Tag Archives: Senate

Congressional Solutions: How to Secure American Elections; The Battle for Ballots



Mueller’s recent testimony reinforced the threat of other countries trying to hack our elections. This raises the question, what is congress going to do about, and surprisingly enough, the answer is, a lot of things. This video looks at the main proposals going through congress right now to see which ones are the best solutions.


America’s Disaster Relief Gets Caught Up in a Debate on Puerto Rico



America is trying to pass a bill to help Americans who were victims of natural disasters. The problem is, Democrats want that bill to include additional aid and protect existing aid for Puerto Rico. Republicans think spending money on Puerto Rico is inefficient because of the government’s track record on existing aid spending.


Passing the Natural Resources Management Act



In a massive bipartisan success, the Senate passed the Natural Resources Management Act in a 92 to eight vote. This protects 1,300,000 additional acres of wildlife, and makes several other impressive changes. Here’s what this legislation does.


The Emergency Wall; What is Going On?



Trump declared a national emergency ending the border wall funding fight. The question now is… well it’s mostly just panic. Here’s exactly what’s happening.


Congressional Disapproval: Congress Weighs in on Middle East Peace Plans



Both the Senate and House are looking at bills to rein in the president’s ability to stop performing military actions abroad. Here’s what powers they have to continue a war.