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GOP Leaders Dropping Border Wall Funds

John Binder, Federal funding for one of President Donald Trump’s premier policy proposals may be excluded from the House GOP’s budget for Fiscal Year 2017-2018. House Democrats, along with a few House Republicans, are working around-the-clock to make sure funding for the estimated $12 billion border wall is not factored into the GOP budget, according

Judge Jeanine Challenges GOP: ‘Put Your Big Boy Pants On,’ Get Behind Trump

In her Opening Statement on Saturday, Judge Jeanine Pirro praised President Trump for conducting a targeted airstrike in Syria, and urged Republicans to show courage similar to their party’s leader. “This is what we voted for,” she said. Pirro demanded that Congressional Republicans “put on their big boy pants” and have the political courage Trump

GOP Calls on Trump to Honor Promise to Defend Religious Liberty

Todd Starnes, In February President Trump made a promise to people of faith across the fruited plain. “My administration will do everything in its power to defend and protect religious liberty in our land,” the president said at the National Prayer Breakfast. When he campaigned for the White House he stated that the “first priority

US strike on Assad airfield sends ‘important message,’ GOP senators say

President Trump’s decision to strike an Assad airfield drew swift praise Thursday night from Republican senators who had urged him to take action in response to the chemical weapons attack in Syria, saying it sends an “important message” to the regime. “Unlike the previous administration, President Trump confronted a pivotal moment in Syria and took

GOP Kicks Another Can Down the Road

Bob Barr, While President Donald Trump wasted little time after taking his oath of office to outline his vision to “make America great again,” Republicans in Congress have behaved more like a sleepy bear waking from nearly a decade of hibernation. The latest example of this legislative yawn was the move by the House last

GOP Conservatives Were “Loyal” – To Principles

Bob Barr, Of all the muscles in the human body, none are perhaps more toned and strengthened than those in the index finger of moderate Republicans in Congress; particularly following the defeat of their high profile, “too-important-too-fail” health care legislation. There certainly was no shortage of finger wagging and pointing this week, following Speaker Paul