Tag: Rep. Marsha Blackburn

Sen. Bob Corker

Sen. Bob Corker Ends Speculation He Created, Says Will Not Seek Re-Election

Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) ended two weeks of media speculation he created when he floated the idea that he was having “second thoughts” about not running for re-election when his chief of staff told Politico the frequent critic of President Trump has decided he will not seek a third term in the U.S. Senate.

Baby in Womb

Twitter Retreats on Marsha Blackburn Senate Ad

Twitter has reversed its decision to block Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Senate campaign ad that contained a video touting her work as chairwoman of the House Select Panel investigating allegations of fetal tissue trafficking for profit.

access to abortions

Woman Dead After Late-Term Abortion in New Mexico

An autopsy report reveals a 23 year-old woman died following a late-term abortion at the nation’s largest abortion facility that markets abortions throughout all nine months of pregnancy.

tuberculosis

Three Foreign-Born Cases of Multi-Drug Resistant TB in Nashville, Tennessee

All told, in the six years between 2010 and 2015, seven cases of MDR TB were diagnosed in the state of Tennessee, including the three Nashville cases. The Tennessee Department of Health confirms that two of these seven cases of MDR TB were refugees, four were foreign-born but not refugees, and one was U.S.-born.

Cate Dyer

House Panel Issues Subpoenas for StemExpress Finance Records

The House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives has issued subpoenas in order to obtain the accounting and banking records of biomedical company StemExpress, which may have allegedly partnered with abortion business Planned Parenthood in a scheme to profit from the sale of the body parts of aborted babies.

Center for Medical Progress Liver Tissue

Democrats Demand Halt as House Panel Reveals Profits from Babies’ Organs

Democrats who have received thousands of dollars in campaign contributions from Planned Parenthood failed to derail a hearing called by a bipartisan House panel that is investigating the abortion business’ alleged involvement in the for-profit sale of aborted baby body

Newt Gingrich (Michelle Moons / Breitbart News)

Newt Gingrich: I Believe Paul Ryan Will Announce Tonight

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich said Tuesday that he believes Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) will make an announcement as soon as tonight regarding whether he will run to replace current Speaker John Boehner (R-OH).

Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) (L) greets Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America Inc. during her testimony in a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, September 29, 2015 in Washington, DC. The committee is hearing testimony on the use of taxpayer funding by Planned …

Jason Chaffetz ‘No Wrongdoing’ Comment on Planned Parenthood Raises Concerns

Pro-life leaders are concerned that lawmakers aren’t serious about eliminating funding for Planned Parenthood. The worries come as a “panel” has been created to study Planned Parenthood’s activities, this one headed by Rep. Marsha Blackburn, also considered to be a potential candidate for House Speaker. According to The Hill, Blackburn said, “Our investigation has raised many more questions than we’ve been able to find answers. We need to have a national conversation about these practices. This is a discussion we cannot shy away from.”