Holmes, ex-CEO of Theranos, was found guilty in January on four counts of fraud for misleading investors. Federal prosecutors had asked for a 15-year sentence.
Holmes, the founder of Theranos and subject of the hit Hulu limited series "The Dropout," filed a trove of court documents ahead of her Friday sentencing.
Laura Ingraham joked that Cory Booker should be a best actor nominee for his speech supporting Ketanji Brown Jackson.
"Protecting Americans' access to contraception is more important than ever," Senator Cory Booker said in a statement.
Upon news of Stitt's decision, some of America's most prominent influencers, actors, and activists released statements on Twitter sharing their thoughts.
Republicans have accused Garland of comparing angry parents to domestic terrorists, but Garland has never made such a comparison.
"This is a bill that would have had millions of dollars for police departments ... millions of dollars more, additional dollars," the New Jersey Democrat said.
The New Jersey lawmaker responded to Senator Tommy Tuberville's amendment to cut federal funds for municipalities that want to defund law enforcement.
"This is not dead yet," the Democratic House Minority Whip insisted, despite lawmakers blowing past May and June deadlines to get the police reform passed.
"You're not going to see real change if people can do things with impunity," the New Jersey Democrat said.
So far, 64 Washington lawmakers want relief checks to be reoccurring, starting with a fourth stimulus payment.
"I won't be distracted by this partisan, Republican recall—but I will fight it," Newsom declared Monday.
The strongest argument for baby bonds is the moral one.
The threshold for federal estate taxes could be lowered to $3.5 million to help fund a proposal to create a "baby bonds" program that would establish savings accounts for every American newborn.
"The War on Drugs has been a war on people—particularly people of color," a trio of top Senate Democrats wrote in a joint statement released Monday.
A last-minute attempt to stop the execution of Brandon Bernard was unsuccessful.
Thanks in part to Kim Kardashian West, a Change.org petition to halt today's planned execution has nearly 400,000 signatures.
Six of the 10 Democratic senators of the Senate Judiciary Committee's minority members have pushed for Medicare for All over Obamacare.
Black and Latino businesses have been particularly hard-hit due to the coronavirus pandemic and lawmakers are hoping a bipartisan $50 billion plan to help small businesses, including rural and minority-owned businesses is part of the next relief package.
The practice, commonly used by law enforcement, was employed by the Louisville Police Department when they raided the home of 26-year-old Breonna Taylor. Taylor was shot eight times by police after her boyfriend, thinking their home was being invaded, shot at police and they returned fire.
"Let us pass this piece of legislation today of all days. Let's give a headline tomorrow or something that will give hope to this country that we can get it right," Senator Cory Booker said.
If passed, the bill, introduced by Senators Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Ben Sasse of Nebraska, would provide Americans unemployed due to the pandemic with a $4,000 tax credit to use on training programs so they can have a competitive edge in the post-pandemic workforce.
Rep. Ro Khanna is joining Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker in the legislation, and has submitted a companion bill in the House.
"If you don't have witnesses, you do not have a fair trial. The truth will come out," Sen. Amy Klobuchar tweeted.
"History has its eyes on us," Booker said on ABC News. "How are we going to operate?"
New Jersey Senator Cory Booker told Rachel Maddow he suspended his 2020 presidential campaign because of low campaign funds and his missing the last debate, a situation he called a "perfect storm."
Fox News anchor Melissa Francis said Monday that Democrats she had spoken with said former presidential candidate and New Jersey Senator Cory Booker was "lazy."
New Jersey senator Cory Booker has met the new fundraising requirements to qualify for the next Democratic debate in January, but his poll rankings may keep him out of the Des Moines debates.