April 20, 2018

BREAKING: Members Of Congress Call For Criminal Investigation Into Comey, Hillary, Lynch.

On Wednesday, 11 members of Congress signed a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, FBI Director Chris Wray, and U.S. attorney John Huber asking them to conduct a criminal investigation into multiple members of the Obama administration. “In doing so, we are especially mindful of the dissimilar degrees of zealousness that has marked the investigations […]

House Speaker Paul Ryan to Say Goodbye to Congress.

House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election, shortly after telling confidants and then the House’s Republican conference. The news came months after rumors first surfaced that Ryan would retire, and continued to resurface. The Wisconsin Republican, speaker since 2015, told House members close to him as well as his staffers Wednesday morning that he […]

WATCH: Did Zuckerberg Lie To Congress About Facebook?

On Tuesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a statement that directly contradicts what a former Facebook executive said in an interview late last December, which begs the question: Did Zuckerberg lie to Congress? “Do social media companies hire consulting firms to help them figure out how to get more dopamine feedback loops so that people […]

Congress Passes Huge Budget, But It’s Not Trump’s.

The Senate followed the House by passing a $1.3 trillion spending bill early Friday morning that funds the government through September, after taking 11 hours to consider the 2,232-page bill. The spending bill and its contents attracted ire from both parties, but Republicans in the majority took issue with both the substance and the process […]

Congress Passed Lautenberg Amendment To Rescue Soviet Jews—Why Not For White South Africans? (But Trump Can Take Executive Action NOW)

South Africa’s white farmers have their collective heads on the block following the vote by the country’s parliament to expropriate their land without compensation. The plan’s main proponent, Julius Malema of the Economic Freedom Fighters party, says white farmers are “criminals” who must be driven off the land. Make no mistake, this is shorthand for […]

Devin Nunes: Deep State FBI and DOJ Fought Hard to Hide from Congress that Hillary and DNC Paid for Crap Dossier.

House Intel Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) joined Lou Dobbs on Wednesday to discuss the unprecedented resistance by Deep State FBI and DOJ to hide the truth about the Russian dossier. For months the deep state refused to cooperate with Congressional leaders on who funded the poorly written Russian hit-piece on Donald Trump. Rep. […]

Trump Pledges to Ban Bump Stocks If Congress Does Not Act.

On Monday, President Trump spoke to state governors from across the country at the 2018 White House Business Session. Trump made several notable comments at the event, including expressing his belief that he and the governors in the room would not have simply stood around like the Broward County Sheriff’s deputies as a massacre happened […]

Congress Blew Through the Budget Caps, Again. Here’s What Needs to Change.

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 signed into law last week really should be renamed the Bipartisan Budget Crash Act. This spending spree takes a Mack Truck and rams through the hard-fought budget caps under the 2011 Budget Control Act to the tune of at least $300 billion. When all is said and done, the […]

Comey was FORCED to tell Congress about Weiner emails only because George Toscas at DOJ found out about them!

On Wednesday the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee released a majority staff report titled “The Clinton Email Scandal And The FBI’s Investigation Of It.” The committee also released thousands of text messages between two agents and lovebirds Peter Strzok and Lisa Page that shed light on the criminal intent of deep state players […]

Report: FBI Informant Tells Congress Moscow Routed Millions to Influence the Clintons.

An FBI informant told three congressional committees in a written statement that Moscow routed millions to America with the expectation it would benefit Bill Clinton’s charitable efforts as then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton pushed through a “reset” in U.S.-Russia relations, the Hill reported. The informant, Douglas Campbell, said in the statement, which was obtained by […]

McCabe Learned About Clinton Emails On Weiner Laptop A Month Before FBI Alerted Congress

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe knew of thousands of emails related to the Hillary Clinton private server investigation for at least a month before then-FBI Director James Comey informed Congress, The Wall Street Journal reported late Wednesday. That lag is the subject of an investigation by Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz as part […]

In extraordinary public negotiation with Congress, Trump promises to sign DACA bill.

WASHINGTON — President Trump promised Tuesday to sign what he called a “bill of love” to extend protections to 800,000 immigrants who entered the United States illegally as children — if Congress can work out the details. “You folks are going to have to come up with a solution,” Trump told 25 lawmakers in a remarkable televised negotiation at […]

Trump Held An Extraordinary Public Negotiation With Congress On Immigration

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he wanted a “bill of love” that protected young unauthorized immigrants in exchange for border security. His comments came during a rare, lengthy, public meeting with members of both parties of Congress. He said he would back a two-phase approach to immigration reform that first bolsters the Deferred Action […]

Michelle Malkin: ‘How Many More People Have to Die’ Before Congress Ends ‘Visa Lottery?’

Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” conservative commentator Michelle Malkin slammed Republicans and Democrats in Congress for failing to end the so-called diversity visa lottery program, an immigration policy that’s been under fire for being exploited by foreign terror suspects. Malkin attacked the GOP-led Congress for not having already ended the visa lottery, […]

When Sanders Was Asked If Roy Moore Is Fit To Serve, She Lit The Rest Of Congress On Fire [VIDEO]

When Sarah Sanders took the White House briefing room podium Tuesday, she was most likely prepared for a lot of questions about Roy Moore. It took president Trump a number of weeks to officially endorse the controversial Alabama Senate candidate. Moore has faced a series of sexual misconduct allegations during his candidacy. However, Moore is […]

PAPER: Congress Just Handed POTUS Trump a ‘Historic Victory’ By Ending the Infamous ‘Blue Slip’

It’s not everyday you read Congress has helped President Trump forward his ‘America First,’ agenda, but thanks to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, Capitol Hill has handed the White House a “historic presidential victory.” CNBC reports: Late last week, Grassley decided not to honor a Senate tradition of holding up hearings for judicial nominees who aren’t cleared […]

Must-See Moments: California NAACP Wants Congress to Replace the ‘Racist’ ‘Star-Spangled Banner’

The Daily Signal’s Facebook Live show “Top 10” features the top news stories of the week, many of which have either gone underreported or have been misreported by the mainstream media. This week, California’s NAACP wants a new national anthem because it says “The Star-Spangled Banner” is racist. We also touched on people’s outrage after […]

Congress should abolish the Diversity Visa Program

The Immigration Act of 1990, section 131, established the Diversity Visa (DV) program, which is also called the Visa Lottery program. The program’s stated goal was to bring individuals to the U.S. from nations that had been sending few immigrants in the past. The word “diversity” here refers not to race, but to country of […]

Trump calls for Congress to fix ‘ObamaCare mess,’ end ‘bailouts’ for insurers

President Trump on Tuesday evening praised bipartisan efforts in the Senate to find compromise on stabilizing the nation’s health-care markets while calling on lawmakers to end “bailouts” for insurers. Trump told a conservative audience at the Heritage Foundation that he “commends” the work being done by Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.), as […]

Experts Warn Congress a North Korean EMP Attack Could Kill Almost All Americans – VIDEO

North Korea launching a nuclear weapon toward the United States isn’t actually the worst-case scenario, some experts warn. Far more devastating to the entire country would be a nuclear electromagnetic pulse bomb, which they say has the potential to kill “90 percent of all Americans” within one year. During a House Homeland Security Committee hearing […]

Trump Keeps Iran Deal, Refuses to Certify Compliance to Congress

President Donald Trump will not re-certify to Congress Iranian compliance with the landmark nuclear deal signed in 2015 under under President Barack Obama, but will keep the agreement itself in place. Congress will be urged to pass new “trigger points” to hold the Iranians to account and the Treasury Department will be directed to place […]

Trump clears way for ObamaCare ‘alternatives’ in new executive order, goes around stalled Congress

President Trump on Thursday took executive action on health care, calling for a plan that could let employers band together and offer coverage across state lines as Congress stalls on efforts to overhaul ObamaCare. “So this is promoting health care, choice and competition all across the United States,” Trump said as he signed the order in the […]

The National Debt Just Hit $20 Trillion. Here’s How Congress Can Restore Fiscal Sanity.

Our national debt just topped $20 trillion. That’s 13 zeros, or $20,000,000,000,000. This also means that the federal government now owes almost $1.5 trillion more than the entire U.S. economy produced in 2016. To put this number into context, here are some other things that add up to $20 trillion: So how exactly did we […]

That Beautiful Moment When Members Of Congress Sang ‘God Bless America’ On 9/11

Sixteen years ago, members of Congress gathered on the steps of the Capitol building. The nation was attacked by al-Qaeda. Hijackers took control of four airliners to execute this horrific attack. New York City, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania were impacted. The World Trade Center was destroyed. The Pentagon was hit. And an airliner intended to […]

Trump Gives Congress a Message on DACA, Announces Sale of Military Equipment in Tuesday Morning Tweets

President Trump on Tuesday started off the morning tweeting a message to Congress about the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which allows some illegal immigrants who came to the country as minors and who meet a certain set of criteria to work and live without being deported. “Congress, get ready to do your […]

How the Obama Administration Bypassed Congress to Grant De Facto Amnesty to Young Illegal Aliens

Amid the hysterical criticism of President Trump’s decision to review government protections for young illegal immigrants, it is instructive to recall how the Obama administration bypassed Congress and usurped legislative powers to implement the controversial policy of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, in the first place. In considering the fate of DACA for […]

Trump Asks Congress For Nearly $8 Billion To Help Fund Harvey Rescue Effort

President Donald Trump asked Congress Friday night for $7.8 billion to help those left in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Harvey, which pelted parts of Texas with near-Biblical amounts of rain. Trump’s request was significantly larger than what many experts had expected, as some Congressional sources believed the administration would ask for at least $5.5 billion. The bulk […]

A CALL TO ACTION: The Republicans In Congress Have Betrayed Us Again

I guess by now we should be accustomed to politicians lying to us. For years, Republicans have been promising to repeal Obamacare if we would just give them control of the White House, the Senate and the House of Representatives. We did that, and now they are breaking that promise. Because even if “Obamacare 2.0” […]

Trump Transition Team Members Issue Letter to Congress for Susan Rice to Come Testify (VIDEO)

Rep. Marcia Blackburn (R-TN), a member of the Trump Transition Team, sent a letter to the House Intelligence Committee Tuesday demanding Susan Rice come testify before the committee. Marcia Blackburn: I think Susan Rice has a very complicated history with the truth. You can look at what she said about Bowe Bergdahl. You can look […]

Congress OKs Planned Parenthood funding crackdown, as Pence breaks tie

WASHINGTON –  Republican legislation letting states deny federal family planning money to Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers squeezed narrowly through the Senate Thursday, rescued by an ailing GOP senator who returned to the Capitol after back surgery and a tie-breaking vote by Vice President Mike Pence. In Congress’ latest clash mixing the politics of […]

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