More than half of Senate Democrats already have come out against Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch — some planning to support a filibuster if it comes to that. That means the Senate could be in for a showdown vote in early April. With 52 Republicans and 48 Democrats in the chamber, the majority party needs
So-called hate speech has a wide and often political interpretation Sen. Ed Markey, a Massachusetts Democrat, has introduced The Hate Crime Reporting Act of 2014 (S.2219) in the Senate. “We have recently seen in Kansas the deadly destruction and loss of life that hate speech can fuel in the United States,” Markey said, “which is
Having served in Congress for the last 37 years, Ed Markey (D-MA) has built up an extensive voting record. Unfortunately for the voters of Massachusetts it’s nothing to brag about.