Category Archive: US House of Representatives

Jul 21

‘Pig Book’ Spotlights 232 Earmarks Amid Pork That Wastes Taxpayers’ Money

Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) released its 2018 Congressional Pig Book, the 26th edition of the group’s exposé on pork-barrel spending. CAGW President Tom Schatz was joined at the Phoenix Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. by Sens. Jeff Flake …

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May 17

Rep. Mark Meadows Calls for Border Wall, Supporting President Trump

Rep. Mark Meadows is calling on Congress to stop efforts toward an illegal alien amnesty bill, and support the Goodlatte immigration bill supported by President Trump. The Goodlatte proposal would end chain migration, eliminate the diversity lottery program, fund …

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Mar 29

MVCI to Host Candidates Forum Monday April 2, 2018

MIAMI VALLEY CITIZENS INFORMED

MONDAY, APRIL 2, 2018
7 PM to 8:30 PM
At
Washington Heights Baptist Church
CANDIDATES FORUM
Primary elections are just a few weeks away and that is when

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Mar 22

Tom Zawistowski Denounces Massive 1.3 Trillion Dollar Spending Bill Passing Through Congress

Respected Ohio Tea Party leader Tom Zawistowski has issued a powerful press release condemning the massive spending bill that has been accepted by many in Congress:

 Tom Zawistowski, President of the Ohio TEA Party organization the We the People

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Oct 01

Vote to Protect Unborn Babies Expected Tuesday, October 3, 2017

As House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy has stated “Science is increasingly showing by eight weeks children in the womb react to touch, by 20 and if not before, they feel pain,” McCarthy said. “Not only can they feel pain …

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Jul 20

New Bill in Congress to Protect Religious Liberty

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In the wake of the disastrous Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage, conservatives are concerned that the Federal government will attempt to coerce faith-based schools, organizations, or individuals to change their positions on marriage. The First Amendment Defense Act

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Feb 17

Tea Party Patriots Weekly Legislative Update for 02/15/15—DHS funding bill; Obamacare; IRS emails

TPP Weekly legislative updateA key focus of this week’s legislative update was the Senate’s inaction on the Department of Homeland Security’s funding bill. It’s clear that even many “conservative” Senators, Ted Cruz among them, have not yet come to grips with the …

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Feb 01

Repeat of Commentary: For Republicans, there can be no “escape clause” from their oath of office to support and defend the Constitution

DTP Congress escape clause 20150128With the majority control of both the House and the Senate, Republicans are now wrapping their arms around the word “governance”. The clear impression is that they wish to interpret this as “political expedience”. When it comes to the …

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Jan 28

Commentary: For Republicans, there can be no “escape clause” from their oath of office to support and defend the Constitution

DTP Congress escape clause 20150128With the majority control of both the House and the Senate, Republicans are now wrapping their arms around the word “governance”. The clear impression is that they wish to interpret this as “political expedience”. When it comes to the …

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Jan 14

Commentary: Boehner & McConnell—real “tooth & nails” or just political theater on illegal aliens

House Speaker John Boehner

House Speaker John Boehner

Reversing President Obama’s executive actions on legalizing some illegal resident aliens and recent illegal border entrants is the first priority of the U.S. House of Representatives. This has become a conservative litmus test for both …

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Sep 10

News!—House to rush vote on massive funding continuing resolution on Thursday

A short-term funding continuing resolution, to fund the Federal Government ONLY through December, has been hurriedly introduced and is now expected to be brought to floor for a vote on Thursday, Sept. 11. This is being done to

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