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Donald Trump proposes 4.1 Trillion Dollar Budget

President Trump Budget Proposal Raises Concerns

This time, it’s not just Democrats who are upset. While Democrats have been quick to decry President Trump’s first budget proposal to Congress, they have been joined by more than a few Republicans. While not all of them are outright condemning the proposal, many have

Rep. Al Green Calls for Trump Impeachment

The Texas Democrat made the call on the House floor on Wednesday. “I rise today with a sense of responsibility and duty to the people who have elected me, a sense of duty to this country, a sense of duty to the Constitution of the

Healthcare Bill Vote Scheduled

Could this be the win that Trump and GOP need? GOP claims they have the votes to make the passage of their healthcare bill a reality. Should Speaker Paul Ryan manage to finally vote on and pass GOP health bill on Thursday, it will be

Government Funding Deal Reached, Goes to Vote

The deal would fund the federal government through September. Bipartisan congressional negotiators reached an agreement late Sunday on a massive spending bill. If approved by the House and Senate the government would be funded through the end of September. According to officials, the plan would

House passes temporary funding measure to avoid shutdown.

Congress Avoids Shutdown…For Now

Crisis averted, for now. Congress has approved a short-term measure to keep the government funded for another week. This will allow lawmakers more time to reach a deal on a larger spending package. The measure now heads to the president’s desk for his signature. The

Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel face off for Congressional seat.

Ossoff vs. Handel: Showdown in the Peach State

In June, District 6 voters in Georgia will pick their new representative. But who to choose? It’s an election that should have received little attention and yet somehow has become a national spectacle. Not that it isn’t an important one. Certainly it’s quite important to

Rep. Jason Chaffez will not seek reelection in 2018.

Rep. Jason Chaffetz Will Not Seek Reelection

The powerful Utah Republican has decided to return to the private sector. Chaffetz announced Wednesday he will not be a candidate for any political office in 2018. He posted the statement on his Facebook page. “After long consultation with my family and prayerful consideration, I

Can Trump Unify the Republican Party?

Can Trump Unify Republicans?

As America approaches 100 days of President Trump, leadership questions remain. As we approach the 100 day mark, there is no doubt that Trump has failed to rally the country around him. Political divisions are as deep as they have ever been and no where