House Passes Bill to Block Obama's Planned Executive Amnesty

House Passes Bill to Block Obama's Planned Executive Amnesty

The House of Representatives voted Friday evening to pass a bill that blocks President Barack Obama from continuing or expanding executive amnesty via the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program or programs like it. The bill passed 216 to

Fleming: Aware of Five to Six GOP Members Skeptical of Border Bill Order

Fleming: Aware of Five to Six GOP Members Skeptical of Border Bill Order

WASHINGTON, D.C.–While some of the House’s most conservative immigration hawks have signaled support for the expected border package, Louisiana Republican Rep. John Fleming remains skeptical and says that he is aware of about five or six other members who feel

Manchin on EPA Rule: Obama Administration 'Deniers'

Manchin on EPA Rule: Obama Administration 'Deniers'

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Obama administration are “deniers” if they believe they can take drastic energy action without causing other deleterious effects, according to West Virginia Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin. “You know we talk about deniers. I would say they’re

John Boehner Violates The Hastert Rule Again

John Boehner Violates The Hastert Rule Again

A bill that reauthorized the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, which was criticized on the right as unnecessary interference by the federal government in the free market, passed the House in violation of the so-called “Hastert Rule” Thursday. The bill passed

House Resolution Denounces War on Christmas

House Resolution Denounces War on Christmas

A bipartisan, non-binding House resolution, introduced by Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-CO), would “strongly” disapprove “of attempts to ban references to Christmas.” The resolution has “36 co-sponsors, including two Democrats, Reps. Nick Rahall (D-WV) and Mike McIntyre (D-NV).” Rahall, one of the

WV Dems Rip Obama EPA For Killing 150 Coal Jobs

WV Dems Rip Obama EPA For Killing 150 Coal Jobs

Yesterday, four top West Virginia Democrats ripped the Obama administration’s Environmental Protection Agency for taking action that will result in 150 lost mining jobs in the coal industry. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, Sen. Joe Manchin, Sen. Jay Rockefeller, and Rep.

Canaries: Democrats In Coal Country Run Away From Obama's 'War on Coal'

Canaries: Democrats In Coal Country Run Away From Obama's 'War on Coal'

Yesterday, prominent Democrats in West Virginia — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, Sen. Joe Manchin and Rep. Nick Rahall — announced they would not be attending the Democratic National Convention in North Carolina. And a spokesman for another Democrat, Rep. Mark