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US State Department Blocks Iraqi Nun from Testifying Before Congress

All but one of the members of an Iraqi delegation of minority groups—comprising representatives of the Yazidi and Turkmen Shia religious communities—have been granted visas to come for official meetings in Washington. The lone member denied a visa was the only Iraqi Christian in the group, a Catholic nun.

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House Democrats In Triage Mode

House Democrats are pulling ads from a formerly competitive Northern Virginia House race, a sign that they are in triage mode as well-heeled outside groups pour money into Senate races instead, Roll Call reports. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee canceled

House Democrats In Triage Mode

LIVE: House Special Hearing on Ebola Crisis in Africa

The House Foreign Affairs Committee is now holding a special subcommittee hearing on the ongoing Ebola outbreak in Africa. Members of the committee interrupted their August recess to hold a hearing on the critical issue hearing important testimony from disease

LIVE: House Special Hearing on Ebola Crisis in Africa

U.S. Congress Gets an F on International Religious Freedom

The Venn Institute has just released it mid-term scorecard on International Religious Freedom (IRF) for the 113th session of Congress, and Congress has received a resounding F.  Only a handful of members received high scores: on the House side Frank

U.S. Congress Gets an F on International Religious Freedom

An Important Virginia Congressional Race to Watch

This Saturday in northern Virginia, voters will head to the polls for the Republican Firehouse primary election in Virginia’s 10th Congressional District to succeed retiring Congressman Frank Wolf. In this race, one candidate stands out far above the rest: Barbara

An Important Virginia Congressional Race to Watch

VA CD 10 GOP Primary Candidates Meet At Townhall Forum

A Republican Congressional primary town hall relating to Virginia’s 10th CD is happening on Sunday afternoon at Patrick Henry College in Purcelleville. Five of the six Republican candidates joined WMAL Radio’s Chris Plante, who is moderating the afternoon political event.

Mark Levin Endorses Barbara Comstock for Congress

On his Wednesday night radio show, conservative talker Mark Levin endorsed Republican candidate Barbara Comstock for the House seat soon to be vacated by Rep. Frank Wolf (R-VA). Frank Wolf is retiring. This is my congressional district and I want

Mark Levin Endorses Barbara Comstock for Congress

Reps Matheson and Wolf Announce Their Retirement

Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah, and Rep. Frank Wolf (R-VA) announced their retirements today after serving many years in congress. Matheson’s seat, in the heavily Republican 4th District is seen as an easy pick-up for Republicans.  Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love,

Government, Left Pushes 'Virtual Gun Control'

Having defeated President Obama’s quest to shoot holes in the Second Amendment, a GOP Leadership aide recently told the Huffington Post the House would soon spend time examining the link between link between video games and violence, essentially kicking off

Government, Left Pushes 'Virtual Gun Control'

Rep. Wolf Questions FBI Director over Report About Relationship with CAIR

Congressman Frank Wolf (R-VA) wrote a letter to FBI director James Comey regarding the just-released Department of Justice Office of Inspector General report relating to the bureau’s relationship with the Council on American Islamic Relations. Since 2008, the FBI had

Rep. Wolf Questions FBI Director over Report About Relationship with CAIR

Rep. Wolf: Benghazi Survivors Have Been Asked to Sign NDAs

Rep. Frank Wolf took to the House floor this morning and claimed that sources have told him the survivors of the Benghazi attack have been asked to sign non-disclosure agreements to prevent them from speaking. Referring only to “trusted sources”

Congressman Rips Holder over Ft. Hood Stonewalling

Thursday on Capitol Hill, Rep. Frank Wolf (R-VA) went after Attorney General Eric Holder for his failure to explain how the Fort Hood terrorist attack was classified as “workplace violence,” depriving victims of Purple Hearts and appropriate medical coverage. “We’re

Congressman Rips Holder over Ft. Hood Stonewalling

Momentum for Benghazi Select Committee

There is only one certainty surrounding the terroristattack that occurred in Benghazi, Libya last September 11th: seven months later, the American people andthe families of the victims and wounded still do not know all the facts andspecifics that resulted in

Momentum for Benghazi Select Committee

PseudoScience: Obama Directs CDC to Research Gun Violence, Video Games

Politicians regularly employ “science” or “research” to promote their policy agendas. A “study” that finds a result consistent with a politician’s bias is a time-honored way to push legislation. The tactic can even make strange-bedfellows. Last month conservative GOP Rep.

PseudoScience: Obama Directs CDC to Research Gun Violence, Video Games

Some Obvious Questions About the Lack of a Benghazi Probe

It has been 70 days since Congressman Frank Wolf (R-VA) introduced House Resolution 36 on January 18, 2013. If passed, this important resolution would create “a select committee to investigate and report on the attack on the United States consulate

Some Obvious Questions About the Lack of a Benghazi Probe

House GOP Witness: Reading Bible Can Cause Violence

This morning, VA Rep. Frank Wolf convened a hearing of the Commerce Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee he chairs. The subject of the hearing was youth violence and, specifically, the role video games play in encouraging violent behavior. A

House GOP Witness: Reading Bible Can Cause Violence