575: Days since the start of this Republican Congress as of August 2, 2016. Only 250: Days the GOP House has been in session, including 42 pro-forma days in which the House gaveled in & out in a matter of minutes &… Continue
The former chairman of the House Budget Committee, Speaker Ryan is trying his best to distract from his embarrassing failure to pass a budget.
The Speaker says, “I think we’re doing much better” than Speaker Boehner, but here are the facts about how extreme, right-wing radicals continue to derail progress and run the show in the House GOP.
The fact is that it’s House Republicans who are protecting the ability of terrorists and criminals to obtain deadly weapons.
RYAN TOWN HALL FACT CHECK: Not A Dime’s Worth of Difference Between House Republicans and Donald Trump
Speaker Ryan has welcomed his Party’s standard-bearer, Donald Trump, with open arms – and as he just said on CNN, “on most things we have common ground.” Indeed, we’ve seen again and again that the House GOP’s agenda of discrimination is in… Continue
Apparently, what qualifies for “real leadership” in the House Republican Conference is kicking the can down the road on legislation to save lives.
Yes, House Republicans: there are dangerous things happening in the Capitol.
“A fake solution.” “A nearly impossible standard.” “Just a talking point.” That’s what the Republicans are pushing with their Cornyn-NRA bill.
Yesterday, House Democrats joined with families and gun violence prevention advocates across the country for a National Day of Action on Commonsense Gun Violence Prevention. In the wake of House Democrats’ historic sit-in on the Floor of the House, Americans from every walk of life came together to share their stories and send a message to the GOP Congress: House Republicans must end their reckless obstruction and join with Democrats to take action to disarm hate.
House Democrats’ historic, 26-hour No Bill, No Break sit-in on the Floor has resonated across the nation – energizing Americans who are tired of Republicans’ reckless obstruction of bipartisan gun violence prevention legislation.