Posts Tagged ‘ Senate ’

Defeat Of Abortion Ban Proves We Need More Social Conservatives In Senate

Jan 30th, 2018 | By

Senate Fails To Pass The 20-Week Abortion Ban The Senate failed to pass legislation Monday evening that would prevent doctors from performing abortions on women who are 20 weeks pregnant or more. … Carolina said at Monday night’s hearing on the bill before the vote. “I just don’t see how this makes us a better

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Why Roy Moore Matters

Nov 28th, 2017 | By

Why would Christian conservatives in good conscience go to the polls Dec. 12 and vote for Judge Roy Moore, despite the charges of sexual misconduct with teenagers leveled against him? Answer: That Alabama Senate race could determine whether Roe v.



Trent Franks Irritated By GOP Senator’s Skewed Views On Tax Reform

Nov 21st, 2017 | By

Congressman Trent Franks (R-AZ) is clearly irritated about Sen. Susan Collins’ comments on the tax bill being considered in the Senate. He disputes her views on the tax bill and notes that the Senate has “assinine” rules that make it virtually impossible to get anything done in that branch of government. The Senate appears to

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Donald Trump Blasts Senate As ‘Obstructionists,’ Demands Approval Of His Nominees

Jun 6th, 2017 | By

President Trump accused Senate Democrats Monday of blocking his nominees – particularly ambassadorships – from confirmation, issuing yet another Twitter challenge to Capitol Hill. But Democrats fired back, saying the problem is that Mr. Trump has been slow in sending nominees over to Capitol Hill for action, and it’s up to him to get the

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Hannity Sends Message To GOP Congress: Get To Work

Apr 19th, 2017 | By

Fox News commentator Sean Hannity has a stern message to the GOP-controlled Congress: Stop infighting, end the recess, and get to work. He compares what President Trump has accomplished during his time in office with the dismal record of the GOP-run Senate and House so far: Watch the latest video at <a href=”//video.foxnews.com”>video.foxnews.com</a>



Senate Passes Bill To Let States Strip Funding From Planned Parenthood

Mar 31st, 2017 | By

With Vice President Mike Pence casting the tie-breaking vote, the Senate approved a bill Thursday to let states strip federal family planning funds from Planned Parenthood, marking the first successful strike against the country’s largest abortion network.



GING-PAC Tracking Special Elections In 2017

Feb 15th, 2017 | By

There are numerous special elections this year to fill posts left by legislators who resigned or were picked to serve in the Trump Administration. We’ll be monitoring these campaigns in order to keep you up to speed on the candidates we’re endorsing this year.



3 Ways Democrats Can Stall Confirmation Of Trump Cabinet

Jan 24th, 2017 | By

Senate Democrats have dug in their heels to stall confirmation proceedings for President Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees. Though the Senate confirmed two of Trump’s nominees Friday and a third Monday evening, Democrats have slowed the pace considerably compared with Republicans’ treatment of President Barack Obama’s choices.



Roll Call Report: John Kennedy Likely To Win Louisiana Senate Seat

Dec 6th, 2016 | By

Kennedy’s facing off against Democratic Public Services Commissioner Foster Campbell, who finished second in the primary. As the Democrats’ last chance to redeem themselves in a bruising election year, Campbell is flush with cash and feeling emboldened by Democrat John Bel Edwards’ 2015 victory in the governor’s race. Even if Campbell won, though, Republicans would still control the Senate.



GING-PAC Endorses John Kennedy For Louisiana Senate Seat

Nov 21st, 2016 | By

Kennedy graduated magna cum laude in political science, philosophy and economics from Vanderbilt, was president of his senior class, and elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his law degree from the University of Virginia and his B.C.L. degree from Oxford University in England where he was a First Class Honors graduate. John is an adjunct professor at LSU Law School and is a volunteer substitute teacher for East Baton Rouge Parish public schools.