Category Archives: Capitol Hill Updates

Senator Marsha Blackburn: Biden Admin Lost 85,000 Migrant Children & They Don’t Seem To Care

In a press conference with her Senate GOP colleagues on Wednesday, U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) slammed the Biden administration for losing track of 85,000 migrant children. She’s calling on HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra to immediately respond to her repeated inquiry about his knowledge of the potential child exploitation and the Department’s retaliation against whistleblowers.

Senator Kennedy urges Congress to remain focused on inflation: “We should keep our eye on the ball”

WASHINGTON – Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) has called on his colleagues in Congress to address high inflation, as it remains a serious problem for Louisiana families. During a speech on the Senate floor on Wednesday, Kennedy noted that Louisianians are paying an average of $798 more every month because of the inflation that has occurred […]

Following Bipartisan Push from Senators Rick Scott & Jacky Rosen, Israel Admitted to Visa Waiver Program

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Senators Rick Scott and Jacky Rosen applauded the announcement of Israel’s inclusion in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program following their bipartisan push. The Visa Waiver Program allows individuals from participating countries to travel to the United States for tourism or business for stays of 90 days or less without obtaining a visa. […]

Senator McConnell: Americans Are Tired Of Being Told Bidenomics Is Working

‘Nearly 70% of Americans think the economy is getting worse. And support for President Biden’s handling of the economy is at the lowest level of his presidency.’ WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding the economy: “The American people are absolutely sick, sick and […]

Sen. Cruz Calls for Halt in Secret Iran Negotiations After Leaked Emails Show Top Biden Officials Were Part of Iran Regime Operation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, released the following statement after reports in Semafor and Iran International revealed the existence of an extensive Iranian regime influence operation that involved current administration officials, including those linked to Robert Malley, the administration’s long-time Special Envoy to Iran: “These reports […]

Weekly House of Representatives’ Schedule 9/25/23

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 25TH   MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH The House is not in session. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH, AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK: On Tuesday, the House will meet at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m. On Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, the House will […]

Majority Leader Scalise Applauds Injunction on Biden’s Anti-American Energy Deal with Climate Radicals Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Print this Page Share by Email

House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement today after a federal judge ordered a halt to a Biden Administration decision to reduce the acreage of Lease Sale 261 and impose additional restrictions on operations as part of a back room deal with radical environment extremists: “I applaud the Court for correctly deciding […]

House Oversight Hearing Wrap Up: Bidenomics Levied an Inflation Tax on All Americans

WASHINGTON—The Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Energy Policy, and Regulatory Affairs held a hearing on Wednesday titled “Bidenomics: A Perfect Storm of Spending, Debt, and Inflation” to examine the failures of President Biden’s “Bidenomics” policies and their impacts on American households, workers, and small businesses. Key Takeaways: “Bidenomics” unleashed massive new federal spending and debt – only […]

Congresswoman Stefanik Co-Leads the CLASS Act to Counter Communist China’s Influence in American Classrooms

Washington, D.C.- Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, Congressman Dave Joyce (OH-14), and Congressman Ed Case (HI-01) introduced the Combatting the Lies of Authoritarians in School Systems (CLASS) Act to protect American educational systems from influence from Communist China or the People’s Republic of China. This legislation is in response to a report from Parents Defending Education which unearthed contracts for “Confucius Classrooms” […]

Senator Cotton: No Iranian Agent Released in Ransom Deal Should Stay in America

Washington, D.C. — Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) sent a letter this week to Secretary of State Antony Blinken requesting information about the Biden administration’s $6 billion payment to Iran, as well as the release of five Iranian agents. The letter notes that at least two of the Iranian agents reportedly plan to stay in the […]