Senate Democrats Block Bill Banning Late-Term Abortions
Senate Democrats have blocked the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act from moving forward in the Senate. The Pain-Capable Act needed 60 votes in order to invoke cloture, but failed Tuesday in a 54-42 vote. Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va.; Bob Casey, D-Pa.; and Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., were the only Democrats to support the bill. Sens. Mark Kirk, R-Ill., and Susan Collins,
Published:9/23/2015 6:26:04 PM
Obama Gains Support of Two Senators for Iran Deal
Senators Bob Casey and Chris Coons, both Democrats, said they would back the nuclear accord, putting the White House within one vote of the 34 needed to block the opposition.
Published:9/1/2015 12:50:56 PM
Weekend picks for book lovers
Spend your weekend reading about dolphins in 'Voices in the Ocean.'
Published:8/22/2015 3:55:52 AM
Joe Manchin and Joe Donnelly vote to defund Planned Parenthood
Bob Casey and Heidi Heitkamp will both vote against defunding the group, while Joe Manchin announced that he will vote for the measure.
Published:8/3/2015 3:44:46 PM
News in Brief: Terrifying Uniformed Bachelorette Party Storms Local Bar
TACOMA, WA—Bursting into the establishment seemingly out of nowhere and overtaking it within a matter of moments, a terrifying uniformed bachelorette party stormed local pub Casey’s Saloon Friday night, onlookers reported. “One second I was having a pleasant round of beers with friends, and the next we were surrounded on all sides by these frightening women in identical pink and white regalia who were wildly waving their feather boas in our faces—it all happened so fast,” said visibly traumatized customer Lee Gangridge, who reportedly hid in a corner booth as over a dozen young stiletto-clad women sporting the same glittery sashes, phallic plastic necklaces, and sparkling tiaras seized control of the entire line of barstools. “One of them was clearly their leader—she was wearing all white and had a pink tulle veil clipped into her hair to signify her rank. And when her favorite song came ...
Published:7/1/2015 2:30:27 AM