Tag: Bill Nelson


Key Facts for Gorsuch Confirmation Fight

WASHINGTON—As senators prepare to vote on the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court, the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday highlighted several key facts to the public to inform the nationwide discussion as the Senate increasingly appears headed to a historic outcome one way or the other.

Report: Orlando Killer Omar Mateen ‘Made a Pledge of Allegiance’ to ISIS

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, said Sunday on CNN that according to local law enforcement sources, Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen made a “pledge of allegiance” to ISIS prior to killing 50 people and wounding 53 others during Sunday morning’s attack at the Pulse night club.

Will Allen West Run For Higher Office?

Will Allen West Run For Higher Office?

Much has been made about former Congressman Allen West’s recent statement that he would “consider” running for higher office, fueling the speculation that he would run for President. West has been hinting a run for office for sometime now, but

Charlie Crist, Loser Of The Week, or Year?

The Tampa Bay Times has given Republican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist the dubious honor of “Loser of the week,” after his campaign manager, Bill Hyers, and press secretary, both bailed on him. Rumor still has it from that last time we posted

Schumer Seeks to Extend Ban on 3D Guns

The federal law that bans 3D guns is set to expire on December 9, and Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is seeking an extension of the law.  Schumer is alarmed that anyone with $1000 and access to the Internet can obtain

Nelson Wants Obamacare Website Contractors To Have Fingers Burned

Florida’s Democratic Senator, Bill Nelson, expressed his outrage and anger towards those Obamacare website contractors during HHS Kathleen Sebelius’ Senate hearings, who he feels “screwed the pooch,” and are responsible for the websites failures.  During his questioning of Sebelius, Nelson

McCain Throws Cruz Under Bus During Hagel Hearing

McCain Throws Cruz Under Bus During Hagel Hearing

Senator John McCain not-so-ambiguously chided his colleague today in the Armed Services Committee. Senator Bill Nelson leveled a charge at Senator Ted Cruz saying that he questioned the patriotism of Secretary of Defense Nominee Chuck Hagel during his rejection statement.

Florida Senate Race Tightening

Florida Senate Race Tightening

In Florida, incumbent Democrat Senator Bill Nelson’s lead over Republican challenger Connie Mack has slipped to three points, 49% to 46%, according to a new poll by Rasmussen Reports. Two percent of voters prefer another candidate, and three percent are

Connie Mack Upending Liberal Bill Nelson in Florida

Connie Mack Upending Liberal Bill Nelson in Florida

Florida’s Senate race is up for grabs. The incumbent Democrat, Bill Nelson, who paints himself as a centrist, is starting to fall behind Republican Connie Mack in the polls, and for good reason: voters are finally becoming aware of how

Out of the Closet – Scott Powers Speaks!

This afternoon, I spoke with Scott Powers, the Orlando Sentinel reporter who was made to wait inside a storage closet by Vice President Joe Biden’s staff at a fundraiser on March 23 in Orlando for U.S. Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL).

CAIR Seeks HBO Apology for 'Curb' Episode Mocking Jesus

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization today called on HBO to apologize for an episode of “Curb Your Enthusiasm” in which the main character splattered urine on a painting of Jesus. SEE: