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Lindsey Graham

Republican presidential candidate U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham formally announces his campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination in Central, South Carolina June 1, 2015.
United States Senator from South Carolina

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  • WASHINGTON, Nov 16- U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley on Friday said he planned to relinquish the position next year, leaving a vacancy at the top of the panel, which is among those investigating alleged Russian political interference. In a statement, the Iowa Republican said he would instead seek to return as chair of the Senate Finance...

  • Republican Senator Jeff Flake and Democratic Senator Chris Coons said they would take to the Senate floor at around 4:15 p.m. EST, to ask for their colleagues' consent to allow a vote that could anger President Donald Trump, who has repeatedly dismissed the federal probe as a "witch hunt." Another party leader, Senate Republican whip John Cornyn, has said he favors...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 13- Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said on Tuesday he supported a bill that would protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller from any politically motivated firings and would urge Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to allow a vote on it. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said he also supported the bill but would not...

  • Matthew Whitaker, former Chief of Staff to Jeff Sessions at the Department of Justice. 

    U.S. Senate Democrats are considering legal action over President Donald Trump's appointment of a new acting attorney general, congressional sources said on Friday.

  • Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is already up and working in her hospital room, a day after breaking three ribs in a fall, her nephew said late on Thursday at the Hollywood premiere of a film about her life.

  • President Donald Trump waves prior to departing on a trip to Wisconsin from the White House in Washington, October 24, 2018.

    Trump is taking on the 14th Amendment, passed in 1868 to grant citizenship to former slaves. It's one of the most heavily litigated provisions of the Constitution.

  • *Iran exports 1.33 mln bpd of crude in Oct. 1-14: Refinitiv. NEW YORK, Oct 16- Oil prices edged up in cautious trade on Tuesday as expectations of higher U.S. shale output and inventories vied with worries that crude supply from the Middle East could be disrupted by looming U.S. sanctions on Iran and growing tensions with top exporter Saudi Arabia.

  • *Iran exports 1.33 mln bpd of crude in Oct. 1-14- Refinitiv. NEW YORK, Oct 16- Oil prices edged up in cautious trade on Tuesday as expectations of higher U.S. shale output and inventories vied with worries that crude supply from the Middle East could be disrupted by looming U.S. sanctions on Iran and growing tensions with top exporter Saudi Arabia.

  • *Iran exports 1.33 mln bpd of crude in Oct. 1-14- Refinitiv. NEW YORK, Oct 16- Oil prices rose in cautious trade on Tuesday as expectations of higher U.S. shale output and inventories vied with worries that crude supply from the Middle East could be disrupted by looming U.S. sanctions on Iran and growing tensions with top producer Saudi Arabia. "The focus within the oil...

  • CB&I Areva MOX Services LLC, a consortium including France's state-owned Orano, formerly called Areva, has been building the Mixed Oxide project at the Savannah River Site in South Carolina since 2007.. South Carolina politicians, including Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, have defended the MOX plant, saying it was about 70 percent complete, would help keep...

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