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House Republican Introduces Bill That Would Give President ‘Dictatorial Powers’ To Wage War

By: Nick Bernabe, D.C. Clothesline -   Following the clear failure of the ‘War on Terror’, launched by George W. Bush following 9/11, the US will re-up it’s efforts, which have only seemed to cause an increase in terror operations around the world. Members of Congress, including many within the President’s own party, are looking for more


The Child Trafficking Documentary Congress Did Not Want You To See (VIDEO)

  “They would not believe it, because it is the unthinkable. That is why we can get away with it.” –Unknown Yes, It Is The Unthinkable! Why would the modern American Church stand down concerning the homosexual agenda? Why are politicians in Washington D.C. voting in favor of what God calls an Abomination? The wide-spread acts of pedophiles committed against our children


New Bill In Congress Would Ban Private Citizens From Owning Body Armor

A new law that has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives "would prohibit the sale, transfer or possession of military-level body armor by civilians".  In other words, private citizens all over the entire nation would be permanently banned from owning body armor if this bill gets passed and signed into law. The bill


50 Members Of Congress Urge EPA And USDA To Reject New GMO Crops

GE Crops Would Lead to Dramatic Increase in Use of Toxic, War-era Herbicide 2,4-D Fifty Members of Congress led by Representatives Peter DeFazio (D-OR-04) and Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-ME-01) wrote today to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) expressing “grave concerns” over Dow Chemical's Enlist Duo™ herbicide and new varieties


Beware The Dangers Of Congress’ Latest Cybersecurity Bill

A new cybersecurity bill poses serious threats to our privacy, gives the government extraordinary powers to silence potential whistleblowers, and exempts these dangerous new powers from transparency laws. The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2014 ("CISA") was scheduled to be marked up by the Senate Intelligence Committee yesterday but has been delayed until after next


Congress Knows About Government Sponsored Child Trafficking And Its Relationship To The Present Immigration Crisis

Today was the day that I was going to produce the final chapter on the present immigration crisis. What a difference 24 hours can make. It is with a heavy heart that I am compelled to state that there is so much new information surfacing about the current government planned and sponsored immigration crisis, that


Obama Asking Congress For $4 Billion For Illegal Immigrant Crisis HE CAUSED

In regard to how much Obama is asking to help stem the tide of illegal immigrants surging at the U.S.-Mexico border, Reuters is reporting that earlier estimates of $2 billion were way off. Try nearly $4 billion: The $3.7 billion request is higher than initial estimates of $2 billion. White House officials said they never


Congress Reaffirms Indefinite Detention Of Americans Under NDAA

  The US House of Representatives approved an annual defense spending bill early Thursday after rejecting a proposed amendment that would have prevented the United States government from indefinitely detaining American citizens. An amendment introduced in the House on Wednesday this week asked that Congress repeal a controversial provision placed in the National Defense Authorization


For The First Time Ever, More Than Half The Members Of Congress Are Millionaires

Wealthy members of Congress are living the high life at taxpayer expense, while most of the rest of the country continues to suffer through one of the worst economic periods in our lifetimes.  According to an analysis conducted by the Center for Responsive Politics earlier this year, more than half of the members of Congress


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 www.benswann.com


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”


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