Debt Ceiling Sets Up Major Battle In Congress

U.S. Secretary Of The Treasury Janet L. Yellen Sent A Letter To Congressional Leaders Thursday Notifying Them That The Agency Has Begun Taking “Extraordinary Measures” As The Federal Government Bumps Up Against Its Debt Limit Of Just Over $31 Trillion.

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NIH Spends Millions In Taxpayer Dollars On Equity, LGBT Issues Instead Of Researching Cures

The National Institutes of Health Is Increasingly Spending Its Time, And Funds, On Equity And LGBT Issues As Well As “Systemic Racism And Inequities.”

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Texas Congressman Files 3 Articles Of Impeachment Against Mayorkas

U.S. Rep. Pat Fallon, A Republican From Northeast Texas, Filed Articles Of Impeachment Against Department Of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. Fallon Is The Second Congressman To Do So In Less Than A Year.

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We Stood Our Ground, We Changed How Congress Works (By Congressman Andy Ogles)

It Matters How Congress Works. For The Last Several Years, A Few Select Members Of House Leadership – From Both Parties – Have Worked In Secret To Draft Bills And Prevent Most Members Of Congress From Having Any Kind Of Say Over Important Pieces Of Legislation. If Members Want To Introduce An Amendment To Improve A Bill, “Too Bad, So Sad”. Unless House Leadership Likes Your Idea, It Probably Won’t Even Be Debated – Much Less Voted On.

That’s What I Fought Against All Of Last Week. When House Leadership Tries To Deny The Right Of Rank-And-File Members To Influence The Debate, They’re Really Limiting The Right Of The American People To Influence The Debate Of What’s Being Considered In Their Name. That’s Unacceptable, And It’s Why I Was Proud To Join Nineteen Of My Colleagues In Saying Enough Is Enough.

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2022 Ends With Democracy In A Global Crisis (Op-Ed)

According To The Latest World Freedom Index, Democracy Is Facing Its Most Serious Crisis In Years. Its Basic Tenets, Including Guarantees Of Free And Fair Elections, Human Rights Protections, Freedom Of The Press, And Democratic Rule Of Law Have Come Under Attack Around The World. This Increased Due To The Mandated Restrictions On Individual Rights By World Governments During The Pandemic.

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