US Senate


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Noun1.US Senate - the upper house of the United States CongressUS Senate - the upper house of the United States Congress
senate - assembly possessing high legislative powers
Congress, U.S. Congress, United States Congress, US Congress - the legislature of the United States government
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WASHINGTON -- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with members of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee and members of the Congress here in Capitol Hill.
In relevant remarks on Saturday, Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani reiterated that the recent victory of the Republicans in the US Senate elections will not leave much impact on the negotiations between Iran and the six world powers.
Conservative writer and radio host Mark Steyn, after being urged by Hugh Hewitt, to run for the GOP US Senate nomination in New Hampshire.
TOKYO, Aug 1 (KUNA) -- China said on Thursday it "strongly" opposes a US Senate resolution on disputes in the East China Sea and South China Sea, the official Xinhua News Agency reported.
The US Senate approved the 'fiscal cliff' bill, which avoids tax increases that were due to take effect on the first of January, resulting in a buoyant European market.
Summary: Washington: The US Senate on Friday approved a $633 billion defence spending bill for next .
15 December 2010 -- The US Senate voted Wednesday to open debate on ratifying a new nuclear arms treaty with Russia despite objects from conservative Republicans who want it delayed until next year, dpa reported.
Members of the US Senate foreign relations committee want to investigate the suspicions of some senators that oil giant BP may have had a hand in the release of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi last August.
Rawalpindi, January 11, 2010 (Frontier Star ): Senator Carl Levin, Chairman of the US Senate Armed Services Committee on Monday highly acclaimed the services and sacrifices of Pakistan Army in war against terrorism urging US will keep on cooperating with it thick and thin.
RAWALPINDI, January 11, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Senator Carl Levin, Chairman of the US Senate Armed Services Committee on Monday highly acclaimed the services and sacrifices of Pakistan Army in war against terrorism urging US will keep on cooperating with it thick and thin.
The Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) said the move, passed by the US Senate on March 10, would disturb the bilateral trade environment and was already hurting domestic poultry producers.
SPEAKING before the US Senate committee which accused him of profiting from oil deals with Saddam Hussein, anti-war MP George Galloway attacked the US-led invasion of Iraq, saying the case for war was "a pack of lies".

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