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Analysis: Dems reach breaking point on filibusters

...federal government, he said, and fallout from the filibuster rules change will make matters worse.Vermont Democrat Patrick Leahy, now the Senate's longest-serving member, said he resisted changing filibuster rules for years, even when fellow...

http://juneauempire.com/charles-babington/2013-11-29/analysis-dems-reach-breakin
Immigration bill a testament to compromise

...that has been in short supply in Washington for a long time.It is a grave disappointment, of course, that Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., was pressured to withdraw his amendment that would have allowed U.S. citizens to apply for green cards...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2013-05-26/immigration-bill-testament-compromise
Not For Web
Border entry fee study sparks northern opposition

...Janet Napolitano earlier this month signed by 18 Republican and Democratic House lawmakers.Democrat U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont is sponsoring an amendment to the immigration reform bill that bars Homeland Security from conducting the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-27/border-entry-fee-study-sparks-northern-
State
Sen. Daniel Inouye of Hawaii dead at 88

...Despite his age and illness, Inouye's death shocked members of the Senate."I'm too broken up," said Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., who becomes president pro tem of the Senate. Leahy also is poised to take over the Senate Appropriations...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-17/sen-daniel-inouye-hawaii-dead-88
State
Outside editorial: Act on Shield Law

...awaits a decision on a course of action from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., has placed two options on the Senate calendar for Reid's consideration; He needs to pick one. Sound...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102907/opi_20071029006.shtml
Opinion
Stevens attends funeral

...is scheduled to return in the early morning hours of Tuesday. The only other senator to make the trip was Democrat Patrick Leahy of Vermont. Before he left, Stevens praised Hussein, whom he met several times at international conferences and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020899/Loc_stevens.html
Local
Outside editorial: Terror on the docket

...our nation has relied upon a faithful adherence to the rule of law," he said. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., lauded the decision he said would "demonstrate to the world that the most powerful nation on Earth also...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111709/opi_518735612.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...is scheduled to return in the early morning hours of Tuesday. The only other senator to make the trip was Democrat Patrick Leahy of Vermont. Before he left, Stevens praised Hussein, whom he met several times at international conferences and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020899/Loc_stevens.shtml
Right way, wrong way to look back

...John Conyers, the virulent anti-Bush chair of the House Judiciary Committee, and his Senate counterpart, Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont, have talked about creating a "truth commission" to probe and report on some of the Bush administration's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031309/opi_408678784.shtml
Outside column: Before pursuing Bush & Co., let's acknowledge our own guilt

...years. It's a view advanced by many, including Sen. Patrick Leahy, who wants to empanel a "truth commission" and CNN...pretends it has never heard of George W. Bush while Patrick Leahy demands his head on a pike. But some of us know the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052409/opi_443391511.shtml

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