Wednesday, April 22, 2009 Feingold Calls on Obama to Wait Before Making Decisions Related to Prosecutions (6 comments)
Sen. Feingold Obama sent a letter to Pres. Obama conveying his views on legal matters related to the CIA detention and interrogation program. In the letter, Senator Feingold formally requested a Department of Justice investigation and urged the administration to wait to consider the findings of the Senate Intelligence Committee's review of the program before making any decisions related to prosecutions.
Sunday, July 22, 2007 Time to Censure Bush and Cheney (47 comments)
It's clear to me, and millions of Americans, that the time has come for accountability on everything from the disastrous war in Iraq, to refusing, time and time again, to follow the rule of law. Members of Congress can no longer stand by and allow the White House to shred the Constitution, and thumb their noses at the American people.
Sunday, May 13, 2007 Who's Holding Up My Bill? (2 comments)
When Senator Feinstein and I sought to pass this legislation by unanimous consent,an objection was voiced on the floor"on behalf of a Republican senator."Senators are within their rights to object to a bill coming to the floor of the Senate,but the objecting senator has not been named, and no one has spoken to me about any objection they may have to this legislation.I need your help to try and determine who [is] delaying...
Thursday, April 5, 2007 Sen Russ Feingold: Ratcheting up the pressure (2 comments)
our work is far from over �" we have got to keep pushing to end the terrible mistake in Iraq. That next step has got to be Congress using its power of the purse to end the war.