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Press Release Julia Brownley’s Office: Working Across the Aisle to Help Veterans in Ventura County and Nationwide

Press Release Julia Brownley’s Office: Working Across the Aisle to Help Veterans in Ventura County and Nationwide

One of my top priorities in Congress is to improve the lives of the nearly 45,000 veterans right here in Ventura County, and the millions across the nation, to whom we owe a great debt for their service. That is why I’m so proud of the bipartisan successes my colleagues on the House Veterans’ Affairs […]

Ron DeSantis says endings subsidies would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare

Ron DeSantis says endings subsidies would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare

Rep. Ron DeSantis said Monday that taking away insurance subsidies from members of Congress would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare. “Other Americans who are in exchanges are not getting employer subsidies. It’s illegal and somehow Congress gets a workaround. So I applaud the president for raising this issue and if he moved swiftly on […]

Can Trump Strip Health Care From Members of Congress?

Can Trump Strip Health Care From Members of Congress?

As Republican members of Congress have tried and failed to follow through with their campaign promise of repealing Obamacare, President Donald Trump has threatened to eliminate some health benefits for members of Congress and their staffs. “If a new HealthCare Bill is not approved quickly, BAILOUTS for Insurance Companies and BAILOUTS for Members of Congress […]

The Third 100 Days (Trump Briefs: July 22-29/Day 184-190) Week 27

The Third 100 Days (Trump Briefs: July 22-29/Day 184-190) Week 27

By Michael Hernandez   Saturday, July 22 (Day 184): More than 150 protest “fake news” at CNN headquarters More than 150 protesters showed their disgust of “fake news” at CNN’s headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. With signs reading “FNN #FakeNewsNetwork” and others targeting the networks’ advertisers such as AT&T and Microsoft, protesters chanted “CNN fake news!” […]

Exclusive — Mark Meadows: Send Clean Obamacare Repeal to Trump Now, Replacement Later

Exclusive — Mark Meadows: Send Clean Obamacare Repeal to Trump Now, Replacement Later

by MATTHEW BOYLE House Freedom Caucus chairman Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) is joining with President Donald J. Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in pushing for Congress to send a clean repeal of Obamacare to President Trump’s desk now, and work on the replacement later. Meadows, who is making the call in an exclusive statement to Breitbart […]

Healthcare: A House Divided Cannot Stand

Healthcare: A House Divided Cannot Stand

. By Thomas L. Knapp The latest healthcare initiative from the Trump administration and the Republican Party’s leaders in Congress seems set to sink just like the last version. Mitch McConnell can’t seem to round up the votes to push it through the Senate, if anything the House is more likely to tear apart than […]

Congress: The Swamp in The Mirror — Drain or Be Drained

Congress: The Swamp in The Mirror — Drain or Be Drained

    By Mike Smith Every member of Congress is captive to his and her constituents. They are, to be blunt, never able to outrun their fear of the electorate. No lawmaker can go beyond the will of those who hired him or her without risking electoral firing by those same people. In other words, […]

FBI Refuses To Hand Over “Comey Memos” To Congress

FBI Refuses To Hand Over “Comey Memos” To Congress

by Tyler Durden, May 26, 2017 House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz said today that the FBI had decided to withhold documents, including memos, notes, summaries, and recordings, requested by his committee in regards to the ongoing Russia probe. This was revealed in a letter sent by Chaffetz to the FBI responding to the agency’s decision […]

Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. to run for Congress in California

Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. to run for Congress in California

LOS ANGELES — Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. is running for Congress, challenging Rep. Julia Brownley, a Democrat who represents the southern central coast of California and most of Ventura County, according to documents filed Monday with the Federal Election Commission. Attempts to reach the Republican candidate were unsuccessful Monday, but GOP strategist Charles Moran, who […]

Ryan and McConnell Need to Go

Ryan and McConnell Need to Go

. By Michael Greer This morning Rush Limbaugh said there were 238 Republicans in the House and they only need 217 to repeal and replace Obamacare.  Although EVERY Republican ran on repealing Obamacare, Rush said there are 40 or 50 Republicans who don’t want to repeal or replace it.  He is doubtful it will be […]

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