News Flashes

Obama Effectively Pardons Hillary

Apr 12th, 2016 | By

Interesting interview between Fox News’ Chris Wallace and Barack Obama. About Hillary Clinton’s email scandal as secretary of state, Obama said the following: She did not jeopardize America’s national security secrets; Politics will not influence the outcome of the massive FBI investigation and his Justice Department’s decision about possible prosecution.

Republicans In Congress Win 2 Fights For Obama Transparency

Apr 11th, 2016 | By

Congressional Republicans had a benchmark day for transparency last week, winning battles in two long-simmering fights with President Obama, who had been shielding documents sought by Capitol Hill investigators in two big cases.

Rounds Introduces Iran Cyber Sanctions Act

Apr 8th, 2016 | By

U.S. Senator Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) this week has introduced the Iran Cyber Sanctions Act, which would require the president to submit a report to Congress detailing significant activities conducted by Iranians to undermine U.S. cybersecurity.

Mitch McConnell: Dem Nominees For Supreme Court Are Never ‘Moderate’

Apr 8th, 2016 | By

Ignoring his attempted filibuster of a Supreme Court nominee a decade ago, President Obama lectured Republicans Thursday about the unfairness of blocking his nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the high court, and warned that Democrats could get payback by refusing to confirm a Republican president’s nominees for an entire four-year term.

Senator Thune: Incremental Progress Fighting ISIS Not Enough

Apr 7th, 2016 | By
ISIS terrorists should be bombed into the stone age.

“Real American leadership against ISIS must be manifested in sustained engagement against the enemy. We need an administration intent on eliminating the group’s sources of income and its control of territory, which facilitates an illusion of legitimacy for its followers. Incremental progress is not enough.

Daines Introduces Legislation To Permanently Ban Guantanamo Transfers To U.S. And Suspend International Releases

Apr 6th, 2016 | By
There need to be more terrorists at GITMO, not less.

Following Monday’s announcement that the Obama administration had released two more Guantanamo Bay detainees, Senator Steve Daines introduced a bill that would permanently ban the transfer of Guantanamo detainees to the U.S. and would suspend the release of Guantanamo detainees internationally until September 30, 2017.

Ted Cruz Wins Wisconsin Primary, Delivers Stunning Blow To Donald Trump

Apr 6th, 2016 | By
Donald Trump and Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX).

Sen. Ted Cruz was projected to win the Wisconsin primary Tuesday, delivering a stunning blow to GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump and resetting the race as it heads east later this month.

Cotton Joins 42 Senators In Filing Amicus Brief In Supreme Court Case Challenging Obama Administration’s Immigration Executive Actions

Apr 5th, 2016 | By

Yesterday Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) joined U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) and 41 of their fellow Senate Republicans in filing an amicus brief in the United States Supreme Court in support of a challenge by a majority of the nation’s governors and attorneys general of the states, led by the State of Texas, to the Obama Administration’s November 2014 executive actions on immigration.

Picture Dictionary For Liberals

Apr 4th, 2016 | By

Are you a liberal? Do you have trouble telling if someone is a male or female? Well, this Picture Dictionary can help you figure it out. Look at the pictures and read the captions beneath each one. Any questions? If this dictionary makes you nervous, you can go to your Safe Space.

Congresswoman Mia Love Endorses ‘Article 1 Project’

Apr 4th, 2016 | By
Utah Congresswoman Mia Love.

The Article 1 Project is a new effort to restore regulatory accountability. It is spearheaded by Utah Senator Mike Lee and Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R) Texas.