White House warns of veto to House aid bill for migrant families

Politics 06/25/19, 06:22

The White House on Monday, June 24, threatened to veto the $4.5 billion emergency border funding package introduced by the House last week, saying the measure would hamstring the administration’s border security efforts. In a statement on Monday, the Office of Management and Budget called the House measure a "partisan bill that ...

House Dems request for President’s tax returns is unprecedented

Politics 04/04/19, 01:49

A House committee chairman asked the IRS for President Donald Trump’s personal and business tax returns for the last six years. However, there is no law requiring the president to do so. “Is that all? Usually it’s 10, so I guess they’re giving up,” President Trump told reporters in the Cabinet Room ...

Top 5 border falsehoods pushed by Congressional Democrats and the media

Opinion 03/09/19, 04:51

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testified before Congress yesterday about the National Emergency on our southern border. In reporting the latest statistics from U.S. border officials, she confronted the Democrats’ no. 1 immigration myth head-on. “We face a crisis—a real, serious, and sustained crisis at our borders,” she said. The reason Democrats defend ...

Majority of House Democrats vote to let 16-year-olds vote for President

Politics 03/08/19, 21:39

A majority of House Democrats on Wednesday voted to lower the federal voting age from 18 to 16. A number of high-profile Democrats voted in favor of the legislation, including California Reps. Adam Schiff, Eric Swalwell, Maxine Waters, and Ted Lieu; Democratic presidential candidate and Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard; New York Rep. Alexandria ...

North Carolina to hold hearing on undecided US House race

Politics 02/18/19, 01:19

The North Carolina State Board of Elections is holding a hearing on ballot fraud allegations in the nation's last undecided congressional election. The multiday hearing starting Monday will include the results of a monthslong investigation into allegations that a political operative tampered with mail-in ballots in a rural county. Republican Mark Harris ...

Update: House OKs Democratic bill to reopen government

Politics 01/16/19, 18:46

The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 6:10 p.m. The House has passed a Democratic measure to reopen the government through Feb. 8 and provide $14 billion in emergency spending for recent hurricanes, wildfires and other natural disasters. The bill was approved 237-187 on Wednesday, mostly along party lines, but ...

Democrats’ new House rules stifle conservatives, critics Say

Politics 01/12/19, 04:18

Conservatives say Democrats’ new rules, pushed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, will stifle conservative lawmakers. “House Democrats are using parliamentary rules to consolidate power in Speaker Pelosi’s hands, push forward a liberal agenda, and deny conservatives an equal voice in what is supposed to be a legislative body that represents all ...

House Dems pass spending bill funding abortion as White House vows veto

Politics 01/07/19, 18:40

The Democrat-controlled House of Representatives voted Thursday night to pass government spending legislation that would reinstate federal funding to abortion organizations worldwide. The new House passed two bills Thursday night — one is a continuing resolution to keep the government funded until at least Feb. 8 and the other to fund ...

Meet the 8 New Members of the Senate

Politics 11/09/18, 04:26

While Republicans lost control of the House of Representatives in Tuesday’s elections, the GOP likely strengthened its Senate majority by three seats, to gain a 54-seat majority. One race, in Mississippi, won’t be decided until Nov. 27, as incumbent Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith, appointed in April, is set to face Democrat Mike ...

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