House Republicans Launch An Excellent New Transparency Website
Cheers to John Boehner, Cathy McMorris Rodgers and the House Republican Conference for implementing an excellent idea. On Thursday, they launched a new website dedicated to government transparency. It is
DCCC to Republicans: Stop ‘Playing Politics’ with the Troops
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee announced Friday it will launch a series of district-specific radio ads targeting vulnerable Republicans who voted against President Obama’s controversial war supplemental package. As a
Our goal is to retire Nancy Pelosi by electing Republicans who represent your values in government.
Three votes on the stimulus and budget…three times House Republicans stood unified in opposition to wasting taxpayer money on trillion dollar boondoggles. Yet each time these disastrous bills passed the
Mike Pence at CPAC
One of the best decisions made this year by House Republicans was putting Mike Pence in charge of the House Republican Conference. Yesterday at CPAC, he proved it. Pence was
You only get to see the bill if you want to vote for it
Well this is a new one on me. According to Congressional Quarterly this morning, House Republicans led by Jack Kingston (R-GA), took to the House floor to demand to see
Supposedly, House Republicans are “modern day Hoovers” (one wonders just how long Colbert King had to stay up at night to think that one up). Never mind the fact that
Jeff Flake Headed to Oversight and Government Reform Committee
Conservative activists have been pushing hard for Jeff Flake to get on the Appropriations Committee. Sources on the Hill tell me this afternoon that at Jeff Flake’s request he will
BREAKING: Don Young Withdraws
I reported this morning John Boehner told Don Young ($-AK) that Young would be opposed as ranking member on the Natural Resources Committee. House sources tell me Don Young has
John Boehner Stands Up to Don Young
This is some big news being leaked to RedState by a source on Capitol Hill. In a meeting yesterday afternoon, John Boehner informed Rep. Don Young that Boehner would not
My letter to my Congressman: Be a Maverick!
Just sent this in via www.house.gov, which is very slow tonite. Dr. Weldon voted for the bill Monday, saying it was a poor bill but he felt pressured to do
Pelosi Play’s Lucy to the Bailout Bill’s Charlie Brown!
A curious narrative about the so-called bipartisan compromise bailout bill started to form after Speaker Pelosi made her wildly partisan speech seen here and here and the subsequent failure of
To Mike Pence and the House Republicans; When are you people gonna learn?
So the Democrats screwed you and the American people again? I’m shocked, shocked, to see you guys played like fiddles by the Democrats (again). The problem is evident in your
National Review Rains On the Show
Several conservatives in the House tell me they are hacked off at National Review for a blurb that appears in the print edition of the magazine this week. Here is
The U.S. House Republicans’ “Speak-In”
It was as unexpected as it was unprecedented in U.S. House history.After already barely passing a resolution to give themselves a five week paid vacation, the Democrat Congress sneakily adjourned