Conservative groups are standing up to protect the First Amendment as freedom of speech and the press have been suppressed by Big Tech. However, they are now facing threats from members of Congress.
Congress appears to be passing up an opportunity to address the issue of dark money in politics following past bipartisan attempts. This comes as tensions appear to be growing on Capitol Hill over sweeping election reform proposed by House Democrats, which is something they said they would do last fall.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy doubled down on his efforts to defend Americans’ right to free speech. While speaking on the House floor Wednesday, he called out the Democrat push to censor conservative voices.
A House committee is set to hold a hearing regarding alleged disinformation in broadcast media. Members of the House Subcommittee on Communications Technology said Wednesday’s shearing is to examine “disinformation and extremism in the media.”
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s pick to lead the review of Capitol Hill security faced scrutiny among Republicans.