33 results for tag: President Trump


Thanks to tax cuts, millennials are embracing entrepreneurship in Trump era

According to a recent analysis by MetLife insurance, more millennials are leaving their traditional 9-to-5 jobs in the hopes of starting their own businesses and they have President Trump’s tax cuts and a booming economy to thank. The Washington Examiner has the details: According to recent analysis by MetLife insurance, four in 10 millennials are planning to quit their current jobs within the next five years and seek out work as a freelancer in the labor market. According to one millennial entrepreneur, the idea of starting one’s own business and being your own boss is a major priority among young entrepreneurs “Starting my own business ...

President Trump: ‘The United States will not be a refugee holding facility on my watch’

On Monday, President Trump made it very clear that the United States will not become a ‘migrant camp’ or a ‘refugee holding facility,’ despite congressional Democrats’ attempts to prevent enforcement of our immigration laws. The Democrats’ political games are preventing Republicans from passing legislation that not only provides safety for Americans, but would also put an end to family separation at the border. The Washington Examiner has the details: “The United States will not become a migrant camp and it will not be a refugee holding facility. Won't be," the president told White House aides at an event on space policy. "You look ...

Acting Director of ICE: ‘When you reward illegal behavior it encourages illegal immigration’

In an effort put the safety of the American people first, the Trump administration has tripled enforcement against employers who hire illegal immigrants. Another key player in enforcing immigration law has been acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement Thomas Homan. The Daily Signal has Thomas Homan’s Commentary: “We’ve increased worksite enforcement by over 300 percent. We’re going to continue doing that,” Thomas Homan, who is retiring as chief of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said Tuesday at the National Press Club in Washington. “We’re not only going to continue conducting criminal investigations of ...

IG Report on FBI Conduct in Clinton Probe Undermines Faith in Government to Operate in Best Interests of All Its Citizens

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to the release of the Department of Justice Inspector General’s report on the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private server to conduct public business as Secretary of State. “The Inspector General of the Department of Justice released his findings into the FBI’s investigation of Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server to conduct public business, and it once again shows improper behavior at the top of the FBI. According to the report, some FBI officials exhibited a disturbing ‘willingness to ...

President Donald Trump Secures Pledge from North Korea’s Kim Jong Un to “Denuclearize” Korean Peninsula

On June 12, President Trump made history by becoming the first U.S. president to meet a North Korean head of state. Trump and King Jong Un signed a U.S. - North Korea agreement, which pledges “the building of lasting and robust peace regime on the Korean Peninsula.” The Stream has the details: President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un left Singapore Tuesday, praising their face-to-face progress toward ridding the Korean Peninsula of nuclear weapons. Yet Trump faced pointed questions at home about whether he got little and gave away much — including an agreement to halt U.S. military exercises with South Korea. … Tr...

If Dems insist on 30 hours of debate, make them stay in Washington

Senate Democrats continue to obstruct President Trump’s well-qualified nominees by abusing Senate rules to block political appointees from taking their posts. Senator James Lankford is reaching out to Democrats to change a rule that allows 30 hours of Senate debate for every presidential nominee and put an end to their childish games. The Wall Street Journal has the details: Oklahoma Republican James Lankford is reaching out to Democrats to change a rule that allows 30 hours of Senate debate for every presidential nominee. Liberals are abusing that privilege, invoking it even for nominees with broad bipartisan support. The Senate is sitting on ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Calls President Trump’s Rescissions Package “Good First Step,” Calls for Balanced Budget in 5 Years

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today in response to Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) introducing President Trump’s rescissions package in the U.S. Senate. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund thanks Senator Mike Lee for introducing President Trump’s rescissions package in the Senate. While we firmly believe that we must balance our budget in five years or less and end our massive debt, this package is a good first step that cuts billions of dollars in wasteful government spending. Our network of more than 3 million supporters hopes that President Trump will continue to press ...

Rep. Jim Jordan: ‘Congress has disappointed the American people’

In the last 17 months in office, President Trump has accomplished a lot and has kept his campaign promises. Congress, on the other hand, has continued to disappoint the American people, failing to repeal Obamacare and passing a massive $1.3 trillion dollar spending bill. How do we stop the disappointments? The Daily Signal has Rep. Jim Jordan’s cometary: “Taxes have been cut, the economy is growing, unemployment is at its lowest level, [Justice Neil] Gorsuch is on the court, ISIS is backpedaling, the Iran deal is finished, North and South Korea have met, the hostages have come home, and three days ago, the embassy was put in Jerusalem,” ...

Another big win for American workers and businesses

This week, President Trump secured another big win for American workers and businesses by striking a deal to resolve a three-year Open Skies disagreement over the UAE’s unfair subsidization of its two major airlines. The Washington Examiner has the details:    The U.S. has signed “Open Skies” civil aviation agreements with about 125 countries, including the UAE and Qatar, which are intended to facilitate the growth of an efficient, market-based international aviation system. Worldwide, these agreements have helped protect the interests of American workers and businesses, but in the case of UAE and Qatar, serious concerns were raised ...

TPPCF and Conservative Leaders Send Letter to Rep. Jim Jordan Urging Him to “Clean House”

AN OPEN LETTER TO REP. JIM JORDAN “CLEAN HOUSE”   May 21, 2018   Hon. Jim Jordan U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C.  20515   Dear Congressman Jordan:   The present House Republican leadership has proven that it’s part of “the Swamp.” Consequently, a vote to promote any member of today’s House GOP leadership is a vote for the Swamp.  It’s time to Clean House. There must be a real race for Speaker of the House. Now. No backroom deals. A real race, starting this spring, to make every incumbent and candidate commit on the record, as a campaign issue, whether they’ll vote to ...