About 30 Senate Democrats, including all four members of the Democratic leadership, plan to take to the Senate floor for an all-night “talk-a-thon” on climate change, starting at 7 p.m. Monday. Led by Democratic Sens. Brian Schatz and Barbara ...FULL ARTICLE AT Mashable
USA Today: Just don't call it a filibuster. A majority of Senate Democrats on Monday will launch an overnight "talkathon" until approximately 9:00 a.m. Tuesday to draw attention to climate change. The overnight effort, organized by Sen ... FULL ARTICLE AT EcoEarth
Washington, DC – During a press conference today, Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), announced the members of a newly formed Senate Climate Action Task Force and discussed their plans ... FULL ARTICLE AT ScienceBlogs
A source close to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says a report that she is planning a run for Senate "is 100% untrue." The report was published this morning in The Daily Mail. The Mail's Sara Nathan and David Martosko ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Business Insider
Political and business observers have long speculated Sandberg would someday turn to politics. But a close source says it isn't happening now. A source close to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says a report that she is planning a run ... FULL ARTICLE AT Inc.
Barbara Levy Boxer (born November 11, 1940) is an American Democratic politician and the current junior U.S. Senator from the State of California. She holds the record for the most popular votes in a statewide contested election in California, having received 6,955,728 votes in her 2004 re-election over former Republican Secretary of State Bill Jones.
Boxer was first elected to the U.S. Senate in... Full
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