In doing so? She would getting around Congressional approval for the use of up to $1 Billion as sudent support money.... The Education Department is considering a $1 billion student support program that, unlike a previous measure approved by Congress, does not explicitly … [Read more...] about Education Sec DeVos maybe trying to get money for school’s to arm teachers….
I didn't think this idea is going anyplace... The US Air Force ALREADY has a Space Command... That will probably what stays in effect.... The US House under the Republicans are supportive.... (Come next year if the Democrats have the House?...Forget about it!) The … [Read more...] about The US Senate is not onboard Trump’s wish for a ‘Space Force’….
OMB chief Mick Mulvaney, is trying to cut billions out of the US State Department budget by freezing money authorized by Congress for the United Nations..... Trump and Republicans often chaff at the world busies criticism of actions by the United States... An earlier effort … [Read more...] about Trump Admin moves to go around Congress on Foreign Aid Appropriation
Donald Trump again wants to go his own way to buddy up to Russian President Putin, even if his Intelligence and Defense Department 's don't want to go along (NATO and the Europeans either) and Congress either.... Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a formal declaration … [Read more...] about Trump refuses Congress effort to block funding for recognition of Crimea as part of Russia…
First of all? There is a remote chance that this is gonna happen.... The Pentagon wants the Space 'Force' to be condensed from the other service branches into the Air Force. which ALREADY has a Space Command ... They will probably get their way since the formation of … [Read more...] about VP Pence announces the idea of a US Space Force…Questions and Quips follow….
The Hill looks at this future for Republicans in Congress.... There is no doubt that their influence will be diluted..... If Democrats wipe out the House GOP’s majority in this fall’s midterms, they could also severely weaken a group that has repeatedly been a thorn in … [Read more...] about The Conservative House Freedom Caucus is a Democratic House majority world….
In reaction to Trump's threats to shut down the government and beat up the economy with his trade wars? Republican Majority Leader McConnell has moved to sit-down with Democratic Minority Leader Schumer and forge agreements on spending bills.... The House is a different … [Read more...] about The Senate has a GOP/Democratic agreement on spending….The House?
Their warnings fell on deaf ears... Now it its the judges that are trying make sense of things.... On Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee held the first and possibly only congressional oversight hearing on the Trump administration immigration policies that led to the … [Read more...] about Turns out that The White House was told that a Family Separation program was trouble….