Neil Riser for Congress #LA05-Election TOMORROW!
“We had rabbits when we needed tigers.” — Ronald Reagan writing in his diary of congressional Republicans LLPH Endorsed Neil Riser (R-LA 05 CAND) Endorsed by Freedomworks and the Louisiana Tea Party, State Senator Neil Riser is the conservative leader that we need in Washington D.C.! His opponent for the run-off is Vance McAllister, who we were about to endorse until we found out about his | Read More »
Amnesty in the House of Representatives…Tuesday-VOTE Dean Young in #AL01!
The Washington GOP Establishment is caving again…this time led by RINO Rep. Jeff Denham of California: Roll Call Reports: “I’ve got a card in my pocket of people I’m going to talk to on the floor each time I go down to vote,” the California Republican said in an interview with CQ Roll Call. “There are a lot of theories on how many Republicans we | Read More »
Rep. Mick Mulvaney (@RepMickMulvaney) Blasts Boehner’s Surrender Plan! #DefundObamacare
From The Hill: Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.) told The Hill on Friday that if GOP leaders follow through with a plan to bring up a short-term continuing resolution in September that simply keeps spending at sequester levels, he would oppose it, and suggested there were many others who felt the same way. “A short-term CR that doesn’t have any conservative principles attached to it other | Read More »
Matt McCall (R CAND-TX 21) for Congress 2014!
Cross Posted from LLPH: See here LLPH Endorsed Matt McCall (R CAND-TX 21) LLPH is honored to announce our first 2014 candidate endorsement, endorsing Matt McCall to defeat RINO Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX 21) in 2014. First, let’s meet Rep. Lamar Smith: -He’s most famous for his infamous SOPA bill that would have greatly destroyed our freedom on the internet. -He voted for Hurricane Sandy | Read More »
17 RINOs Agree To Let Richard Cordray Run Our Lives!
Cross Posted From LLPH: See Here By a 71-29 majority, the Senate agreed to invoke cloture on the nomination of Former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray to be the next Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director. 17 Republicans Voted to give this man the power to regulate and destroy our lives. Here are the names and pictures of these RINOs: Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), Roy Blunt | Read More »
Urgent Update: Conservatives Unite Against House Farm Bill Shenanigans!
Cross Posted from LLPH: http://llphsecondrevolution.wordpress.com/2013/07/11/key-vote-absolutely-no-on-farmbill-tcot-cutspending-corporatewelfare/ http://heritageaction.com/key-votes/no-on-permanent-farm-bill/ While many realize the bill would repeal the 1938 and 1949 permanent farm law, few realize it would also create new permanent law – the commodities title in H.R.2642 would become permanent. As a result, lawmakers would not have a built in check, in the form of a reauthorization, in the years ahead. Instead, market-distorting programs would continue indefinitely, like | Read More »
Morning 7/10/13: #House #Energy & #Water #Appropriations!
Cross Posted from LLPH: http://llphsecondrevolution.wordpress.com/2013/07/10/9-00-morning-update-71013-house-energy-and-water-appropriations-fy2014-amendments-and-results-tcot-cutspending-wewantcutsnow/ Good morning. The House will return at 12: 00 PM today to continue consideration of the House Energy and Water Appropriations FY 2014. Here are the results and roll call votes from yesterday: Moran Amendment #1 (would have given Corps of Engineers more power to regulate waters—LLPH urged no—it failed!): http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2013/roll311.xml Moran Amendment #2 (would have given Corps of Engineers more power | Read More »
The House GOP Committee Chairmen Are Pathetic!
Cross Posted from LLPH: http://llphsecondrevolution.wordpress.com/2013/07/03/most-of-the-house-gop-committee-chairmen-are-pathetic-primaryhim-in-2014-tcot/ Yesterday, LLPH released our scorecard for the 113th Congress 1st Session January-June 2013. We will be doing another scorecard for July-December 2013, but this first official scorecard provided a glimpse at the way members are performing. While we did score issues that some conservatives may disagree on, such as cuts to national defense, it was absolutely possible to receive a passing | Read More »
LLPH Congressional Scorecard Released for January-June 2013!
Cross Posted from LLPH: http://llphsecondrevolution.wordpress.com/2013/07/02/llph-releases-113th-congress-scorecard-january-june-2013/ Here’s the Scorecard (more info below): 113th House-Senate Total OVERALL Scorecard An exciting 6 months have passed, and LLPH is now releasing our 113th Congress Scorecard for January-June 2013. But first, a review of the 6 months: LIFE: The House passed the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 1797), a strong pro-life bill. Unfortunately, the Senate (controlled by the Democrats) is unlikely | Read More »
Even Liberals Oppose Harry Reid, Dianne Feinstein, and Patrick Leahy’s Gun Control Bills!
Several gun ban bills are expected to be debated in the Senate soon, but Senator Harry Reid may have to deal with opposition from moderates. Everyone knows that moderate Democrats (especially those up in 2014) are concerned about voting for this bill. But who would have thought that liberals oppose these gun control bills? The Daily Caller interviewed a leading official of the ACLU who | Read More »