CRUZ ACCUSES DEMOCRATS OF PLAYING ‘RIDICULOUS THEATER’ IN PROPOSALS FOLLOWING MASS SHOOTINGS

From THEHILL.COM Texas Sen. Ted Cruz (R) on Tuesday accused Democrats of playing “ridiculous theater” by proposing universal background checks and other reforms following mass shootings, which he claimed would take “away guns from law-abiding citizens.” Cruz’s remarks came during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on gun violence, that was scheduled ahead of the deadly mass … Read more

BIDEN URGES CONGRESS TO PASS ASSAULT WEAPON BAN

From THEHILL.COM President Biden on Tuesday called on Congress to ban assault weapons and high-capacity magazines and to close loopholes in the background check system after a gunman killed 10 people at a grocery store in Boulder, Colo. “I don’t need to wait another minute let alone an hour to take common sense steps that will … Read more

MICHELLE OBAMA SLAMS ‘LEADERS WHO WON’T TAKE A STAND TO SAVE LIVES’ FOLLOWING BOULDER SHOOTING

From THEHILL.COM Former first lady Michelle Obama tore into U.S. lawmakers who she said stand in the way of meaningful legislation meant to curb gun violence in America, reforms she says would help prevent mass shootings like the one in Boulder, Colo., this week. “I’m heartbroken by these recent tragedies of gun violence, and I just … Read more

Trump Says Republicans ‘Need Better Leadership Than Mitch McConnell’

From WWW.WESTERNJOURNAL.COM Former President Donald Trump said in a new interview that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is “hanging by a thread.” “If you look at what had happened with the election, Mitch McConnell should have fought,” Trump said on “The Truth with Lisa Boothe” podcast. “He did nothing. He should have fought.” “They would have … Read more