Kate’s Law, which is was dubbed by Republican sponsors, was to remember the murder of Kathryn Steinle by an illegal immigrant already known to city and federal authorities: The vote was 53-44, failing to get the minimum 60 votes to begin debate on the issue. The measure attempted to block congressional funding for sanctuary cities […]
The Left rejoiced, but the Right said to hold your horses, it still hasn’t been passed in an overall vote. The bipartisan amendment would block gun purchases by people who in the past five years have appeared on the “no-fly” list or a “selectee” list that requires them to receive extra scrutiny before flying. Republicans […]
Reid apparently used a meeting with his caucus to promote his 2016 re-election campaign, which violates congressional ethics laws. A complaint has been filed by a watchdog group because the meeting was with Senate staffers and not his actual campaign team.
This time, the Senate Democrats are stalling and refusing to fund the Department of Homeland Security over the GOP House bill to defund Obama’s amnesty executive action. But, back in 2007, Democrats demanded that Republicans pass their DHS spending bill.
Heritage Action CEO Michael Needham penned an op-ed about how the Senate Democrats are choosing illegal immigrants over funding the Department of Homeland Security to support Obama’s amnesty executive order. Does this make you upset more than anything?
The House passed a funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), but it also prevented funding Obama’s amnesty push. The Senate Democrats refused to pass it, which has led to this standoff.
7/7/2016 - Kate’s Law, which would Withhold Funding for Sanctuary Cities, Stalls due to Democrats’ Opposition
6/24/2016 - Gun Control Amendment Barely Passes in the Senate
2/26/2015 - Harry Reid accused of Violating Ethics Rules
2/19/2015 - Democrats Flip-Flop on Funding DHS
2/18/2015 - Democrats Choosing Illegal Immigrants over DHS, says Heritage Action
2/15/2015 - Boehner: Stop Stonewalling, Senate Democrats, and Fund DHS