May 6, 2021

Rep. Lance Gooden Calls for Liz Cheney to Be Removed from House GOP Leadership

Rep. Lance Gooden (R-TX) on Tuesday called for Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) to be removed as House Republican Conference chairwoman in the wake of her critical remarks regarding former President Donald Trump. “Her role is to lead House Republican messaging, but she is totally unaligned with the majority of our party. We cannot fight for the…

FACT CHECK: Did Medina Spirit’s Jockey Say This Quote While Turning Down A White House Invitation?

An image shared on Facebook over 500 times claims jockey John Velazquez turned down a White House invitation after winning the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, saying, “If I wanted to see a horse’s ass I would of came in second.” Verdict: False There is no record of Velazquez turning down an invitation to the White…

Pennsylvania Democrats Deal Another Blow to Pelosi’s House Majority as Conor Lamb, Chrissy Houlahan Consider Senate Bids Instead of Reelection

Vulnerable Democrats Rep. Conor Lamb (D-PA) and Rep. Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) are looking to exit the House of Representatives and run for the U.S. Senate, leaving House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to defend her shrinking majority and giving more momentum to the Republican effort to regain the House. According to a Politico report, Lamb has started to tell…

White House Cuts Coronavirus Briefings to Twice a Week

White House coronavirus officials announced Tuesday they would only brief reporters twice a week about the ongoing fight against the virus. “We are going to be moving our press briefing calls from three days per week on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday going forward to twice per week on Tuesdays and Fridays,” White House Senior Advisor…

White House: Joe Biden ‘Sending a Message to the World’ by Wearing Mask in Video Summit

The White House on Monday defended President Joe Biden’s decision to wear a mask during a video summit with world leaders on Thursday and Friday. The summit on climate change was held virtually with 40 world leaders, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Monday the president wanted to…

House Democrats Pass Plan to Stop Travel Bans After Terror Suspects Caught at U.S. Border

House Democrats passed a plan on Wednesday that would make it increasingly difficult for any president to impose a travel ban to protect American citizens and would allow individuals to sue when a president imposes such a ban. Titled the “No Ban Act,” the legislation would limit a president’s authority to issue travel bans without…

White House Misleadingly Using Former Trump Adviser Gary Cohn to Sell Joe Biden Tax Hike

AP Photo/Evan Vucci President Joe Biden’s White House continues citing an old Gary Cohn interview out of context to suggest President Donald Trump’s former economic adviser is supporting Biden’s proposed $2.5 trillion spending deal. “This Week: 200 Economists, Gary Cohn, Republican Kathy Maness, and the American People Agreed: The American Jobs Plan Is Both Sensible…

Spending Free For All: Paid Family And Medical Leave Is Infrastructure According To House Democrats

Democrats are pushing President Joe Biden’s near $2 trillion infrastructure package as a way to revitalize the economy but the bill also includes paid family and medical leave. House Ways and Means Chair Richard Neal pledged in a letter to Democratic members of the committee that paid family and medical leave would be included in…

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Mexican Cops Raid Human Smuggling Stash House in Border State

Breitbart Texas obtained an exclusive video of the inside of a human smuggling stash house in a Mexican border state. Authorities in Nuevo Leon, Mexico, continue to witness a drastic increase in the number of migrants arriving in their region as they seek to reach the U.S. border. The following short video captured the moment…

Biden Orders White House Flags To Half-Mast After Attack Outside US Capitol Kills Police Officer, Wounds Another

April 02, 2021 5:29 PM ET President Joe Biden released a short statement Friday evening after an attacker killed a Capitol Police officer and wounded another on the Capitol grounds earlier that day. “Jill and I were heartbroken to learn of the violent attack at a security checkpoint on the U.S. Capitol grounds, which killed…

White House Wedges Pro-Union Provisions Into Infrastructure Plan

President Joe Biden tacked on measures to his infrastructure plan that make it easier for workers to organize and more difficult for them to avoid unionization. “[The plan will] create good-quality jobs … while ensuring workers have a free and fair choice to organize, join a union, and bargain collectively with their employers,” the White…

Dem Rep. Lieu: Gaetz Should Be Removed from House Judiciary Committee –

Representative Ted Lieu (D-CA) said Tuesday on MSNBC’s “The Last Word” that Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) should be removed from the House Judiciary Committee because of allegations printed by The New York Times of a federal investigation into a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old and paid her to travel with him. When asked about Gaetz’s…

Jen Psaki Criticizes Law Enforcement for Arresting Georgia House Democrat for Disrupting Signing Ceremony

White House press secretary Jen Psaki criticized local law enforcement on Friday for arresting a Georgia House Democrat for interrupting a signing ceremony for an election integrity bill. “I think anyone who saw that video would have been deeply concerned by the actions that were taken by law enforcement to arrest her when she simply,…

Updates on CCP Virus: White House Says It’s Holding Onto AstraZeneca Shots for Americans

The White House is holding onto some doses of AstraZeneca Plc’s CCP virus vaccine so they can be given to Americans quickly if authorized by the U.S. health regulator, a top administration official announced. AstraZeneca has produced doses of the vaccine in the United States, where it has yet to be approved. In Europe, 10 countries […]

Reactions to House Passed Coronavirus Bill: ‘Democrats Are Living in Fantasy Land’

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the $1.9 trillion coronavirus package on Wednesday with one Democrat, Rep. Jared Golden (D-ME), voting against the measure. All House Republicans voted against the bill. The reaction to the package passing mostly towed party lines. President Joe Biden retweeted, “Help is here,” in celebration of the legislation that only allocates nine…

House Budget Chair Yarmuth: Some People Who Could Use Direct Payment Won’t Get It

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Cross Connection,” House Budget Committee Chair John Yarmuth (D-KY) stated that under the coronavirus relief bill, “there will be people who could use” the $1,400 direct payments “who will not get it, but, again, 250 million people will.” Yarmuth said, “I think that what you have to say is we’re…

Ocasio-Cortez: I Was Not Safe in Secure Location with House Republicans –

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said Friday on MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show” that she could not stay in the secure location with Republican members of Congress during the Capitol Hill riots because they sympathize with white supremacist cause. Maddow said, “Let’s talk about that in terms of members of Congress and congressional staff as well. You…

Democrat-Led House Passes H.R.1, Aimed to Federalize U.S. Elections

The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed H.R. 1, otherwise known as the “For the People Act,” which Republicans warn will compromise election integrity and ultimately lead to the federalization of U.S. elections. The Democrat-led House passed the legislation on party lines, 220 to 210. A summary of the bill notes that it “expands voter registration…

‘I Would Bet My House’: Kevin McCarthy Predicts GOP House Takeover In 2022

February 27, 2021 9:28 PM ET House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said he’d “bet” his house that Republicans will take over the House of Representatives in 2022. The California congressman’s prediction came Saturday during an appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) with American Conservative Union Chair Matt Schlapp. “I would bet my house ……

Kamala Harris Directs the Presidency? Psaki During Press Conference at the White House Confirms that Biden Will Not Get Together With World Leaders for a While.

“It will be a couple of months before the president has an in-person meeting or invites a foreign leader to meet in person here at the White House,” Psaki said during a press conference at the White House. Biden has been in the White House for almost a month and has not met in person […]

Blue State Blues: Why The House Failed to Prove Its Case

The House impeachment managers could not prove incitement — the central charge in the Article of Impeachment. Then-President Donald Trump told supporters to protest “peacefully and patriotically.” No court could convict him on the facts. So Democrats created a new standard. Trump is guilty of “inciting” the Capitol riot, they said, because he rejected the…

White House Reporter Compares Kayleigh McEnany To ‘Bad Ex-Boyfriend,’ Says Biden Has ‘Blue Wall’ Of Staffers Blocking Press

February 07, 2021 3:31 PM ET Yahoo White House correspondent Brittany Shepherd compared former White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany to a “bad ex-boyfriend” and said that President Joe Biden has a “blue wall” of staffers who stand between him and the press. Shepherd spoke with CNN’s Brian Stelter during a Sunday morning appearance on…

White House Signals Support For Romney’s New Coronavirus Proposal To Help Families With Young Children

February 04, 2021 12:13 PM ET White House chief of staff Ron Klain signaled potential support of Utah Republican Sen. Mitt Romney’s forthcoming family care coronavirus stimulus proposal. Romney’s plan — which he will introduce Thursday night as an amendment on the $1.9 trillion plan offered by President Joe Biden and Democratic leadership — provides…

‘Bad Politics’: John King Says White House Needs To ‘Smooth Some Feathers’ After Kamala Harris Undercuts Joe Manchin

CNN’s John King criticized the White House on Monday over its undercutting of West Virginia Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin after Vice President Kamala Harris gave an interview to a local TV station in his home state without notifying him. King appeared alongside host Anderson Cooper and White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins on “Anderson Cooper 360”…

REPORT: Joe Biden Rode Record-Breaking ‘Dark Money’ Donations Into The White House

January 23, 2021 1:38 PM ET President Joe Biden rode a record-breaking $145 million in “dark money” donations into the White House, Bloomberg News reported Saturday. “Dark money” is donations from anonymous donors to outside groups backing a given candidate. Biden’s $145 million is the all-time record for a candidate challenging an incumbent president, according…

Here Are All The House Republicans Who Voted To Impeach Trump

January 21, 2021 8:31 AM ET Several Republicans broke party lines in a Jan. 13 vote to impeach President Donald Trump for a second time, making Trump the only president to be impeached twice. Trump may be officially out of office, but his support from many Americans indicates that he is certainly not out of…

Trump Pardons Steve Bannon, Others Before Leaving White House

January 20, 2021 1:05 AM ET President Donald Trump pardoned former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon on Tuesday night after he was arrested for allegedly defrauding hundreds of thousands of donors who donated to his crowdfunded border wall project. Trump offered a list of pardons on his last night in office which included Bannon…

Pence’s Chief Of Staff Marc Short Says He Was Denied Entry Back Into The White House

Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff, Marc Short, said he was denied entry Wednesday night back into the White House after Pence announced he would follow his constitutional duty to certify the results of the 2020 presidential election, according to Real Clear Politics reporter Philip Wegmann. Short reportedly told Wegmann that he is not…

Wisconsin Democratic Rep. Who Tested Positive For COVID-19 Six Days Ago Voted For Pelosi On House Floor

January 03, 2021 7:38 PM ET Democratic Wisconsin Rep. Gwen Moore voted on the House floor for Rep. Nancy Pelosi as House Speaker on Sunday, just six days after announcing that she tested positive for COVID-19. According to U.S. Capitol attending physician Dr. Brian Moynihan, Moore was cleared to return to the House floor to…

Sidney Powell Says White House Aides Are Blocking Her Efforts to Help Trump

Sidney Powell in Washington on Dec. 13, 2020. (Otabius Williams/The Epoch Times) 2020 Election Attorney Sidney Powell said in a Dec. 23 interview with Zenger News that senior White House aides are preventing her from communicating with President Donald Trump and are blocking her efforts to assume a formal coordinating role in pursuing contest-of-election challenges on […]

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