Two weeks ago, immigrants illegally crossing the border near the San Ysidro port of entry threw rocks and bottles at border patrol agents as they tried to force their way over the fence separating the U.S. and Mexico. Border patrol agents, facing a large and unpredictable group of people, used pepper spray to halt immigrants coming towards them. No shots were fired and no one was seriously injured.
It didn’t take long for Senate Democrats to use this incident to push their political agenda against a border wall and strong immigration. Have they forgotten there were ...
The Senate will return to work on Monday, but, because of the passing of former President George H.W. Bush, there will be no votes until Wednesday. The House will return to work on Tuesday, but will also not hold votes. The federal government will be closed Wednesday, as a national day of mourning. Both chambers are scheduled to stay in session through Friday.
Regarding former President Bush, he will lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda beginning at 5 PM on Monday, December 3, and lasting through 7 AM on Wednesday, December 5. On Monday, at 7:30 PM, the ...
Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement expressing condolences on the passing of former President George H.W. Bush.
“Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund offers its deepest condolences to former President George H.W. Bush's family. The elder President Bush was often referred to as ’41,' and served our nation throughout his life—first as the youngest Navy pilot during World War II, before serving as a U.S. Representative, Director of the CIA, envoy to China, Vice President under ...
Google CEO Sundar Pichai is expected to testify in front of the House Judiciary Committee next month on the ongoing issue of conservative bias on its search engine.
Washington Examiner has the story:
GOP lawmakers have castigated Google for allegedly filtering search results and silencing right-leaning news, perspectives, and users. President Trump has also claimed that the search engine promotes negative stories about his administration.
Google has denied all of these accusations, and will soon be facing the same public spotlight and scrutiny that other tech giants ...
Atlanta, GA — Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, in support of the work our border patrol officers and ICE agents are doing along our southern border in response to the migrant caravan.
“As the migrant caravan encroaches on our southern border, Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund fully supports our border patrol officers and ICE agents. The United States is a sovereign nation and has every right to protect its borders. Border patrol officers and ICE agents risk their lives every day to protect our ...
Are we destined to repeat history as other once great empires have with their out-of-control debt? It’s possible, but it’s also avoidable. Why? America has something that these failed empires don’t have … Entrepreneurs.
The Washington Times has the story:
The country or the society that can make the best use of these complex new technologies will enjoy untold economic and geopolitical benefits. But it will take people with entrepreneurial skills to convert these technologies into products and services that customers want to buy.
Entrepreneurial activity is ...
About a hundred immigrants, including women and children, made it to the southern border seeking asylum only to be pepper sprayed by U.S. Border Patrol agents – at least that’s what liberal media would have you believe is the entire story. Let’s add the facts:
Immigrants illegally crossing the border near the San Ysidro port of entry threw rocks and bottles at border patrol agents as they tried to force their way over the fence separating the U.S. and Mexico. After making several commands for the immigrants to stop, border patrol agents used pepper spray to halt ...
Emmy Award-winning investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice for spying on her computers after reporting on the federal government and past presidential administration’s flaws and incompetence. As of right now, five forensic exams have uncovered unauthorized remote surveillance on her computers, thus violating her Fourth Amendment right.
Attkisson was a CBS journalist who reported on the Operation Fast and Furious story, an Obama Administration operation that sold thousands of straw purchased weapons to the ...
The U.S. Army has arrived along the U.S.-Mexico border, preparing for the arrival of the caravan carrying migrants who will attempt to cross the border. The increase in border security has unexpectedly hindered illegal drug trafficking by the Gulf Cartel.
The Washington Examiner has the story:
According to an eyewitness report, troops and trucks are delivering construction equipment, portable bathrooms and security to several areas along the border, the first wave of President Trump’s promise to bolster immigration enforcement with 5,000 or more soldiers.
The show ...
The House and Senate are both out of session for Thanksgiving. The Senate will return on Monday, December 3, and the House will return on Tuesday, December 4.
LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR:
The House returned to work on Tuesday, and passed a bill under Suspension of the Rules. Then, also under Suspension, the House agreed to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 2615, the Gulf Islands National Seashore Land Exchange Act.
On Wednesday, the House passed the Rule for H.R. 6784, the Manage Our Wolves Act.
On Friday, the House passed H.R. ...