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Rep. Amash To Sen. Feinstein: ‘Hypocrites Like You Are Why The Public Can't Stand Congress’

We’ve entered Mel Brooks level government comedy. Can someone play a sad song on the world’s smallest violin for this woman? In the ultimate dictionary definition act of hypocrisy, head of the Senate Intelligence Committee Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) is complaining that the CIA violated her committee’s Fourth Amendment rights when she claims the agency

New Heights Of No Confidence In Government

“Washington is broken. My whole campaign has been premised from the start on the idea that we have to fundamentally change how Washington works.”  -Barack Obama The legislature is at a record disapproval as Gallup announced that Congress had reached a new low, winning the approval of just 9% of the American public. In addition, President

SOTU Cory Remsburg Standing Ovation, Embarrassing For Congress (VIDEO)

Ben Swann talks about the standing ovation given to Army Ranger Cory Remsburg during President Obama’s SOTU address.  Swann points out that Congress and President may be clapping for Remsburg but are doing nothing to actually honor veterans. --------------- Contributed by Ben Swann. Be sure to visit

Rich Congress, Poor America

The Center for Responsive Politics (CRP) calls itself "the nation's premier research group tracking money in US politics and its (corrosive) effect on elections and public policy." "Nonpartisan, independent and nonprofit, the organization aims to create a more educated voter, an involved citizenry, and a more transparent and responsive government." Doing so remains a major

Top 10 Ways Congress Wasted Your Money In 2013 (VIDEO)

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi claims “the cupboard is bare. There’s no more cuts to make.” The cupboard, however, is overflowing with liquor, crystal glassware, and more. Here is The Heritage Foundation’s list of the top 10 examples of wasteful government spending this year, serving as a reminder that there is no shortage of excessive

Congress Investigates Obama’s Attempt To Become Dictator (VIDEOS)

If Obama’s complete disregard for the constitutional limits imposed on the presidency continues, it will create a precedent in which future presidents will act as absolute autocrats. At a congressional hearing on Dec. 2, House Representative Trey Growdy (R-SC) asked what will stop Obama from not enforcing election laws considering his pattern of “prosecutorial discretion”

Dem Congresswoman Suggests “Martial Law” To End Government Shutdown (VIDEO)

Sheila Jackson Lee uses obscure language to characterize clean resolution Democratic Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee used obscure language to characterize the push for a clean resolution which would end the government shutdown, labeling it a form of “martial law.” Advocating for the passage of a clean continuing resolution that would, at least temporarily, end the

ENTIRE Congress Gives Standing Ovation To Cops After Killing Unarmed Mother (VIDEO)

Police shoot Miriam Carey, an unarmed mother. Congress applauds. MOXNEWSd0tC0M

Fate Update: Is the Government Shutdown a FEMA Drill?

I receive a small social security check monthly, on the first of each month, by direct deposit.  It has NEVER been late.  It normally comes through about 3:15 a.m.  Today it is late for the first and only time and my bank assures me that it is just a "technical glitch" and that the money

$5.25 Million For Senate Hair Care And 21 Other Ways Politicians Are Living The High Life At Your Expense

If you want to live the high life, you don't have to become a rap star, a professional athlete or a Wall Street banker.  All it really takes is winning an election.  Right now, more than half of all the members of Congress are millionaires, and most of them leave "public service" far wealthier than

Congress Moves To Outlaw Alternative Media

The alternative media is having a dramatic impact on the worldview of the country, so much so, that the US Senate is legislating against the only objective media left in the country. It is a well known fact that Senator Diane Feinstein wants your guns and now she wants control over your words. Feinstein believes

Drone Victims' Lawyer Denied Visit To Congress

The US government is being accused of derailing a congressional hearing that would be the first to hear testimony from survivors of an alleged CIA drone strike by failing to grant the family's lawyer a visa. Shahzad Akbar, a legal fellow with the British human rights group Reprieve and the director of the Pakistan-based Foundation

House Republicans Defund Obamacare Showdown

Repeal the bill if you’re not going to fix it.’ Everyone knows this thing isn’t ready. Everyone knows." - AFL-CIO The news that GOP House Representatives voted in favor of a celebrated defunding bill certainly has long dormant political soothsayers coming out in force with reports from their congressional sources. A good old-fashioned brash knucklers fight

Congress Quietly Extends 'Monsanto Protection Act'

A budget provision protecting genetically-modified seeds from litigation in the face of health risks was extended for three months in an approved US House of Representatives’ spending bill on Tuesday evening. Called “The Monsanto Protection Act” by opponents, the budget rider shields biotech behemoths like Monsanto, Cargill and others from the threat of lawsuits and

Incredible Letter From Dying Military Vet Sent To His Representatives In Congress

You will be amazed by the things that a dying military veteran wrote in a letter to the two U.S. Senators that are representing his state.  Like so many other Americans, this elderly vet is absolutely disgusted by the corruption and the incompetence that he sees coming out of Washington.  In the past, I have

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