u.s. senate

Reader Input: I’ll keep and use my gun, thanks

Have you ever heard of even one person present hard evidence that tighter gun control laws have reduced murders? No! Even the vice president has said they cannot prevent mass murde ...

Reader Input: Senators cannot explain S. 744

The Senate intends to vote on S. 744, Sen. (Charles) Schumer’s amnesty bill. Unfortunately, the bill resembles Obamacare in many respects. At over 1,000 pages, the bill is we ...

Raeder input: US Senate: an embarrassment

You are absolutely right Elinor Petuskey, (US Senate’s gun vote shameful, by Elinor Petuskey, April 23). It is incredibly shameful when senators who are supposed to represe ...

Reader Input: Gun violence hard to stop

This is in response to all of you who are just outraged that the U.S.Senate rejected universal background checks (for now) on individuals who buy guns. I am happy the proposal fa ...

Senate approves anti-violence against women act

  WASHINGTON — By a robust bipartisan majority, the Senate voted Tuesday to renew the Violence Against Women Act with new assurances that gays and lesbians, immigran ...