June 14, 2024

Marjorie Taylor Greene Introduces Amendment to Ukraine Supplemental Bill: Members Who Vote ‘in Favor’ Required to Join Ukrainian Military

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) introduced an amendment to a supplemental funding bill for Ukraine that would require members of Congress who vote “in favor” to enlist in the Ukrainian military. Greene’s amendment comes as House Republicans released the legislative text regarding four bills wrapped into one, according to CBS News. Under the three bills

Vivek Ramaswamy: 2nd Amendment Prevents Invasion from ‘Foreign Autocrats’

During Wednesday night’s Republican primary debate, Vivek Ramaswamy defended statements he made about arming Taiwanese citizens, noting that the Second Amendment has preserved the U.S. from invasion by “foreign autocrats.” The moderator quoted Ramaswamy saying the way to keep China’s Xi Jinping from invading Taiwan is to “open a branch of the NRA in Taiwan

7th Circuit: AR-15s Not Protected by Second Amendment

Tetra Images / Getty On Friday, a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit overturned an injunction against Illinois’ “assault weapons” ban, deciding that AR-15s are not protected by the Second Amendment. The preliminary injunction was issued in Barnett v. Raoul by U.S. District Judge Stephen P. McGlynn, a Donald Trump

Breitbart News Daily Podcast Ep. 330: Guests: ‘I’m Just Sayin’ Songwriter Wynn Varble; Mark Smith on All Things 2nd Amendment

Host Alex Marlow opens today’s podcast with an admission by the Biden administration that the borders are open for economic reasons. Rarely does the mask slip like this, and it’s important to discuss. Then, Alex delves into some powerful FBI witness testimony about what it is really like to be a whistleblower. He also covers

Ohio GOP’s constitutional amendment reform bid clears legislative committees

A proposal by Republicans in Ohio’s Statehouse that would raise the vote threshold required to amend the state constitution has advanced through both House and Senate committees. The plan coincides with a proposed abortion rights amendment, likely aimed at thwarting any potential it has to pass. While Democrats accuse the Ohio GOP of “legislative whiplash,” […]

‘I’ve Learned A Lot Since Then’: Chris Christie Explains His Evolution On The Second Amendment

Former Republican Gov. Christ Christie of New Jersey said on Monday that he was “better educated” and had “learned a lot” since supporting an “assault weapons” ban during a state Senate run in the 1990s. “I was 29 years old. I’ve learned a lot since then,” Christie said during a CNN town hall on Monday

EXCLUSIVE: Rep. Clyde Slams House Leadership For Threatening To Pull His Second Amendment Bill Over Debt Ceiling Vote

Republican Georgia Rep. Andrew Clyde slammed House GOP leadership after he said they threatened to block his bill that focuses on pistol braces from coming to the floor if he votes “no” on the debt ceiling rule. Clyde went after House leadership in an exclusive statement to the Daily Caller, accusing them of holding Americans’

Clyburn: Biden Has ‘Authority To Use’ 14th Amendment to End Debt Ceiling Stalemate

Representative James Clyburn (D-SC) said Tuesday on MSNBC’s “José Díaz-Balart Reports” that President Joe Biden can invoke the 14th Amendment to end the debt ceiling stalemate if necessary. Clyburn said, “I don’t know how long it’s going to take. I think that we all recognize that Janet Yellen made it very clear to us that

What you need to know about the 14th Amendment and the debt ceiling

President Joe Biden speaks about the debt limit talks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, May 17, 2src23, in Washington. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo Democratic lawmakers are pushing President Joe Biden to invoke his constitutional authority under the 14th Amendment to raise the nation’s debt limit without an act of Congress. Biden has

Biden’s 14th Amendment message to progressives: It ain’t gonna happen

Joe Biden himself has said that he sees a bipartisan deal as the only option to the current standoff, casting doubt on the 14th Amendment as workable in public remarks. | Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Progressive lawmakers renewed their call for President Joe Biden to bypass Congress to avert a default after the abrupt cancellation of

Cruz-Klobuchar Amendment Doesn’t Fix JCPA, Censorship-Enabling Bailout for the Establishment Media

On September 8th at the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the JCPA, Senator Ted Cruz introduced a proposal which temporarily forced the Democrat co-sponsors to withdraw the bill. If Sen. Cruz intended to expose Democrats’ pro-censorship motivations, he succeeded. But inexplicably, he has now agreed on a new amendment with Senator Amy Klobuchar that enables and facilitates the censorship…

9th Circuit Court Rules Second Amendment Doesn’t Guarantee Right To Open Carry

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a Hawaii gun regulation, ruling Wednesday that states can restrict the right to openly carry a firearm in public. The 7-4 decision said restrictions on carrying guns in public do not fall within the scope of what is protected by the Second Amendment. “The government may regulate, and…

Exclusive – Ted Cruz Amendment Would Block Stimulus Checks for Illegal Aliens in Coronavirus Package

An amendment by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) to the proposed coronavirus relief package passed out of the House last week would ensure that stimulus checks are not awarded to illegal aliens living in the United States, Breitbart News has exclusively learned. Senate Democrats opened debate on the $1.9 trillion relief package without any GOP support,…

Jim Jordan: ‘Do You Have a Functioning First Amendment When Only One Side Is Allowed to Talk?

Thursday, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), the House Judiciary Committee ranking member, recounted some of the aspects of a hearing and Big Tech, where he questioned how the First Amendment applied in certain circumstances. Jordan explained much of what Democrats were doing in the beginning stages of this Congress had bypassed the committee process. “They’ve been…

Democrats Vote Against Ted Cruz’s Amendment to Stop Stimulus Checks for Illegal Aliens

Democrats voted against his amendment to the proposed coronavirus relief package that would have stopped American taxpayers’ money from going to illegal aliens in $1,400 stimulus checks, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said Saturday. Sen. Cruz announced the news in a Facebook post, referencing a tweet from the Senate Republican Cloakroom Staff: Democrats just voted against…

Democrats Reject Coronavirus Bill Amendment to Divert Funds from Pelosi’s Subway to Children’s Mental Health

House Democrats passed a $1.9 trillion coronavirus bill just after midnight Saturday after stripping it of an amendment that would have redirected $140 million from a subway project in Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s hometown of San Francisco to mental health services for children. Freshman Rep. Ashley Hinson (R-IA) introduced the amendment, which was swiftly dismissed. Minority…

Pence Rejects Calls To Enact 25th Amendment, Urges Congress Against Impeachment

January 12, 2021 8:48 PM ET Vice President Mike Pence rejected calls for him to remove President Donald Trump from office using the 25th Amendment and urged Congress not to impeach the president Tuesday. The comments represent the first time Pence has addressed calls from Democrats and many Republicans to remove Trump from office over…

Kavanaugh Confirmation: President Trump Saving 2nd Amendment from ‘People Like Hillary Clinton’

With Justice Brett Kavanaugh now on the Supreme Court, President Donald Trump continues making good on his pledge to use Supreme Court nominations to save the Second Amendment from “people like Hillary Clinton.” During an October 9, 2016, presidential debate, Trump said, “I am looking to appoint judges very much in the mold of Justice Scalia. […]

California’s Latest Attack on Second Amendment: Ammunition Controls.

With nearly every gun control imaginable already on the books, Democrats in California are now weighing ways to control ammunition. Breitbart News reported that California ushered in 2018 with ammunition controls by mandating that residents only buy in-state ammunition, and requiring that those purchases be made from state-approved ammunition vendors. January 1, 2019, will witness […]

U.S. Appeals Court: Second Amendment Protects Right To Carry Gun In Public For Self-Defense

On Tuesday, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the Second Amendment protects a right to openly carry a gun in public for self-defense. That ruling was a reversal of a decision by the U.S. District Court in Hawaii, which had ruled that state officials did not infringe on a citizen’s rights when […]

Kavanaugh brings clear reasoning to Second Amendment decisions — that’s why liberals are freaking out.

If we were to pick one symbol of freedom in today’s politically charged America, it must be the gun. The constitutional right to own and carry a firearm sets America apart from the world and puts us ahead of every other nation in terms of individual freedom. It is therefore fitting that both sides of […]

The New York Times Interviews Muslim Americans Practicing Their Second Amendment Rights.

The New York Times recently interviewed gun-owning Muslim Americans in a piece that evokes strong feelings. It is empowering because the story shows the importance of having the Second Amendment. Yet, it is frustrating because it highlights the bigotry and prejudice many Muslim Americans have to face on a daily basis. Still though, the article […]

What the left’s anti-Second Amendment crusade is really about.

This discusses a reaction to the gun control debate. I am convinced that the left’s war on the Second Amendment has nothing to do with public safety (even if some of their foot soldiers believe it individually, and even though the argument is renewed frequently, especially but not exclusively if a gun is used in […]

The “Corporate Campaign” Against Our Second Amendment

For years now union organizers have used a body of tactics to literally coerce targeted employers into submission – this body of tactics is collectively referred to as a “corporate campaign.”  As we’ll see, that “corporate campaign” methodology has recently been adopted by Progressives to (in effect) coerce our Second Amendment into a nullity, while […]

Students plan another national walkout — to support the Second Amendment.

Students across the country plan to participate in a walkout protest to show their support for the Second Amendment, working to push back against the narrative that all students are in favor of stricter gun control laws, USA Today reported. The walkout, “Stand for the Second,” is being organized by New Mexico high school student […]

They’re Coming For Them: One-Third Of Democrats Want To Repeal Second Amendment.

Another day, another poll, and yet another example that the Left wants to repeal the Second Amendment. The anti-gun Left has tried to bury this aspect of the discussion. They say they don’t want to confiscate guns; all they want is so-called common sense gun reforms, like expanded background checks (i.e. the foundation for a […]

New Gun Control Laws Spawn Second Amendment Protest In Vermont.

Vermont’s Republican Governor Phil Scott pledged to sign three new gun-control bills next week, making it easier for the state to confiscate firearms from certain people. The first bill would make it easier to confiscate guns from someone considered to be at risk of harming themselves or others. The second allows the police to confiscate […]

Second Amendment Foundation Files Suit Against Chicago Suburb For ‘Assault Weapon’ Gun Grab.

On Thursday, the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) filed a lawsuit against the Chicago suburb of Deerfield, Illinois for their recent gun ban passed by the Village Board of Trustees. As reported by The Daily Wire earlier this week, the ban passed Monday night “outlaws any weapon the village leaders deem ‘assault weapons,’ including AR-15s. But […]

Colorado Students Hold Pro-Second Amendment Walkout.

Students at a Colorado high school on Wednesday demonstrated their support for the Second Amendment by conducting a walkout to counter the pro-gun control narrative. Zachary Schneider, a student at Woodland Park High School in Colorado, said he participated in the event to demonstrate that not all students are in favor of stricter gun control […]

Florida Students Walk Out in Support of the Second Amendment, ‘My Rights Don’t End Where Your Feelings Begin’

Dozens of students from Rockledge High School in Brevard County, Florida, walked out of class on Friday in support of the Second Amendment and the right to own guns. Approximately 75 students participated in the walk out, where they waved American flags and held signs such as “guns don’t kill people, people kill people” and […]

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