South Carolina Congressman Jeff Duncan, a GING-PAC endorsed legislator, has just endorsed Chad Connelly for Mick Mulvaney’s seat in the House of Representatives.
Upstart Republican candidates are bear-hugging President Trump and saying their rivals in the party are insufficiently supportive of the president, banking on sustained enthusiasm for Mr. Trump carrying into elections this year and next year.
South Carolina Congressman Trey Gowdy appeared on Fox News yesterday to discuss the recusal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions from any investigation involving Russia and the November elections. Democrats are calling for Sessions to be impeached or to resign over a statement he made during his confirmation hearing in January.
On February 28, Senator James Lankford released the following statement on President Trump’s address to a Joint Session of Congress: “Tonight, President Trump gave a moving speech to the nation in a Joint Session of Congress that hit on the heart of the issues facing all Americans. His focus on bringing a very divided nation
First lady Melania Trump will sit with the families of three people killed by illegal immigrants as her husband, President Trump, delivers his first address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night. The move seemed designed to counter the slew of Democrats who were hosting illegal immigrants as their guests.
The Kansas Democratic Party was searching for a big name to headline its annual dinner and asked the candidates running to be chairman of the Democratic National Committee for help landing a guest.
Sen. Rand Paul on Sunday urged President Trump against choosing former U.N. ambassador John R. Bolton as his national security adviser. Mr. Paul, whose anti-interventionist stance aligns closely with what the president has espoused, said he fears that Mr. Bolton’s go-it-alone mindset would lead to “secret wars” around the globe.
Georgia Congressman Tom Price was recently confirmed as Secretary of Health and Human Services and will oversee the dismantling of the disaster known as Obamacare. His District 6 seat in Congress is now vacant and 18 candidates have filed to take his seat. The special election to fill his seat is April 18. If needed,
House Passes Black’s Resolution Protecting States’ Right To Withhold Funding From Abortion ProvidersFeb 17th, 2017 | By fyork
Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06), a registered nurse and member of the Congressional Pro-Life Caucus, praised the bipartisan House passage of her resolution, H.J. Res. 43, which uses the authority of the Congressional Review Act to overturn a December 2016 Obama Administration rule forcing states such as Tennessee to provide Title X family planning grants to abortion providers like Planned Parenthood. The resolution passed by a vote of 230 to 188.
President Trump said Tuesday that the “real story here” is “illegal leaks” coming out of Washington, a day after former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn resigned from the administration. “The real story here is why are there so many illegal leaks coming out of Washington?