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Deepfake Mark Zuckerberg thanks Democrats for their 'service and inaction' on antitrust bills

dailymail.co.uk Creepy deepfake shows Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg thanking Democrats for their 'service and inaction' as two antitrust bills languish and advocacy group urges action - A…

House passes bill to avert rail strike

axios.com The House passed legislation Wednesday to avert a nationwide rail strike that President Biden warned earlier this week could "hurt millions of other working people and…

Senate passes Respect for Marriage Act, putting marriage equality protections a big step closer to law

theweek.com Marriage Equality Safety Net The Senate voted 61 to 36 on Tuesday to codify same-sex and interracial marriages in federal law, mostly in case the Supreme Court overturns…

Washington Watch: Congress looks on track to avert rail strike

marketwatch.com Top U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday indicated that Congress would intervene and block a railroad strike, with their comments coming a day after President Joe Biden called on the…

Deepfake ad of Mark Zuckerberg praises Congress for inaction on antitrust legislation

marketwatch.com A deepfake video of Mark Zuckerberg praising Congress for its inaction on tech antitrust legislation is creating waves after its debut in an ad Tuesday. “Well, that was a…

Senate passes landmark bill protecting same-sex and interracial marriages

marketwatch.com WASHINGTON — The Senate passed bipartisan legislation Tuesday to protect same-sex marriages, an extraordinary sign of shifting national politics on the issue and a measure…

Congressional leaders clear the way for a bipartisan bill to avert a railroad strike

cnbc.com Republican and Democratic congressional leaders agreed to pass legislation in the coming days to avert a nationwide rail workers strike, the effects of which could begin to…

Senate passes landmark bill protecting same-sex marriage nationwide. It's expected to pass the House and be signed into law by Biden

businessinsider.com Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gives the thumbs up as he leaves the Senate Chamber after passage of the Inflation Reduction Act at the U.S. Capitol August 7,…

Leaders in Congress Say They Will Act to Prevent Rail Strike

nytimes.com WASHINGTON — Democratic and Republican leaders in Congress vowed on Tuesday to pass legislation averting a nationwide rail strike, saying they agree with President Biden…

Biden urges Congress to avert a rail strike

npr.org Andrew Harnik/AP toggle caption President Joe Biden meets with congressional leaders to discuss legislative priorities for the rest of the year on Tuesday at the White House…

Top U.S. Democrats cite possible continuing resolution to fund government By Reuters

investing.com WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. congressional leaders agreed to seek a long-term government funding bill rather than stop gap measure, but may need to seek a year-long…

Congressional leaders head to White House for lame duck planning

politico.com Congressional leaders head to White House for lame duck planning The House and Senate have mere weeks before a government shutdown deadline and a potentially devastating…

Senate sets final same-sex marriage vote for Tuesday

axios.com Senators on Monday reached an agreement to speed up passage of legislation to codify the right to gay and interracial marriage, setting up a final vote on Tuesday. Why it…

Biden Urges Congress To Pass Bill To Avert Railroad Strike

forbes.com Topline President Joe Biden pressed Congress Monday to implement a labor deal between the largest U.S. rail operators and a group of large unions, as a months-long impasse…

U.S. Senate eyes tightened restrictions on Chinese semiconductors By Reuters

investing.com By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic leader of the U.S. Senate urged lawmakers on Monday to back his proposal to bar the U.S. government from doing…

The not-so-lame duck session

vox.com House Speaker Nancy Pelosi talks with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer during the Moms Demand Action Gun Violence Rally on June 8, 2022, in Washington, DC. | Nathan…

Crunch time for Democrats is holding up bipartisan bill to protect pregnant workers

politico.com Crunch time for Democrats is holding up bipartisan bill to protect pregnant workers The Pregnant Workers Fairness Act would require employers to provide pregnant workers…

'Grave urgency': Over 400 business groups plead with Congress to prevent rail strike

cnn.com More than 400 business groups are calling on Congressional leaders to be prepared to prevent a freight rail strike that could start causing chaos in the economy as early as…

Congressional Stalemate: Department Of Defense Urges Leaders To Approve Spending Bill

forbes.com Topline The Department of Defense warned Democratic leaders in Congress on Monday that failing to pass a full-year government spending bill by a December 16 deadline would…

GA Runoff: Why A 51st Senate Seat Matters So Much

zerohedge.com GA Runoff: Why A 51st Senate Seat Matters So Much In Georgia's January 2021 runoff, control of the Senate was at stake. With Democrats already holding 50 seats plus Vice…

Marijuana Banking Legislation, Expungements Bill Gain Momentum In Congress As Lame Duck Session Nears

benzinga.com Last week, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer met with Senate Banking Chairman Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Sens. Steve Daines (R-Montana) and Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon),…

Schumer proposes Dem leadership shake-up

politico.com Schumer proposes Dem leadership shake-up He is seeking to eliminate the No. 3 spot in his team. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer is proposing a change to his leadership…

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