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United States Senate: Upper house of the United States Congress
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, with the House of Representatives being the lower chamber. Together they compose the national bicameral legislature of the United States.

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Adam Schiff Announces 2024 Senate Run [Video]

Adam Schiff Announces 2024 Senate Run

Adam Schiff Announces, 2024 Senate Run. NPR reports that the California congressman made the announcement on Jan. 26 via a Twitter video. The Senate seat is currently held by Democrat Dianne..

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Mitch McConnell Becomes Longest-Serving Senate Leader [Video]

Mitch McConnell Becomes Longest-Serving Senate Leader

Mitch McConnell Becomes , Longest-Serving Senate Leader. Politico reports that on Jan. 3, McConnell broke Sen. Mike Mansfield's 16-year record as a Senate leader. Politico reports that on Jan. 3,..

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Senate Passes Massive Spending Bill, Avoids Shutdown [Video]

Senate Passes Massive Spending Bill, Avoids Shutdown

Senate Passes Massive, Spending Bill, Avoids Shutdown. On December 22, the Senate voted 68-29 to pass a $1.7 trillion spending bill to finance federal agencies through September. 'The Independent'..

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This Day in History: Slavery Is Abolished in America (Sunday, December 18th) [Video]

This Day in History: Slavery Is Abolished in America (Sunday, December 18th)

This Day in History:, Slavery Is Abolished in America. December 18, 1865. The 13th Amendment was formally adopted into the U.S. Constitution. It ensures that “neither slavery nor..

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Congress Avoids Partial Government Shutdown [Video]

Congress Avoids Partial Government Shutdown

Congress Avoids , Partial Government Shutdown. NPR reports that the Senate approved a stopgap spending measure by a vote of 71-19 on Dec. 15. . The measure gives Congress a week to compile a larger..

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House to Vote on Historic Puerto Rico Status Act [Video]

House to Vote on Historic Puerto Rico Status Act

House to Vote , on Historic , Puerto Rico Status Act. On December 15, the House of Representatives will vote on the Puerto Rico Status Act. . 'The Independent' reports that the bill proposes to..

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Setback for Donald Trump: New York Jury finds his company guilty of tax fraud| Oneindia News*Special [Video]

Setback for Donald Trump: New York Jury finds his company guilty of tax fraud| Oneindia News*Special

Former President Donald Trump has been having bad days lately… Yesterday, his hand-picked candidate lost a winnable Senate race.. And his call to terminate the Constitution has once again backed..

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United States : Democrats capture Senate seat in Georgia runoff [Video]

United States : Democrats capture Senate seat in Georgia runoff

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US politics: Democrats seal absolute Senate majority with Georgia win [Video]

US politics: Democrats seal absolute Senate majority with Georgia win

In the runoff vote, incumbent Democrat Senator Raphael Warnock beat Republican challenger Herschel Walker

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Warnock and Walker in hotly contested race for Georgia senate runoff [Video]

Warnock and Walker in hotly contested race for Georgia senate runoff

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Donald Trump calls for termination of the US Constitution in social media post | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Donald Trump calls for termination of the US Constitution in social media post | Oneindia News*News

In a social media post, former US president Donald Trump called for the termination of the Constitution, terming the 2020 election a ‘massive fraud’. This comes weeks after Democrats retained..

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House Approves Imposing Deal on Unions to Avoid Rail Strike [Video]

House Approves Imposing Deal on Unions to Avoid Rail Strike

House Approves, Imposing Deal on Unions , to Avoid Rail Strike. On November 30, the United States House voted to head off a nationwide rail strike, approving legislation that forces unions to accept..

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George Wallace Says He'll Leave Country If Herschel Walker Gets Elected

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Herschel Walker Cites Ricky Bobby in GA Senate Race Speech

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Trump-backed celebrity TV doctor loses to hoodie-wearing stroke survivor as Democrats flip key Senate seat

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How did the army of Donald Trump-backed candidates fare in US midterms?

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Who is Herschel Walker? Trump-backed Republican's path from NFL star to controversial campaign

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Barack Obama Skewers Herschel Walker as Unqualified at Georgia Rally

Barack Obama was in full-blown standup comedy mode Friday night in Georgia -- where he skewered Herschel Walker as wholly unqualified for the Senate ... among other occupations. The ex-Prez was..
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Former NFL star running for Senate accused of telling second woman to have abortion

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A second woman has accused Herschel Walker of paying for her to have termination despite his claims to oppose abortion.
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Home Depot Says It Did Not Donate to Herschel Walker Amid Boycott

The internet is up in arms about Home Depot after reports it allegedly donated serious dough to Herschel Walker's U.S. Senate campaign -- and while the company tells us it didn't happen, it's also..
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Herschel Walker Accused of Paying for Woman's Abortion, He Denies Allegations

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U.S. Senate passes landmark $430bn bill to tackle climate change and lower global warming emissions

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Jon Stewart Pressure Flips GOP Senators, PACT Act for Veterans Passes

Jon Stewart's passionate pleas for Congress -- especially GOP Senators -- did not fall on deaf ears ... as the Senate reversed field and resoundingly passed a bill to help veterans exposed to burn..
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Bipartisan Senate Deal Struck for Gun Reform in Wake of Mass Shootings

After two major mass shootings in the past month, it seems our elected leaders are finally doing something ... because a new bipartisan framework for gun reform has been reached. 20 U.S. senators..
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Black U.S. Senate Candidate Charles Booker Wears Noose in Campaign Ad

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Trump-backed candidate wins Ohio Republican Senate primary

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Trump endorses celebrity surgeon known for guesting on Oprah in crucial Senate race

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President Biden Wants Dr. Oz and Herschel Walker to Resign from Fitness Council

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Former Senator Harry Reid Dead at 82, Driving Force for UFO Answers

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Dr. Oz Seriously Exploring U.S. Senate Run in Pennsylvania

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US Capitol riots: Senate report reveals 'intelligence and security failures'

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US House backs commission on deadly Capitol siege - but it's uncertain it will pass Senate

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Carole Baskin Calls Out Ted Cruz, John Cornyn Over Loose Tiger in Houston

Carole Baskin is putting Ted Cruz and John Cornyn on blast over the tiger that got loose in Texas, saying the Senators could have prevented it if they'd done their jobs in Congress. The 'Tiger King'..
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Senate committee approves China strategic competition bill; backs enhanced security ties with India

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Rachel Levine becomes first openly transgender federal official confirmed by Senate

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A senior state official has become the first openly transgender person to be confirmed by the US Senate.
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Senator Marco Rubio Says We Need to I.D. UFO Flying Over Military Bases

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Stacey Plaskett Calls Trump 'Evil,' Says He Deserves Criminal Punishment

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Janet Yellen confirmed as first woman to head the US Treasury

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Ex-Capitol PD Chief's Requests for Backup Denied Before Capitol Coup Attempt

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Claudia Conway Trolls Kellyanne, Blames Her 'Army' for Attempted Coup

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Congress Reconvenes After Coup, to Count Electoral College Votes

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