Democrats retained control of the U.S. Senate by holding on to crucial seats in Virginia, Montana and Missouri, capturing the Indiana seat held by a retiring Republican and ousting a Republican in Massachusetts, where Elizabeth Warren beat incumbent Scott Brown.
Florida Senator Bill Nelson has submitted legislation to allow hundreds of Holocaust survivors to sue European insurance companies for millions of dollars in unpaid claims, the Miami Herald reported, citing a statement by Nelson released Wednesday.
A U.S. Senate vote on a bill to create a job program for military veterans is designed to help Florida Democrat Bill Nelson tout his efforts for the state’s 1.7 million veterans as he seeks a third term.
The factions waging war over the Keystone XL pipeline are aiming a last-minute lobbying surge at a small group of Democrats likely to be pivotal in a U.S. Senate vote next week to force approval of the project.
Florida seniors will be living a “nightmare” because Senator Bill Nelson voted for $500 billion in Medicare cuts, the anonymous voice warns in the most-aired advertisement in his re-election race -- a message repeated in similar spots targeting other Democrats across the country.