What Will Happen to Net Neutrality After Senate Votes To Save Protections?

Senate voted Wednesday to reinstate Obama-era net neutrality rules that the Federal Communications Commission repealed last December......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 17th, 2018

White House Counsel Don McGahn to Leave After Kavanaugh Vote, Trump Says

The development comes as legal risks to the president rise. White House Counsel Don McGahn will leave his job after the Senate votes on the confirmation of Brett Ka.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 29th, 2018

Richard Clarida has enough votes in Senate to be confirmed as Fed vice chairman

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2018

What Will Happen to John McCain’s Senate Seat?

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey will have to .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 26th, 2018

Capitol Report: Wait, what? Democrats were the majority in the U.S. Senate this week

Senate Democrats held a majority of votes in the chamber this week as Republican senators skipped out on the work this week that had been insisted on by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2018

Congress is set to grill the FCC"s chairman for falsely claiming his agency was hit with a cyberattack — here"s how it could affect the war over net neutrality

Ethan Miller/Getty Images Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai should expect some tough questions at a Senate hearing last week. Last we.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 13th, 2018

Wisconsin GOP leader: Not enough votes for paper plants bill

A Republican co-chair of the Legislature's budget committee said Monday there are not enough votes in the Senate to pass a tax break bill designed to keep open a pair of Kimberly-Clark Corp. plants in northeast Wisconsin, saving more than 600 jobs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 6th, 2018

Senate GOP moves to avert shutdown; Trump touts its potential benefits

“I happen to think it’s a great political thing,” the president said of shutting down the government to get border wall money......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 2nd, 2018

Senate votes to extend flood insurance program

The Senate has voted to extend for four months the program that provides flood insurance for nearly 5 million homeowners and business owners......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 31st, 2018

U.S. Senate quietly votes to cut tariffs on hundreds of Chinese goods

As trade tensions escalate between Washington and Beijing, the U.S. Senate quietly passed legislation on Thursday that would lower trade barriers on hundreds of items made in China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

Wisconsin Republican balks at plan to help Kimberly-Clark

A Republican state lawmaker said Wednesday he won't support a tax break bill to help keep a pair of Kimberly-Clark Corp. plants in Wisconsin open, a blow to hopes that the state Senate would quickly pass the bill to save more than 600 jobs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 25th, 2018

House votes to repeal medical device tax

The measure, which passed on a bipartisan vote, has an uncertain future in the Senate......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 25th, 2018

Congress Ends Bid to Undo President"s Deal to Save China"s ZTE

Senate and House negotiators removed from a must-pass defense bill a legislative attempt to undo President Trump’s deal with Beijing to save Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 20th, 2018

Nicholson consulted for companies that shed jobs

Republican Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson worked as a consultant for companies that laid off nearly 1,900 people since 2015, shutting down plants in Wisconsin and other states as they moved to save money and shift production overseas......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 20th, 2018

Congress Ends Bid to Undo Trump Deal to Save China"s ZTE

Senate and House negotiators removed from a must-pass defense bill a legislative attempt to undo President Trump’s deal with Beijing to save Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 20th, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmation: Here are the Key Senate Votes that Will Decide Supreme Court Nominee’s Fate

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh needs 51 votes in the Senate to be confirmed, but a handful of lawmakers will be crucial to the process......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 10th, 2018

Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp After 80 Years Of Prohibition

Authored by Carey Wedler via, On Thursday, the U.S. Senate approved a bill to legalize hemp, an industrial crop that has been banned for dec.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Fed’s Powell to deliver monetary policy report to Senate on July 17

The House Financial Services Committee hasn’t announced when Powell will testify on the other side of Capitol Hill; traditionally that would happen the following day, July 18......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2018

A Senate Committee Votes for Peace in the Music Industry

The Music Modernization Act moves one step closer to law. It aims to bring analog-era music copyright law into the digital age......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJun 28th, 2018

California’s Net Neutrality Plan Adds Exceptions Sought by the Telecom Industry

Lawmakers decide to back away from strongest protections. California’s effort to revive strict net neutrality rules for the Internet hit a roadblock on Wednesday. The legislative proposal to reinstate--at least fo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Senate rejects Trump deal, votes to reinstate ban against ZTE

The Senate passed legislation to reinstate a ban on sales of U.S. components to ZTE Corp. in a rare rebuke of President Donald Trump, who had taken steps to revive the Chinese telecommunications company......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2018