NSA “is a rogue organization,” Rep Peter Welch says during stop at White River Junction VA.
Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders has clinched a seat on the budget conference committee, which will put him in the thick of upcoming negotiations between Democrats and Republicans. The 30-member committee’s goal is to forge a compromise budget by Dec. 13. The House and Senate passed markedly different budget bills back in the spring. If the […]
Vermont Sens. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., voted to avoid a government shutdown Friday. The Senate voted 54-44 for a continuing resolution to keep the federal government in business past Tuesday’s scheduled shutdown. The battle now shifts to the House, which is working on its own version. The two versions will then need […]