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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...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Chris Matthews on Virginia shooter: ‘We don’t know what sadness was in this guy’s life’

MSNBC host Chris Matthews offered a bizarre qualification and/or defense of Alexandria shooter James T. Hodgkinson on Wednesday, saying “We don’t know what sadness was in this guy’s life.” More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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On ‘vitriolic rhetoric’ Nancy Pelosi erupts ‘outrageous’ Repubicans as ‘sanctimonious’ blames Fox, Trump

In the wake of the attack on House Republicans in the Virginia shooting, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was asked Thursday about “the possibility that this incident could be used against Democrats or More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Virginia shooting: Republican House Whip Steve Scalise, staffers, police shot

Rep. Steve Scalise, as well as a congressional staffer and members of congressional police, was shot Wednesday morning in Alexandria, Virginia, in what police are calling an apparent “deliberate attack.” Scalise More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 12th, 2017
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Byron York: ‘It’s not about collusion anymore’

In the wake of the James Comey testimony before the U.S. Senate last week, President Trump opponents, particularly the leftists in the Democratic Party, has changed their tone and attacks. In a new post Chief Political More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Art Institute of Washington professor John Griffin: Republicans should be ‘lined up and shot’ over health care vote

John Griffin, a professor from the Art Institute of Washington, called for Republicans to be “lined up and shot” for voting to pass the American Health Care Act (AHCA) in the House of Representatives, More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 5th, 2017
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Illinois Congresswoman Robin Kelly says GOP health care move ‘is absolutely the wrong direction’

Congresswoman Robin Kelly, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus Health Braintrust, released this statement following the House vote to strip 24 million Americans of their health insurance: “I’m extremely More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 5th, 2017
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House passes new Health Care act, praised by Liberty Counsel

The House of Representatives passed, 217-213, H.R. 1628, known as the American Health Care Act (AHCA) of 2017, which repeals major provisions of ObamaCare and defunds Planned Parenthood for one year. H.R. 1628 is More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Barbara Lee praises $1billion famine relief spending in 2017 Omnibus bill

Congresswoman Lee released the following statement on funding to fight famine in the FY2017 omnibus bill. Last month, Congresswoman Lee circulated a bipartisan letter urging her colleagues to support $1 billion More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, May 1st, 2017
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Charmaine Yoest appointed to HHS, labeled ‘anti-abortion’ by critics

President Donald Trump on Friday named Charmaine Yoest the assistant secretary for public affairs at the Department of Health and Human Services, and Yoest was immediately attacked and labeled anti-abortion by the More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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Barbara Lee stands firm against ‘extremists like Ann Coulter’ but says ‘outside agitators’ ‘undermine’ ‘constitutional rights’

Congresswoman Lee released the following statement on Thursday’s protests in Berkeley: “UC Berkeley has a storied history of dissent and, as an alumna myself, I am proud of the university’s long-standing commitment More...


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