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As Congress pivots back towards health care reform

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  — Michael Clayton —   In an unexpected move

  — Michael Clayton —   Yesterday, the U.S. Senate voted 61-36 to kill Senator Rand Paul’s amendment that would have

    — John McCardell —   While the country was focused on the devastating hurricanes late last week, another

— Chris Younce —   This week, President Donald Trump made a deal with congressional Democrats to pass a Harvey relief bill that included a three month spending bill, a

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“The fiscal crisis we face as a nation needs to be taken seriously.”  – Sen. Rand Paul

As Congress gets set to take up

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When Congress returns from August recess next week

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  — Michael Clayton

 

 “We can do this, but not if we

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  — Matthew Burrow —  

Before breaking for August recess, Senator Lamar

  — Michael Clayton —   Yesterday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the federal government will restart a program that gives

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For years and years, the Republican party stood for something and was an outspoken critic of the direction of our country. From too many

Late last month, members of the House Freedom Caucus filed a “discharge petition” to bring to the House floor legislation identical to the 2015 clean ObamaCare

Two different groups are floating around their proposals on health care reform. The first is the House Freedom Caucus.  They have started distributing a discharge petition to force a vote in the House on the 2015 ObamaCare repeal bill.

Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) allows for the government to perform dragnet surveillance and backdoor searches of phone and email records. The practice is a direct violation of the Constitution and has been used as

When the editorial board at USA Today is on your side, it might be that your line of thinking is out of whack. But in this case, the left-leaning USA Today editors have seen the light on civil asset forfeiture.

Senator Rand Paul had a very busy week leading up to the Senate’s August recess. From health care to civil asset forfeiture to national defense, Senator Paul is standing up for Americans and defending the Constitution.

Healthcare On Tuesday,

This week has finally proven once and for all that some Republicans are not serious about repealing President Obama’s signature health care law.

After days of bickering, partisan debate, and the failure of Senate leadership’s ObamaCare Lite boondoggle, Senate

These days, about all we hear from Washington, D.C. is how the Senate can’t put together a decent or acceptable ObamaCare repeal bill and Russia, Russia, Russia. There is little oxygen left for Congress or the media to talk

The sharing economy is growing every day. It seems like every week, there is a new app to help you find someone that can do the thing you can’t or don’t want to do. But all too often, local

Earlier this year we penned an article titled “The Road to Eliminating Civil Asset Forfeiture” with hopes that the tide was finally going to turn in the direction of protecting innocent property owners. On Wednesday, Attorney General