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pelosi press conference
House Democrats are putting their hypocrisy on full display this morning, as they hold a press conference to call for a vote on funding to combat Zika, seven weeks after their conference voted against a House bill to provide $1.1 billion in funding to combat Zika. In June, House Republicans passed a bill which provides ...
clinton favorable long term
Hillary Clinton…the more the American people get to know her, the less popular she becomes. The above chart illustrates the stunning decline in her favorability, from the day she left her post as Secretary of State to today. Since her last day at the State Department, February 1, 2013, Clinton has suffered a stunning 52% ...
bernie
Yesterday, Democrats approved the most extreme, far-left platform in the history of their party. As superdelegates, House Democrats stood and endorsed the platform, which was approved by voice vote, with no attempt at amendment. In case House Democrats have avoided reading their party’s platform, here are some of the highlights: Advocates for numerous tax hikes ...
hill and nancy
FBI target and presumptive Democrat nominee for President, Hillary Clinton, is meeting on Capitol Hill this morning with House Democrats. What will Clinton and House Democrats discuss? We have a few suggestions. Perhaps Hillary and House Democrats can discuss how to prevent her toxic image among voters from doing further damage to down ballot candidates ...
pelosi
This afternoon, House Republicans passed the 2017 Department of Defense Appropriations Act. This bill will fund defense programs, including field operations for our armed forces. The bill was opposed by House Democrats. Among the highlights of this important legislation: Continues the prohibition against the transfer of the dangerous terrorists held at GITMO to facilities on ...
us capitol
Today, House Republicans passed the Legislative Branch Appropriations Act. This bill funds the operations of the House of Representatives, joint House-Senate items, and other legislative branch entities, including the Capitol Police. Included in this bill, which was opposed by House Democrats, was a continuation in the pay freeze for members of Congress. As Americans continue ...
hillary orange
As her primary battle with socialist Senator Bernie Sanders drags on toward a contested convention, and the FBI investigation into her private email server continues, the last thing Hillary Clinton needed was more bad headlines. But this morning, Politico is reporting that the State Department’s inspector general has concluded that Clinton violated the agency’s email ...