Category - House of Representatives

Conservative Freedom caucus continues to...

The House Freedom caucus is continuing with its ultraconservative methods of going against the Obama administration and against the Republican leadership in Source: theheralding.com

McCarthy Quits: The Tea Party and Republican...

Kevin McCarthy’s decision to pull out of the House Speaker race is a genuine political surprise only if you have ignored the steady move of the Republican Caucus from hard right-wing ideology to wrecker. Source: www.huffingtonpost.com

Pic Of The Moment: McCarthy: Stop Playing...

RT @littleredblog: #McCarthy: Stop Playing Politics With My Admission That Benghazi Is Pure Politics #WeGotEd #GOP … Source: www.democraticunderground.com

Boehner resignation spurs succession fight...

Boehner’s resignation has launched an unexpected leadership battle among House Republicans, pitting the establishment wing against tea party conservatives. Source: edition.cnn.com

Boehner Backs McCarthy, Starting Race for...

John Boehner blessed his top lieutenant, Representative Kevin McCarthy, to become the next speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, setting up a potentially contentious race for control of the chamber’s Republican majority. Source:...

Value Voters crowd cheers Boehner...

When they got the news that House Speaker John Boehner had resigned, several hundred evangelical voters who expected to spend their Friday hearing from the Republican candidates for president leapt to their feet and cheered. Source:...

Fellow Republican launches bid to oust...

A House Republican often at odds with John Boehner launched a bid Tuesday to kick the speaker of the house out of his job — an almost unheard-of rebellion … Source: www.youtube.com

U.S. House bars funding for...

The U.S.House of Representatives voted on Thursday to deny funding to cities that do not report undocumented immigrants to federal authorities, setting off outcry from the White House and immigration… Source: www.reuters.com

As Senate Stalls, House Conservatives Push...

House Conservatives are encouraging their Senate colleagues to follow through on their campaign promises and move forward with repealing Obamacare. Source: dailysignal.com