Tag: House Freedom Caucus

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Rep. Steve King Rushes to Jeff Sessions’s Defense

Immigration hardliner Rep. Steve King (R-IA) penned an op-ed strongly in support of Jeff Sessions staying on as attorney general Friday, a day after his fellow conservatives Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Mark Meadows (R-NC) called on Sessions to resign.

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Mark Meadows: Wall May Have to Wait to Avoid Government Shutdown

Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) is signaling that members of the House Freedom Caucus, which he chairs, are willing to pass a Continuing Resolution to temporarily fund the federal government and avoid a government shutdown, even if it does not include funding for a wall on the U.S. southern border.

Wasinger: Trumpist Populism Key to Tax Reform Victory

With the health care debacle in the rear view mirror for the time being, the consensus is that the administration badly needs a victory this year on tax reform if the president is to regain the political momentum he lost by following the lead of the hapless GOP congressional leadership who sold him on Obamacare repeal as an early, easy win.