Bill Schoonover Dear Senators: I have tried to live by the rules my entire life. My father was a Command Sergeant Major, U.S. Army, who died of combat related stresses shortly after his retirement. It was he who instilled… Continue Reading
Sen. Jeff Sessions In the dead of night after 2am this morning, Congressional leadership unveiled a more than 2,000 page ‘omnibus’ year-end funding bill which would, among other things: fully-fund the President’s refugee expansion; fully-fund sanctuary cities; fully-fund the resettlement… Continue Reading
Erin Edgemon Al.com The Alabama Senate passed a bill today that would allow gun owners to carry and transport loaded handguns in their vehicle without a concealed carry permit.Sen. Gerald Allen, R-Cottondale, said his bill strengthens the Second Amendment… Continue Reading
Youtube.com Miss out on Rand Paul’s filibuster of the renewal of The Patriot Act? Watch below the incredible fight for personal freedom and American’s right to be left alone! #IStandWithRand #RandTheMan #RandPaul2016
AL.com Mike Cason A Senate committee today heard pros and cons on a plan to allow a statewide vote on a lottery and casinos at the state’s four dog race tracks but took no vote on the proposal. Read More.
newsmax.com Crop insurers successfully lobbied to keep several proposals out of the farm bill set to pass the U.S. Congress today — such as a requirement that would have forced farmer-lawmakers to disclose benefits they receive.
Weekly Standard “Senator, I’m no real expert on China,” Baucus, who has has spent years in the Senate, admitted. “But it’s my strong belief Chinese people are just as proud as we Americans are proud.”
Steve Watson Infowars.com Bartenders close to the capitol have told local reporters that members of Congress are keeping themselves busy during the government shutdown by partying and drinking, and generally having a great big knees up. “I don’t think the… Continue Reading
alabamatruth.com Sen. Ted Cruz has begun an epic filibuster against the nightmare known as Obamacare. Click the link below to watch LIVE while the filibuster continues. Sen. Cruz said he intended to speak until he could no longer stand. God… Continue Reading
Steve Watson Infowars.com Senator Rand Paul has announced that he intends to introduce a constitutional amendment that would force all federal employees off taxpayer funded personal health-care plans and onto Obamacare health insurance. Appearing on Fox News this morning, Paul… Continue Reading
Stephen Dinan and David Sherfinski The Washington Times Senators on Wednesday tried to write a tight resolution authorizing President Obama to strike Syria under very specific circumstances, but analysts and lawmakers said the language still has plenty of holes the… Continue Reading
Paul Gattis al.com WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa, today repeated what’s been a consistent stance in refusing to support spending that goes beyond the parameters of sequestration. In a statement issued today following a full Senate Appropriations Committee… Continue Reading
GABRIELLA MORRONGIELLO washingtonexaminer.com According to Sen. John McCain, a member of the Senate’s Gang of Eight, criminals will not be legalized under the proposed bipartisan immigration bill. “Anyone who has committed crimes in this country is going to be deported,”… Continue Reading
rt.com As 200,000 people prepare to march against Monsanto, the Senate has overwhelmingly rejected a bill that would allow states to decide if genetically modified food products should be labeled. The amendment shot down by the Senate would have allowed… Continue Reading
Brendan Sasso and Bernie Becker thehill.com Legislation that would empower states to tax online purchases cleared a key hurdle in the Senate on Monday after winning an enthusiastic endorsement from President Obama. Senators advanced the bill in 74-20 procedural vote… Continue Reading