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Brownley’s amendment fails–HR 3522 to allow coverage outside ACA moves closer to passage in the House

Brownley’s amendment fails–HR 3522 to allow coverage outside ACA moves closer to passage in the House

By Debra Tash Today Congresswoman Julia Brownley read an amendment into the Congressional record to prevent insurance companies from discriminating against women. Brownley’s legislative attempt would have stopped insurance companies from charging small businesses higher premiums for their female employees, and from selling group plans that deny women contraception or maternity coverage. The amendment failed […]

I can smell the pork- Elections must be imminent

I can smell the pork- Elections must be imminent

By George Miller Yup- absentee ballots will be out in only a month. Campaign flyers filled with fantasies and lies are being mailed. Press releases (paid for by us) are full of sugar plums, faerie dust and boasts about the pork dragged home from DC by lucky incumbents, who keep their jobs 93% of the time. Freshman […]

Candidates Corner–Mark Reed–Seven Local Businesses Welcome Voters To Meet Candidate

Candidates Corner–Mark Reed–Seven Local Businesses Welcome Voters To Meet Candidate

                                                  Mark Reed for Congress: http://www.electmarkreed.com/?utm_campaign=meetgreet8&utm_medium=email&utm_source=markreed _________________________________________________ Get free Citizensjournal.us BULLETINS. Please patronize our advertisers to keep us publishing and/or DONATE

Americans for Prosperity launch campaign to end Export-Import Bank

Americans for Prosperity launch campaign to end Export-Import Bank

Congress is on vacation this month… But that doesn’t mean you should let your elected officials off the hook. Even when Congress isn’t in session, billions of taxpayer dollars are still being sent to overseas corporations through the Export-Import Bank. Can you help us stop this wasteful, unfair corporate welfare, once and for all? Our legislators have the […]

Rare Recess Hearing to Deal with Ebola Threat

Rare Recess Hearing to Deal with Ebola Threat

August Recess Delayed as Boehner Tries to Resuscitate Dying Border Bill—Don’t let them pass the loopholes

August Recess Delayed as Boehner Tries to Resuscitate Dying Border Bill—Don’t let them pass the loopholes

By Jonathan Strong, Charlie Spiering & Caroline May WASHINGTON,D.C.—In the Speaker’s lobby just off the House floor, members of Congress were full of recriminations over how the border bill had just died—until it sprang back to life. Now they have emerged from a last minute conference meeting vowing to “stay until we vote” and planning […]

Veteran Jeff Gorell gets major endorsement for Congressional seat

Veteran Jeff Gorell gets major endorsement for Congressional seat

Jeff Gorell, a California State Legislator, active Commander in the Navy Reserve, and candidate for California’s 26th Congressional District, is proud to announce that he has been endorsed by the Combat Veterans for Congress. Gorell is currently meeting his annual reserve training obligation while training for three weeks with joint military forces in Colorado.  “The Combat Veterans For Congress PAC is pleased […]

Sessions Warns All of Congress: Obama’s New Immigration Strategy ‘Threatens Foundation of Our Constitutional Republic’

Sessions Warns All of Congress: Obama’s New Immigration Strategy ‘Threatens Foundation of Our Constitutional Republic’

    Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) has warned all of his colleagues in Congress that President Barack Obama’s new immigration strategy—his plans to legalize millions of illegal alien adults through executive power—could destroy America as we know it.

Congressional candidate Rafael Dagnesses wins endorsement from local businessman

Congressional candidate Rafael Dagnesses wins endorsement from local businessman

From Tony Dolz (candidate for Conjeo Valley School Board): I am endorsing Rafael Dagnesses for U.S. Congress.  Rafael is a great American and he has my complete confidence and support. Rafael understands the meaning of freedom as few do.  Rafael Dagnesses was born in Communist Cuba and escaped to freedom in the United States.  He […]

Dealing with Obamacare fines

Dealing with Obamacare fines

Viewpoint- Cartoon By Steve Bowers