Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) bashes Republicans for their proposed solution to the looming hike in interest for student loan recipients during a press conference Thursday. “When it comes to helping the kids… the Republican answer is ‘well, by all means then, the thing to do is cut healthcare.’” (:15)
Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) emphasized the fact that student debt in the U.S. has surpassed credit card debt during a press conference Thursday. (:13)
When asked about his thoughts on recent claims that the Secret Service scandal in Colombia may not have been an isolated incident, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) stated that if the allegations were true, the Secret Service needed to “hire more females.” (:08)
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer said Thursday that he rejects Republican plans to prevent and interest spike for federal student loan recipients.
Famed musician John Mayer and Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.) were honored for their dedication and efforts for the improvement of the music world.
The bill does not contain — according to the White House — sufficient protections on the sharing of personal information between private entities nor provide for proper and adequate oversight to ensure the data is used only for the proper purposes of Cybersecurity
Following Marco Rubio’s speechat the Brookings Institute Wednesday, Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) stated that although there should be “no boots on the ground” in Syria, the U.S. must supply the Syrian opposition groups with the weapons necessary to ward off the Assad regime. “At some point we simply have to say, ‘we’re going to help […]
During a high-profile speech at the Brookings Institute Wednesday, Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said that he agreed with President Obama and that he too believes no option should be left out when it comes to Iran obtaining a nuclear weapon. “An Iran with nuclear weapons is an unimaginable thing… no options should be off the […]
During a high-profile speech at the Brookings Institute Wednesday, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) believes that our engagement in Libya was a good choice but that our fast retraction led to a slow transition to democracy for the country, saying, “my argument was not that it didn’t work out in the end, my argument is that […]
During a high-profile speech at the Brookings Institute Wednesday, Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) states that he believes the U.S. should provide weapons to the Syrian opposition groups but that preemptive measures need to be taken so that these weapons do not end up in the hands of the wrong people. “First of all we have […]