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By Butter Bracco On Sunday, January 21st, 2018
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Bernie Sanders faced with 2013 shutdown remarks: throw ‘Americans out on the street, and we are going to get our way no matter what’

On Friday, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) appeared on MSNBC. During his segment, host Ali Velshi played a clip of OMB Director Mick Mulvaney reciting a direct quote from Sanders regarding the 2013 government shutdown: photo/ More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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House passes Born-Alive Abortion Survvior’s Protection Act, criminalizes Kermit Gosnell style ‘murder’

Today, during the 45th annual March for Life Rally in Washington, D.C., the U.S. House of Representatives passed 241-183, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivor’s Protection Act, the bill which requires that More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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House passed another short-term funding plan, Justin Amash asks ‘When will Republicans start limiting government’

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a short-term funding bill Thursday night to fund the government through February 16, sending the measure to the Senate as lawmakers continue to battle to avoid a government More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
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Trump tweets of his ‘bigger and more powerful’ nuclear button

President Donald Trump, reacting to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un saying he had a “nuclear button on his desk” and was ready to use it against the United States, said on Twitter late Tuesday that his More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
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House passes Senate tax bill, heads to Trump who touts ‘Jobs jobs jobs’

The House of Representatives passed the Senate tax reform package Wednesday afternoon, sending the the legislation to President Donald Trump’s desk for his signature. The bill passed the House a second time More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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John Conyers faces ethics investigation after $27K settlement with staffer who ‘refused his sexual advances’

Lawmakers are calling for an ethics investigation into Michigan Congressman John Conyers after a report that he reached a settlement with a staffer who said she was fired because she rejected his sexual advances. Buzzfeed More...

By Red Diogenes On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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John Dickerson says ‘tax bills are really hard’, Big Tech gets it, Trump is ‘Jawboning’

Like so many in the media, tax reform took center stage for conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt on his Friday morning talk show. During his conversation with CBS’ “Face the Nation” host John Dickerson, More...

By Red Diogenes On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Black pro-lifer Star Parker shouted down by white Steve Cohen, called her ignorant and demanded an apology

Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tennessee, yelled at an African-American woman today, accusing her of “ignorance,” after she testified before a Congressional committee about abortion being the “leading cause of death More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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Congressional hearings set for Wednesday for Steve King’s Heartbeat Protection Act of 2017

The US House of Representatives will hold a hearing in the Judiciary Committee Wednesday for H.R.490 – Heartbeat Protection Act of 2017 that was introduced by Iowa Representative Steve King earlier this year. photo More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
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USA RIGHTS Act introduced in the Senate to protect Americans’ security and liberties

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and a total of 11 senators today introduced the USA RIGHTS Act, which reforms a sweeping, secretive government spying program to protect the Constitutional rights of More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
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House passes late term abortion ban, but bill will not pass Senate

As pro-lifers rejoice, the reality of the House voting to pass a 20-week abortion ban (with some exceptions) will certainly die in the Senate. The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, was sponsored by strongly More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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House to vote on 20 week abortion ban, violators to face criminal penalties

The U.S. House of Representatives will vote Tuesday, October 3, 2017 on a bill making it a crime for any person to perform or attempt to perform an abortion if the probable post-fertilization age of the unborn More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, September 8th, 2017
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Trump sets ‘gentlemen’s agreement’ with Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi to permanently remove the debt ceiling

President Trump and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) have agreed to pursue a deal that would permanently remove the requirement that Congress repeatedly raise the debt ceiling, three sources told More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 29th, 2017
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MoveOn.org on Obamacare ‘skinny’ repeal: ‘reckless, immoral’ and ‘cowardly’

As John McCain ended any current plans for Republicans to repeal Obamacare ended this week, this is the statement by MoveOn.org against the reform plans. “Any Republican who votes for “skinny repeal” is endorsing More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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Justin Amash explains ‘No’ vote on Kate’s Law, lists violations of the Constitution

Kate’s Law, the much publicized bill that would increase penalties for deported illegal aliens who sneak back into the United States, passed the House of Representatives with a vote of 257 to 157. 24 Democrats More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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California Democrat Brad Sherman introduces article of impeachment against Trump for obstruction of justice

Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) formally introduced an article of impeachment against President Trump on Wednesday, accusing the president of obstructing justice during the federal investigation of Russia’s 2016 More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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University of Minnesota fetal tissue acquisition called into question

The Thomas More Society thinks that the University of Minnesota may have some explaining to do. Attorneys at the national public interest law firm are hoping to get answers with a motion filed this week in the Fourth More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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Kate’s Law, anti-Sanctuary City bill passes House, Obama immigration policies ‘have cost too many lives’

The House passed legislation on Thursday to crack down on illegal immigration and enact a key priority of President Trump’s known as “Kate’s Law.” Actually, the House approved two bills: one More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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Mitch McConnell announces delay on health care vote, ‘still working toward getting at least 50 people in a comfortable place’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell(R-Ky.) told senators on Tuesday that he will delay a vote on the Senate GOP health care bill until after the July Fourth recess. “We will not be on the bill this week. But More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Georgia: Republican Karen Handel defeats Jon Ossoff in special election, rebukes leftist agenda

Republican Karen Handel on Tuesday night defeated Democratic rival Jon Ossoff in Georgia’s special-election congressional race, securing another House seat for the GOP and denying Democrats a chance to rebuke More...


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