Republican Rep. Liz Cheney (Wyo.) has been set to deliver an opening statement at the first hearing of the January 6 Select Committee. At the hearing on Tuesday, Cheney’s remarks will follow the Democrat chair of the committee, Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson (D).
National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Tom Emmer (R-Minn.) said Republicans are going to retire House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif) once and for all.
Lawmakers said they’re aiming for a vote on the bipartisan infrastructure bill this week.
Republican Sen. Pat Toomey (Pa.) said the Democrats held a political advantage by continually bringing up the January 6 investigation. In an interview on Sunday, the Pennsylvania lawmaker said he supported a “truly bipartisan” Senate investigation into the January demonstration.
President Trump delivered remarks during Turning Point USA’s Student Action Summit in Phoenix, Arizona. The 45th president discussed a variety of topics, which ranged from the economy to the 2020 presidential election.
Texas Republican Rep. Ronny Jackson has expressed concern about Joe Biden’s cognitive abilities. In an interview on Thursday, the former White House doctor said he was fearful over our national security with Biden at the helm.
A Republican congressman proposed a bill that would put a hold on immigration for at least a decade. On Friday, Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar (R) announced his sponsorship of the bill and said a moratorium needed to stem illegal immigration.
The Biden administration has lost support on the key issue of border security in 85 battleground congressional districts. A poll conducted by the National Republican Congressional Committee throughout the month of July found that voters believed Republicans in Congress were better equipped to deal with the issue of borer security.
GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-N.C.) has vowed to prosecute Dr. Anthony Fauci if Republicans take control of the House in 2022.