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Lawmakers warn judges ruling on travel bans against exceeding power

Lawmakers warn judges ruling on travel bans against exceeding power

This week’s rulings against President Trump’s revised executive order on travel and refugees have sparked heated pushback from Republicans on Capitol Hill, who say judges have crossed the line to become adversaries of this White House – and suggested retribution could be coming. Even some judges seemed worried about the tenor of recent rulings, saying […]

Dems vow govt. shutdown over Trump border wall

Dems vow govt. shutdown over Trump border wall

Senate Democrats said Monday that they will block any spending bill that includes money for President Trump’s border wall, even if it leads to a government shutdown, saying it’s up to Republicans to resist touchy issues in the looming spending debate. In a letter led by Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, top Democrats also said […]

Steve Knight Dog and Pony Show For Disgruntled Democrats AKA The Town Hall

Steve Knight Dog and Pony Show For Disgruntled Democrats AKA The Town Hall

    By Greg Aprahamian Since the inauguration of Donald Trump, Republican Congressmen are currently being heavily targeted by Democrat party activists.  It’s been widely reported that large groups of activists have been storming the offices of Republican Congressmen and CA25 Rep. Steve Knight has been no exception.  Democrat activists have even attempted to protest […]

Congress Slashes Funding For NASA’s Global Warming Research

Congress Slashes Funding For NASA’s Global Warming Research

The U.S. Senate passed legislation recently cutting funding for NASA’s global warming research. The House is expected to pass the bill, and President Trump will likely sign it. Supporters say it “re-balances” NASA’s budget back toward space exploration and away from global warming and earth science research. Republicans plan to end the more than $2 […]

How Congress voted- upcoming votes

How Congress voted- upcoming votes

    January 30, 2017   In this MegaVote for California’s 23rd, 24th, 26th Congressional District: Recent Congressional Votes Senate: GAO Access and Oversight Act Senate: Confirmation of Gen. James Mattis to be Secretary of Defense Senate: Confirmation of Gen. John Kelly to be secretary of Homeland Security Senate: Confirmation of Kansas Rep. Mike Pompeo […]

Conservation – not  more control

Conservation – not  more control

By Paul Driessen Collusive lawsuits helped control more US lands. Congress must repeal and replace the ESA. President Obama’s parting edicts betrayed Israel and commuted prison sentences for terrorist Oscar Lopez Rivera and traitor Bradley/Chelsea Manning. Another abused the Antiquities Act yet again, by banning economic use on an additional 1.7 million acres in Utah, where […]

Safe and healthy (not pristine) air

Safe and healthy (not pristine) air

By Paul Driessen Federal air quality rules must be based on science – not used to stifle energy and industry It’s called the Clean Air Act, but it was never intended to ensure pure, pristine air. Congress wanted America to have safe, healthy air, and regulations based on solid scientific and medical studies. The law […]

BREAKING: Congressional panel publishes final report on Planned Parenthood body parts scandal

BREAKING: Congressional panel publishes final report on Planned Parenthood body parts scandal

By Claire Chretien Follow Claire January 4, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – The Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives released a nearly 500-page final report today, detailing Congressional findings on the nefarious activities of the fetal body parts and abortion industries. The Panel says it has urged law enforcement officials to prosecute various abortion facilities, universities, and fetal tissue […]

Term Limits: Painkiller, Not Cure

Term Limits: Painkiller, Not Cure

. By Thomas L. Knapp US president-elect Donald Trump called for congressional term limits during his campaign. He’s not yet been sworn in, but Congress is already back in session and answering that call. On January 3, US Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) — one of Trump’s opponents in last year’s GOP primaries — and US […]

Outgoing Congress confirmed fewer judges since 1952, giving Trump a big opening

Outgoing Congress confirmed fewer judges since 1952, giving Trump a big opening

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump will take office with a chance to fill more than 100 seats on the federal courts because of an extraordinary two-year slowdown in judicial confirmations engineered by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Since Republicans took control of the Senate at the beginning of the 114th Congress in 2015, buy cialis […]

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