The attempt by House Speaker Paul Ryan and other powerful Republicans to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act (ACA or “ObamaCare”) has run into a buzz saw of opposition from both sides. Most proponents of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) concede that the Act is “not perfect.” But there is “political reality” to consider—what can make it through the congressional sausage-making machine? Already Congress is telling us the most important consideration for them: staying in power. The 2018 election will be a “bloodbath” for Republicans if AHCA is not passed—or else if it is passed. Continue reading
Today 1st District Rep. Jim Bridenstine and 3rd District Rep. Frank Lucas were guests at the ceremony in the White House as President Trump signed into law S. 442, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Transition Authorization Act of 2017.
“For our space program to be successful, NASA needs consistency in its mission,” said Congressman Bridenstine. Continue reading
Judges that are ruling against President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration are applying rules that have never been applied before, according to Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz, a long-time liberal.
Dershowitz, who said he opposes Trump’s policy but believes Trump has authority to issue the order, noted that judges are not looking at whether the law gives Trump the power to act, but instead at Trump’s campaign statements. Continue reading
Opinion: Bill Clinton is still making speeches for big money, but The Daily Sheeple suggests, “Apparently former president Bill Clinton has completely lost his mind and has no idea who or where he is.
“In his first public speaking engagement since his wife lost the election, Clinton found it within himself while delivering the keynote at an event hosted by the Brookings Institution to say, ‘We have to find a way to bring simple, personal decency and trust back to our politics.'” Continue reading
Video Report: Tuesday Senator Lankford appeared on PBS Newshour to discuss Intelligence issues, including the president’s wiretaping claim, the congressional investigation into Russian interference with our elections, and news of a new Wikileaks classified information dump.
While obvious the media tilts left, Senator Lankford is extremely specific on the issues and relevancy of subjects under review by Congress. Continue reading