United States Senate

Beto O’Rourke’s Close Loss to Ted Cruz Reveals Changing Texas Rare Politics Beto O’Rourke’s Close Loss to Ted Cruz Reveals Changing Texas , 7:30am, November 11
Gina Haspel’s confirmation as CIA director becomes more uncertain as Rand Paul says he’ll vote “no” Rare News Gina Haspel’s confirmation as CIA director becomes more uncertain as Rand Paul says he’ll vote “no” , Rare Staff 2:49pm, March 14
Here’s that video of a young Rep. Beto O’Rourke playing punk on a public-access show Rare Houston Here’s that video of a young Rep. Beto O’Rourke playing punk on a public-access show , Rare Staff 11:13am, March 6
A Democratic senator wants to expand federal restrictions on gun sales Across the U.S.A. A Democratic senator wants to expand federal restrictions on gun sales , Rare Staff 2:19pm, February 18
Will the U.S. Senate actually do anything on immigration? Immigration Will the U.S. Senate actually do anything on immigration? , 8:25am, February 13
Rare POV
Rand Paul didn’t “grandstand” last week, but the Republican Party has been doing it for a decade Conservatism today Rand Paul didn’t “grandstand” last week, but the Republican Party has been doing it for a decade , Rare Editor 11:43am, February 12
Rare POV
Senators strike a deal, and the government is up and running again — for now Across the U.S.A. Senators strike a deal, and the government is up and running again — for now , Heartland Editor 1:24pm, January 22
Hulk Hogan knows he “would win” in a run for Senate, but don’t get excited just yet Across the U.S.A. Hulk Hogan knows he “would win” in a run for Senate, but don’t get excited just yet , Rare Staff 10:50am, January 18
Hulk Hogan might throw his bandana in one state’s Senate election Across the U.S.A. Hulk Hogan might throw his bandana in one state’s Senate election , Rare Staff 3:33pm, January 17
Republican Senator Jeff Flake is actually comparing President Trump to Joseph Stalin The media Republican Senator Jeff Flake is actually comparing President Trump to Joseph Stalin , Rare Staff 6:42pm, January 14
Al Franken makes his choice after his colleagues ask him to resign over sexual misconduct Across the U.S.A. Al Franken makes his choice after his colleagues ask him to resign over sexual misconduct , Rare Staff 11:54am, December 7
Joe Biden promised a “very quick hearing” to silence sexual harassment claims, say senators Across the U.S.A. Joe Biden promised a “very quick hearing” to silence sexual harassment claims, say senators , Rare Staff 6:03pm, November 22
Republicans tell a Trump-supported candidate to step aside as underage sex scandal grows Across the U.S.A. Republicans tell a Trump-supported candidate to step aside as underage sex scandal grows , Rare Staff 4:09pm, November 9
A bizarre ad in the heated Republican primary for Arizona’s senate seat hits an opponent on chemtrails The media A bizarre ad in the heated Republican primary for Arizona’s senate seat hits an opponent on chemtrails , Rare Staff 3:02pm, August 22
Sen. Ron Johnson’s “Right to Try” bill, which could help terminally ill patients, just passed the Senate Rare Politics Sen. Ron Johnson’s “Right to Try” bill, which could help terminally ill patients, just passed the Senate , 3:22pm, August 3
Rare POV
Three Republican senators announce they will not support a “skinny repeal” of Obamacare The media Three Republican senators announce they will not support a “skinny repeal” of Obamacare , Rare Staff 5:49pm, July 27
Kid Rock might be running for Senate, but he has another political goal he wants to work toward first Across the U.S.A. Kid Rock might be running for Senate, but he has another political goal he wants to work toward first , Rare Staff 11:34am, July 27
A HuffPost contributor wrote that John McCain would die with “dishonor” for his health care vote The media A HuffPost contributor wrote that John McCain would die with “dishonor” for his health care vote , Rare Staff 3:58pm, July 26