dismayed that the full Senate's vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh's.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 7th, 2018

Capitol Report: Democrats rip FBI Kavanaugh probe as ‘incomplete’ as Grassley says no misconduct found

Senate Republicans and Democrats clashed Thursday over the results of a supplemental FBI probe into allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, as a Friday vote to advance his nomination loomed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 4th, 2018