In 2013, then-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid changed the rules of the Senate so that presidential nominees that required Senate confirmation no longer needed 60 votes to be confirmed.
At the time, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said, “just about everyone in America, Democrat, Republican, liberal, conservative, believe that once you elect a president, he deserves his choices to run the executive branch.”
Now, though, Sen. Schumer has done everything in his power as Senate minority leader to prevent President Trump’s nominees from being confirmed.
7.19.17 8:49 pmHypocrisy Alert: Warren Calls for More Transparency for Foreign Donations to Campaigns
Warren attended a fundraiser over the weekend at the home of former Wall Street executive whose company is responsible “for the greatest amount of known foreign-connected money in U.S. elections.”
7.17.17 3:01 pmRNC Chair: It’s Time to Show Americans That the Republican Party Can Govern
“Now it’s our time to show not only that we can repeal and replace Obamacare…but also that we can govern,” Ronna Romney McDaniel said during an interview on Monday.
7.17.17 11:06 amNew NRSC Ad Hits 2018 Dems for Their Support of Obamacare
“Democrats’ Obamacare Lies,” highlights the multiple lies Senate Democrats told the American people to get Obamacare passed.
7.13.17 12:09 pmJeff Sessions Announces Biggest Health Care Fraud Crackdown in US History
The Department of Justice caught over 400 individuals defrauding the federal government.