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President Trump on Monday followed other Republican leaders in questioning why the Obama administration “failed to act” on the intelligence that Russia's meddling in U.S. politics began in 2014. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Fox News Politics
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is imposing a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections, meeting its deadline to do so and likely setting up a challenge from Republicans. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Fox News Politics
From mental health options to stronger background checks, here's what 15 Republican senators have said about the Florida school shooting and gun control. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Fox News Politics
Can Americans unify and prove Putin wrong? [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Fox News Politics
The Secret Service said Monday it detained someone scheduled to drive a press van in President Trump's motorcade in Florida after agents discovered a personal firearm during a security check. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Fox News Politics
In a newly published interview, former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus said Trump was considering firing the FBI director from “Day One,” weary of his “soap opera” approach to investigations. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Fox News Politics
We live in Virginia, home of the first President of America, George Washington, so it's George Washington's birthday in the Commonwealth although it is no longer celebrated on his February 22 birthday. The year was 1732 when Washington was born in Westmoreland County. With the turmoil currently roiling the country in [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Bearing Drift
Governor Ralph Northam is joined by Senator Bill Stanley, Delegate Charles Poindexter, Senator Jennifer McClellan, and Senator Lynwood Lewis. On Friday Governor Ralph Northam signed his first piece of legislation as governor, SB866, that extended the license for Pioneer Community Hospital of Patrick County to December 31, 2018. The legislation, [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Bearing Drift
The U.S. Congress is on recess the week of February 19-23, 2018. They will return Monday, February 26. The post U.S. House and Senate on Recess This Week appeared first on Bearing Drift. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: Bearing Drift
Aaron Feis was the right man in the right place at the right time but was legally prevented from using the right, constitutionally protected tool to do the job. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: American Thinker
Mental health expert Dr. Jimmy Kimmel explains why you shouldn't have guns. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: American Thinker
If for nothing else, Americans need to be grateful to Thomas Jefferson for giving us the language and values of liberty and freedom. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: American Thinker
Scapegoats to diplomacy trumping the rule of law. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: American Thinker
CPAC is the coal mine, and the canary has fallen dead. What will become of the conservative movement? [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: American Thinker
Socialism acquired a pragmatic political cover that preserves its enduring appeal, found acceptance by the American Left, and was gradually incorporated into the policies of the Democratic Party. [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: American Thinker
Former Delegate Harry “Bob” R. Purkey, 84, passed away on Friday. He served in the Virginia House of Delegates from 1986 until 2013, representing part of Virginia Beach. House Speaker Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) issued a statement on hearing the news of Del. Purkey's passing. “I am sad to hear about the [...]
Sun, Feb 18, 2018
Source: Bearing Drift
They're a total disgrace to the office of the presidency and an affront to America and to ‘We the People'… portraits deliberately painted to mock the reverence of the office that we as Americans hold dear. In fact, the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery should refuse to hang them or else hang [...]
Sun, Feb 18, 2018
Source: Tea Party Tribune
This column today is going to boil all the hyperbole away and look at the gun situation in our nation without rose-colored glasses for any side. As the old-detective on ‘Dragnet' used to say; “Just the facts ma'am.” FACTS; The United States of America has an Amendment in the Bill of Rights [...]
Sun, Feb 18, 2018
Source: Tea Party Tribune
Articles about chain migration have three common characteristics: 1) They are presented as thoughtful, in-depth discussion of the topic; 2) They are quick to arrive at conclusions and hammer then in repeatedly; and 3) They are extremely sparse in details. You can read a hundred such articles without understanding what percent of legal migration is [...]
Sun, Feb 18, 2018
Source: Tea Party Tribune
From the House of Delegates Republican Caucus…. The Virginia House of Delegates Committee on Appropriations proposed a two-year state budget Sunday that includes no new general fund taxes, pay raises for teachers and state employees, additional funding for the cash reserve to protect our Triple-A bond rating, $98 million more than [...]
Sun, Feb 18, 2018
Source: Bearing Drift
Action Items for this Week: February 19 – February 23 WASHINGTON REPORT FOR 1/29/18 Website PDF CALL TO ACTION Please take the following actions this week: Remind your two U.S. Senators and U.S. Representative that the American people want lower spending levels, we do NOT want DACA wrapped up in a spending bill, and we absolutely [...]
Sun, Feb 18, 2018
Source: Tea Party Patriots
It's the weekend and time to catch up with all the great Bearing Drift posts you may have missed. Pour yourself a cup of coffee and enjoy the weekend roundup: –Update on the 2nd District Race by Andrew Hull –The Score: Millennial Caucus, Crossover, Twitter. Is the GOP Rebranding Itself? by Scott [...]
Sun, Feb 18, 2018
Source: Bearing Drift