by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 9, 2015 Updated: March 9, 2015
“It’s naive to think that the 11 to 12 million people are going to disappear,” Rep. Aaron Schock (R-IL) said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 12, 2015
“I generally agree with the Democratic position here,” Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL) said.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on January 9, 2014 Updated: January 10, 2014
Democrats have yet to flock en masse to support an Iran sanctions bill sponsored by Sens. Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Robert Menendez (D-NJ).
by Ben Armbruster Posted on January 6, 2014 Updated: January 6, 2014
Experts led by former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq and Afghanistan Ryan Crocker ask that Sens. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Mark Kirk (R-IL) not move forward with their Iran sanctions bill at this time.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on November 20, 2013
Senate Intelligence Committee chair Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) pushed back on those calling for more sanctions on Iran just as the U.S. is close to a deal over its nuclear program.
by Hayes Brown Posted on November 5, 2013
Sens. Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) are trying to win ratification of an important treaty for Americans with disabilities.
by Zack Ford Posted on October 30, 2013 Updated: October 30, 2013
ENDA will soon get a full vote in the Senate — and possibly its first passage there ever — but it still needs one more vote before the employment protections for the LGBT community can be brought to the floor.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on October 15, 2013
While the U.S. and its partners negotiate with Iran on its nuclear program, hawks at home are pushing an 'unrealistic' position that could scuttle diplomacy.
by Josh Israel Posted on April 2, 2013 Updated: April 2, 2013
by Zack Ford Posted on January 11, 2013