United States Senate

California voter resources

Here are some resources that we hope you will find helpful for the upcoming November 6 election: Text of proposed laws for all California Propositions (PDF format) U.S. Presidential Candidate Statements U.S. Senate Candidate Statements […]


Jobs bill for vets bogs down in Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Senate has blocked legislation that would have established a $1 billion jobs program putting veterans back to work tending to the country’s federal lands and bolstering local police and fire departments. […]


Losing candidates get new focus after Akin comment

(AP) – The two losing candidates in the Republican primary for Missouri‘s U.S. Senate seat are getting renewed attention after comments by the party’s nominee about rape. Six-term Congressman Todd Akin said in a television […]


U.S. Senate candidate under wraps after rape remarks

(AP) – Missouri Congressman Todd Akin is keeping a low profile a day after a television interview in which he said that women’s bodies can prevent pregnancies in “a legitimate rape” and that conception is […]