U.S. Senate

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the upper house of the United States Congress

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In other news from the U.S. Senate, earlier this week, on June 3, Senate bill No.
The state's shift to Republican began in 1961, when John Tower won a special election for U.S. Senate, becoming the first Texas Republican elected statewide since Reconstruction.
Before serving in the U.S. Senate, Smith was elected to the Oregon State Senate, rising to the position of president of the Salem, Ore.-based body after only three years.
If your state has a competitive U.S. Senate race, a downloadable comparison flyer is available with information on the candidates' positions on life issues.
BEIRUT: A delegation from the U.S. Senate paid an official visit to Lebanon Wednesday to address the Syrian refugee problem, according to a U.S.
In New York on Wednesday, the dollar temporarily climbed to 98.98 yen as U.S. Senate leaders reached an agreement to avert a national default and fully reopen the federal government.
"Over two years ago, when I was shot point-blank in the head, the U.S. Senate chose to do nothing," Giffords wrote in the email, (http://www.azcentral.com/news/politics/articles/20130417senate-rejects-gun-control-background-checks.html?nclick_check=1) according to Arizona Central .
HARDWICK - Slightly behind in the polls, somewhat hampered by lingering questions about her honesty and undermined by a sprinkling of high-profile party defections - including the former Democratic mayors of Boston and Springfield that are supporting her opponent - Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Elizabeth Warren showed no signs of quit during an energetic campaign appearance yesterday.
While I've previously suggested that credit unions start a public awareness campaign similar to "Got Milk?" U.S. Senate FCU's "Big Plans?" advertisement wasn't what I had in mind (see our story, page 1).
Thune was also co-chair of the Congressional Farmer Cooperative Caucus during the last session of Congress and has served on the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee since 2007.
A recent U.S. Senate candidate has been elected chairman of the Lane County Republicans' central committee.
State Department spokesman on Monday said the U.S. Senate would approve the nominations of ambassadors to Turkey and Syria after it reconvened following a by-election.
The Preserving the American Historical Record (PAHR) Act was introduced to the U.S. Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.
BELLINGHAM, WA -- Paul Akers, owner of FastCap, a supplier of products for cabinetmakers and woodworkers, is running as a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Washington.
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