Posts Tagged ‘Congress’

Columbia University president tells Congress school has disciplined professors over Gaza views

Columbia University’s president told a GOP-led congressional committee that the school had disciplined multiple professors over their views on Gaza. The hearing came as campuses across the country has been escalating attacks on Palestine activism. Source

‘The 401(k) industry owns Congress’: How lawmakers quietly passed a $300 billion windfall to the wealthy

Five months before Congress faced a near-catastrophic standoff over the debt ceiling, with Republicans demanding restrictions to food and Medicaid programs to rein in spending, a bill that raised the cost of private retirement savings accounts to $282 billion per year was quietly signed into law. In this era of deeply divided politics, the 2022 […]

Congress Set To Investigate FBI/CIA Setup of Alex Jones

GOP lawmakers have vowed to launch an official investigation into the CIA and FBI’s sabotage of Infowars host Alex Jones’ businesses. On Wednesday, Rep. Troy Nehls told Benny Johnson that Jones should fight back against […] The post Congress Set To Investigate FBI/CIA Setup of Alex Jones appeared first on The People's Voice. Source

MAGA Cultist Pastor Mark Burns Makes A Third Run For Congress

Right-wing pastor, conspiracy theorist, and unabashed Trump cultist Mark Burns is running for Congress once again. Burns, who unsuccessfully ran for Congress in South Carolina in 2018 and 2022, has now switched districts for his latest run, perhaps hoping that voters in his new district will not be familiar with his long history of lying […]

Hamas like all resistance groups, from the African national congress to Irish Republican

Posted on April 5, 2024 by uprootedpalestinians Mar 29, 2024 Journalist and historian Paola Caridi, author of “Hamas: From Resistance to Regime,” joins The Chris Hedges Report to discuss the roots and nature of Hamas, and what we miss when we unthinkingly cast Hamas as nothing more than a terrorist organization. Journalist and historian Paola […]

BETRAYAL OF GOP BASE! US Congress could pass Ukraine funding soon – House speaker

READ HERE: https://www.rt.com/news/595232-us-ukraine-aid-bill/ Source

Chuck Schumer’s speech widens rifts over Israel in Congress

The seething tensions and divisions in the United States over our policy toward Palestine were already boiling over, and it’s is looking like Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer might have lit the match that can make it explode. The long-term result might be the end of the bipartisan consensus on Israel. Schumer’s speech in the […]

Congress hands China another win 

It’s time for my colleagues to put up or shut up. If they are serious about the threat from China, then they need to get serious about investing in America.  Source

Biden to call on Congress to pass budget with $258B in housing investments

President Biden to call on Congress to pass his budget that includes $258 billion in housing investments while he is in Nevada on Tuesday. The president is set to give remarks in Las Vegas, where he will outline that his plan includes mortgage relief credit, which would provide middle-class first-time homebuyers with a tax credit… […]

“A Pork Fest Of Epic Proportions”: Congress Passes Spending Package To Avert Shutdown

By Jacob Burg of The Epoch Times Speaker of the House Mike Johnson (R-La.) makes a statement alongside (L–R) Rep. Mike Turner (R-Ohio), Mike Rogers (R-Ala.), and Mike McCaul (R-Texas) outside the White House on Jan. 17, 2024. (Samuel Corum/Getty Images) The Senate passed six government funding bills on March 8 to avoid an impending […]

Jim Biden confirms to Congress that his nephew Hunter met with “spy chief of China” Patrick Ho in 2017

Jim Biden confirms to Congress that his nephew Hunter met with “spy chief of China” Patrick Ho in 2017 Political consultant and first brother James “Jim” Biden has officially confirmed that his nephew Hunter Biden met with Patrick Ho, who the presidential son dubbed the “spy chief of China,” in 2017. He confirmed the September […]

Survey reveals dissatisfaction among Californians for Biden and Congress ahead of 2024 elections

(NaturalNews) A recent nonpartisan Public Policy Institute of California poll has uncovered deep-seated dissatisfaction among residents as the state approaches… Source

Ex-Jim Biden business partner disputes loan testimony before Congress

A former business partner of Jim Biden’s is disputing an account the president’s brother gave to Congress about hundreds of thousands of dollars in loans his company received. Biden told congressional investigators that fund manager Michael Lewitt forgave $225,000 in loans to Biden’s firm, according to a transcript of his Feb. 21 testimony released Friday. […]

Congress Must Fight Modern Day Slavery

Authored by Callista L. Gingrich via RealClear Wire, On February 13, the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act with a vote of 414-11. The bipartisan legislation, authored by Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ), will reauthorize the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 – which expired in […]

A news anchor runs for Congress

With help from Shawn Ness Fresh off his job as a CNN journalist, John Avlon is hoping to bring star power to the sleepy 1st Congressional District primary on the east end of Long Island — a swing seat now held by first-term Republican Rep. Nick LaLota. “This fight is too important for Democrats to […]

State Department Threatens Congress Over Censorship Programs

State Department Threatens Congress Over Censorship Programs Source

Still Looking at You, Kids: Congress Aims to Extend Warrantless Surveillance for the Foreseeable Future

These measures have no place in a free and democratic society. Source

It’s ‘Close To Criminal Neglect’ For Congress Not To Pass Ukraine Aid Bill Says Biden

It would be “close to criminal neglect” for Congress not to pass billions of dollars in additional military aid to Ukraine according to President Biden. Biden made the remark to reporters on Friday during an Oval Office meeting with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz. BYPASS THE CENSORS Sign up to get unfiltered news delivered straight to […]

Ilhan Omar Needs To Be Expelled From Congress & Investigated As An Undeclared Foreign Agent

Submitted by Andrew Korybko, Ilhan Omar is an ethno-bigoted warmonger who embodies everything that she claims to oppose about the US and Israel, and her removal from Congress is required to prevent her from exploiting her position to provoke a regional war. Somali-born Congresswoman Ilhan Omar accidentally outed herself as an undeclared foreign agent while […]

F-16s? US Border Patrol Mutinies Against Biden Order, Congress Must Remove Him Under 25th Amendment

Biden blabbering about sending F-16s against discontented Americans was the moment he should have been removed under the 25th. That is the talk of a madman. So now Texas has defied a Supreme Court order and the Executive Branch, over a clear Constitutional issue, in which the Supreme Court upended the plain English of the […]

If Congress abandons Ukraine, Cuba’s communists will take full advantage

Cuba’s regime is committed to fortifying the Russian cause. The U.S. must be equally committed to aiding the Ukrainians. Source

Congress Quietly Passed a Bill Last Summer Called ‘Disease X Act’ – Media Blackout

In June 2023, the U.S. Congress quietly passed a new bill called House Resolution 3832, also known as the Disease X Act of 2023, that references a deadly pandemic that is coincidentally the subject of […] The post Congress Quietly Passed a Bill Last Summer Called ‘Disease X Act’ – Media Blackout appeared first on […]

Republicans spearhead Congress’s assault on endangered species with 2024 bill riders

Powered 100% by reader donations, NationofChange is your ad-free, transparent platform for progressive journalism and activism. Make a difference by donating now. U.S. lawmakers, primarily Republicans, have introduced an unprecedented number of anti-wildlife measures into the fiscal year 2024 appropriations bills. This legislative move comes despite warnings from scientists about a possible sixth mass extinction, […]

Support Exit UN & WHO: Two Bills Before The US Congress, HR 6645/S 3428, Which Would Withdraw US From UN, WHO, IHR, And All UN Programs!

Please God, oh please make this happen. Let the people support this and push it through our leaders lockstep blockades to the winning finish line. INTEREST OF JUSTICE JAN 13, 2024 GET USA OUT OF WHO/UN NOW! THEY ARE HEARING YOU! There is hope! Two companion bills have just been introduced into the U.S. House […]

Congress Allows National Parks to Ban Cash, as Prep for CBDC China Social Control System, Vaccine Mandates

Above Image: WEF World Economic Forum founder Klaus Schwab holding copy of his 2017 book “The Fourth Industrial Revolution” in which he writes: “Any package, pallet or container can now be equipped with a…radio frequency identification (RFID) tag…similar monitoring systems will also be applied to the movement and tracking of people.” What better place to […]

Congress Takes Step To Hold Hunter Biden In Contempt

By Zachary Stieber of Epoch Times Members of Congress on Jan. 10 approved a report and resolution that recommends holding President Joe Biden’s son in contempt. A U.S. House of Representatives panel voted approve the report and resolution, which says that Hunter Biden, 53, violated federal law by refusing to appear for a deposition behind […]

Biden bypasses Congress to expedite arms sales to Israel amid Gaza conflict

Administration’s move to fast-track defense equipment to Israel raises ethical and legal questions amidst ongoing conflict. Source

Congress stares down brutal January

Lawmakers are staring down a brutal opening to 2024 as border talks and work on President Biden’s $111 billion supplemental could slip into January while Congress attempts to navigate two government funding deadlines. Senators on both sides of the aisle say negotiators are still far away from a border deal of any sort, which Republicans… […]

Anticipating a New Trump Presidency, US Congress Bars Future Presidents from Withdrawing from NATO

Congress has just approved legislation that would stop any president from withdrawing the United States from NATO without approval from the Senate or an Act of Congress, The Hill reports. “The measure, spearheaded by Sens. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), was included in the annual National Defense Authorization Act, which passed out of […]

State Department Approves Sale Of Tank Ammunition To Israel In Deal That Bypasses Congress

Bypassing Congress with emergency determinations for arms sales is an unusual step that has in the past met resistance from lawmakers. Source

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