The oldest sitting member of Congress had been in poor health in her final years.
The 90-year-old senator’s health has deteriorated in the past year following her shingles diagnosis.
It is sad if the careers of Mitch McConnell and Dianne Feinstein are coming to an end. But we should also be sad that there aren’t any obvious young replacements on the horizon.
As a member of Congress, I admire the senator’s life and career. But much more is at stake than one person’s legacy.
The California senator suffered from brain inflammation and facial paralysis as a result of her shingles, according to new reports.
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) tried to have it both ways, acknowledging Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s absence while wanting to get nominees passed. Jake Tapper couldn’t see the logic.
Republicans and Democrats are both trying to stake out the moral high ground on Sen. Dianne Feinstein's absence. That also happens to align with their political incentives.