ted-cruz:-senate-should-subpoena-hunter-biden-and-the-whistleblower

As impeachment for Christmas heats up in Washington, GOP senators are sending a not so subtle messages to House Democrats about what Pandora’s present they are about to unwrap. Early Friday, Sen. Lindsey Graham sent official requests to the State Department for documents pertaining to Burisma and its board member Hunter Biden. Later, Sen. Ted…

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congress-seeks-to-sanction-officials-from-countries-holding-americans-hostage

Congress is considering new legislation that would require President Donald Trump to sanction any foreign government official involved in holding Americans hostage, a move that would prevent these foreigners and their family members from obtaining U.S. visas, according to congressional sources working on the bill. Sens. Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) and Ted Cruz (R., Tex.)…

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lee-introduces-bill-to-let-courts-instead-of-bureaucrats-settle-labor-disputes

A new bill would return the power to adjudicate labor disputes back to federal courts instead of being resolved by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). Utah Republican Sen. Mike Lee reintroduced the “Protecting American Jobs Act” Thursday. Lee charges that the NLRB, an independent federal agency created to enforce the National Labor Relations Act…

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aoc,-ted-cruz-co-sign-letter-blasting-apple,-activision-blizzard-over-censorship-of-hong-kong-protesters

A group of high profile lawmakers, including Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) issued a scathing rebuke of Apple and Activision Blizzard, America’s largest video game developer on Friday, blasting the companies for acquiescing to the communist Chinese government’s censorship of its dissidents.   In a letter addressed to Apple CEO Tim Cook,…

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be-brave-be-water.-be-ready:-three-days-among-the-freedom-protesters-in-hong-kong

On a gray, humid day in June, a 35-year-old man named Marco Leung climbed atop a platform on elevated scaffolding outside the ritzy complex known as Pacific Place in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong, and announced he was tired of being ignored. He wore a bright yellow raincoat festooned with slogans — in the…

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graham:-‘irresponsible’-for-trump-to-withdraw-us.-troops-from-syria

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) on Monday blasted President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops from the northern border of Syria. Graham called in to Fox and Friends to rebuke Trump for the withdrawal, which will happen in advance of a planned invasion of the region by Turkey. “This impulsive decision by the president has undone…

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fracking-ban-proposed-by-2020-dems-would-kill-millions-of-jobs

A proposed fracking ban put forward by leading Democratic presidential candidates would have a devastating impact on U.S. jobs, energy independence, and even national security, according to several studies. Reports from the American Petroleum Institute, Independent Petroleum Association of America, and U.S. Chamber of Commerce painted a stark picture of the economic fallout from ending…

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facebook-ramps-up-censorship-against-pro-life-group,-hours-after-gop-senators-issue-warning-to-zuckerberg

Just hours after four GOP senators penned a letter demanding Facebook rescind its decision to flag Live Action’s content as “false” based on the analysis of two abortionists, the monopolist social media giant doubled down it’s censorship of the leading pro-life organization. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg defied the requests of Sens. Josh Hawley (R-MO), Ted…

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four-senators-write-facebook-condemning-censorship-of-pro-life-group

Republican Sens. Josh Hawley (Mo.), Ted Cruz (Texas), Mike Braun (Ind.), and Kevin Cramer (N.D.) sent a letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday to condemn Facebook’s “so-called fact-check” of the pro-life group Live Action. “Your company, like Twitter, Google, Pinterest and so many other major Silicon Valley social media firms, has been repeatedly…

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iran-issues-sanctions-on-top-trump-admin-officials,-sen.-cruz

Iranian lawmakers are preparing to issue a salvo of sanctions on top Trump administration figures and their supporters in Congress, according to reports in the country’s state-controlled press that have already elicited reaction from those officials targeted. Iran’s parliament has set the stage for Tehran to sanction White House National Security Adviser John Bolton, Treasury…

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