Tag Archives: Senate Judiciary Committee

Holder Rebuffs Call For His Resignation

Following a call from Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) that he resign his position as Attorney General, Eric Holder stated in clear terms at the Senate Judiciary Committee that he has no intention of stepping down.

Read More 0 Comments

Amid Calls To Resign, Holder Powers Through Senate Testimony

“I don’t have any intention of resigning,” Holder told lawmakers.

Read More 0 Comments

Napolitano: Secret Service Scandal Inexcusable

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano faced tough questions on the Secret Service’s Colombia scandal during a hearing Wednesday with the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Read More 0 Comments

Coming Up Monday at the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court building, Washington, D.C. (Photo by James Cullum)

The Supreme Court begins its 2015 term on Monday and will hear cases involving the sovereign immunity of foreign agencies and a Federal Reserve Bank interpretation of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act

Monday, October 5

● Car insurance claims decline but cost goes up

● Twin brothers sent to prison for hacking federal computers

● Jobless rate stuck at 5.1% in September

● New mortgage disclosure rule in effect

● The world is shrinking for tax absconders

● Lobbyist stopped by red light

Clinton Credits HRC On Peronal Evolution Over Marriage Equality

Clinton addressed the morning session of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) prior to Vice President Biden’s keynote address to the Dinner Gala, saying it has been “quite a year” for LGBT rights

Fiorina Condemns Obama Administration’s Actions In Syria

Carly Fiorina

“The middle east is becoming a very, very dangerous place because we are not showing leadership,” said Fiorina.

Obama Calls On Russia To End Airstrikes

“Russia needs to cease their bloodshed immediately,” Obama said.

Sen. Marco Rubio Calls For More U.S. Airstrikes On ISIS and Further Sanctions on Russia

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) called for increased airstrikes in Syria to combat the Islamic State and additional sanctions against Russia’s economy.