Tag: Gun politics

Senate Dems Will Filibuster Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee

Senate Democrats are going to try to bring down President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court pick no matter who the president chooses to the fill the current vacancy. With Trump prepared to announce his nominee on Tuesday evening, Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) said in an interview on Monday morning that he will filibuster any pick that…

California Governor Vetoes Bill Banning Semi-Automatic Rifles

California Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a bill that would have outlawed future sales of most semi-automatic rifles in the state. The governor announced signing other gun-related legislation on Friday but rejected the centerpiece bill, which would have imposed the nationโ€™s toughest restrictions on gun ownership. Brownโ€™s veto message for SB374 said it was too far-reaching.…

Complete Inauguration Schedule Listed Here – All Events – Let’s PARTY

9.a.m. Former presidents, House of Representatives members, senators, governors and Cabinet designees begin to arrive at the U.S. Capitol for the public, ceremonial inauguration of President Obama and Vice President Biden. 9:30 a.m. Fifth-grade chorus from Public School 22 in Staten Island, New York performs 10 a.m. U.S. Marine Band performs 11:14 a.m. First lady…