Tag: Joe Donnelly

Confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court

NRA Ad Urges Senators to Confirm Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

The National Rifle Association on Tuesday took the next step in its nationwide campaign to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, highlighting the stakes for the Second Amendment and 100 million American gun owners.

In this Jan. 22, 2018 file photo, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., leaves a meeting with fellow Democrats at the Capitol in Washington. In places like Boston and Los Angeles, Democrats are blasting the new tax law as a boon to the rich and a corporate giveaway. In North Dakota, Sen. …

Red State Dem Heidi Heitkamp to Meet Kavanaugh

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) announced plans Wednesday to meet Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, ending speculation she might join fellow Democrats in denying Kavanaugh that traditional courtesy.

Sen. Joe Donnelly talks to a student at March for Our Lives

Indiana Sen. Joe Donnelly Attends Gun Control Event; Republicans Call Foul

Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN) clapped along at a March for Our Lives gun-control event in Indianapolis on Saturday, an unusual move for a vulnerable red-state senator, one that his 2018 Republican opponents were quick to criticize as indicating Donnelly’s lack of support for Second Amendment rights.

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Dem Donnelly A Yes on Gorsuch SCOTUS Nomination

Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN) has issued a statement declaring he is joining two other Democrats who will cast a yes vote or federal judge Neil Gorsuch to be seated on the U.S. Supreme Court, Reuters reported on Sunday.

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Ten Senate Democrats Join Republicans to Condemn Anti-Israel UN Resolution

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and incoming Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) are among 21 senators who have signed onto legislation that rejects the United Nations Security Council’s Resolution 2334, which calls Israeli construction in the West Bank and eastern Jerusalem “illegal.”

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Federal Court Ruling Against Obama Amnesty Could Break Democrat Blockade of DHS Funding Bill

Before a federal judge in Texas ruled President Barack Obama’s executive amnesty unconstitutional—and ordered its implementation immediately halted—Senate Judiciary Committee subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest chairman Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) said such a ruling would mean Democrats must stop obstructing the passage of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) funding bill.

Republican Richard Mourdock Defeated in Indiana

Fox News declares Democrat Joe Donnelly the winner of the U.S. Senate race in Indiana. Mourdock was comfortably ahead and coasting to a win before he made a controversial comment about rape and abortion that dropped him into a world

Mourdock Wins IN Primary

Mourdock Wins IN Primary

Tea party-backed state Treasurer Richard Mourdock won Indiana’s Republican nomination for Senate, defeating longtime Senator Richard Lugar. Mourdock will face Democratic U.S. Rep. Joe Donnelly in November.

Mourdock Wins: Tea Party Looks To November

Mourdock Wins: Tea Party Looks To November

It’s official: Richard Mourdock has unseated six-term Senator Dick Lugar, setting the tone for primaries across the country. What’s coming up for Mourdock this fall will be dramatically different from the primary race: he’ll be facing a Democrat opponent buoyed

Lugar loses Indiana primary to tea party rival

Lugar loses Indiana primary to tea party rival

(AP) Lugar loses Ind. GOP primary to tea party rivalINDIANAPOLISU.S. Sen. Richard Lugar has lost to a tea party-backed challenger in Indiana’s Republican primary, ending a storied political career that spanned nearly four decades. Tea party-backed state Treasurer Richard Mourdock

Fast and Furious: Dem Breaks Ranks to Support Holder Subpoena

Fast and Furious: Dem Breaks Ranks to Support Holder Subpoena

Indiana Democrat Rep Joe Donnelly voiced his support for the Oversight Committee’s subpoena of Attorney General Eric Holder over Operation Fast & Furious documents.    “One of the duties of Congress is to provide oversight of the Executive Branch,” Donnelly

House Dem Slams Pelosi and Obama in Campaign Ad

The Hill: Two-term Rep. Joe Donnelly’s (D-Ind.) TV spot features a photo of Obama, Pelosi and House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) as he references the “Washington crowd.”

Which Democrats Get Free Passes?

Starting today, the RNC should offer Free Passes to targeted Congressional Democrats who will agree to vote NO on health care. The Free Pass should include: A guarantee no national money will be used against the Democrat in the general