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Dana Loesch just NAILED IT on the problem with fixing health care… 0

Dana Loesch was on Fox and Friends this morning and dished out some cold hard truth on the health care fight that ended last week. Dana Loesch points out that for now at least, the American people have won in the health care fight. And in discussing the real issue...

Failed ObamaCare Repeal 0

The week began with fierce finger-pointing in Washington in the wake of Friday’s flameout of the GOP alternative to ObamaCare, with conservatives and moderates blaming each other, President Trump sending mixed signals as to he faulted and Democrats gloating over the law’s preservation. Opposition from the House Freedom Caucus, the...

House set to vote on ObamaCare replacement bill after Trump ultimatum 0

White House officials said late Thursday President Trump wants the House to vote Friday on the legislation to begin dismantling ObamaCare, and if it fails, he is “done with health care,” and ready to move on to tax reform, a source told Fox News. “My understanding is he’s going to...

Devin Nunes presser where he says Trump SHOULD be concerned 0

Following his  announcement on Wednesday that intelligence officials engaged in surveillance of the Trump transition team, based on the House Intelligence Committee’s findings, Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) noted that he’d be personally briefing President Trump on the matter in the coming hours. Former chief counsel for the committee, Jeremy Bash, finds that...

GOP HEALTH BILL ON THE BRINK HOURS FROM HOUSE SHOWDOWN VOTE 0

House Republicans’ ObamaCare replacement plan was in peril early Thursday after lengthy leadership and committee meetings failed to produce an agreement that would shore up support among conservative members. “We have not cut the deal yet,” said House Rules Committee Chairman Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas. The committee spent 13 hours...

President Trump signs bill reauthorizing funding for NASA after 7 years! 0

President Trump signed a bill today reauthorizing funding for NASA after Obama basically shut them down 7 years ago. Trump also set the goal of NASA landing on Mars: ABC NEWS – President Donald Trump signed a bill into law Tuesday that updates NASA’s mission to add exploration of Mars and authorizes...

Gorsuch appears to survive barrage from Democrats, readies for third day of confirmation hearings 0

Senate Democrats on Tuesday pressed Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch on his opinion on past court rulings that could help identify his ideological approach to the bench, but he appeared to have emerged from the hours of testimony relatively unscathed. Gorsuch appeared intent on following the Hippocratic Oath: First do no harm. He avoided any serious blunders despite a flurry of questions...

Immigration Judges Dispatched to 12 U.S. Cities to Speed Deportations 0

A phalanx of immigration judges will be temporarily re-assigned to 12 U.S. cities to help speed deportations of illegal aliens, the U.S. Department of Justice confirmed on Friday. The full plan of the reassignments is still in the works, and the DOJ is looking for volunteers among immigration judges before going...

Trump hits MSNBC for ‘FAKE NEWS’ after tax return report 0

Hours after a much-touted MSNBC “scoop” revealed part of President Trump’s 2005 tax returns — and in the process, undermined the left’s speculation that he was a tax dodger — the commander-in-chief fired back Wednesday morning with another volley of barb-laden tweets. Though Trump was set to hit the road...

Democrats Threaten To Block Funding For Border Wall 0

Senate Democrats are apparently pushing ahead with their proposal to cripple President Donald Trump’s presidency by blocking his campaign promise to build a secure border wall between the United States and Mexico’s drug runners, criminals and illegal immigrants. The threat, leaked in early March , was made clear in a letter from Democratic leaders in the...

CBO Releases Cost of Obamacare Replacement Bill 0

The Congressional Budget Office has released it’s official score for the Obamacare replacement bill, better known as the American Healthcare Act. CBO estimates the new legislation will cut the federal budget deficit by $337 billion over the next ten years. The estimate also states an additional 21 million people will...

Illegal Border Crossings Down 40 Percent in Trump’s First Month 0

President Trump’s tough stance on illegal immigration seems to be paying off already . In his first month in office, the number of people who illegally crossed the U.S.-Mexico border decreased by 40 percent, DHS Secretary John Kelly said Wednesday. U.S. Customs and Border Patrol reported that the number of illegal border crossings...

Almost 7,000 IRS Documents Relating To Targeting Scandal Found. Bad News: No Clue When They’ll Be Public 0

In 2013, the IRS was involved in a scandal regarding its Exempt Organizations Unit and conservative nonprofits. Tea Party and other right-leaning groups claimed that they were targeted for audits, or their applications for tax-exempt status were subjected to extraordinary scrutiny, which then-EOU director Lois Lerner later issued an apology. In doing so, the...

Conservatives push back on ObamaCare repeal bill, vow to introduce their own 0

Congressional conservatives vowed Tuesday to introduce their own legislation to repeal and replace ObamaCare, escalating their fight against GOP leaders’ long-awaited health care overhaul bill just hours after it was released.  During a lengthy press conference outside the Capitol, lawmakers from the right flank of the Republican Party railed against...

Trump set to sign revised travel ban order 0

A revised executive order temporarily banning the entry of people from several Middle Eastern and African countries and halting the nation’s refugee program is set to be signed Monday by President Trump, a senior White House official said. Counselor Kellyanne Conway confirmed to “Fox & Friends” that Trump plans to...

White House Demands Congressional Investigation Into Obama’s Abuse of Power 0

President Donald Trump is calling for an immediate investigation into Barack Obama’s handling of intelligence gathering tactics leading up to the 2016 election. Press Secretary Sean Spicer wrote on Twitter Sunday morning that until Congress completes an oversight investigation, the White House will not comment any further on the matter. “Reports...

Trump, in speech to Congress, calls to ‘restart the engine’ of US economy 0

President Trump declared Tuesday that a “new chapter of American greatness is now beginning” as he made economic revival the centerpiece of his first address to Congress – issuing a clarion call to “restart the engine of the American economy” through tax cuts, better trade deals, immigration enforcement and a...

Whose Side Are You On? Carlson Notes Democrats Groaned When Trump Introduced Victims Of Immigrant Crimes 0

It was President Trump without the affect. That’s how Fox News’s Tucker Carlson described Trump’s first address to Congress last night. It was populist, but we all know Trump is a right-leaning member of that political persuasion. There wasn’t much that was necessarily radical, except for the Obamacare portion, but...

Democrats Show True Colors by Refusing to Stand for Widow of Fallen Seal 0

President Trump honored the wife of fallen American Hero Ryan Owens during his address to Congress Tuesday Night.  President Trump honored the sacrifice the fallen Seal made: “We are blessed to be joined tonight by Carryn Owens, the widow of a U.S. Navy special operator, Senior Chief William “Ryan” Owens....

Trump Places Blame For Leaks, Protests on Obama 0

President Trump said Tuesday that former President Obama is to blame for both the protests GOP lawmakers are facing at town hall meetings and the leaks coming from the White House. “I think President Obama’s behind it, because his people are certainly behind it,” Trump said on Fox News’ “Fox...