Most Republican senators have joined a conservative effort to overturn the latest power-grab by the EPA.http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/254108-gop-senators-move-to-overturn-obamas-water-rule
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell formally announced that the Democrats' threat to shut down the government has made him prepared to give in to their demands for more Federal spending.http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/253948-mcconnell-tries-to-lower-gop-expectations-on-spending
ObamaCare and amnesty would be defunded if Congress adopts the spending bill of the Republican Study Committee. The bill also honors the spending limits written into law in 2011 and 2013.http://thehill.com/policy/finance/253711-conservative-group-unveils-funding-bill-taking-aim-at-obamas-polic... Read More
The Federal government could reduce the deficit by $320 billion over the next ten years by repealing ObamaCare's individual mandate.http://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/253710-cbo-nixing-obamacare-mandate-would-reduce-deficit-by-300b
The House Republican leadership is considering using reconciliation, rather than a continuing resolutiion, to block funding for Planned Parenthood. They have not mentioned anything about using the same approach to end funding for Obama's amnesty programs.http://blogs.rollcall.com/218/lets-make... Read More
Marines are justifiably angry that Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has decided to ignore the results of an experiment regarding women in combat units.https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/checkpoint/wp/2015/09/14/navy-secretary-threw-us-under-the-bus-say-marines-in-gender-integrated-infantry-unit/?tid=pm_pop...
Reports that the Obama administration rewrote intelligence reports to conform to the President's excessively optmistic claims could become a major embarrassment for Obama.http://nypost.com/2015/09/10/cooking-the-books-on-isis-intelligence/
The House voted yesterday to protest the secret "side agreements" of the Iran deal. Because they are secret, the US cannot know whether Iran has the ability to easily cheat.http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/house/253306-house-votes-to-accuse-obama-of-withholding-iran-documents