August 14, 2018

Austria’s Government Plans to Shutdown Seven Mosques and Expel 60 Turkish-Funded Imams.

The conservative Austrian government announced plans this week to shutter seven mosques and expel 60 Turkish-funded radical imams. The Turkish government blasted the move as an act of Islamophobia. The Daily Mail reported: Austria said it could expel up to 60 Turkish-funded imams and their families and would shut down seven mosques as part of […]

GOP posts text of $1.3T spending bill with shutdown deadline days away.

Congressional Republican leaders released the final version of a proposed $1.3 trillion spending bill Wednesday evening, approximately 52 hours before the deadline to avoid a partial government shutdown. The 2,232 page “omnibus” bill was made public hours after House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., dashed through a Washington snowstorm to meet with President Trump at the […]

Donald Trump signs budget deal, US government reopens after brief shutdown

US President Donald Trump says the new budget deal “means JOBS, JOBS, JOBS”. The twin votes put to rest a brief federal freeze that relatively few would notice. Many who did quickly labelled it a pointless, head-scratching episode. The shutdown was the second partial government shutdown in three weeks. The breakdown came largely in the […]

The Schumer government shutdown and his surrender

The closing of the government was initiated by Democratic Senator Minority Leader Chuck Schumer from New York and the vast majority of the Democrats in the Senate. Pandering to the extreme radicals in the Democratic Party and the senators who are planning to run for president in 2020, Senator Schumer demanded a DACA (Deferred Action […]

How Shutdown Under Trump Compares With Obama, Other Presidents.

The three-day partial government shutdown on President Donald Trump’s first anniversary in office had some marked differences from the last shutdown in 2013, aside from the duration. “I’m pleased the Democrats in the Senate have come to their senses and are willing to fund our great military, border patrol, first responders and insurance for vulnerable […]

What The Latest Stupid Government Shutdown Means.

On Monday, Democrats caved on their manufactured government shutdown. In an attempt to generate a groundswell of support for a legislative re-enshrinement of former President Obama’s executive amnesty, Democrats filibustered a continuing resolution to fund the government. That tough stance lasted precisely three days. Then, Democrats voted overwhelmingly with Republicans to fund the government in […]

Democrats Cave on ‘Schumer Shutdown,’ Agree to Three-Week Spending Bill.

Senate Democrats caved on the “Schumer Shutdown,” on Monday and agreed to a three-week spending bill that will fund the government until February 8. Shortly before the cloture vote, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) told reporters that after leaving the Democratic meeting, the three-week Continuing Resolution (CR) might even get 70 votes. In the end, the Senate […]

Senate votes to end shutdown.

The Senate voted Monday to reopen the government, ending a three-day standoff that left federal agencies shuttered and hundreds of thousands of workers furloughed. Democrats agreed to advance a stopgap spending measure lasting until Feb. 8 after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) promised to allow an immigration bill to reach the floor next month. The vote was 81-18. “After […]

Most people aren’t buying the Democrats’ shutdown nonsense this time.

President Trump and conservatives are calling it the Schumer Shutdown. Senator Chuck Schumer and the liberals are calling it the Trump Shutdown. Most of us don’t care, and most of us are not directly affected by the shutdown. Most of us care that our military people will not get paid until this crap is over. […]

Gingrich: ‘Schumer Shutdown’ a ‘Major Mistake’ — Dems Pitted 700k Illegals Against Men, Women of U.S. Military.

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and the Democrats made a “major mistake” by shutting down the government. According to Gingrich, the shutdown is “not what the Democrats hoped for.” “[T]he Democrats made a huge mistake because what they should have done was pass the defense appropriations bill for the whole year […]

White House, Graham Trade Barbs Amid Stalemate: Shutdown Update.

White House Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley called the South Carolina senator “an outlier” in a statement Sunday after Graham publicly criticized a senior Trump aide known for hardline views on restricting immigration. “As long as Senator Graham chooses to support legislation that sides with people in this country illegally and unlawfully instead of our […]

Reminder: During a Government Shutdown, Military Members Don’t Get Paid But Politicians Do.

Democrats on Capitol Hill continue to put the needs of illegal immigrants over Americans Friday afternoon as the likelihood of a government shutdown increases by the hour. During an emergency White House briefing Friday morning, Budget Director Mick Mulvaney explained what will happen if Democrats don’t agree to a deal by midnight. “The military will […]

OPINION: Government shutdown hurts our veterans — They deserve better.

Dr. Manny Alvarez: Our health-care system is being harmed by the government shutdown Congressional paralysis has turned America into a deadbeat nation, unable to pay its bills, unable to pay federal employees, unable to provide the American people with all the services they deserve. What a disgrace! Using a personalized auto insurance match engine developed […]

White House: Dems Are ‘Obstructionist Losers’ For Forcing Shutdown.

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders released a scathing statement blaming Senate Democrats for forcing a government shutdown early Saturday morning. “Senate Democrats own the Schumer Shutdown. Tonight, they put politics above our national security, military families, vulnerable children, and our country’s ability to serve all Americans,” Sanders said in a statement. “We will […]

What happens during a government shutdown? 7 things you should know

It may be a new year, but Congress is returning to the same old challenge it left behind in 2017 – agreeing on a budget. And the clock is ticking. A temporary spending bill passed in the House of Representatives Thursday night, 230-197, but its fate in the Senate remains unclear. Lawmakers are trying to achieve […]

Senate rejects funding bill, partial shutdown begins.

Senators voted late Friday to reject a House-passed bill that would have funded the government until Feb. 16, beginning a partial government shutdown. Most Democrats voted to block the bill as part of a risky strategy to force Republicans to negotiate with them on a legislative fix for “Dreamers,” immigrants who illegally came to the country […]

Democrats Just Admitted Their Goal is to Shutdown the Government.

We’re just one day away from a government shutdown as Republicans desperately work to find the votes for a stop-gap spending measure on Capitol Hill. All week, Democrats have been pointing fingers at GOP lawmakers and arguing if a government shutdown does in fact happen, it will be all their fault. But according to a […]

A Total and Complete Shutdown of the Washington Establishment

On Wednesday morning, all of the pollsters and analysts hung their heads in disbelief, having underestimated Donald Trump for the final time. After having been proven wrong by Trump’s insurgent movement at every turn in the Republican primaries, not a single one of them thought he could bring it home on election night. For as […]

Breaking: Donald Trump Just Called For ‘A Total And Complete Shutdown Of Muslims Entering U.S.

Donald Trump has called for “a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States.” In a statement entitled “Donald J. Trump Statement on Preventing Muslim Immigration,” issued by email, the presidential candidate cited a poll from the Center for Security Policy finding that “25% of those polled agreed that violence against Americans here […]

What I Saw at the Chicago Black Friday Shutdown

Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words. Here’s a collection of photos I shot yesterday at the protests that shut down Chicago’s Michigan Avenue for over five hours, on the busiest shopping day of the year.   For more reporting, photos, and video, go here. Thanks especially to Breitbart News Editor at Large Joel Pollak and the […]

Democrats Block Senate’s Attempt to Defund Planned Parenthood, GOP Has Backup Plan to Avoid Shutdown

The Defund Planned Parenthood effort has hit another brick wall in Congress. After the House of Representatives successfully voted to strip the organization of taxpayer money for one year, Republicans just didn’t have enough support in the Senate to reach the 60-vote threshold on Thursday. The legislation was blocked in a vote of 47-52. If […]

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