Yesterday, House GOP leaders went to desperate lengths to target LGBT Americans – forcing Members to break regular order, support bigotry and switch their votes on Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney’s anti-LGBT discrimination amendment
The same radical, special-interest priorities of the last Congress.
Former Republican Presidential candidate Marco Rubio blasted the House Republican Conference’s Zika funding proposal.
Speaker Ryan and his House Republican Conference say they’re shocked at presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump’s appalling policies and despicable rhetoric. Yet for years, Republicans in Congress have advanced the same kind of extremist, reprehensible language and discriminatory legislation.
Ahead of Donald Trump’s visit tomorrow to Capitol Hill, the House Republican Conference continues to act surprised by his extreme remarks and vile legislative proposals.
For months, House Republicans have refused to act on President Obama’s urgent request for an emergency supplemental to confront the growing threat of the Zika virus. There are more than 1,000 Americans – including more than 100 pregnant women – with confirmed cases of Zika, but House Republicans continue to dawdle in the face of this frightening threat.
It’s been six months, Speaker Ryan. Time for the training wheels to come off! Here’s a brief list of the promises you’ve made to the American people since taking the gavel.
The American people have waited more than 2,200 days – and endured 63 House GOP votes to repeal or undermine the Affordable Care Act – to see the Republican fantasy plan to replace the ACA. And even though Republicans have admitted that they’re never going to actually produce a replacement bill, Speaker Ryan finally teased out the big idea that the GOP spent six years thinking up: “An Old Idea That Doesn’t Work,” according to The Huffington Post.
Weeks after blowing past the statutory deadline to enact a budget, Republicans in Congress are lashing out.
According to CNN, “Paul Ryan wants everyone to know he’s no John Boehner.”