A senior Democratic senator urged US President Donald Trump to approve Iran's request for a $5bn loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), saying that it is "in the interest of international security" to help Iran contain the spread of the coronavirus.
US Senator Bernie Sanders’s victory in New Hampshire shows his base of support is solid and likely immovable, a warning to the Democratic National Committee (DNC), according to Myles Hoenig, an American political analyst and activist.
US Senator Lisa Murkowski, a Republican from the state of Alaska, says she was disturbed to hear Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell say there would be “total coordination” between the White House and the Senate over the upcoming impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
A senior Republican senator in the US Congress has introduced a bipartisan bill that would punish Saudi Arabia for its extensive violations of human rights, including the war on the people of Yemen and over the murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
US Senator Tom Carper spoke on the Senate floor regarding escalating tensions between the United States and Iran nearly one year after the Trump Administration pulled the US out of the carefully negotiated Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
The United States could cut off security ties with the UK if the government of Prime Minister Theresa May proceeds with plans to involve Chinese telecommunications company Huawei in the development of Britain's next-generation internet network, a top US senator has warned.
United States Senator Michael Bennet of Colorado, previously mentioned as a possible contender for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020, said on Wednesday that he will undergo surgery for prostate cancer during the upcoming legislative break.
John McCain, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam who ran unsuccessfully for US president as a self-styled maverick Republican in 2008 and became a prominent critic of President Donald Trump, died on Saturday, his office said. He was 81.