California, a sanctuary state sued the Sessions Justice Dept. which wanted to hold up funds for governments that would NOT help ICE apprehend illegal immigrants.... By Law? Only Federal law enforcement can enforce immigration law... For years, police departments … [Read more...] about Federal Judge rules Trump admin cannot withhold money from sanctuary cities….
Ok? THAT was fast.... House Majority Whip Steve Scalise will not challenge House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy for the Speakership postion in the US House of Representatives ... Question? Current House Speaker Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc) says he's keeping his gig … [Read more...] about House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy to succed Paul Ryan….
Anyone surprised on this? Not this dog.... And don't tell about Hillary Clinton being against the Trans Pacific Trade Pac either.... She would NOT have walked away from an agreement... If you haven't been listening? The countries in the Pac have gonna ahead and … [Read more...] about Trump changes his mind on the TPP trade pact….
A New York Times report bothered to look behind the curtain at what Facebook knew about him.... That he was surprised is to put it mildly... When I downloaded a copy of my Facebook data last week, I didn’t expect to see much. My profile is sparse, I rarely post anything … [Read more...] about What Facebook Knows About You and shares with others….
It's 2018 folks... Does this woman want to sit on a Federal bench with the view that segration is LEGAL? How can Senators confirm such a person for a Federal judgeship? During her Senate confirmation hearing on Wednesday, Wendy Vitter, one of President Donald Trump’s … [Read more...] about Trump Judge pick didn’t back Brown v. BOE desegregation Supreme Court decision before the Senate
National: Voter Registration vs Turnout: An interesting piece in Washington Monthly makes the case that campaigns are focusing too much on registering people to vote, and not enough on actually convincing the already registered to vote. It turns out that the vast majority of … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for April 12th, 2018…Generic Polls to question…RRH Elections…
Does he spend the next 9 months doing what he has been doing? Or does he go back to what he said he do as a good Republicans soldier ? Ryan’s decision against seeking an 11th term while staying at the House’s helm until year’s end, announced Wednesday, holds the … [Read more...] about What House Speaker Ryan do we get until the end of the year?
Larry Sabato's place moves three more House districts a bit away from the Grand Ole' party.... — House Speaker Paul Ryan’s (R, WI-1) retirement makes his now-open seat a Toss-up, although the seat definitely sits to the right of the national average. — Ryan’s departure adds … [Read more...] about With the number of open House seats at 59….Republicans are in trouble…