Senate Judiciary Committee

Jeff Sessions Cites Lady Gaga To Attack Marijuana Legalization
Sen. Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III (R-AL) was not pleased with President Obama's recent remarks to The New Yorker that marijuana is less dangerous than alcohol. Read more...
The agency, President Obama, and members of Congress have all said NSA spying programs have thwarted more than 50 terrorist plots. But there's no evidence the claim is true. Read more...
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) got called out during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing when he was repeating NRA talking points. Read more...
Lawrence O'Donnell pretty well eviscerated the 'Independent' Women's Forum's Gayle Trotter, and her appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee this Wednesday, where she testified that assault weapons should not be outlawed. Read more...

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Powerful moment at today's Senate hearing on gun violence: In remarks kicking off today's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on gun violence, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., made a defiant call for Congress to "be bold" and "act" on Read more...
Better get used to the idea of the coming anarchy people. According to Sen. Lindsey Graham, all of us need to arm ourselves to the hilt, because if he has his way with the upcoming budget cuts, we won't be able to count on the police for help: Read more...
A senior fellow from the conservative Independent Women's Forum (IWF) on Wednesday told a Senate committee that assault weapons should not be outlawed because they were the "weapon of choice" for young mothers who need a "scary-looking gun." At Read more...
Candy Crowley does her best to paint Sen. Lucy van Pelt Lindsey Graham as someone who is interested in bipartisanship. I guess Crowley thinks that say Read more...
Now that Fox has been pushing this race baiting non-story on the New Black Panthers for the last month or so or longer and now that all seven Republic Read more...