A new documentary calls colleges like Harvard and Notre Dame "The Hunting Ground," where rapists prey on women. A bipartisan group of senators demand new rules to "curb campus sexual assaults." Apparently, new laws are needed because...Show More Summary
Thank you. (APPLAUSE) Thank you… (APPLAUSE) … Speaker of the House John Boehner, President Pro Tem Senator Orrin Hatch, Senator Minority — Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy. Show More Summary
A new pro-life bill in Texas would protect Texans from being forced to pay for abortions under their current health insurance plans. Representative John Smithee (R-Amarillo) and Senator Larry Taylor (R-Friendswood) introduced important legislation to protect Texans from paying for abortion through their health insurance. Show More Summary
Our nation's school cafeterias are on track to serve more whole grains and less salt—but not if one Republican senator has anything to say about it. On Monday, Rep. John Hoeven (R-ND) announced plans to introduce a bill that would roll...Show More Summary
Political bullying and an anti-Semitic whisper campaign led to the Missouri auditor Tom Schweich's death, former U.S. Senator John Danforth says
During the funeral of Tom Schweich, a GOP gubenatorial candidate who committed suicide shortly after learning of a "whisper campaign" accusing him of being Jewish, former US Senator John Danforth (R-MO) condemned the political "bullying" that led to his death.
Speaker of the House John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have now fully caved to Obama’s unconstitutional give away of amnesty to 5 million illegal immigrants by voting
Former Senator John Danforth rebuked fellow Missouri Republicans during his eulogy at Tom Schweich’s funeral Tuesday. Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich Schweich shot himself after his opponents in the Missouri Republican Party released an awful ad calling him short and … Continue reading ?
Ex-U.S. Senator John Danforth (R) was the political mentor of Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich (R), who committed suicide last week. In his eulogy today at Schweich's funeral, Danforth called out John Hancock, head of the state GOP, for the anti-Semitic whispering campaign which preceded Schweich's death.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dropped a lot of names during his speech to Congress: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, Secretary of State John Kerry, Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel, even poet Robert Frost. But for the close he went for an obvious pick: Moses. “Facing me right up there in the gallery, overlooking…
Speaker John Boehner “told his restive flock Tuesday that he will allow a vote on a clean Homeland Security spending bill later today, citing concerns about terrorism and pinning blame on the Senate for failing to pass limits on President [...] The post Boehner Caves on Homeland Security Funding appeared first on Political Wire.
In response to a press question, Boehner puckers up his lips and... watch below. With Republicans in control of the House of Representatives and the Senate, the reign of Boehner and McConnell is upon us. Or, as Jon Stewart said lastShow More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) told the GOP conference that they needed to pass a clean Department of Homeland Security funding bill because Senate Republicans “never found a way to win this fight” and because some House conservatives...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner told Republican members the House would vote Tuesday on the Senate's plan to fund the Department of Homeland Security, which could end the impasse over the agency, according to a person who was at the meeting. Show More Summary
Democrats in the Senate aren’t going to negotiate with the House on homeland security funding. Two months before he’s up for re-election, GOP Chair John Padgett is accused in a second racial discrimination complaint. DotCom Deja Vu – NASDAQ hits 5,000 again. Show More Summary
Sen. John Barrasso The not-really-a-plan plan for dealing with the potential chaos caused by a Supreme Court ruling against Obamacare that three Republicans senators tossed out this weekend signifies one thing: they worried that the court will gut the law. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- House Republicans attempted last week to kick the issue of funding for the Department of Homeland Security over to the Senate. On Monday evening, Senate Democrats kicked it back, putting the heat on House Speaker John Boehner...Show More Summary
US Senator John Barrasso stated that US Republican lawmakers are ready to welcome Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak before US Congress on Tuesday.
"Just act casual, John, I got this." It looks like House Democrats might have a path to forcing a vote on the Senate's bill to fund Homeland Security through the end of September (currently, it's only funded through Friday). Such a move...Show More Summary
Nope. Orrin Hatch still doesn't have a plan. Three Republican senators, Lamar Alexander (TN), John Barrasso (WY) and Orrin Hatch (UT) kick off this week in which the Supreme Court will decide whether to strip health insurance subsidies...Show More Summary