Yesterday, the U.S. Senate voted to confirm Loretta Lynch as the next Attorney General of the United States. Lynch made it clear in her confirmation hearings that she should be just as lawless as AG Eric Holder has been during his time in that powerful position.
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U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-La.), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, will vote today against confirmation of Loretta Lynch to be the next Attorney General. He has outlined his top three reasons for opposing her nomination.
April 24 is the 100th anniversary of a brutal event in human history: The Turkish genocide against Armenian Christians. The Turks, operating under the Ottoman Empire, systematically killed 1.5 million Armenians.
Clearly, Obama wants to flood our nation with illegals who will be loyal to the Democrat Party and will always vote for Big Government programs that foster dependency on the central government. This is part of Obama’s goal of “fundamentally transforming” America into a nation where the government is viewed as “god” in the lives of millions of uneducated and low information voters.
Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX) is leading 21 other members of Congress to demand that the Government Accountability Office (GAO) investigate Obama’s possible violation of a court order banning actions on illegal immigrant actions.
Virginia Congressman Randy Forbes (R) appeared with Lou Dobbs last week to discuss what the Republican majority in Congress wants to do about Obama’s destructive nuclear weapons deal with Iran.
Contrary to what Sen. John McCain has been telling the American people for years, the so-called “moderate rebels” in Syria are not really moderate at all. They’ve been working together with Al Qaeda affiliates for years to overthrow the Syrian government. Finally, the Brookings Institute-Doha has admitted what we’ve known to be true for years.
The IRS systematically targeted the First Amendment rights of the American people. The legislation we passed today will go a long way in making sure that such targeting never happens again.
A secure border should not just be a priority, it should be a reality. That’s why the House Judiciary Committee passed the Michael Davis, Jr. In Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act (H.R. 1148), which is an updated version of the SAFE Act. This bill, which I co-sponsored, removes the President’s ability to unilaterally shut down immigration enforcement, and strengthens the interior enforcement of our immigration laws by allowing state and local governments to enforce federal immigration law.
Congressman Bob Goodlatte, who chairs the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing yesterday and grilled ICE Director Sarah Saldana on the release of thousands of criminals by the Obama Administration. Goodlatte noted in his opening statement that ICE had knowingly released 30,558 criminal aliens from jail in 2014. These criminals had amassed nearly 80,000 convictions, including 250 homicides, 186 kidnappings and 373 sexual assaults.