Pelosi to donate $2 million to protect House majority

From THEHILL.COM Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) will donate $2 million to protect Democrats’ narrow House majority next year. A spokesperson for Pelosi confirmed to The Hill that she will give $1 million to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), House Democrats’ campaign arm, and $1 million to House Majority PAC, their top outside group. The donations … Read more

House rejects bid to lower federal voting age to 16

From WWW.WASHINGTONEXAMINER.COM The House on Wednesday rejected a measure to lower the nation’s voting age to 16. Lawmakers voted 125-302 to reject an amendment proposed by Rep. Ayanna Pressley to lower the mandatory minimum voting age for federal elections. Voters must be 18 years old to vote in federal elections. “My amendment would enfranchise young Americans … Read more

Lawmakers introduce bill to repeal Biden’s war powers following Syria strike

From WWW.FOXNEWS.COM A bipartisan group of senators Wednesday called for the repeal of presidential war powers granted by Congress in 1991 and 2002, which would revoke authorization for military force in the Middle East, as tensions rise between the U. S. and Iran. Senators Tim Kaine, D-Va., and Todd Young, R-Ind., introduced legislation that would formally … Read more

Mitch McConnell on Donald Trump: We’re looking to the ‘future,’ not ‘the past’

From NEWS.YAHOO.COM WASHINGTON – That Mitch McConnell-Donald Trump feud is still happening. The Senate Republican leader, dismissed last month as “a dour, sullen, and unsmiling political hack” by Trump, made clear Wednesday he did not watch the former president’s comeback speech on Sunday – and does not agree with Trump’s suggestion that the party should “get … Read more

Bipartisan Group Of Senators Seek To Strip Biden Of Certain War Powers

From WWW.DAILYWIRE.COM A bipartisan group of senators on Wednesday introduced legislation seeking to rein in war powers from President Joe Biden by repealing two decades-old military authorizations. The move comes on the heels of Biden’s military air strike in Syria on Thursday night without first seeking congressional approval. The legislation introduced from Sens. Tim Kaine (D-VA) and … Read more