Congressman David Young (R-Iowa): Working together as neighbors who look out for each other, we can begin to turn back the sinister enterprise of human trafficking.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted 229 to 188 to overturn former President Obama’s rule forbidding states from defunding Planned Parenthood of Title X money.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted 280 to 140 for the Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015 that repeals Obamacare’s 2.3% medical device excise tax.
Congressman Rod Blum (R-Iowa) joined a bipartisan majority in the House of Representatives to pass H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.
Prolife leaders call on Congress to pass H.R. 36, Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, the eve of the 2nd anniversary of Kermit Gosnell’s conviction.
David Shedlock: Abortion is a snake. As Harriet Tubman once put it, “You don’t wound a snake, you kill it.” The Pain-Capable Abortion Ban would only wound.
Tuesday afternoon Reps. Trent Franks (R-AZ) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) introduced H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act in the U.S. House.
Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) won re-election to a 3rd term with 216 votes out of 408 cast on the first ballot with 25 Republicans voting against.
Congressman-Elect David Young yesterday was appointed to the United States House of Representatives’ Appropriations Committee for the 114th Congress.
The U.S. House of Representatives last night approved, 228 to196, a late-term abortion ban which prohibits abortion after 20 weeks post-fertilization.
An interesting conversation took place while standing in line for “Terminator”, the newest roller coaster at Magic Mountain. We were visiting the park on home school day and enjoying the conversation and friendship with a fellow home schooling family, when Scott Scharpen began to share his passion for our Nation and her Constitution. “I was […]
With the health care debate, ACORN, and other things that distract. I completely missed this. Erick Erickson of RedState posted on a vote that is huge, but most of us overlooked. If you want an indication of just how radical the Democrats in Congress have become, consider the vote on H.R. 3221. The legislation, which […]
Big news to cap off a no good, lousy absolutely horrible week for ACORN. The House votes to passed the “Defund ACORN Act” by an overwhelming margin 345-75. This covers any future funds, and is pretty comprehensive. The text of the bill below: HOUSE VOTES TO DEFUND ACORN HT: Big Government See if your Representative […]
1. Fifteen lawsuits that will make you want to sue somebody. That reminds me of this. 2. My blogging friend Andy introduced a new blog for a seminary project he’s doing (he attends Dallas Theological Seminary) on the Trinity called A Trinity of 3. This blog is intended to “explore people’s thoughts and issues with […]
I follow Representative Michele Bachmann (R-Minnesota) on Twitter. She shared today a video of her speaking on the House Floor about the “Cramdown” Mortgage Bill which was passed last night in the House by a 234-191 margin. Twenty-four Democrats joined with Republicans to oppose this bill, and seven GOP voted in favor of it. She […]
Much attention is being focused on the presidential election and that is understandable. Not many are focused on what is going on with Congressional races. All indications are that this will be a Democratic year and that Democrats will be able in build upon their majorities making the Senate filibuster proof. On top of that […]