Patrick Leahy

WATCH: Dem Senator Schools Homeland Security Chief On Subject Of Immigration

WATCH: Dem Senator Schools Homeland Security Chief On Subject Of Immigration

Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee Tuesday morning, and she quickly walked into a line of questions she clearly wasn’t prepared for. Vermont Senator Patrick Leahy (VT) asked Nielsen about President Trump’s comments on immigrants from “shithole” countries not being welcome in the United States. Nielsen replied by telling Leahy: […]

Senator Leahy To Attorney General Sessions: ‘You Can’t Run Forever’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Senator Leahy To Attorney General Sessions: ‘You Can’t Run Forever’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) has been a harsh critic of Attorney General Jeff Sessions since his confirmation hearing. And now, after some of the revelations during former FBI Director James Comey’s Senate hearing regarding the Russia investigation and his subsequent firing, Leahy had some even more chilling threats for the rosy-cheeked AG. After Comey’s testimony, […]

Senate Democrats To FBI: Put Up Or Shut Up About Emails (TWEETS)

Senate Democrats To FBI: Put Up Or Shut Up About Emails (TWEETS)

If there was any doubt that FBI Director James Comey’s announcement that the FBI was reviewing potential evidence in the Hillary Clinton email affair backfired spectacularly, it was erased on Saturday night. Four top Senate Democrats gave Comey an ultimatum–give us a full accounting of what you know about this, and do so by Monday. […]

Congress Requesting Investigations Into Human Rights Violations By Israeli And Egyptian Armies

Congress Requesting Investigations Into Human Rights Violations By Israeli And Egyptian Armies

Some members of Congress are tired of turning a blind eye to the actions of the Israeli military. According to a report in Politico, Patrick Leahy (D-Vermont) and 10 other members of Congress have asked the State Department to investigate allegations of abuse and human rights violations against the militaries of Israel and Egypt. In […]

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