WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – In a fiery speech on Friday, Democratic Senator Jon Tester of Montana took aim at Republican Senators Kevin Cramer and John Hoeven from neighboring North Dakota. Both Cramer and Hoeven, who have consistently emphasized the importance of border security, voted against advancing a bipartisan border security bill. Tester accused the Republican… Continue reading Democratic Senator Tester Criticizes Republican Senators Cramer and Hoeven Over Border Security Vote
68 Jean Carnahan represented Missouri in the U.S. Senate and was the former first lady of Missouri. Jean Carnahan’s legacy Carnahan was the wife of Mel Carnahan, who served as governor of Missouri from 1993 to 2000. She took an active role in his political life, helping run his campaigns and co-writing his speeches. As… Continue reading Missouri’s first female U.S. senator dies at 90 – .
IOWA (trfnews.i234.me) – Following Donald Trump’s significant win in the 2024 Iowa Caucuses, Minnesota Senator Tina Smith offered a pointed rebuttal. Trump secured the Republican nomination with 51% of the vote. Senator Smith, a Democrat, was campaigning in Iowa for President Biden when she criticized Trump for his role in overturning Roe v. Wade, asserting… Continue reading Smith Criticizes Trump’s Victory in Iowa
17 Herbert Kohl was a businessman, politician, and philanthropist who was a former U.S. Senator, previous owner of the Milwaukee Bucks basketball team, and co-founder of Kohl’s department stores with his brother and father. Herbert Kohl’s legacy Kohl lived out his 88 years in his hometown of Milwaukee as a prominent businessman, politician, and philanthropist.… Continue reading former Senator and co-founder of Kohl’s dies at 88 – .
FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Ray Holmberg, a former North Dakota State Senator, was presented before a federal court in Fargo, North Dakota, facing grave allegations related to child sex crimes. Holmberg was apprehended by U.S. Marshals in Grand Forks, following a federal grand jury indictment accusing him of multiple criminal acts. The indictment alleges that… Continue reading Former North Dakota Senator Faces Federal Child Sex Charges
Milwaukee, Wisconsin (trfnews.i234.me) – Herb Kohl, a prominent figure in Wisconsin politics and the former owner of the Milwaukee Bucks basketball team, passed away at the age of 88. The news was confirmed by Herb Kohl Philanthropies, which cited a brief illness as the cause of his demise. Born in Milwaukee, Kohl’s influence extended far… Continue reading Herb Kohl, Former U.S. Senator and Milwaukee Bucks Owner, Passes Away at 88
435 Dianne Feinstein was a Democratic U.S. senator from California, who served six terms in Congress from 1992 to her death. Dianne Feinstein’s legacy A moderate who valued bipartisan cooperation, Feinstein was particularly known for her strong support of gun control. In 2018, she played a key role in the confirmation hearings of Supreme Court… Continue reading senator dies at 90 – .
17 Richard “Dick” Clark was a former U.S. senator who walked across the state of Iowa to meet residents in-person during his 1972 campaign. Dick Clark’s legacy Clark was a U.S. Army veteran who served in Europe during the Korean War. He earned his master’s from the University of Iowa in 1956, then became a… Continue reading U.S. senator who walked across Iowa dies at 95 – .
77 Lauch Faircloth was a politician who served one term representing North Carolina in the U.S. Senate as a Republican. Lauch Faircloth’s legacy Faircloth spent most of his political career as a Democrat, serving as chairman of North Carolina’s Highway Commission and mounting an unsuccessful campaign for governor in 1984. Already leaning toward the conservative… Continue reading former senator dies at 95 – .
53 James Buckley was a U.S. senator from New York who served in the 1970s and later became a federal judge. James Buckley’s legacy Buckley’s political career didn’t start until later in life. First, he served in the U.S. Navy in World War II, and upon returning home, he studied law at Yale and practiced… Continue reading former U.S. senator dies at 100 – .