Rep. King is a fine one to talk … he supported the Irish Republican Army for decades, even though the IRA was designated as a terrorist group. The heads of the House and Senate Intelligence Committees – Diane Feinstein and Mike Rogers
Johnson, of Wisconsin, is challenging a U.S. agency decision allowing the federal government to keep paying part of the costs of health insurance for U.S. lawmakers and their staffs who must buy coverage through the Obamacare
After Senator Bernie Sanders asked the NSA whether it spied on members of congress, the NSA responded:
Congress is just like everyone else. That's the message the National Security Agency has for Sen. Bernie Sanders.
I am Switchblade, and I will spare no one from the wrath of my rhetorical blade. In the video "Sin City" I ask you to consider that your entire life you have lived in a land where the populace is the most propagandized on the face of the earth.
Roscoe Bartlett spent 20 years on Capitol Hill. Now he lives in a remote cabin in the woods, prepping for doomsday.
The US has hardly been free of fault in its dealings with Iran. If Congress imposes more sanctions, it will be a step backward
The real life magic-mushroom, banana dictatorship envisioned by George Orwell just went full retard.
If your Congressman or Senator would rather not break "rules" to warn you about unconstitutional "law", then they do not belong in government.
It may have been the least productive year for Congress in history, at least in terms of passing laws – fewer than 60 of which made it through the House and Senate and were signed by President Barack Obama.
Stealing money from producers is the final solution to “economic inequality”
In November, with little media coverage, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid led the charge in changing the Senate rules relating to filibusters. The Washington Post reported, “Democrats used a rare parliamentary move to change the rules so that federa
Reid Allows Bill to Bypass Committees, Vote Likely in January
If ever there was a doubt as to what drives the democratic party,this lays it to rest. These bastards chose to cut benefits to our wounded and retired veterans over cutting govt. benefits to illegal aliens! Why you ask would someone do this?It`s simp
The US Senate has passed a 2-year budget deal to ease automatic spending cuts and reduce the risk of another government shutdown. The measure, which passed 64-36 with the support of 9 Republicans and the entire Democratic caucus
JROTC and the Militarizing of America
Says Sanctions Violate the Spirit of the P5+1 Deal
Buried inside a Congressional Budget Office report this week was this nugget: when it comes to individual income taxes, the top 40 percent of wage earners in America pay 106 percent of the taxes. The bottom 40 percent...pay negative 9 percent.
In the end, conservative groups couldn’t muster enough opposition, and enough Democrats came on board to pass the bill. The result will be a future untainted by the threat of government shutdowns for the next two years.
The House and Senate Armed Services Committees havereached an agreement on the fiscal year 2014 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
Despite warnings against new sanctions, both chambers appear willing to move ahead
A group of hard-line conservative House Republicans will introduce a resolution on Thursday calling for the impeachment of Attorney General Eric Holder. But there is no sign yet that Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) or other House GOP leaders will act o
Just throwing it out there, you can throw it back if you don't like it, but maybe we should nuke Iran if war becomes imminent.
The top Republican leading the charge against Obamacare is now signed up for it and will take thousands of dollars in government support to help with its costs, a spokesman for House Speaker John Boehner confirmed to CNN.
Hawkish Leadership Vow to Push Sanctions Through
The federal agency charged with screening employees for security clearance offered hints about how to cut corners, and its lax policies could have led to the clearance the Navy Yard shooter needed to access the base, the House’s top investigator said
The partisan battles that have paralyzed Washington in recent years took a historic turn, as Senate Democrats eliminated filibusters for most presidential nominations, severely curtailing the political leverage of the Republican minority
“I stand by what I said there: When people see what’s in the bill, they will like it, and they will,” Pelosi said, in utter defiance of reality. “It took a great deal for us to pass the bill. I said, ‘If we go up to the gate and the gate is locked, w
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office is acting in a bipartisan way to cover up the biggest single threat to the bipartisan political alliance that is stripping America of its wealth: the United States Congress.
Embattled state Sen. Ron Calderon says federal authorities wanted him to wear a wire and record conversations with the Senate leader and another lawmaker. After he refused they tried to ruin his reputation by raiding his offices and leaking an affida