News Flashes

Cassidy Introduces Amendment To Help Stop Human Trafficking

Mar 20th, 2015 | By
Senator Bill Cassidy (R-LA).

Democrats are holding up passage of the Victims of Trafficking Act because it doesn’t help fund abortion on demand. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said he won’t bring up the Loretta Lynch confirmation hearing as long as they continue to filibuster passage of this sex trafficking bill. Lynch is pro-abortion and is slated to replace Attorney General Eric Holder.

What Sustainability And Religious Freedom Have In Common

Mar 19th, 2015 | By

There is a distinct social good to preserving the freedom of individuals to form and operate a business based on deeply held principles rooted in conscience. Many great leaders throughout our Nation’s history have understood the importance of this freedom—how it elevates and benefits our society as a whole when individuals openly and fully live their lives according to the moral values that motivate them, even when reasonable people disagree with those values.

Sen. Cruz Congratulates Netanyahu On Election Win & Schools Leftist MSNBC Host

Mar 18th, 2015 | By
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Israeli P.M. Benjamin Netanyahu.

Prime Minister Netanyahu has been an extraordinary leader for Israel, and I congratulate him on what appears to be a victory today. His electoral success is all the more impressive given the powerful forces that tried to undermine him, including, sadly, the full weight of the Obama political team.

Mike Huckabee Sends Open Letter To John Kerry

Mar 17th, 2015 | By
John Kerry dances with the Iranian devil in Switzerland.

Yesterday, former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee sent an open letter to Secretary of State John Kerry over Kerry’s criticism of Sen. Cotton’s letter to the Iranian tyrants on Obama’s bad nuclear weapons deal. Huckabee points out Kerry’s glaring hypocrisy.

Five GING-PAC Senators Visit Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility

Mar 16th, 2015 | By
There need to be more terrorists at GITMO, not less.

“As terrorism against America and our allies continues unabated, I was pleased to see for myself the work being done at GITMO to protect our country from those who seek to destroy us,” said Rounds. “The men and women stationed at Guantanamo Bay play an important role in counter-terrorism efforts while making sure the detainees are treated humanely. I have no doubt this is the right place to detain them – now and in the future.”

Rand Paul Calls For Criminal Justice Reform In Speech At Historically Black College

Mar 16th, 2015 | By
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY).

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) championed criminal justice reform and invoked Martin Luther King, Jr., while addressing a mixed audience at Maryland’s Bowie State University, a historically black college, on Friday. The Republican senator told the crowd of 200 students and community leaders that reforms to the justice system are necessary because current sentencing laws are harsh and disproportionally affect African-Americans, The Huffington Post reported.

Liberals Call Sen. Cotton A Traitor – We Call Him A Hero

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR).

Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) is being called a traitor by leftists in Congress and in the media, but most rational Americans should view him as a hero who has taken Obama head on over his illegal nuclear weapons deal with Iran.

Congressman Joe Wilson Stands Up For Social Conservative Values

Mar 11th, 2015 | By
Congressman Joe Wilson (R-SC).

In January, my colleagues and I in the House took a decisive stand to protect the unborn by passing H.R.7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015. This needed legislation ensures that abortions are not funded with taxpayer dollars and institutes stringent reporting requirements on insurance companies, forcing them to fully disclose information regarding abortion coverage in each plan.

White House Ignores Senator Lankford Immigration Request

Mar 10th, 2015 | By

“Immigration enforcement is not a political issue – it is an important national security issue that requires clear direction,” said Lankford. “Our ICE and DHS families face tremendous pressure; comments like this create more confusion and stress about their responsibilities. Federal law enforcement officials should not constantly second-guess their task as they face dangerous split-second decisions every day. Despite no response from the White House, we will continue to press this matter.”

Beware ‘Non-Discrimination’ Section In Homeless & Runaway Children Bill

Mar 9th, 2015 | By
Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) is an enemy of social conservatives and religious liberty.

Marvin Olasky writes: “S.262, if passed as is, would discriminate against many effective religious organizations, forcing them either to violate their faith or give up serving young people in need. The bill’s sweeping language could become a precedent in other federal programs.”