The House has voted to repeal the 2002 Iraq War Authorization. The Thursday vote fell largely along party lines after proponents argued the two decade old law was no longer necessary.
President Trump criticized his successor’s performance at the G7 summit. During an appearance on conservative journalist Sara Carter’s podcast on Wednesday, Trump weighed in on the gathering of world leaders by arguing “they’re stealing our country.”
GOP representatives grilled both the Department of Justice and Democrats in the Capitol for down playing potential voter fraud and violence at the Capitol. Republicans in the House have held the DOJ and Washington D.C. Democrat’s feet to the fire over their role in the events leading up to the January 6 breach.
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) refuted Democrat threats to subpoena two former attorney generals as a partisan power grab. Speaking on the Senate floor on Monday, McConnell said the calls by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) to subpoena Jeff Sessions and Bill Barr is “an appalling move” by the Department of Justice.
The Senate confirmed a Biden nominated judge to replace Attorney Gen. Merrick Garland at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. On Monday, senators voted 53 to 44 to confirm Ketanji Brown Jackson to the position.
Some Democrats in and around Texas have done the unthinkable: they have forgotten the Alamo. What’s worse? They are trying to get others on board.
Rep. Byron Donalds (R-Fla.) questioned why he would support Democrats when they don’t support school choice. In an interview on Friday, the Florida lawmaker slammed the media for pushing the idea that all black people should be Democrats.
A bipartisan group of senators have come to an agreement on an infrastructure deal that now awaits approval by party leadership. The goal was to get the deal done by September and though it is only June, the efforts have been kicked into high gear.
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) has urged security officials in Washington to release the name of the officer who killed Ashli Babbitt. In an interview on Thursday, the California Republican questioned why justice hasn’t been served for Babbitt and called for transparency.