(Video) David Duke KKK Leader Running For Senate in Louisiana

Former KKK leader David Duke is running for Senate.

U.S. Senate Rejects All Four Possible Gun Control Measures After Orlando Shooting

The U.S. Senate has recently been looking into the gun control laws especially after the Orlando shooting. Omar Mateen who was questioned by the FBI in 2013 and 2014 was able to purchase a semi-automatic gun.

(Video) Boxing: Bob Arum Says Manny Pacquiao Will Retire Next Year After He Achieves This Goal

Manny Pacquiao is on the tail end of his boxing career and soon it will be time to hang up his gloves.  His promoter and Top Rank owner Bob Arum knows this as well but says Pacquiao will retire next year once he achieves this specific goal.

(Video) Breaking: Senate Votes For “Nuclear Option!”

The Senate voted 52 to 48 to change in the filibuster rules and clear the way for many of Obama’s judicial nominees. Bought on by Senate Majority Leader, Harry Reid was what he called the, “nuclear option,” which is for Senate rules to be passed by most executive and judicial nominees. What was to be a 60-vote decision maker is now placed on the table as – majority rules. Votes would include all courts, minus the Supreme. When he raised this issue this [Thursday] morning, Reid stated, “It’s time to change before this institution becomes obsolete.” Of course, this lead to a major debate between the new vs. old of Democrats, and the Republicans are saying that if/when they take the White House, they’ll change the rules for all courts, including the Supreme. All-in-all, the rules have changed of changing rules. Hit the jump for more.

(Video) Watch Live Coverage Of The Senate Meeting About Shutting Down The Government!

In lieu of the impending Government Shutdown that the U.S. is facing, the Senate is currently meeting to discuss spending, figuring out what strings need to be pulled for the Affordable Care Act to get passed, and speaking on what needs to get done in order for the Government to stay fully operational. Also known as “Obamacare,” the Affordable Care Act provides universal healthcare for all, but there is a huge amount of controversy surrounding it. This has been a bill that President Obama has been fighting long and hard to pass, but has yet to successfully do so due to conflicting views in the Senate amongst political parties. However according to President Obama, if the Affordable Care Act does not get passed by the Republican party immediately, the Government will be completely shut down until further notice. Check out the live stream of the politicians debating on the Senate floor below.

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Officially Announces Senate Candidacy

It’s official, Newark Mayor Cory Booker has announced his candidacy for the Senate. Mayor Booker made the announcement today after months of speculation as to if he would run for Governor or Senate. The 44-year-old mayor will be running for the seat that was held by the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg, who passed away on Monday. The primary election for the Democrats running for Senate will take place in August. Read his Mayor Booker’s statement below.

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