HERE0:3

House of Representatives

US military failed Americans in Benghazi, says House
www.bbc.co.uk
A new report from Republicans in the House of Representatives finds that the US military failed to protect the four Americans who died in Benghazi. [...]
0
Like
Save
US election 2016: Former House Speaker Boehner calls Ted Cruz ‘Lucifer’
www.bbc.co.uk
US presidential hopeful Ted Cruz has been called "Lucifer in the flesh" by the former Speaker of the House of Representatives and fellow Republican, John Boehner. [...]
0
Like
Save
U.S. House committee subpoenas two Secret Service agents over security incident
whbl.com
A House of Representatives committee subpoenaed two U.S. Secret Service agents on Tuesday after an incident this month when agents allegedly drove a car past White House ... [...]
0
Like
Save
Rand Paul Introduces Bill to Counter Obama Executive Amnesty
www.thenewamerican.com
Sen. Rand Paul introduced the Preventing Executive Overreach on Immigration Act, companion to the bill (H.R. 5759) that passed the House of Representatives on December 4. by Warren Mass [...]
0
Like
Save
A Good Year May Not Save These Three Vulnerable House Republicans
blogs.rollcall.com
In his recent column, “Weak GOP Candidates May Need More Than a Good Year,” Stu Rothenberg pointed out how a handful of under-performing Senate candidates could cost Republicans the majority. Similarly, though the House of Representatives is not in play, a trio of GOP incumbents could cost their party larger gains in the House. [...]
0
Like
Save
What are presidential executive orders?
www.bbc.co.uk
Republicans in the House of Representatives have begun the process of suing President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding his constitutional authority when he unilaterally delayed an insurance coverage deadline written into his 2010 healthcare overhaul. [...]
0
Like
Save
A Primer on Boehner v. Obama – Washington Wire – WSJ
blogs.wsj.com
The House of Representatives on Wednesday voted 225-201 to authorize Republican Speaker John Boehner to bring a lawsuit against the Obama administration accusing the president of overstepping his legal authority. Here are answers to some frequently asked questions about the unprecedented constitutional battle unfolding in Washington. [...]
0
Like
Save
An update on comprehensive immigration reform
www.barackobama.com
There’s been a lot of discussion recently about the future of the fight for comprehensive immigration reform, especially in light of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's primary defeat. But the path forward is still the same—and that path is still blocked directly by Speaker John Boehner in the House of Representatives. [...]
0
Like
Save
Kevin McCarthy elected Republican House majority leader
www.bbc.co.uk
US Congressman Kevin McCarthy has become the second-ranking member of the House of Representatives in a Republican caucus leadership election. [...]
1
Like
Save
House votes to shut down NSA phone-snooping
www.washingtontimes.com
In an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote that would have been unthinkable just a few months ago, the House on Thursday approved a bill to cancel the government’s bulk-data collection programs, including the NSA’s phone-records snooping. Reading further into this we find that Mr. Obama has once again become flexible enough (read "pressured") to do a complete about face in his position on the snooping. [...]
0
Like
Save
US House passes bill on NSA bulk data sweep
www.bbc.co.uk
The first legislation aimed at ending the National Security Agency's bulk collection of US phone records has been passed by the House of Representatives. [...]
0
Like
Save
US House set to vote on new Benghazi inquiry
www.bbc.co.uk
The US House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on whether to create a panel to investigate the White House response to the 2012 attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya. [...]
0
Like
Save
US House votes to ban plastic guns for another 10 years
www.bbc.co.uk
The US House of Representatives has approved a 10-year extension of a ban on plastic guns invisible to metal detectors. [...]
0
Like
Save
Boehner to kill amnesty bill
www.examiner.com
Speaker John Boehner has stated today that he will not be bringing any immigration reform package to the House of Representatives for further discussion, indicating that the House will not be rushed into considering so-called "amnesty" legislation desired by the Obama White House and the Senate. [...]
0
Like
Save
Democrats reject proposed US House fiscal plan
www.bbc.co.uk
US Democrats have rejected a proposal from House of Representatives Republicans to extend the debt limit and reopen the federal government. [...]
0
Like
Save