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  1. Conservative Rep: GOP Leaders Are Caving To Obama's WillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Caller

    As President Obama and Democrats in Congress continue acting like they didn't lose last November, Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan worries, "We are not using the powers of the legislative branch, as we should." A December poll by Pat Caddell indicated a growing rift between Republican leaders and their base, with expectations that a strengthened Republican Congress would fight against Obamacare, amnesty and the president's excessive use of power.


  2. No more disrespecting the DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Washington Post

    Call it what it is: This week's 20-to-16 party-line vote in the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to disapprove the District's Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act is an outright abuse of power. True, Congress, by virtue of Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, has jurisdiction "in all cases whatsoever" over the District.


  3. Republicans Are Taking a Stand against Reauthorizing Ex-ImRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | National Review Online

    The day after the elections this past November, Republicans and the voters who supported them were ecstatic - they had landed the largest GOP majority in the House since 1928. With such a majority, you'd think that it would be easy for Republicans to take down the Ex-Im Bank, an agency that has been distorting markets and promoting the welfare and profits of few giant companies in the United States and abroad for over 80 years.


  4. Times are Tough for the Export-Import BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Townhall

    It's not been a good month for the embattled Export-Import Bank. Time is running out for this decades-old creature of Washington, which is set to expire on June 30th, even as the bank and its K Street allies pull out all the stops in their effort to keep "Ex-Im" on taxpayer-backed life support.


  5. This Weeka s News about the Ex-Im Fight: Not Good for CronyismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | National Review Online

    ... a few other indictments were on the way the chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, Representative Jim Jordan of Ohio, came out swinging against the reauthorization of Export-Import Bank this year. Jordan cited the widespread opposition ...


  6. GOP Lawmakers on Keeping Campaign Promises: 'To Date, We Haven't'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Cybercast News Service

    When asked about whether they have kept their campaign promises in the aftermath of an election that gave Republicans a majority in both the House and the Senate, GOP lawmakers said on Wednesday that they have not. "Are we doing what we told them we were going to do last November?" Rep. Jim Jordan said in response to the question posed by


  7. Capitol Report: Marco Rubio jumps to top of Republican pack in new pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | MarketWatch

    The latest Quinnipiac University poll found 15% of Republican voters said the Florida senator would be their first choice if the primary was held today. That's a 10-point jump from the beginning of last month.


  8. Conservatives optimistic about killing Ex-Im BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Columbian

    It was a smaller room than usual for the monthly "Conversations with Conservatives" event Wednesday. There were fewer attendees than normal, too, both among members and the audience.


  9. Police: Congressman brought assault rifle to Capitol legallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Yahoo!

    Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., left, and Rep. Ken Buck, R-Colo., with the Colorado congressman's AR-15 on Capitol Hill. A Republican congressman who brought an AR-15 rifle to his Capitol Hill office did so legally even though it's illegal for most people to carry a firearm under Washington, D.C.'s strict gun laws, police say.


  10. House Benghazi Committee Won't Release A Report Until 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Outside the Beltway

    Politico is reporting that the report of the Select Committee established last year by the House of Representatives is not expected to release its report until some time next year: A highly anticipated report from the House Select Committee on Benghazi likely won't be released until 2016 - in the throes of the presidential election season. Chairman Trey Gowdy has previously said he wanted to finish his inquiry into the 2012 terrorist attacks in 2015, but a spokesman for the panel said Wednesday that outside factors will push the report's release into next year.


  11. Conservatives Surprisingly Optimistic About Ending Ex-Im BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Roll Call

    It was a smaller room than usual for the monthly "Conversations with Conservatives" event Wednesday. There were fewer attendees than normal, too, both among members and the audience.


  12. Husted Says Mother and Fathers who raise responsible kids key to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Peak Of Ohio

    The crowd recited the Pledge of Allegiance led by Mick Lile, candidate for Fourth Ward Councilman, and were led in singing the National Anthem by Councilman at Large Allen Hadley. Many local officials attended, including Logan County Commissioner Dustin Wickersham, Sheriff Andrew Smith, and outgoing long-time City Law Director Howard Traul.


  13. House GOP Gets Tough With Ex-Im ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Daily Caller

    House Republicans aggressively challenged Export-Import Bank Chairman Fred Hochberg at a joint hearing Wednesday, accusing him of exercising poor oversight and evading questions. Ex-Im has been under sustained attack since last summer, when a number of Republicans attempted to prevent Congress from extending its charter, saying the bank exists primarily to provide corporate welfare for large corporations.


  14. Ohio members of Congress spend campaign money on movie tickets, Cavs games and hotel billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    Ohio members of Congress spent their campaign money on everything from movie tickets, to Cleveland Cavaliers and Indians tickets, to fundraising trips to California, Las Vegas, and Miami Beach. During the first three months of this year, the amount of money raised by Congress members who represent Northeast Ohio ranged from $309,365 for Wadsworth Republican Jim Renacci to $19,700 for Warrensville Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge.


  15. April webinar of True the VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 |

    April 14, 2015 True the Vote had their monthly webinars mainly to discuss the status of True the Vote quest to end the weaponization of government agencies. The webinar featured guest Congressman Jim Jordan U.S. Representative in Ohio's 4th.


  16. No Criminal Charges For Targeter-In-Chief Lois LernerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Daily Caller

    U.S. Director of Exempt Organizations for the Internal Revenue Service Lois Lerner is sworn in to testify before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on alleged targeting of political groups seeking tax-exempt status from by the IRS, on Capitol Hill in Washington May 22, 2013. Lerner, the IRS official who this month revealed the tax agency's targeting of conservative groups asserted her constitutional right not to answer questions before a congressional committee on Wednesday.


  17. House marks Tax Day by passing Rep. Jim Renacci's bill to fight IRS political targetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 |

    The House of Representatives on Wednesday adopted a measure by Rep. Jim Renacci that would enable the IRS to fire workers who investigate people or organizations because of their political beliefs. WASHINGTON, D. C. - The House of Representatives marked Wednesday's federal tax filing deadline by passing a series of bills it said would "rein in Internal Revenue Service abuses," including a measure by Rep. Jim Renacci that would authorize the IRS to fire workers who target taxpayers because of their political views.


  18. As tax day looms, GOP pushes "taxpayer bill of rights"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | CBS News

    With tax day fast approaching, Republicans are pushing a "taxpayer bill of rights" that they argue is necessary to rein in the abuses of the Internal Revenue Service. "Next week, the House will act on several initiatives to require more accountability and transparency at the IRS," said Louisiana Rep. Charles Boustany in the weekly Republican address on Saturday.


  19. Benghazi Panel's Republicans Unfazed by Hillary's 2016 PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | News Max

    House Republicans investigating the Sept. 11, 2012, terrorist attacks in Benghazi and the private email use of Hillary Clinton when she was secretary of state say her expected presidential run will not affect their work, Politico reported Friday.


  20. GOP: Clinton announcement won't blunt Benghazi probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Politico

    House Republicans investigating the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi and Hillary Clinton's email practices as secretary of state said in interviews that her official entry into the presidential race won't have any bearing on their probes. But the political stakes of the Clinton congressional investigations are about to skyrocket.