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The Mueller Report, Impeachment and A Declaration of Independence

The Mueller Report, Impeachment and A Declaration of Independence

 by Deborah Baber Savalla On Saturday, March 23, 2019 Democrats in Congress are on an “emergency caucus conference call” to sort through a response to the Mueller Report. (Can you say Impeachment!?! The Democrats are!) Recently I have made an argument which some excellent, smart, capable people have scoffed at. It is this: The recent […]

Congressional Art Competition | Julia Brownley

Congressional Art Competition | Julia Brownley

Each spring, the Congressional Institute of the U.S. Congress sponsors a nationwide high school visual arts competition for students in grades 9-12 to recognize artistic talent in each Congressional District (CD). This year, I invite you to create a piece of art to participate in the CD 26 competition. A panel of local artists will […]

Do We Have Hamas in the US Congress?

Do We Have Hamas in the US Congress?

Do We Have Hamas in the US Congress? Do we have Hamas in the US Congress? Radical, extreme, lunatic Democrats are in charge. The things they are saying are unimaginable in our country. I love it. Because they are busy creating nonstop headlines that will give President Trump and the GOP an easy victory in […]

Congress’s Cowardly “Emergency” Rebuke

Congress’s Cowardly “Emergency” Rebuke

  By Thomas L. Knapp By the time you read this column, the US House of Representatives will almost certainly have passed the following Joint Resolution: “Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, pursuant to section 202 of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. […]

House Democrats Plan Vote to Criminalize Private Gun Sales This Week

House Democrats Plan Vote to Criminalize Private Gun Sales This Week

By AWR Hawkins   House Democrats plan to move legislation criminalizing private gun sales out of committee and get it to the floor for a vote this week. On January 8, Breitbart News reported that House Democrats introduced the legislation, dubbed H.R. 8, in honor of the eighth anniversary of the January 8, 2011, attack on Gabby Giffords. […]

House Democrats Held The First Climate Change Hearings In Six Years. It Was A Mess

House Democrats Held The First Climate Change Hearings In Six Years. It Was A Mess

  By MICHAEL BASTASCH | Energy Editor . House Democrats held the first hearings on global warming the chamber has seen in six years. The hearings, though, weren’t the serious policy debates Democrats may have hoped for. Rather, the hearings relied on testimonies from climate activists and even religious leaders. Top House Democrats finally got […]

‘Catastrophic Blazes’ Are Ravaging U.S. Forests. A GOP Lawmaker is Pushing Congress to Act

‘Catastrophic Blazes’ Are Ravaging U.S. Forests. A GOP Lawmaker is Pushing Congress to Act

Tim Pearce | Energy Reporter GOP Rep. Bruce Westerman wants to put federal forest management at the top of Congress’s list of priorities for 2019 and avoid a repeat of 2018’s deadly wildfire season. Westerman wants to amend the House Committee on Natural Resources’s rules package and carve out a specific policy jurisdiction on managing […]

Speaker Pelosi Invites Trump to Deliver State of the Union Address Next Tuesday

Speaker Pelosi Invites Trump to Deliver State of the Union Address Next Tuesday

Kerry Picket | Reporter . House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Monday formally invited President Trump to deliver the State of the Union address next Tuesday on February 5. In a letter to the President, Speaker Pelosi wrote: Dear Mr. President: When I wrote to you on January 23rd, I stated that we should work together to […]

Congress’ Nonpartisan Research Arm Says Trump Could Build the Wall Without State of Emergency or Funding

Congress’ Nonpartisan Research Arm Says Trump Could Build the Wall Without State of Emergency or Funding

Luke Rosiak | Investigative Reporter The nonpartisan Congressional Research Service (CRS) released a paper internally that suggests President Donald Trump may have the authority to use Department of Defense resources to build a wall without obtaining congressional approval or declaring a state of emergency. . CRS, Congress’s in-house research arm, internally published a paper Jan. […]

Telling the Truth May Not Be Easy… But It Is Essential

Telling the Truth May Not Be Easy… But It Is Essential

  by Deborah Baber Savalla There is a saying that goes something like this: If you have to pay for something, you value it more than anything you get for free. There is a another saying often invoked when talking about defending our nation and the men and women who “paid the ultimate price”. That saying […]