Tonight, the President will outline his plan to help fix our broken immigration system and secure our future – showing strong leadership where Republicans have failed to act. But all House Republicans know is distraction, obstruction and dysfunction, so their reaction to… Continue
MEMORANDUM To: Interested Parties CC: Speaker Boehner and House Republicans Fr: Democratic Leader’s Press Office Dt: November 20, 2014 Re: Action on Immigration is Long Overdue The American people know our immigration system is broken and overwhelmingly support bipartisan, common sense comprehensive… Continue
…And it doesn’t seem like they’ll be going away any time soon. From The Hill: Shutdown talk grows in GOP Conservative House Republicans say they’re willing to shut down the government… Tea Party lawmakers emboldened by the GOP’s big midterm gains say… Continue
It’s time to take #GOPshutdown off the table, Mr. Speaker. It’s time to get working for middle class families. Americans have had enough of the Republican temper tantrums and “stunning negligence.”
Believe it: Speaker Boehner and House Republicans are threatening to shut down the government — again.
Gruber was simply factually wrong in the assertions he made.
SHOT: Washington Post – GOP crafts narrow agenda for new Congress, seeking unity, Democratic votes CHASER: WSJ – Boehner Strikes Combative Tone in Postelection Remarks Welcome back to GOP obstruction, distraction and dysfunction.
Speaker Boehner had an interesting interaction during his press conference with a reporter earlier today on the issue of immigration: Reporter. …on immigration…your conservative Members yanked you back. How can you… Speaker Boehner. No, no, no…what held us back last year was… Continue
Speaker Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell penned an op-ed today in the Wall Street Journal highlighting their plan to (allegedly) focus on middle class Americans “frustrated by…the stagnation of wages.” Unfortunately, the GOP ideas are more of the same, tired special interest first agenda we’ve seen for the past few years.
GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy desperately wants to prove that the GOP has the ability to work on behalf of the American people but as his partisan wish list highlighted in POLITICO yesterday shows more of the same including “new drilling on public lands” and “the House out of session on days besides Friday.”