Lindsey Graham introduces a resolution condemning the House impeachment inquiry

US Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) speaks during a press conference on the impeachment of President Donald Trump at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on October 24, 2019.  | ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images Senate Republicans are joining the pile-on over the House’s impeachment process. Not to be outdone by their House counterparts, Senate Republicans are piling onto attacks about the process behind Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, the latest GOP attempt to derail the focus on…

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Mark Zuckerberg wants to build a new currency for Facebook. Congress had some questions — and grievances.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before the House Financial Services Committee on October 23, 2019. | Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images What went down during the Facebook CEO’s most recent testimony before the House Financial Services Committee? Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg went to Washington this week to convince Congress that it’s a good idea to let his company launch its own global currency. The new payment system — Libra — would purportedly solve a few…

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Bernie Sanders released a plan to legalize marijuana (at 4:20 pm)

Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign rally in Queens. | Kena Betancur/Getty Images Sanders vows to legalize marijuana through executive action — and address some concerns about legalization, too. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Thursday — at 4:20 pm Eastern Time — released a plan to legalize marijuana. The proposal is among the most ambitious of the presidential candidates. It would move to legalize marijuana within 100 days through executive action. But it would…

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