House Freedom Caucus chairman Mark Meadows said any immigration deal will not be negotiated while the government remains shut down. Meadows said he has received assurances from House Speaker Paul Ryan that they are on the same page. Senate...Show More Summary
On Thursday night, Freedom Caucus leader Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) joined the chorus of lawmakers demanding the classified FISA abuse memo be released. Summing up his impassioned remarks on the House floor, Meadows tweeted, “I viewed...Show More Summary
The Freedom Caucus, after its usual Hamleting, has agreed to support the House GOP leadership’s short-term budget, virtually guaranteeing it’s passage this evening. There’s goes most of the evening’s drama. Or … was there really genuine...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Leader of House Freedom Caucus says group will back bill preventing government shutdown, all but assuring House OK.
The government will shut down if no funding bill is passed by the end of Friday. Conservative House members in the Freedom Caucus are currently against the Republican leadership's plan to avoid the shutdown, putting the plan in jeopardy. President...Show More Summary
Republicans are attempting to pass a short-term funding bill to keep the government open beyond the current Friday deadline. Conservative GOP members in the House Freedom Caucus have so far not supported the current plan. The Freedom...Show More Summary
MARK MEADOWS (ONCE AGAIN) MAY BE KEY DRIVER OF GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN: As Republicans in Congress scramble for the votes needed to pass a fourth temporary funding bill to avoid a government shutdown, House Freedom Caucus chairman Mark Meadows wants the House to look beyond the four-week measure. Show More Summary
House Freedom Caucus chairman says the GOP does not have the votes needed to pass a short-term spending deal.
As Republicans in Congress scramble for the votes needed to pass a fourth temporary funding bill to avoid a government shutdown, House Freedom Caucus chairman Mark Meadows wants the House … Click to Continue »
There might not be enough House GOP votes to pass this short-term funding bill without Democrats, according to the HuffPost. Said Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows (R-NC): “Based on the number of noes and undecideds in the Freedom Caucus, there’s [...]
While House Republicans are coalescing behind a short-term government funding bill to avert a shutdown on Friday, its not a patch thats certain to pass. Freedom Caucus Chair Mark Meadows said late Tuesday that Republicans dont have the votes.
The Chairman of the House Freedom Caucus is already under investigation for paying his chief of staff, Kenny West, after he was let go for harassment.
Politico reports: Republican Reps. Mark Meadows and Jim Jordan said Thursday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions should step aside “now,” citing the Justice Department’s handling of the investigation into President Donald Trump’s campaign ties to Russian operatives and intelligence leaks to media as key concerns with his performance. Show More Summary
Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), the chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, told the Washington Post that he is concerned about his party’s 2018 prospects. Said Meadows: “I’m a numbers guy — we could lose as many as 15 to [...]
WASHINGTON -- Conservatives in the House Freedom Caucus said Thursday they support a sweeping tax package speeding toward votes in Congress next week, giving GOP leaders a boost from a key faction as they work to deliver a major legislative victory to President Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican tax overhaul(all times local): 12:25 p.m. The sweeping tax overhaul in Congress just got a boost from a key faction of the party. Conservative members of the House Freedom Caucus say they support the package, which is speeding toward votes next week. Ohio congressman Jim Jordan is a member of the caucus. Show More Summary
The decision on a stopgap bill with a Dec. 22 end-date came after Ryan and his leadership team held discussions on overall budget strategy with the leaders of the restive House Freedom Caucus. A formal check of how members would vote came back showing widespread support, said Representative Dennis Ross, a member of the vote-whipping team. Show More Summary
Rep Mark Meadows (R-NC) and Rep. Gaetz (R-FL) joined Sean Hannity on Wednesday night to discuss the tainted Robert Mueller witch hunt against Donald Trump. Meadows is leader of the House Freedom Caucus. Gaetz is a member of the Freedom Caucus. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? House Freedom Caucus leaders are easing off their demands that any bill to keep the government funded past this week go until after Christmas ? lest members take a bad deal just so they can go home and spend the holidays with their families ? but they now have a new hard line: spending.