Instead of Larry Page, Google sends written testimony to tech’s Senate hearing

Instead of Larry Page, Google sends written testimony to tech’s Senate hearing

Silicon Valley is about to have another big moment before Congress. On Wednesday, Twitter’s Jack Dorsey and Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg will go before the Senate Intelligence Committee to follow-up on their work investigating (and hopefully…

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Schumer Proposes Resolution To Rename Senate Office Building After John McCain

Schumer Proposes Resolution To Rename Senate Office Building After John McCain

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer plans on introducing a resolution to rename the Russell Senate office building after former Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain. The announcement comes just one day after McCain, who was diagnosed with…

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Senate Rejects Bill To Defund Planned Parenthood, Rand Paul Doesn’t Hold Back

Senate Rejects Bill To Defund Planned Parenthood, Rand Paul Doesn’t Hold Back

The Senate rejected an amendment to the government spending bill Thursday that would prevent Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers from receiving federal funding. Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky proposed the provision, which was defeated 45-48…

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Senate To Wait Until After Midterms To Take On Prison Reform Package

Senate To Wait Until After Midterms To Take On Prison Reform Package

The U.S. Senate will not vote on a new package of prison and sentencing reform before the midterm elections due to concerns of division among the Republican party. “I don’t think before the election. I think…

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Russian hackers already targeted a Missouri senator up for reelection in 2018

Russian hackers already targeted a Missouri senator up for reelection in 2018

A Democratic senator seeking reelection this fall appears to be the first identifiable target of Russian hacking in the 2018 midterm race. In a new story on the Daily Beast, Andrew Desiderio and Kevin Poulsen…

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