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Rep. Duncan Hunter: Colleague’s ‘art’ disrespected cops

Rep. Duncan Hunter, The U.S. Capitol represents many things to different people, but one thing it’s not is a modern art museum.    Every year, Members of Congress host an art competition in their congressional districts and the winners—selected through a variety of ways—are given the honor of having their artwork displayed in the U.S.

If Trump really wants a ‘beautiful’ wall, here’s what he’s gotta get right

Rep. Duncan Hunter, Donald Trump’s proclamation that he would build a “wall” along the U.S.-Mexico border was a major selling point in his campaign for the presidency.  It was this commitment that helped propel Trump to the forefront of a crowded field of primary opponents either unwilling or hesitant to back the idea, and it

We can defeat ISIS with the right strategy. Mosul is just the beginning

Rep. Duncan Hunter Over the last several days, the fight led by the Iraqi Army to liberate Mosul and drive the Islamic State from the city is cause for some optimism.  The spine of the Iraqi military is finally stiffening and with the help of U.S. and coalition forces, the liberation of Mosul now appears

Lawmaker Urges Pentagon to Take Action on Child Rape, Insider Attacks in Afghanistan

Morgan Chalfant | Free Beacon Rep. Hunter writes defense secretary after reports Taliban using child sex slaves to mount attacks. A Republican lawmaker is seeking information about the Pentagon’s efforts to discourage Afghan forces from sexually abusing children following a report that the Taliban is using child sex slaves to mount insider attacks against police

Trump Heads Into Ryan Meeting With Little Reason to Compromise

Donald Trump is coming to his meeting with House Speaker Paul Ryan Thursday to deliver a message to the Republican establishment, his advisers say: Get on board or get out of the way. “Mr. Trump doesn’t need to do anything,” said Representative Duncan Hunter, the California Republican who co-chairs Trump’s U.S. House Leadership Committee. “As

Trump garners two more endorsements in U.S. Congress

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Thursday won endorsements from two more U.S. Congress members as he battled to be his party’s nominee. Of the 300 Republicans in Congress – 246 in the House of Representatives and 54 in the Senate – Trump now had the explicit support of 11 with the newly announced public

Donald J. Trump Announces U.S. House Leadership Committee Co-Chairmen

Today Donald J. Trump is announcing that Duncan Hunter and Chris Collins will serve as co-chairs of his campaign’s U.S. House Leadership Committee. Congressmen Hunter and Collins will lead outreach efforts to their fellows Members of Congress in support of Mr. Trump’s message to Make America Great Again. Mr. Trump stated, “Congressman Hunter and Congressman Collins

Could U.S. Constitution Be Changed to Eliminate Second Amendment?

Entire founding document may be up for review after Michigan vote The entire U.S. Constitution could be up for review after Michigan became the 34th state to vote in favor of a Constitutional Convention, satisfying a rule that states America’s founding document can be amended if two thirds of state legislatures approve the measure. Article

Did Michigan just trigger ˜constitutional convention’? Bid gains steam

 WASHINGTON –  Momentum is building behind what would be an unprecedented effort to amend the U.S. Constitution, through a little-known provision that gives states rather than Congress the power to initiate changes. At issue is what’s known as a “constitutional convention,” a scenario tucked into Article V of the U.S. Constitution. At its core, Article