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Senate Passes Historic Bill Directing Trump to End U.S. Role in Yemen War

Washington, D.C. — December 13, 2018 — In response to the Senate voting 56-41 to pass S.J.Res. 54, legislation to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, Paul Kawika Martin, Peace [...]

Senate Passes Motion to Proceed for Bill to End US Role in Yemen War

Washington, D.C. — December 12, 2018 — In response to the Senate voting 60-39 for a motion to proceed with S.J.Res. 54, legislation to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, Paul Kawika [...]

House GOP Leadership Thwarts Democracy by Once Again Blocking Votes on Yemen

(Photo: Gage Skidmore) Washington, D.C. — December 12, 2018 — In response to the House of Representatives voting 206-203 to prevent a vote on H.Con.Res. 142 or any concurrent resolutions invoking [...]

Senate Vote Takes Major Step to End US Support for Saudi-led War in Yemen

(Photo: Felton Davis) Washington, D.C. — November 28, 2018 — In response to the Senate voting 63-37 in favor of allowing floor debate on S.J.Res. 54, legislation introduced by Senators Bernie [...]

Facing Mounting Pressure, Trump Administration to End Mid-Air Refuelings in Yemen War

(Photo: Felton Davis) Washington, D.C. — November 9, 2018 — In response to reports that the Trump administration is ending U.S. refueling of Saudi coalition aircraft participating in the war in [...]

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