Balance of Power Shifts in Senate as Impeachment Trial Awaits

Balance of Power Shifts in Senate as Impeachment Trial Awaits

As Senators return from their break on Jan. 19, 2021, major changes are on the docket – three new Congressmen to be seated and confirming President-elect Joe Biden’s Cabinet. Now that the Senate is split 50-50, leadership will be shared between Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer. Then, there is Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. Warnock, Ossoff, […]

Chuck Schumer Endorsed by Harry Reid for Senate Minority Leader

Chuck Schumer Endorsed by Harry Reid for Senate Minority Leader

Chuck Schumer, Democrat and U.S Senator from New York, was endorsed by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid to succeed him at the end of 2016, when Reid retires. From his home in Washington’s West End, the outgoing Democrat from Nevada expressed his confidence that his endorsee would be the right choice to lead the Senate, especially since his […]