#Senator

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Ron Johnson is a member of the Republican Party and was elected to the Senate in 2010.(Photo credit: Twitter/@RonJohnsonWI)

  • YouTube suspended Ron Johnson's account on Friday
  • Johnson was slapped with a one-week suspension 
  • The company said Johnson violated the website COVID 19 “medical misinformation policies” 

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Joe Biden's economic advisers are pulling together a sweeping $3 trillion package to boost the economy. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Bipartisan Senate group reaches  infrastructure deal, without tax hikes
  • The infrastructure plan still needs to win enough support within both parties
  • Reportedly, the package amounts to $1.2 trillion over eight years

.Arizona, USA
The Senate adjourned until June 10 without voting on the state budget plan. .(Photo credit: Twitter/@BoyerAZ)

  • Boyer isn't on board with the $12.8 billion state budget his party proposed
  • His biggest concern is the scope and the performance of the $1.9 billion flat tax
  • Boyer and R-Glendale noted that a two-thirds vote would be needed in the state legislature to raise taxes again

Ted Cruz is a member of the republican party, who served as the solicitor general of Texas from 2003 to 2008. (Photo credit: Twitter/ @PattyRegia100)

  • Ted Cruz is an American politician, who is the junior United States senator for Texas since 2013
  • While Joe Biden's first speech to the joint Congress, Ted Cruz was seen falling asleep
  • Soon, people started tweeting that, ‘There's no sleepy Joe, there's sleepy Ted’

Walter Mondale (R) served as the vice president of the US from 1977 till 1981 under President Jimmy Carter. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Walter Mondale served as the US vice president from 1977 to 1981
  • He also served as United States Senator from Minnesota from 1964 till 1976
  • The US president was Jimmy Carter at the time Mondale was VP

.Missouri, USA
Senator Roy Blunt has served in the US House of Representatives for seven terms (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Senator Roy Blunt made the announcement on pre-recorded message
  • Senate Minority leader Mitch McConnell called his retirement "a loss for the Republican conference"
  • A total of five Republicans have announced retirement now, including Rob Portman and Richard Burr

.Alaska, USA
Senator John Barrasso is from US state of Wyoming. (Photo Credits: Twitter/@SenJohnBarrasso)

  • Barrasso said that Murkowski has not announced that she will be running for reelection
  • Senator Murkowski is one of the seven Republicans who voted for Trump to be convicted
  • Trump declared that he would not be endorsing Murkowski 'under any circumstances'

.New York, NY, USA
Andrea Stewart-Cousin is the Senate majority leader from New York. (Photo Credits: Twitter/@AndreaSCousins)

  • Cousins said in a statement, "Every day there is another account that is drawing away from the business of government"
  • The statement comes after Cuomo addressed the first public press conference since the allegations surfaced
  • The New York Governor said it would be "anti-democratic" if he steps down

The GOP Senator from Alaska becomes the first Republican to ask for Trump's resignation (Picture Credits: Twitter @lisamurkowski)

  • Trump says he will oppose all GOP leaders who voted to impeach him
  • Murkowski is one of seven Republican senators who voted to impeach Trump
  • Trump called Republicans who backed his impeachment 'RINOs'

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Chuck Schumer is the majority leader of the US Senate. (Photo credit: Twitter)

  • The bill was passed by 50-49 vote in the Senate
  • Schumer was applauded by President Biden for his negotiations during session
  • The COVID relief now has to be approved by the House of Representatives