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State Department Dismissed Boko Haram Concerns In 2012

Pressed by dozens of lawmakers from both parties in 2012 to putgreater focus on growing violence by Boko Haram, the Islamistmilitant group that recently kidnapped 200 teenage girls inNigeria, the State Department sent something akin to a formletter in reply.

State Department Dismissed Boko Haram Concerns In 2012

House Passes Stripped-Down Farm Bill

On Thursday afternoon, House GOP Leadership engineered final passage of a stripped-down Farm Bill. Getting there wasn’t pretty. First, the Leadership removed all provisions related to the food stamp program, which comprises the overwhelming majority of spending in the bill.

House Passes Stripped-Down Farm Bill

Arizona Congressmen to Hold Field Hearing on IRS, EPA Overreach

Arizona Reps. Paul Gosar, Matt Salmon, David Schweikert and Trent Franks will be holding a special select congressional field hearing on Monday afternoon to examine President Barack Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) overreach. Arizona Attorney

Arizona Congressmen to Hold Field Hearing on IRS, EPA Overreach

Jerusalem Day on Capitol Hill

Foreign policy leaders gathered with dignitaries from Israel on June 4 in Washington, D.C., to speak on Jerusalem Day. It highlights one of the most volatile and intractable geopolitical issues America faces, concerning a city and nation that are sacred

Jerusalem Day on Capitol Hill

Eric Holder, greatest Attorney General ever

One of the 56 times Attorney General Eric Holder answered “I don’t know” to a question during his unpleasant House Judiciary hearing on Wednesday pertained to the Born Alive Infants Protection Act.  It’s been around since 2002, but Holder doesn’t

GOP Introduces Bill Banning Abortions in D.C. After 20 Weeks

Representative Trent Franks (R-AZ) introduced a bill on April 26 banning most abortions in Washington, D.C. after 20 weeks. He introduced a bill requiring this same restriction last year that failed to pass.  The Susan B. Anthony List (SBA) and other pro-life

GOP Introduces Bill Banning Abortions in D.C. After 20 Weeks

UN Official Blames America, Israel for Boston Bombing

U.N. Human Rights Council Palestine monitor Richard Falk is arguing that the Boston Marathon bombing was carried out in “retribution” for U.S. military actions in Iraq and Afghanistan, “American global dominion,” and supposed Israeli influence of American foreign policy. Concerning

UN Official Blames America, Israel for Boston Bombing

Christians March in Jerusalem in Support of Israel

(AP) Christians march in Jerusalem in support of IsraelBy LAUREN E. BOHNAssociated PressJERUSALEMWaving blue and white Israeli flags, thousands of evangelical Christians from around the world filled streets of downtown Jerusalem on Thursday in a show of support for the

Christians March in Jerusalem in Support of Israel

Political Correctness Hurts American Society

This week Representatives Michele Bachmann, Trent Franks, Louie Gohmert, Tom Rooney, and Lynn Westmoreland came under attack by the liberal media and so-called conservative Republicans because they were doing their job as legislators.   These patriotic Members of Congress sent

Political Correctness Hurts American Society