News Articles for "Patrick Leahy"
Study: Immigration bill would help Social Security
A bipartisan immigration bill pending in the Senate would strengthen the Social Security trust fund by adding millions of workers to tax rolls, and provid...read more
Dems push assault weapons ban through Senate panel
Democrats pushed an assault weapons ban through a Senate committee on Thursday and toward its likely doom on the Senate floor, after an emotion-laden deba...read more
Holder promises more openness on national security
Attorney General Eric Holder promised the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday that the Obama administration will share more information with Congress ...read more
There have been wrenching scenes in Washington as the father of a young boy killed in the Sandy Hook massacre pleaded with Congress to ban automatic weapon...read more