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Pelosi, Mnuchin signal openness to resume aid talks
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US Stocks Decline, Stimulus Negotiations Heat Up
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Kobach loses U.S. Senate seat in Kansas primary
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McConnell Tells Republican Candidates To Distance From Trump
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Deep divide on aid bill, jobless benefit nears end
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Billy Porter Urges Senate to Pass Relief Package for Arts Workers | THR News
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Republicans ready piecemeal coronavirus aid bill
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Indian immigrants hold equality rally demanding immigration law reform
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Democrats reject 'piecemeal' approach to coronavirus relief
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Chile Senate approves pension reform bill
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GOP Disagrees With Trump's Reopening Plan For Schools
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Schumer calls Portland crackdown ‘despicable’
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Pressure among Dems for Biden's running mate pick
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McConnell says he has 'total' confidence in Fauci
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Funding crunch risks U.S. election chaos
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Wearing a mask is 'not complicated': McConnell
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Senate Dems Unveil Plan for Extension of Federal Unemployment Benefits
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Hickenlooper Wins Colorado Senate Primary
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New COVID-19 cases could hit 100k per day -Fauci
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Should be 'no stigma' to wearing masks: McConnell
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Black GOP senator: Trump’s video retweet ‘terrible'
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Mississippi Governor Agrees To Sign Bill For New State Flag
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Poland's nationalists accuse opposition of more delays in election rowPoland's governing nationalists on Tuesday accused opposition lawmakers of trying for a second time to delay a presidential election, after the speaker of the Senate said it would not reconvene to..
U.S. Senate Republican leader threatens 'reexamining' U.S.-China relationshipU.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threatened to reexamine the U.S.-Chinese relationship if Beijing pursues a "further crackdown" on Hong Kong, after China was set to impose new..
U.S. Senate approves bill to pressure China over Uighur rightsThe U.S. Senate approved legislation on Thursday calling on President Donald Trump's administration to toughen its response to China's crackdown on its Uighur Muslim minority, the latest push in..
Poland's Senate says in no hurry to review rules on election voting proceduresPoland's upper house of parliament will take however much time it need to review legislation for voting procedures in the country's upcoming presidential election, the Senate speaker said.
U.S. House Democrats float $3 trillion coronavirus bill, Republicans reject itDemocrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday unveiled a $3 trillion-plus coronavirus relief package with funding for states, businesses, food support and families, only to see the measure..
Trump Senate ally seeks China sanctions over COVID-19 probeA leading U.S. Republican senator proposed legislation on Tuesday that would authorize the U.S. president to impose far-reaching sanctions on China if it fails to give a full account of events leading..
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Senate leader expects vote soon on seeking China sanctions over UighursU.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he expects the chamber to move soon to pass a bill that would call on the Trump administration to toughen its response to China's crackdown..
U.S. Senate upholds Trump veto of 'insulting' Iran war powers resolutionThe U.S. Senate failed on Thursday to override President Donald Trump's veto of a resolution that would have limited his ability to wage war against Iran by requiring him to obtain congressional..
U.S. Senate Democrats seek coronavirus fund disclosure as Trump pushes nomineesDemocrats in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday will try to pass legislation imposing disclosure requirements on federal coronavirus assistance to businesses, while the Republican majority's agenda focuses on..
Poland's Senate leader accuses ruling PiS of election-by-post 'trickery'The head of Poland's opposition-led Senate on Tuesday accused the ruling nationalists of "procedural trickery" to force through a May presidential election by postal ballot amid the coronavirus..
Anthony Fauci to testify before U.S. Senate, not House, on virus responsePresident Donald Trump on Tuesday said top health official Anthony Fauci would appear next week before a panel in the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate examining the country's coronavirus response but..
U.S. Senate panel to question Trump's pick to oversee coronavirus bailout moneyThe U.S. Senate on Tuesday will start scrutinizing the lawyer tapped by President Donald Trump to oversee a $500 billion fund to rescue larger businesses hit by the coronavirus pandemic, with Democrats..
Ashimbayev elected Kazakhstan's Senate speaker in reshufflePresident Kassym-Jomart Tokayev's deputy chief of staff on Monday became speaker of Kazakhstan's upper house, the Senate, a key position that means he is first in line to take over the presidency if..
Daughter of former Kazakh leader leaves key Senate postThe daughter of Kazakhstan's powerful former president has left her position as speaker of the Senate, a role that led some observers to tip her as a possible candidate for the presidency.
Most Kenyan regions ill-prepared to tackle COVID-19 pandemic, senate warnsMost of Kenya's 47 local authorities are not properly equipped to deal with the coronavirus health crisis, which weakens the country's fight against the pandemic, a senate committee warned.
Poland's PM calls on Senate to speed up work on election legislationPoland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has called on the upper house of the parliament, the Senate, to speed up work that would enable holding the presidential election on May 10 via a postal vote.
Republican senators ask U.N. chief for independent WHO review panelLeading Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Friday asked the United Nations to conduct an independent review of the World Health Organization response to the coronavirus pandemic, saying the body..
Bipartisan U.S. Senate report backs spy agencies' findings on RussiaThe U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee concurred with spy agencies' findings that Russia sought to boost now-President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, according to a bipartisan report declassified and..
Tajikistan leader's son named senate speakerThe eldest son of Tajik President Emomali Rakhmon was elected as speaker in the senate on Friday, cementing the family's grip on power in the Central Asian nation ahead of a presidential election.
Italy government wins Senate confidence vote on decree to help virus-hit economyThe Italian government on Thursday won a confidence vote in the Senate on an emergency decree that lays out measures worth 25 billion euros ($28 billion) to support the economy battered by a severe..
Senate passes $2 trillion bill for 'strange and evil' coronavirus crisisThe U.S. Senate on Wednesday unanimously backed a $2 trillion bill aimed at helping unemployed workers and industries hurt by the coronavirus epidemic, as well as providing billions of dollars to buy..
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U.S. Senate close to passing $2 trillion in coronavirus aid, timing of vote unclearU.S. senators will vote on Wednesday on a $2 trillion bipartisan package of legislation to alleviate the devastating economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, hoping it will become law quickly.
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Unprecedented $2 trillion U.S. coronavirus stimulus bill poised for Senate voteU.S. senators will vote on Wednesday on a $2 trillion bipartisan package of legislation to alleviate the devastating economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, hoping it will become law quickly.
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Bolivia electoral body blocks Morales Senate runBolivia's electoral body said on Thursday that former president Evo Morales was ineligible to run for a Senate position in a May election re-run of a voided vote late last year that sparked a political..
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Senate rebukes Trump, votes to limit Iran war making abilityThe U.S. Senate passed legislation on Thursday to limit President Donald Trump's ability to wage war against Iran, rebuking him weeks after a strike against an Iranian military commander and Tehran's..
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Four US Senators write to Pompeo seeking assessment on Kashmir and minority rightsClaiming to be “longtime friends of India,” the Senators wrote: “More than six months after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government unilaterally revoked the autonomy of Jammu and..
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