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Tag: US Senate
  • The Seventeenth Amendment & Corruption

    You probably remember in your high school government class learning about the 17th Amendment, and how it provided for the direct election of senators through popular vote, doing away with the older system of selection through state legislatures. At first glance, the direct election of senators seems like a good thing, for it is more …

  • First-Ever Senate Tea Party Caucus Convenes TODAY; YAL’s Jeff Frazee to Speak

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Tea Party members of the U.S. Senate will form and hold the first meeting of the Tea Party Caucus TODAY, Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at 10 a.m. in Hart Senate Office Building, room 216. Along with various grassroots Tea Party groups who have played a vitally important role in the movement …