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A GOP senator just proposed a Denmark-style recovery plan where the government pays up to 80% of workers' wages during the coronavirus pandemic

A GOP SENATOR JUST PROPOSED A DENMARK-STYLE RECOVERY PLAN WHERE THE GOVERNMENT PAYS UP TO 80% OF WORKERS' WAGES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Charlie Riedel/AP GOP senator Josh Hawley wants the government to cover up to 80% of peoples' paychecks in a Denmark-style recovery...

Bernie Sanders built a legion of meme-making, TikTok-loving online fans. Now they're pivoting to new socialist goals

BERNIE SANDERS BUILT A LEGION OF MEME-MAKING, TIKTOK-LOVING ONLINE FANS. NOW THEY'RE PIVOTING TO NEW SOCIALIST GOALS

Matt Rourke/AP Photo, Screenshot r/SandersForPresident, TikTok/ neekolul During his two presidential campaigns, Senator Bernie Sanders...

 
 
 
Senate Democrats Block GOP Effort To Boost Small-Business Aid

SENATE DEMOCRATS BLOCK GOP EFFORT TO BOOST SMALL-BUSINESS AID

Democrats want to funnel the extra funding through community-based financial institutions, which they say help minority-, rural- and...

Amazon said it fired a protesting worker for breaking quarantine. Lawmakers say that timeline doesn't add up

AMAZON SAID IT FIRED A PROTESTING WORKER FOR BREAKING QUARANTINE. LAWMAKERS SAY THAT TIMELINE DOESN'T ADD UP

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Five senators are pressing Amazon over its decision to fire an employee who organized a strike over safety...

 
 
 
US Senate reportedly bars its members from using Zoom

US SENATE REPORTEDLY BARS ITS MEMBERS FROM USING ZOOM

Popular video conferencing app Zoom seems to be having a hard time convincing organizations that it's secure to use. Just after Google...

‘The fear hadn't set in,' Senators head coach says of California road trip

‘THE FEAR HADN'T SET IN,' SENATORS HEAD COACH SAYS OF CALIFORNIA ROAD TRIP

What could turn out to be Senators head coach D.J. Smith's final game of 2019-20 was also the last game before the NHL pressed pause...

 
 
 
Senator who dumped stocks after confidential briefing says she'll divest from individual shares

SENATOR WHO DUMPED STOCKS AFTER CONFIDENTIAL BRIEFING SAYS SHE'LL DIVEST FROM INDIVIDUAL SHARES

Sen. Kelly Loeffler said on Wednesday that she'll divest from owning individual stocks. The Georgia Republican was widely criticized...

Bernie Sanders vows to stay on upcoming ballots and continue to gather delegates so he can 'exert significant influence over the party platform'

BERNIE SANDERS VOWS TO STAY ON UPCOMING BALLOTS AND CONTINUE TO GATHER DELEGATES SO HE CAN 'EXERT SIGNIFICANT INFLUENCE OVER THE PARTY PLATFORM'

Scott Heins/Getty Images Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders suspended his campaign on Wednesday after lagging behind former Vice President...

 
 
 
Durbin warns of 'dangerous and risky' Senate return on April 20

DURBIN WARNS OF 'DANGEROUS AND RISKY' SENATE RETURN ON APRIL 20

Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin is warning that the Senate coming back in two weeks as scheduled would be “dangerous and risky” amid...

Bernie Sanders Drops Out Of Presidential Race, Ceding Nomination To Biden

BERNIE SANDERS DROPS OUT OF PRESIDENTIAL RACE, CEDING NOMINATION TO BIDEN

The senator had a series of poor showings in Democratic primaries around the country, ending hopes for a progressive challenger to...

 
 
 
Pelosi And Schumer Push To Double Size Of 'Interim Emergency' Relief Bill

PELOSI AND SCHUMER PUSH TO DOUBLE SIZE OF 'INTERIM EMERGENCY' RELIEF BILL

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants another $250 billion for small businesses. Democrats want that, plus $250 billion for...

Sen. Rand Paul recovers from coronavirus; volunteering at hospital

SEN. RAND PAUL RECOVERS FROM CORONAVIRUS; VOLUNTEERING AT HOSPITAL

"Together we will overcome this," Senator Paul said.

 
 
 
Rand Paul says he's recovered from coronavirus, volunteering at local hospital

RAND PAUL SAYS HE'S RECOVERED FROM CORONAVIRUS, VOLUNTEERING AT LOCAL HOSPITAL

Sen. Rand Paul is free to use the Senate gym again - once it reopens. Paul announced Tuesday that he has tested negative for COVID-19...

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

SENATE SHOULD BOOST CORONAVIRUS SMALL BUSINESS LOANS TO HALT LAYOFFS: MCCONNELL

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate should quickly approve more funds for small-business loans to prevent layoffs...

 
 
 
More Aid Coming For Small Businesses, Senate Majority Leader McConnell Says

MORE AID COMING FOR SMALL BUSINESSES, SENATE MAJORITY LEADER MCCONNELL SAYS

The $350 billion small business program created in the massive coronavirus relief package is popular, and multiple senators say more...

U.S. Senators Question Apple CEO Tim Cook About COVID-19 App Privacy

U.S. SENATORS QUESTION APPLE CEO TIM COOK ABOUT COVID-19 APP PRIVACY

Four U.S. senators, Bob Menendez, Kamala Harris, Cory Booker and Richard Blumenthal, on Friday sent a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook...

 
 
 
Trump Rips Schumer for Coronavirus Criticism in Scorched Earth Letter: I ‘Never Knew How Bad a Senator You Are'

TRUMP RIPS SCHUMER FOR CORONAVIRUS CRITICISM IN SCORCHED EARTH LETTER: I ‘NEVER KNEW HOW BAD A SENATOR YOU ARE'

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump torched Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer for criticizing his handling...

Team Trump to Jeff Sessions: You're no ally of ours

TEAM TRUMP TO JEFF SESSIONS: YOU'RE NO ALLY OF OURS

President Trump's reelection campaign told Senate Republican candidate Jeff Sessions Thursday to stop calling himself a Trump ally,...

 
 
 
Senators confirm 4 new cases of COVID-19 within organization, raising total to 6

SENATORS CONFIRM 4 NEW CASES OF COVID-19 WITHIN ORGANIZATION, RAISING TOTAL TO 6

The team announced Wednesday that the people in question travelled with the team to California before the NHL suspended its season...

Sen. Kelly Loeffler Faces Renewed Scrutiny For COVID-19 Stock Transactions

SEN. KELLY LOEFFLER FACES RENEWED SCRUTINY FOR COVID-19 STOCK TRANSACTIONS

The Georgia Senator came under fire last month after she and her husband dumped substantial portions of their portfolio after a series...