Earl Blumenauer

Earl Blumenauer

Dem Rep Blumenauer: Conyers Should Resign

On Wednesday’s broadcast of C-SPAN’s “Washington Week,” Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) stated that while it’s up to Representative John Conyers (D-MI) if he should resign, “I would think he should.” Blumenauer also said using taxpayer dollars to settle sexual harassment

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Democrats Invoke 25th Amendment, Question Trump’s Mental Health

Democratic lawmakers are openly questioning President Donald Trump’s mental health, and a growing number of them are invoking the 25th Amendment as a springboard to introduce legislation that would allow former presidents and vice presidents to determine if Trump is mentally unfit for office.

Cheap Oil Arrives So Democrat Rep Wants to Boost Fuel Taxes

Cheap Oil Arrives So Democrat Rep Wants to Boost Fuel Taxes

Gasoline prices are in free fall. And after last week’s OPEC decision to keep pumping oil at the same rate despite a growing international glut, they’re only going to go lower in the weeks ahead.  At the end of July,

Congressman: No One Read $1T Omnibus Bill

Congressman: No One Read $1T Omnibus Bill

When asked whether he read the 1,528-page,  $1.1 trillion government spending bill before he voted for it yesterday, Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) said, “Nobody did!” On Capitol Hill on Thursday, CNSNews.com asked Blumenauer: “The omnibus bill yesterday, it was 1,582

Bono to Talk Poverty with World Leaders at Global Citizen Fest

Bono to Talk Poverty with World Leaders at Global Citizen Fest

(AP) NEW YORK–U2 frontman Bono and a long list of world leaders will attend next week’s Global Citizen Festival to help fight poverty. United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, leaders from several countries and congressional members will join Stevie Wonder,

Witness Blasts Dems: Your 'Preposterous' Words Give IRS 'Power' to Target

Witness Blasts Dems: Your 'Preposterous' Words Give IRS 'Power' to Target

On Tuesday, John Eastman, the Chairman of the National Organization for Marriage, tore into Democrats on the House Ways and Means Committee defending the IRS for targeting conservative organizations like his.  In response to criticism of his organization, Eastman said

House Moves to Defund NPR

From Politico: Meredith Shiner reports from the Hill that the House Rules committee will hold an emergency meeting Wednesday at 3 p.m. on H.R. 1076, the measure “to prohibit funding of National Public Radio and the use of Federal funds

House Moves to Defund NPR

From Politico: Meredith Shiner reports from the Hill that the House Rules committee will hold an emergency meeting Wednesday at 3 p.m. on H.R. 1076, the measure “to prohibit funding of National Public Radio and the use of Federal funds