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Dissenting Vote on Border Funds Sought in House
Conservatives want a resolution saying President Obama has all the tools he needs to respond to the flood of undocumented immigrants.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Arizona Republic
McCain, Flake introduce bill to stop Glendale casino
McCain, Flake introduce bill to stop Glendale casino The legislation is a companion bill to House Bill 1410, introduced by Rep. Trent Franks Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1mX8kIQ The chairman said the casino has been redesigned to fit in architecturally with its surroundings, namely University of Phoenix Stadium.
Franks, Blackburn bill says Obama has all the money and tools he needs to fix the border
Reps. Trent Franks and Marsha Blackburn say President Barack Obama has all the tools he needs to resolve the humanitarian crisis at the border, and have proposed a simple resolution calling on Obama to use them.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Special Counsel Clears White House Political Office Of Wrongdoing
The White House's political office did not engage in illegal partisan activity, a federal oversight agency said following a congressional hearing to probe whether taxpayer money has been used by the Obama administration for political purposes.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Congress Seeks to Designate MuslimBrotherhood as Terror Group
Congress is moving to officially designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a Foreign Terrorist Organization and impose sanctions on any person who provides the group and its affiliates with "material support," according to a copy of the legislation obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.
Family Research Council
Meriam is Free
One can only imagine the emotional roller coaster that Meriam Ibrahim and her family have been on in the last few weeks as she has gone from prison chains in Khartoum to having a conversation with the Pope in Rome.
Pot, Not Potholes: D.C. Activists Take the Hill
House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations Chairman John Mica holds a fake hand-rolled cigarette during a hearing about marijuana laws in the Rayburn House Office Building on May 9, 2014 in Washington, DC.
GOP lawmaker equates Putin's role in crash to Obama's at border
Rep. Trent Franks on Thursday equated Russian President Vladimir Putin's involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to President Obama's responsibility for the immigration crisis at the southern U.S. border.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Inside the Beltway: Frugal-phobic Congress offers 828 spending bills
Old habits die hard. During the first session of the 113th Congress, members of the U.S. House authored 496 spending bills, compared with 112 bills that would save money.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Hundreds rally for Israel outside White House
Hundreds of supporters of Israel have declared their support for the Jewish state in a rally outside the White House.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Glendale council to take position on tribal casino
The Glendale City Council will debate its position today at a special meeting on the Tohono O'odham's plan to develop a casino resort north of Westgate.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Congressman Trent Franks
I'd never heard of Arizona Congressman Trent Franks until a couple of days ago when I saw a video of him speaking about Obama's response to the war being waged against Israel.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Trent Franks Blasts Obama's Cowardly, Unprecedented Betrayal of Israel
Earlier this week Rep. Trent Franks blasted the Obama administration's handling of the unfolding military crisis developing between Israel and Palestine saying "I thought nothing this president could ever say or do would surprise me anymore, but this flushed and breathless rush to embrase terrorists launching rockets at Israeli children is an ... (more)
Darrell Issa Going Crazy Issuing Subpoenas, Outpacing Previous Chairmen Combined
Rep. Darrell Issa announced Friday that he is subpoenaing another top administration official, meaning he has now issued nearly 100 subpoenas since becoming chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee -- more than all three previous committee chairmen combined.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
The Hollywood Gossip
Duck Dynasty Cast Promotes Foundation, Lobbies For Cleft Palate Research
The Duck Dynasty clan is back in the news this week for reasons outside of their A&E reality show, only this time, there's no controversy involved.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
a Duck Dynastya stara s daughter gets charity boost from congressman
Jase Robertson , star of A&E's TV show "Duck Dynasty," is usually found wearing camo in the swampland of Louisiana.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
What Little Washington Is Doing About the Crisis at America's Border
Thousands of children have flocked to America's southern border, drawing cries of crisis from lawmakers and border-state officials even as the Republican-run House insists that immigration legislation will not move through Congress this election year.
5 AZ issues to watch for in Congress
During that time lawmakers will be reviewing several major bills that could have a huge impact on Arizona.
The Daily Caller
Congressman To Feature Duck Dynasty Daughter In Presser
Lawmakers need props for their causes - and this happens to be a good one that is also personal.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
All But Forgotten: Meriam's Saga in Sudan Still Hanging
While the world moves forward and focuses on other issues, one innocent 27 year-old woman is stuck in a never-ending nightmare from which it seems she cannot escape.