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Richard Blumenthal. Senior US Senator from Connecticut. Th sr. sen after the retirement of Joe Lieberman. From 1970 to 1976 Blumenthal served in the US Marine Corps Reserve, where he earned the rank of sergeant. Born in Brooklyn, New York. A grad of Harvard, where he was editorial chairman of The Harvard Crimson. Later attended Yale Law School, where he was editor-in-chief of the Yale Law Journal. At Yale, he was a classmate of the Clintons. Controversies: Misrepresenting service in Vietnam.

 Martin Heinrich (D.) won a New Mexico U. Senate race on Tuesday, easily beating former Rep. Heather Wilson (R. Heather Wilson, Puerto Rico, Discovery Channel, New Mexico, Jeff Flake, Take That, Opinion, Racing, Proposal

Heinrich Wins New Mexico Senate Race

Rep. Martin Heinrich (D., N.M.) won a New Mexico U.S. Senate race on Tuesday, easily beating former Rep. Heather Wilson (R., N.M.) after widening his lead in the last two months.

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Position Paper Details GSI's Platform on Magnuson Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Reauthorization

Bill Nelson. Sr. US Sen from FL. In office since 2001. 2nd sitting member of the US Congress to fly in space and a major supporter of the space program. In Dec 2006, visited Syria to visit Assad, despite a US policy of no contact w/Syrian officials b.c. of its support of Hezbollah and Hamas. Voted against a bill calling for a prohibition of US aid to Egypt and Libya. In the past, the Muslim Brotherhood has donated money to his campaign, but Nelson claims he had been unaware of its…

Guy running to replace Olympia Snowe continues to break ground in the fetishization of "independence" Democratic Party, Olympia, Maine, Politics, King Jr, Guys, January, United States

Maine's Angus King still doesn't want to caucus with anyone

Guy running to replace Olympia Snowe continues to break ground in the fetishization of "independence"

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Sen. Tim Kaine Says Obama Administration Must Get Congressional Approval for ISIS Strikes - Politics News - ABC News Radio

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Mazie Hirono won in the 2012 election as the first Asian American woman, first Buddhist and first woman senator from Hawaii, with 63 percent of the vote. Asian American, American Women, 2012 Election, Hawaii Homes, Politicians, Biography, Famous People, Female

Mazie Hirono: 1st Asian American Woman in U.S. Senate - BORGEN

Mazie Hirono won in the 2012 election as the first Asian American woman, first Buddhist and first woman senator from Hawaii, with 63 percent of the vote.

Joe Donnelly. Jr. US Sen of IN, in office since 2013. In May 2011, Donnelly announced his intentions to run for the US Senate, winning the Dem nom 1 year later in an uncontested primary. A staunch supporter of Defense spending w/a consistent record of voting w/conservatives for such spending. In 2011, voted against a bill that would have cut the US MIL budget by $8.5 billion, stipulating that no cuts were to be taken from pay or benefit programs supporting members and vets of the armed… Us Senate, Armed Forces, 1 Year, Benefit, Health Care, Budget, Special Forces, Thrifting

Joe Donnelly. Jr. US Sen of IN, in office since 2013. In May 2011, Donnelly announced his intentions to run for the US Senate, winning the Dem nom 1 year later in an uncontested primary. A staunch supporter of Defense spending w/a consistent record of voting w/conservatives for such spending. In 2011, voted against a bill that would have cut the US MIL budget by $8.5 billion, stipulating that no cuts were to be taken from pay or benefit programs supporting members and vets of the armed…

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Sen. Gillibrand promotes high-tech bill | Capital Business Blog

Kirsten Gillibrand. an American politician and the junior United States Senator from New York, in office since 2009. A member of the Democratic Party's relatively conservative Blue Dog faction while in the House, Gillibrand has been seen as a progressive since her appointment to the Senate. while quiet on the U.S. military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy when she was in the House, during her first 18 months in the Senate, Gillibrand was an important part of the successful campaign to repeal…

 Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.) will be in Washington on Tuesday evening to vote for the American Jobs Act, despite planning earlier in. Acting, Politics, How To Plan, Harvard, American, Female, Woman, History, Historia

Senate Democrat Plans To Miss Vote On Jobs Bill To Receive Award

UPDATE: 6:00 p.m. -- Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) will be in Washington on Tuesday evening to vote for the American Jobs Act, despite planning earlier in...

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Senate approves wartime contracting reform bill

Move caps Sen. McCaskill’s six-year-effort to curb waste and boost oversight.

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Sponsored legislation by Jack Reed, the Senator from Rhode Island - in Congress from 2019 through Present

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