Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Tag: Senate

The United Front: Florida’s immigration law (includes documentary)

To listen to the accompanying audio stories, click here. Florida's recent enactment of Senate Bill 1718 has sent shockwaves through the state, signifying a...

Senators push bill protecting kids from online danger (includes video story)

Lawmakers from both sides of the political aisle met for a hearing Tuesday to reintroduce the Kids Online Safety Act, which would set stricter...

Congress takes on the Taylor Swift concert ticket fiasco (includes video...

The Senate’s antitrust panel held a hearing this past Tuesday to look into the computer crashes and delays that happened last year when tickets...

A few key states will determine which party gets Congressional power...

With less than a week before the high-stakes midterm elections, all eyes are on swing states to see which party gets control of the...

History shows Democrats likely to lose seats in 2022 midterms (includes...

A common historical trend in American politics is that the president’s party loses seats in the midterm election. This phenomenon is considered an evaluation...

Ken Russell’s political journey from concerned resident to Congressional candidate

As a freshman Miami city commissioner in 2016, Ken Russell jumped up in the middle of a meeting while a vote was being taken...

Newsbreak May 13, 2022

The White House announced the United States has passed one million COVID-19 deaths. The body of a slain Palestinian American journalist has been brought...

Newsbreak May 12, 2022

A bill attempting to preserve nationwide access to abortion failed to pass in the U.S. Senate. Inflation decreased for the first time since August....

Senate may vote on Roe v. Wade (includes video story)

The battle over abortion rights has reached the floor of the U.S. Senate.  A draft opinion that would overturn the court’s 1973 finding in Roe...

Miami’s Ketanji Brown Jackson becomes the first Black woman on the...

A bipartisan group of senators on Thursday voted to confirm Miami's Ketanji Brown Jackson to be the first black woman to serve on the...