Tag: congress

WATCH: Students know more about the Bachelor than elections and their...

While many people are avid fans of TV show The Bachelor, myself not included, it is no surprise that students are more knowledgeable about...

Newest Planned Parenthood Clinic Going for a ‘Starbucks Vibe’

As if being able to kill your child on demand wasn’t reason enough to visit a Planned Parenthood clinic, Planned Parenthood’s Carol Whitehill Moses...

Senator Warren’s ‘Trust The IRS’ Bill

By Peter Ferrara The Internal Revenue Service was weaponized under Obama to go after right wing groups, but now Socialist Elizabeth Warren wants us all...

Amash finally misses first ever vote after 4,289 votes in Congress

Michigan Congressman Justin Amash has created a national profile, largely based off of his libertarian positions and his dedication to not just voting, but...

Rand Paul’s Copier Went Looking for the Obamacare Repeal Bill

Friday afternoon, Rand Paul’s copier was on a mission: To find the Obamacare repeal bill, no matter where it was hidden in Washington DC....

Presidential Wiretapping: The Real Issue

On Saturday, March 4th, President Donald Trump tweeted accusations that Barack Obama had wiretapped his phone before the election. Former employees from the Obama...

To Replace or Not to Replace: The ObamaCare Question

In the light of the recent Republican wins in the House of Representatives, the Senate, and the White House, one hot button issue has...

Thank you, President Trump, For Reviving the American Dream

On Tuesday, February 28th, President Trump delivered his first speech to Congress, and while it wasn't a State of the Union Address, it came...

House Votes to Overturn Obama Rule Forcing States to Fund Planned...

The House of Representatives voted this past Thursday to overturn a rule that was put in place by Obama that forced states to fund...

Say No To Congressional Term Limits

In the 2016 election cycle a large, more vocalized issue arose; Congressional term limits. While a candidate, Donald Trump became for his outsider approach...

Labrador proposes Constitutional Amendment for Term Limits

It is no secret that the anti establishment movement has become a prominent force on both sides of the aisle. Donald Trump, Ted Cruz,...

U.S. House votes to end taxpayer funding of abortion

The No Taxpayer Funding of Abortion Act (HR 7) introduced by Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) passed by a vote of 238 to 183. The bill...

Meet Michael DeSantis: Nation’s Youngest Congressional Campaign Manager

At just 18 years old, Michael DeSantis is the CEO & Founder of American Dream Capital & Consulting (ADCC) "a firm dedicated to having its...

Waiver passes for Gen. Mattis to serve as Secretary of Defense

During General James Mattis' Senate Armed Services Committee hearing, the wavier that was required for him to have in order to serve as Secretary of Defense...

Trump’s electoral college victory certified, House Democrats object (VIDEO)

A joint session of Congress officially certified Donald Trump as the winner of the Electoral College on Friday. During the vote count, several House...

Senator still opposes Gen. Mattis after meeting with him

As previously reported, New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand was the first member of Congress to voice opposition for retired Marine General James Mattis to be the...

Paul Ryan voted Speaker with near unanimous majority within GOP

On October 29, 2015, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan was elected to become the next Speaker of the House of Representatives. After a grassroots movement...

Pence: GOP will keep its promise to repeal Obamacare

After a meeting with GOP lawmakers on Wednesday, Vice President-elect Mike Pence assured reporters that the party will keep its campaign promise to repeal...

Celebrities: Please Just Stop

Celebrities!?! What are you doing?!?! We just talked about this with the video about getting electors to not vote for Trump! Okay, these celebrity PSA's...

Like Hillary, Nancy Pelosi had more defectors during voting

It seems the Democratic party is not following the "Stronger Together" plan. During the yesterday's vote for Speaker of the House, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi had...

GOP Senators introduce legislation to move Israel’s U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem

Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX), Dean Heller (R-NV), and Marco Rubio (R-FL) have introduced the Jerusalem Embassy and Recognition Act in the Senate, legislation that...

Seven New Year Resolutions for the 115th Congress

Less than a week into the new year, most dieting and exercise resolutions have already been shattered (try again in 2018). But the 115th...

Obama to meet with congressional Democrats to discuss how to stop...

President Obama is scheduled to meet with Democrats in the House and Senate on Wednesday to discuss a strategy to block the Republicans' plan...

Painting showing police as pigs hung inside U.S. Capitol

As part of the annual Congressional Art Competition, a painting showing police officers as pigs, along with them harrasing black people, is being hung inside the...

Trump’s Biggest Allies in Congress

With the President-elect being sworn in now less than a month away, he has been strengthening relationships within Congress to pass his agenda, which...

New micro-chipping law is set to track disabled people

The House of Representatives has passed Kevin and Avonte's Law, also known as H.R.4919, by a vote of 346 to 66. You might not have heard...

Heroin deaths surpass gun homicides for the first time in the...

Heroin and opioids related deaths in the United States continue to rise at alarming rates. "Opioid deaths continued to surge in 2015, surpassing 30,000...

Republican woman breaks glass ceiling in Iowa

President-elect Donald Trump has appointed Iowa Governor Terry Branstad as the Ambassador to China. Governor Branstad was an excellent choice, as he already has...

This Marine congressman opposes wavier for General Mattis

As Marine General James Mattis continues to garner support to be the next secretary of defense, he also continues to garner more opposition. As...

Senate GOP celebrates freshmen of the 114th Congress in this awesome...

The freshmen Republican Senators of the 114th Congress are a pretty awesome group. From Joni Ernst to Ben Sasse to Tom Cotton, these are...

General Mattis is already facing opposition from this member of Congress

President-elect Donald Trump recently announced that General James Mattis has been picked to serve as secretary of defense. In order to be the secretary, General...

The Republican Congress as Parks and Rec

It is important to keep up with who is making decisions on your behalf in the United States’ Congress. Unfortunately, most Millennials don’t keep...

How Congress is reacting to the FBI’s revived Hillary Clinton investigation

Yesterday, FBI Director James Comey sent a letter to Congress to inform them the FBI is again reviewing more emails related to Hillary Clinton's personal server. The...

Trump proposes term limits for all members of Congress

On Tuesday at a rally in Colorado Springs, Co., GOP nominee Donald Trump called for a constitutional amendment to impose term limits on those...

Obama Administration continues to ease restrictions on Cuba as the regime...

We all know that Obama is somewhat of a communist who can't seem to do anything right especially when it comes to foreign policy. Well,...

Congress dodges government shutdown

Congress managed to dodge a government shutdown Wednesday, passing a continuing resolution to keep the government funded and provide resources for the Zika crisis...

Ted Cruz calls for the end of the U.S. refugee program...

After the recent terror attacks in New Jersey, New York and Minnesota, we need answers to how the attackers were able to travel in the...

Congress to host forum in favor of boycotting Israel

Congress is scheduled to host a forum in which citizens advocate for the United States boycotting Israel. According to the Washington Free Beacon, this...

North Carolina’s rising libertarian star

North Carolina has recently reaching new limits with the 2016 election. With such a divided political system, J.J. Summerell is running for Congress in...

Senate passes $602 billion defense bill, includes women in draft

  The Senate overwhelmingly passed a $602 Billion Defense Authorization Bill on Tuesday night, in defiance of President Obama's veto threat. The Bill was exceedingly...

Gov. Rick Scott tells Congress to treat Zika virus threat “like...

With having over 100 Zika cases in the state of Florida, Governor Rick Scott told Congress to put politics aside and to treat the...