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 2017-09-22 18:58 


[ Politics ]

Ron Wyden places hold on Treasury nominee over documents... +

Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden has placed a hold on a senior Treasury Department nominee in a bid to pry loose financial documents tied to Russia....

 2017-09-22 16:51 

Talking Points Memo

Finance Dem Puts Hold On Treasury Nom Over Withholding Of Russia Docs... +

Update: This story has been updated to include a response from the Treasury Department. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR), the top......

 2017-09-18 20:45 The Oregonian

White House hits back at Oregon's senators over appeals court nomination... +

The White House last week nominated Assistant U.S. Attorney Ryan Bounds, a young, politically conservative federal prosecutor, for the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, both Democrats, want U.S. District Judge Marco A. H...

 2017-09-15 18:51 


Sen. Wyden Asks Trump Golf Clubs to Turn Over Visitor Logs... +

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., has requested that Trump Organization golf clubs hand over their visitor records over concerns that certain people may have obtained unfair access to the president....

 2017-09-15 16:35 


Trump Administration Says It's Classified If They Can Let The NSA Spy On Americans... +

Senator Ron Wyden, as a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, spent half a decade trying to get President Obama's Director of National Intelligence, James Clapper, to answer some fairly straightforward questions about NSA surveillance on Americans....

 2017-09-15 04:46 

Washington Examiner

Sen. Ron Wyden wants answers on lobbyists, contractors who go to Trump's golf clubs... +

USA Today story 'raised the possibility that members of the president's private clubs could receive special access to the president not avai......

 2017-09-14 04:00 

The Daily Beast

Senator Demands Answers From Telecom Giants on Phone Spying... +

In new letter to AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile, Ron Wyden gives the giants a deadline to come clean on closing the SS7 loophole that hackers have exploited for decades....

 2017-09-14 01:47 The Oregonian

Wyden renews call for Congress to fix wildfire funding ... +

Sen. Ron Wyden was back on the Senate floor Wednesday, renewing his plea to fix the nation's broken system of wildfire funding by treating the largest blazes as natural disasters, similar to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The Oregon Democrat homed......

 2017-09-13 16:56 

Daily Kos

Hatch, Wyden reach agreement on long-term authorization for children's health program... +

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) has long been pushing for a long-term authorization of the Children's Health Insurance Program, the federal-state partnership that covers nearly 9 million of the country's children. He and Orrin Hatch (R-UT), leaders of the Senate Fi...

 2017-09-13 02:38 

Washington Examiner

Sens. Orrin Hatch, Ron Wyden reach deal to extend child insurance program... +

It remains unclear what the funding level would be reduced to or when the update would go into effect....

 2017-09-12 21:00 

Blunt Force Truth

How To Stop Democrats From Stonewalling Judicial Nominees... +

Oregons two Democratic senators, Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, have announced they will seek to block the confirmation of 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals nominee Ryan Bounds. Last week, the senators announced they will not return blue slips to Senate Judi...

 2017-09-11 23:50 

USA Today

[ Business ]

Key U.S. senators want answers on Equifax's massive cyberbreach... +

Sens. Orrin Hatch and Ron Wyden, heads of the Committee on Finance, sent Monday letter seeking the scope of consumers affected by massive cyberbreach...

 2017-09-08 23:14 


Intelligence Oversight Committees Are Being Stocked With Former Intelligence Agency Employees... +

RESOLVED: this nation's intelligence oversight is indisputably useless. It's about 99% joke and 1% Ron Wyden dog-whistle questions that go unanswered for months or years. Committees on both sides of the legislature are composed mostly of surveillance chee...

 2017-09-08 22:38 The Oregonian

Oregon's U.S. senators urge Trump to keep U.S. Attorney Billy Williams... +

U.S Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeffrey A. Merkley signed an Aug. 16 letter to White House Counsel Donald F. MGahn, seeking the retention of Billy J. Williams as Oregon's U.S. attorney, and included a letter of support from the Oregon Sheriff's Association....

 2017-09-07 21:45 

Washington Examiner

Orrin Hatch, Ron Wyden signal long Senate reauthorization for child insurance program... +

Sen. Hatch co-authored CHIP back in 1997 with now-deceased Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Ted Kennedy....

 2017-09-07 15:07 

Washington Examiner

Ron Wyden urges Congress to get a long-term deal on child health insurance... +

'This cannot wait until December,' he said at a Senate Finance Committee hearing....

 2017-08-30 23:35 


[ Politics ]

First on CNN: Democratic senator requests info from DOE, FBI on Trump appointee's hacking claim... +

Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is seeking information from the FBI and the Department of Energy about a Trump administration appointee who says there is an ongoing federal investigation into ...

 2017-08-28 18:07 

Cato Institute

Is Wikileaks A "Non-state Hostile Intelligence Service" As Some Claim?... +

Just before the annual rush to get out of town for the August District Work Period, the Senate Intelligence Committee passed its annual Intelligence Authorization bill by a 14-1 vote. The lone dissenter was Democrat Ron Wyden of Oregon, a recent guest at ...

 2017-08-26 21:41 


Dem Senator: Trump's Arpaio Pardon 'Violates Oath of Office'... +

President Donald Trump's decision to pardon a former Arizona sheriff violates his oath of office, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said Saturday....

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