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United States Senator from South Carolina

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Lindsey Graham: United States Senator from South Carolina
Lindsey Olin Graham is an American politician, who serves as the senior United States Senator from South Carolina, a seat he has held since 2003. A member of the Republican Party, Graham has served as Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary since 2019.

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Then and now: What McConnell and others said about Merrick Garland in 2016 vs. after Ginsburg's death

What Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer and Lindsey Graham have said about Supreme Court vacancies since 2016.
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Lindsey Graham says Comey will testify before a Senate committee the day after the first presidential debate.


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Tucker Carlson blames Trump’s 18 interviews with Bob Woodward on Lindsey Graham.


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Sen. Lindsey Graham on Trump's alleged comments on troops, McCain

Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina joins CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss the president's alleged comments about U.S. troops and the late-Senator John McCain.
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Sen. Lindsey Graham on Trump's judicial nominees and response to COVID-19 pandemic

South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham joins CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss President Trump's newly-released list of potential judicial nominees as well as the administration's response to the COVID-19..
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Sen. Graham thanks troops on Thanksgiving

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., extends his gratitude to military members serving overseas in the weekly Republican address.
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Sen. Lindsey Graham holds one-point lead in tight SC race for reelection, poll finds

The poll found Graham with a one-point lead in his quest for a fourth term, which is within the survey's 4-point margin of error.
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Sen. Lindsey Graham said he will call Robert Mueller to testify before his committee

Robert Mueller broke his yearlong silence Saturday, penning an op-ed that defends the Russia investigation and the prosecution of Roger Stone.
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Has Lindsey Graham Become Too Trumpy for South Carolina? Not So Fast.

Democrats are mounting a vigorous Senate campaign, backing Jaime Harrison, a candidate with strong fund-raising. But as they argue that Mr. Graham has become too conservative for the state, the senator..
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Long lines in Georgia, Lindsey Graham wards off GOP rivals in SC and other takeaways from Tuesday's primaries

Georgia voters faced long lines and problems with voting machines in Tuesday's primary. Some officials say this may signal problems for November.
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Senate to hold 'deep dive' review of Floyd death

After widespread unrest, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham announces hearings into the death of George Floyd, the police use of force and the treatment of black people in the United..
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Inside an Extraordinary G.O.P. Event: ‘Pressing Flesh and Kissing Babies’ Again

At the South Carolina event, attended by Senators Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott, there were few masks and no social distancing — and that was the point.
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Trump Turns to an Old Ploy During Coronavirus Pandemic: Blame Obama

After pressure from the president, Senator Lindsey Graham agreed to hold a hearing, but he rebuffed Mr. Trump’s suggestion that his predecessor be called to testify.
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'No functioning economy unless we control the virus': Lindsey Graham, Liz Cheney warn Trump not to ease guidelines

"There will be no normally functioning economy if our hospitals are overwhelmed," tweeted GOP Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming.
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U.S. senator Graham calls for no-fly zone in Syria's Idlib

U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham on Thursday called for the establishment of a no-fly zone over Syria's Idlib and called on President Donald Trump to help stop the killing of civilians there by Syrian..
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Joe Biden: I'm 'disappointed' in Lindsey Graham

Joe Biden said Sunday morning that he is disappointed' in Sen. Lindsey Graham for bowing to political pressure.
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'I'm not going to be the Republican Christopher Steele': Graham fears Giuliani evidence is Russian propaganda

Sen. Lindsey Graham advised caution before accepting evidence from President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani.
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Justice Dept. Reviewing Information From Giuliani on the Bidens, Graham Says

Senator Lindsey Graham warned that the information should be viewed skeptically. “Russia is playing us all like a fiddle,” he said.
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Sen. Graham backs plan to make Bolton manuscript available to senators

Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham on Tuesday said he would support a plan making former national security adviser John Bolton's book manuscript available for senators to review as they weigh..
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Trump ally Graham says he'd back subpoena for Bolton manuscript: CNN reporter

U.S. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, a vocal ally of President Donald Trump, said on Monday he would support a subpoena to obtain former White House national security adviser John Bolton's book..
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Leading Senate Republicans said to be angry at White House.

Senators Mitch McConnell and Lindsey Graham were among those angrily pressing the White House about Bolton’s account.
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Sen. Lindsey Graham's 'testimony' should convict Donald Trump in impeachment trial

Between what Sen. Graham said in 1999 and the evidence presented over the past few days, the case should be open and shut.
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Lindsey Graham wants an independent inquiry ‘like Mueller’ for the Bidens.

He disputed the assertion from House managers that Hunter Biden’s involvement in Burisma, a Ukrainian energy company, had been investigated.
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Democrats use Lindsey Graham's Clinton impeachment speech in Trump Senate trial

Lindsey Graham argued in 1999 that impeachment doesn't require a violation of law.
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Senator Lindsey Graham misses a clip of a speech he made during Clinton’s trial in 1999.

In the clip, Mr. Graham gave a broad definition of a “high crime.”
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GOP Sen. Mike Lee defends war powers resolution

Republican Sen. Mike Lee says he's lobbying GOP colleagues to support a war powers resolution being offered by Democrat Sen. Tim Kaine. He disagrees with Republicans like Sen. Lindsey Graham, who think..
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Graham urges short trial, promises FISA hearing

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham says if the House impeaches the president, as expected, he favors a short Senate trial. He also spoke to reporters on Capitol Hill about reforming the FISA warrant..
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Hillary Clinton talks Trump, Graham, Sanders and sexuality in new Howard Stern interview

Hillary Clinton also discussed the 2016 election, President Trump's inauguration day and Lindsey Graham during a widespread Howard Stern interview.
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U.S. senators want Turkey sanctioned over Russia missile system: letter

Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic Senator Chris Van Hollen called on the Trump administration on Monday to impose sanctions on Turkey over its purchase of a Russian missile defense..
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Biden slams Graham after he requests documents on Hunter Biden

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is responding to news that Senator Lindsey Graham requested documents from the State Department on Hunter Biden. CBS News campaign reporter Bo Erickson and..
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Joe Biden says Lindsey Graham will regret backing Trump amid Ukraine controversy: 'I'm embarrassed for you'

Joe Biden fired back at Lindsey Graham for supporting Trump amid the Ukraine controversy: "I'm disappointed, and quite frankly I'm angered."
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White House discusses impeachment and Senate trial with GOP senators

Senator Lindsey Graham suggested that the White House thinks there's a better than 50% chance the House will not impeach Mr. Trump
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Lindsey Graham says Brett Kavanaugh hearing was 'defining moment' of Trump presidency

Graham said if Trump wins reelection in 2020 one of the main reasons will be because "people in the conservative world believe you fight for judges."
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December 21: Brooks, Graham, and Hollen

The latest on the tragic shooting of two NYPD officers, the cyberattack on Sony by North Korea, the decision to normalize U.S.-Cuba relations, and more, with Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Florida, and Lindsey..
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Full interview: Lindsey Graham, January 22

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, talks about his support for Rex Tillerson as head of the State Department, cautions President Trump on Russia, and discussed the inaugural address Friday. The..
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Lindsey Graham: I will vote to confirm Rex Tillerson as secretary of state

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, declares his support for Rex Tillerson as head of the State Department but warns President Trump not to be weak when it comes to Russia.
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Lindsey Graham calls for release of whistleblower identity

Senator Lindsey Graham is calling for the identity of the whistleblower who spurred the impeachment inquiry to be made public. But Democrats are pushing back saying that demand is "simply revenge."..
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Lindsey Graham says he won't read transcripts of testimony in 'sham' impeachment process

Sen. Lindsey Graham has been a leading critic of the closed-door impeachment hearings being held by Democratically-controlled committees.
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Sadler's McCain comments are "disgusting," says Sen. Lindsey Graham

For an interview to air Sunday on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan spoke with Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina. Graham was responding to comments made by a staffer that McCain's opposition to..
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Open: This is Face the Nation, May 13th

This week on "Face the Nation," moderator Margaret Brennan interviews Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, and former CIA Director and Defense Secretary Robert Gates. Plus, our..
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Face the Nation: Mike Pompeo, Lindsey Graham and Robert Gates

Missed the second half of the show? The latest on the nuclear agreement with North Korea, withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, and CIA Director Gina Haspel.
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Sen. Lindsey Graham: Investment in denuclearized North Korea would be "best money we ever spent"

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, discusses the upcoming summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and the opening of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem.
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Sen. Lindsey Graham confident Mueller investigation will finish without political interference

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, joins John Dickerson from Clemson to update on Florence’s impact on the state and what Paul Manafort’s plea deal means for the Mueller investigation.
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Graham: Whitaker doesn't have to recuse himself from Mueller investigation

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, discusses President Trump's relationship with European allies and his belief that acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker will not interfere in the Mueller..
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Graham on shutdown battle: "The goal is not to open up the government"

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, joins Margaret Brennan from Clemson, South Carolina to discuss the government shutdown battle and the administration’s plan for Syria.
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Full interview: Sen. Lindsey Graham for Feb. 17, 2019

Watch Margaret Brennan's full interview with Sen. Lindsey Graham. Brennan spoke with the South Carolina Republican for the show's Feb. 17, 2019 broadcast.
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Graham vows to hold hearing on McCabe's "stunning" 25th Amendment comments

Senator Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, joins moderator Margaret Brennan from the Munich Security Conference to discuss President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency and comments by former..
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Graham: hard to understand "legal difference" between building wall and sending troops

"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan spoke with Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, for an interview to air Sunday, Feb. 17.
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Graham: Trump made "persuasive case" for national emergency

"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan spoke with Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, for an interview to air Sunday, Feb. 17.
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U.S. renews portion of Iran nuclear deal

Republican Senators Ted Cruz and Lindsey Graham said they would soon advance legislation "to reverse this misguided decision"
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