Report that FBI sought nuclear documents sharpens Trump showdown with Justice Department

(CNN.com) (CNN)A report that FBI agents searched for classified documents related to nuclear weapons at Donald Trump’s Florida resort could explain the urgency of the unprecedented operation at the home of an ex-President and takes his showdown with the Justice Department to a grave new level. The account in The Washington Post could also undercut Republican lawmakers, who didn’t wait for details of the case before criticizing a search they claimed was more typical … Continue reading Report that FBI sought nuclear documents sharpens Trump showdown with Justice Department

SMH!! House Republican Rep. DesJarlais to introduce new bill to block Biden student loan relief

Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., is set to introduce a bill that will aim to block President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan.  Student loan debt cancellation ‘very regressive’: Dartmouth college student “There’s a lot of people out there that took out loans and, you know, maybe didn’t get their dream job, but don’t pay them back,” DesJarlais told FOX Business. “So to somehow decide that they … Continue reading SMH!! House Republican Rep. DesJarlais to introduce new bill to block Biden student loan relief

SAY WHAT!!! Tennessee Republican Suggests Books Deemed Inappropriate Should Be Burned

(AP) — Tennessee Republicans advanced legislation Wednesday that would place more scrutiny over what books are placed in public schools libraries, moments after the bill’s House sponsor said any inappropriate book should be burned. The measure is just one of several proposals introduced in Tennessee this year designed to impose more scrutiny and transparency in public school libraries amid a national spike in book challenges and bans. … Continue reading SAY WHAT!!! Tennessee Republican Suggests Books Deemed Inappropriate Should Be Burned

PRAYERS!! Long-serving Utah US Senator Orrin Hatch dies at age 88

(AP) — Orrin G. Hatch, the longest-serving Republican senator in history who was a fixture in Utah politics for more than four decades, died Saturday at age 88. His death was announced in a statement from his foundation, which did not specify a cause. A staunch conservative on most economic and social issues, he also teamed with Democrats several times during his long career on … Continue reading PRAYERS!! Long-serving Utah US Senator Orrin Hatch dies at age 88

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid passes away at 82

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid died Tuesday after a battle with cancer. He was 82 years old. Reid, a Nevada Democrat, served in Congress from 1983 until his retirement in 2017. He became majority leader in 2007 and served in that position until 2015. The former senator was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2018. He announced in 2019 his cancer was in remission. “Harry … Continue reading Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid passes away at 82

Tim Scott in GOP response to Biden: ‘Hear me clearly — America is not a racist country’

Sen. Tim Scott on Wednesday knocked President Biden for “empty platitudes” about national unity while also accusing the US of “systemic racism” in a blistering Republican response to Biden’s first speech to a joint session of Congress. The South Carolina Republican said Democrats hypocritically talked about unity while filibustering his policing reform bill and rejecting GOP efforts to influence Biden’s recently passed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill. … Continue reading Tim Scott in GOP response to Biden: ‘Hear me clearly — America is not a racist country’