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Senate Votes to Advance $1.15 Billion Saudi Arms Deal
The Senate cleared the way today for a massive arms deal with Saudi Arabia to proceed, after voting against a resolution that would have blocked the transfer of $1.15 billion worth of military equipment to be sold from the U.S. to Saudi Arabia. The bipartisan resolution was introduced in the Senate
Senate Votes to Back $1 Billion Weapons Sale to Saudi Arabia
The Senate has backed the Obama administration's plan to sell more than $1 billion worth of American-made tanks and other weapons to Saudi Arabia
Senate To Vote This Week on $1.15 Billion Arms Deal With Saudi Arabia
The U.S. Senate is expected to vote this week on a resolution to reject a pending arms sale from the U.S. to Saudi Arabia following reports of civilian casualties in Yemen at the hands of the Saudi-led coalition. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Connecticut) said in a telephone briefing this morning that
Brady Campaign to Congress: 'While You Were Out, 4,500 People Died From Gun Violence'
As Congress reconvenes from a nearly seven-week recess, the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence has a message for politicians: “While you were out, 4,500 people died from gun violence.” Today, organizers from the Brady Campaign handed out hundreds of these pink memos to congressmen as they
Presidential Election Walk-Up Songs
One of the tough tasks for Presidential campaigns is finding the right theme song that best fits the candidate.
Lawmakers Push to Block Saudi Arms Sale as Casualties Mount in Yemen
Members of Congress are pushing to block the sale of $1.15 billion worth of military equipment to Saudi Arabia as reports of civilian casualties continue to emerge from Yemen following strikes by the Saudi Arabia-led coalition. Last week, the U.S. Department of State gave its preliminary approval
Trump Says Maybe '2nd Amendment People' Can Stop Clinton's Supreme Court Picks
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump raised eyebrows Tuesday when he suggested there is "nothing" that can be done to stop Hillary Clinton 's Supreme Court picks, except "maybe" the " Second Amendment people." "Hillary wants to abolish, essentially abolish the Second Amendment," Trump said
Donald Trump's Latest Comments Elicit Mixed Reactions
GOP frontrunner suggested Hillary Clinton may pick the next Supreme Court justice, which may affect Second Amendment rights.
Democratic National Convention 2016: Fact-Checking the Speakers
The Democratic Party is holding its convention in Philadelphia this week. Every day, ABC News will be fact-checking speakers at the Democratic National Convention . DAY FOUR: Thursday, July 28 Fact Check: Economy Added 15 Million New Private-Sector Jobs Since Obama Inauguration Claim: The economy
Connecticut Sen . Chris Murphy on Gun Violence in America
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