December 6, 2021

Live: Gov. DeSantis signs bills preventing vaccine mandates from Brandon, Florida

Governor Ron DeSantis is in Brandon, Florida to sign legislation that would prevent workers from being required to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The votes …

Rep. Obernolte talks spending packages, energy prices and vaccine mandates on Newsmax

Joe Biden to Dems: Vote for Trillions in Spending, or the Capitol Rioters Win

President Joe Biden has sought to motivate Democrats on Capitol Hill to vote for his multi-trillion-dollar spending bills by warning them that if the bills fail, those who supported the Capitol riot on January 6 will celebrate a political victory. One bill is a bipartisan $1.2 trillion “infrastructure” bill (most of which is not traditional…

Brooks: Other Dem Moderates Are ‘Hiding Behind’ Sinema and Manchin and Are Worried about Spending

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks said that he thinks there are other moderates in the Democratic Party who are “hiding behind” Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) and “there are moderates in the Democratic Party who probably worry about the spending.” Brooks said, “Well, it’s a 50/50 Senate. And I think…

National Educators Group Pushes for English Teachers to Be Trained in ‘Anti-Racism’

Educators pursuing a career as a middle or high school English teacher should be “trained in anti-racism,” according to a newly released set of teaching standards created by National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). The NCTE last revised its standards for educators preparing to teach English language arts (ELA) in grades 7 to 12…

Loudoun County Teenager Pleads No Contest to Second Assault, to Face Sentencing in December

A teenager in one of Virginia’s most populous counties on Monday pleaded no contest to assaulting a girl in a school bathroom last month. The same teen in October was found guilty of sexually assaulting a different girl at a different high school in Loudoun County in May. The no contest plea means the boy…

Prosecutor: Kyle Rittenhouse Provoked ‘Entire Incident’ of Fatal Shootings

A prosecutor in the murder trial of Kyle Rittenhouse on Monday accused the teen of provoking the “entire incident” that led to the shooting of three people during riots and unrest in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last year. Kenosha County Assistant District Attorney Thomas Binger during closing arguments said the jury should ignore Rittenhouse’s defense claim that…

LIVE: House Freedom Caucus Holds Hearing on Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

Live Videos By Epoch Video Epoch Video View profile Follow November 15, 2021 Updated: November 15, 2021 biggersmallerPrint The House Freedom Caucus is holding a hearing on Monday to analyze and discuss the Biden administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. The hearing will provide members of Congress and the public the opportunity to hear from medical experts…

Surprise! Biden’s Spending Bills Will Not ‘Cost Zero Dollars’

President Joe Biden’s administration is facing a daunting reality check after claiming for months that their spending agenda will “cost zero dollars,” with the head of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) saying the White House drastically overestimated the revenue the IRS could gain by cracking down on tax loopholes.Biden and numerous other senior Democrats in…

Dr. Jason Hill on Reparations, White Guilt, and the ‘Age of Post-Oppression’

“I’m going to be a little bit radical here and say there is no racial reckoning to be had … I don’t know what further reckonings would look like short of tearing this country apart,” says Dr. Jason Hill, a professor of philosophy at DePaul University and author of “What Do White Americans Owe Black…

Bridges, Ball Lead Hornets Past Walker, Knicks 104–96

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Miles Bridges scored 24 points on some high-flying dunks and athletic spin moves, point guard LaMelo Ball had a career-high 17 rebounds to go with 12 points, nine assists, and five steals, and the Charlotte Hornets erased an early 16-point deficit to beat the New York Knicks 104–96 on Friday night. Gordon Hayward added…

US States File Updated Antitrust Complaint Against Alphabet’s Google

A 3D printed Google logo is seen in this illustration taken on April 12, 2020. (Dado Ruvic/Reuters) WASHINGTON—A group of U.S. states led by Texas have filed an amended complaint against Alphabet Inc.’s Google, accusing the tech giant of using coercive tactics and breaking antitrust laws in its efforts to boost its already-dominant advertising business.…

Moore, Banchero Help No. 9 Duke Top Army 82–56 in Home Debut

DURHAM, N.C.—Wendell Moore Jr. looked comfortable and confident as a veteran captain in Duke’s home opener. It certainly helped having the ninth-ranked Blue Devils’ famously rowdy fans packed in again for the first time in more than 20 months. The junior forward posted only the third triple-double of the Mike Krzyzewski era to help Duke…

‘More Of The Green New Deal’: Rep. Ted Budd Slams Biden’s Spending Bill

November 13, 2021 5:15 PM ET Republican North Carolina Rep. Ted Budd (R) criticized Biden’s “Build Back Better” spending bill on Fox News Live, calling it “more of the Green New Deal”.Rep. Budd highlighted the added expenditure in the bill, including 87,000 new IRS agents. “It’s trying to fix problems that aren’t real problems … What…

Pelosi’s Plan To Pass $1.75T Spending Package, Infrastructure Bill Collapses Amid Objections From Dems’ Moderate, Left Wings

House Democrats’ plan Friday to pass both the bipartisan infrastructure package and President Joe Biden’s social-safety net bill collapsed amid objections from the party’s moderate and left wings. A handful of moderates insisted that the budget get a Congressional Budget Office score before passage, and liberals insisted that both bills pass together, vowing to tank…

Report: Democrat Spending Bill Costs ‘More than Twice what Pelosi Says’

The real cost of President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better agenda could be “more than twice what Pelosi says,” the Wall Street Journal reported. In a Penn Wharton Budget Model released on Thursday, analysts found that Democrats’ spending bill will ultimately cost more than $1.75 trillion over 10 years and will not “reduce the federal…

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House Democrats Tee Up Final Votes On Infrastructure And $1.75 Trillion Spending Bill

The House on Thursday scheduled final passage votes on President Joe Biden’s sweeping social-safety net package and the bipartisan infrastructure bill for Friday morning after a flurry of last-minute intraparty negotiations led to compromise.Democratic leadership had initially speculated that votes could happen Thursday, but Majority Leader Steny Hoyer instead notified that the House would reconvene…

Poll: Americans Overwhelmingly Oppose Biden’s Spending Agenda

A new Harvard Caps/Harris Poll spells bad news for Biden, with an overwhelming number of Americans opposed to his much-touted spending plan. Asked if they would favor or oppose a $1.5 to $2 trillion dollar social spending bill that would be financed by increasing the deficit and tax increases, a whopping 58 percent of those polled…

Stephen Miller’s Dark Prediction On Biden’s Spending Bill: It Might Upend ‘All of American Society’

October 16, 2021 11:49 PM ET Former senior advisor to President Donald Trump Stephen Miller said Saturday that President Joe Biden  Democrats’ $3.5 trillion spending package isn’t only about the inflated price tag but the policies behind it.WATCH: “This isn’t like a stimulus bill where you’re plowing money into existing programs,” Miller told Fox News’…

Hayward on Biden’s ‘Build Back Better’ Agenda: Massive Climate Spending, New Global Health Bureaucracy, No Action on China

President Joe Biden’s speech to the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday displayed precious little self-awareness. Biden did not acknowledge his horrifying failures in Afghanistan — he claimed credit for getting America out of war for the first time in 20 years, as if everything had gone off without a hitch, and hilariously lectured the Taliban…

Report: Biden Failed to Persuade Joe Manchin to Support $3.5 Trillion Spending Bill

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) will reportedly still not support Joe Biden’s $3.5 trillion reconciliation package for the time being, despite the president’s efforts to persuade him, according to Axios. On Wednesday, sources told Axios that President Joe Biden reportedly hosted Manchin for a meeting at the White House where he failed to persuade the senator…

Scalise Slams Biden for ‘Wasting Time’ with Spending Bill While Americans Remain ‘Stranded’ in Afghanistan –

In a Wednesday appearance on FNC’s “Fox & Friends,” House Minority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) blasted President Joe Biden for focusing on the passage of $3.5 trillion spending bill while Americans are “stranded” in Afghanistan. According to Scalise, instead of praising the House Democrats and “wasting time” on the bill, Biden should be focusing on…

Mike Lee: Biden Spending Plan a ‘Multi-Trillion Dollar Inflation Bomb’ –

Sunday on New York WABC 770 AM radio’s “The Cats Roundtable,” Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) ripped the Democrats’ $3.5 trillion infrastructure deal. Lee described the “multi-trillion dollar inflation bomb” as “reverse Robin Rood” because it robs the poor to give to the rich. He warned the middle class and below “will be most hurt” by…

AOC Demands: No Climate Change Money in Spending Package ‘We Will Tank’ Infrastructure Bill

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said Thursday if Democrats do not pass a reconciliation spending packing that includes far-left provisions like money for fighting so-called climate change, she and other “progressives” will “tank” the Democrat infrastructure bill. It is not clear if Ocasio-Cortez’s pledge is necessary given that, to date, no legislation has been introduced…

Biden Budget Proposes $6 Trillion Annual Spending as Inflation Soars to 29-Year High

President Joe Biden released his budget Friday, proposing $6.01 trillion in annual spending even as the economy is going through record inflation. The Commerce Department reported Friday that core personal consumption expenditures hit a 3.1 percent annual gain in April — the highest since May 1992. The plan calls for a 36.6 percent increase in…

Biden Budget Requests Increase In Defense Spending, Identifies China As ‘Top Challenge’

April 09, 2021 12:39 PM ET President Joe Biden’s budget for the fiscal year 2022 calls for a slight increase in defense spending to $715 billion and identifies combatting China as the “top challenge” for the U.S. as a whole. The defense spending in Biden’s first budget request reflects the Pentagon’s ongoing efforts to pivot…

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…

Biden Reportedly Preparing $3 Trillion Spending Package

President Joe Biden’s team is reportedly planning on introducing a $3 trillion jobs and infrastructure proposal to the president this week, according to reports. The proposal would be presented in two parts– one focused on infrastructure and clean energy and the other on domestic issues, according to CNN, who was briefed on the matter by…

Joe Biden Unveils $1.9 Trillion Spending Plan

President-elect Joe Biden unveiled a coronavirus plan Thursday that he claims will turn the tide on the pandemic, speeding up the vaccine rollout, and providing financial help to individuals, states, and local governments and businesses struggling with the prolonged economic fallout. The proposal reflects the priorities of Democrats, spending more money on aiding state governments,…

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