House Speaker Pelosi failed to respond quickly to CCP Virus says Sen. Blackburn

D.C. 03/31/20, 04:21

A Republican senator from Tennessee accused an elected official, who is responsible for ensuring the Democratic Party passes legislation in the House, of not taking prompt action to help contain the deadly Asian virus. Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) has accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (R-Calif.) of failing to respond quickly to ...

GOP senators getting briefing on Kushner’s immigration plan

Politics 05/07/19, 14:30

Looking for feedback and support, the White House invited Republican senators Tuesday to discuss a "fairly comprehensive" new immigration plan being spearheaded by senior adviser and presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner. The group was expected to include lawmakers who have been in discussion with Kushner's team about the plan, as well as ...

Blackburn wins Tennessee Senate race, keeping seat for GOP

U.S. 11/06/18, 23:12

Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn won a grueling, expensive contest Tuesday to become the first female U.S. senator from Tennessee, keeping a key midterm seat under GOP control.The congresswoman defeated Democratic former Gov. Phil Bredesen by closely aligning her bid with President Donald Trump, who drummed up support for her ...

Tennessee women slow to back GOP’s Blackburn in Senate race

Politics 10/18/18, 08:11

If Republican Marsha Blackburn were to win in November, the congresswoman would become the first female U.S. senator in Tennessee history. And yet women have been slow to embrace her campaign.A Vanderbilt University poll conducted Oct. 8-13 showed Blackburn trailing former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen, a Democrat, 49 percent to ...

Tennessee Senate candidates exchange barbs in final debate

U.S. 10/10/18, 23:11

Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn repeatedly attempted to tie her Democratic opponent Phil Bredesen to national Democrats in their second and final debate. Meanwhile, the former Tennessee governor deflected the attacks by once again promising to improve bipartisanship in Congress.Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn speaks during the 2018 Tennessee U.S. ...

Taylor Swift makes politics personal with endorsement

Entertainment 10/09/18, 12:51

Taylor Swift's first big jump into politics might have gained her some extra haters, but many observers don't think her endorsement in a competitive midterm U.S. Senate race will result in a massive backlash against the country-singer-turned-pop-star.President Trump and Republicans have criticized Swift following her surprise statement endorsing Tennessee Democratic ...

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