Tag: Rep Adam Kinzinger

Defense Secretary-designate James Mattis listens to questions from Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., about his views on women and gays serving in the military, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Mattis Urges Trump to Exempt Iraqis Aiding U.S. Military from Executive Order

A bipartisan group of House lawmakers have sent a letter urging President Donald Trump to honor a request by Secretary of Defense James Mattis to exempt Iraqis who served as “interpreters, aides and other allies who risked their lives alongside U.S. personnel in Iraq” from the recent national security executive order.

Rep. Kinzinger Denies Support For Sharia Law

A Northern Illinois blogger has published a constituent communication from the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) that suggests an individual should be allowed to live his or her life in compliance with Sharia Law, particularly if a U.S. court rules as such.