SB1657 came out of the House Judiciary Criminal Committee (the vote was 7-6). When looking at committee votes don't be fooled by the margin. This post ISRA Thursday Bulletin For May 25, 2017 appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
If you want to know what a responsible approach to House oversight in response to substantial evidence of possible executive wrongdoing might look like, watch House Judiciary Committee Democrats. They are doing what the GOP majority should be doing — and what the House surely will do if control flips to the Democrats in the […]
Violent felons who post video of their crimes online would get longer prison terms under a bill advancing in North Carolina's legislature. The measure that cleared a House judiciary committee … Click to Continue »
Donald Trump’s impeachment could already be in the works, with reports that a congressional committee may be starting the process that will ultimately remove the president from office. Trump has faced a growing controversy regarding his campaign’s connections to Russia over the course of the 2016 election and beyond. Show More Summary
By Louise Mensch and Claude Taylor Multiple sources close to the intelligence, justice and law enforcement communities say that the House Judiciary Committee is considering Articles of Impeachment against the President of the United States. Sources further say that the Supreme Court notified Mr. Trump that the formal process of a case of impeachment against […]
The House Oversight Committee, the Senate Intelligence Committee, and the Senate Judiciary Committee have all requested access to the memos of James Comey, the former F.B.I. director. Here are excerpts from those documents:
Sheriff Jim McDonnell asked the House Judiciary Committee to consider rescinding a decision by former President Barack Obama to keep surplus military equipment from federal officers.
The Associated Press reports: Top members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are asking the FBI to provide memos from former director James Comey and for the White House to turn over any audio recordings that might exist of conversations with the now-fired director. Show More Summary
Following requests by multiple congressional committees for former FBI director James Comey’s memos of conversations between himself and President Trump, the Senate Judiciary Committee is now requesting the White House turn over any of its any recordings of conversations between the two by May 24th. Read more...
The House Judiciary Committee, led by Chairman Bob Goodlatte, is set to take up a series of anti-immigrant bills this week that will “ramp up a Trump deportation force,” undermine public safety by militarizing federal immigration agents, and waste millions in taxpayer dollars to terrorize millions of immigrant families nationwide. Show More Summary
Providence Journal reports, “Drivers ‘daydreaming in the passing lane’ — beware. State Rep. Dennis Canario’s bill limiting travel in the left-hand lane for passing slower vehicles cleared the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday night...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? House Republicans are moving forward this week with an attempt to make President Donald Trump’s promised “deportation force” even bigger and, potentially, more heavily armed. The House Judiciary Committee is set to markShow More Summary
Associated Press reports, “Rhode Island lawmakers are considering a bill [H 5398] that would ban highway drivers from lingering in the leftmost lane unless they’re passing another vehicle. The House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to...Show More Summary
Rhode Island lawmakers are considering a bill that would ban highway drivers from lingering in the leftmost lane unless they're passing another vehicle. The House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to … Click to Continue »
Rhode Island lawmakers who aren't ready to legalize marijuana might try to study it instead. The House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a bill that would create … Click to Continue »
A prison construction plan is headed to a key vote in committee. The House Judiciary Committee will vote Tuesday on the proposal to build, or lease, up to four prisons … Click to Continue »
Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee are calling on the panel’s chairman, Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), to hold hearings on President Donald Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey. In a letter to Goodlatte on Thursday, all 17...Show More Summary
Every Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee signed a letter Thursday afternoon to the committee's chairman, Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), demanding an investigation into President Donald Trump's firing of FBI chief James Comey. The...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump has hired a Washington law firm to defend him against allegations of improper business links with Russia, the White House has said. After Senator Lindsey Graham, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, raised...Show More Summary
The Vermont House is going to be voting on a bill that would legalize marijuana in the state. On Wednesday morning, the House Judiciary Committee voted 8 to 3 in … Click to Continue »