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Category Archives: Jeff Merkley

Do You like it, Senator, When the Deep State Works Against You?”

There’s an old expression: “What’s good for the goose is good for the gander.” In this case, another old expression is even better: “Turnabout is fair play.” We are all still reeling from the Obama years of “transparency,” and “change you can believe in,” that both equated to Doublethink and Doublespeak. Under Obama, everything was […]

Veterans’ Access To Medical Marijuana Hinges On Monday Vote

Authored by Stars And Stripes' Nikki Wentling via Military.com, A measure allowing veterans easier access to medical marijuana garnered bipartisan support in Congress last year and nearly became law. A vote on Monday could be the end of the line this year in another attempt to pass it. The House Rules Committee will soon decide […]

Senate Republicans Trigger Nuclear Option, Clearing Gorsuch Nomination

Summary: The Senate voted 52-48 along party lines to repeal a rule allowing filibusters against Supreme Court nominees,invoking the so-called nuclear option, and clearing the way for Gorsuch confirmation who now needs a simple majority for nomination. The move sets up a final confirmation vote on Gorsuch for Friday afternoon, the Hill notes, after another […]