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House Passed Bill to Allow 529 Savings to Cover Training, Apprenticeships

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 24, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/24/2019 at 3:00pm
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The House of Representatives passed the 529 OPTIONS Act on Thursday, 417-3.

The media has concentrated on parts of the bill that helps people with retirement plans, but I believe the portion that allows people to use 529 savings on training and apprenticeships deserves more attention.

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Republicans Hold Pennsylvania House Special Election by Large Margin

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/22/2019 at 3:00pm
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Pennsylvania’s 12th District elected state Rep. Fred Keller (R) to finish Rep. Tom Marino’s (R) term. He stepped down in January.

The district has a sizeable Republican population so the result should not shock anyone. However, the large margin of defeat may show a bright 2020 for Republicans.

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Mike Pence Renews Call That Ilhan Omar Be Removed From House Foreign Affairs Committee

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 2:00pm 5/11/2019 at 2:00pm
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Vice President Mike Pence was in Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s home state of Minnesota on Thursday and while there, he took the opportunity to renew his call for the freshman Congresswoman to be removed from the House Foreign Affairs committee.

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Operation Fast and Furious Subpoena Fight Settled Between DOJ, House

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/9/2019 at 1:00pm
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Back in 2012, the Republican controlled House of Representatives filed a civil suit after the Department of Justice under then-Attorney General Eric Holder refused to hand over documents related to Operation Fast and Furious. President Barack Obama invoked executive privilege over...

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Trump Asserts Executive Privilege Over Unredacted Mueller Report

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 11:00am 5/8/2019 at 11:00am

President Donald Trump asserted executive privilege over the unredacted report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

The move came after the House Judiciary Committee voted along party lines to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt “for failing to comply with a subpoena for the full report and its underlying materials.”

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Judiciary Committee Chairman Nadler Wants Mueller to Testify by May 23

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 10:41am 4/18/2019 at 10:41am
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That didn’t take long! At his press conference, one reporter asked Attorney General William Barr if he would allow Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify in front of Congress. Mueller is still an employee with the Department of Justice.

Barr said he has no objections.

Almost immediately, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler ...

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AG Barr: Mueller Declined Offer to Review Summary, Redacted Version Will Come Out ‘Within a Week’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 11:00am 4/9/2019 at 11:00am
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Attorney General William Barr began his testimony this morning in front of the House appropriations committee to discuss the Justice Department’s budget and priorities, but Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report has come up.

Barr told the members he asked Mueller if he wanted to review the four page summary, but declined. He...

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Kevin McCarthy: ‘Sad Day’ When Democrats Vote ‘Against Israel and in Support of the BDS Movement’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 5, 2019 at 3:00pm 4/5/2019 at 3:00pm
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House Republicans attempted to add pro-Israel and anti-BDS language into an unrelated resolution on Thursday.

The resolution “aimed to end U.S. participation in Yemen’s civil war,” which has caused a humanitarian crisis, “where Iran-backed Houthi rebels have sought to overthrow the country’s government, prompting a Saudi bombing campaign that has lasted nearly...

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Ilhan Omar Under Investigation for Allegedly Using $6,000 in Campaign Funds to Pay Divorce Attorney, Travel

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 11:00am 4/2/2019 at 11:00am
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Minnesota authorities have investigated Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) for allegedly using $6,000 in campaign funds to pay her divorce attorney and travel to Boston and Estonia when she served in the state legislature.

Minnesota state Rep. Steve Drazkowski (R) filed the complaints last year.

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Congressional Dems in Disarray on Trump National Emergency Declaration and Green New Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 7:00pm 3/26/2019 at 7:00pm
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Democrats on Capital Hill faced two major defeats on Tuesday.

House Democrats couldn’t pull in enough votes to override President Donald Trump’s national emergency. The Senate Democrats threw a hissy fit by voting present instead of yes on...

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GOP Plans Constitutional Amendment to Stop Supreme Court Packing

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/21/2019 at 1:00pm
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The Democrats have made two areas a focal point in order to get their way: abolish the Electoral College and pack the Supreme Court.

I covered the dangers of eliminating the Electoral College yesterday. Now GOP lawmakers in both chambers want to

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Pelosi Considers Impeachment Talk ‘a Gift’ to Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 3:00pm 3/20/2019 at 3:00pm
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We all know Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi wants control back of her party since Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY) and Ilhan Omar (MN) have shown they have no problem rebelling against the establishment.

Pelosi decided to splash them and others with a dose of reality when it comes to impeaching President...

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Minnesota Democrat Leaders Reportedly Looking for Primary Challenger Against Ilhan Omar

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/14/2019 at 1:00pm
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Rep. Omar on Obama and Trump: ‘One is Human. The Other is Really Not’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 7:00am 3/12/2019 at 7:00am
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Last week, Politico published an interview with Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), which included harsh words against President Barack Obama.

Omar attempted to clear her name with a recording of her interview, but she ended up owning herself.

So will she get it right on the third try?

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Over 100 Congressional Democrats Vote To Lower Voting Age to 16

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 8, 2019 at 3:00pm 3/8/2019 at 3:00pm
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The left has an historical ability to appeal to the young. Given that polls and studies show that the majority of people outgrow their wide-eyed, ill-conceived leftist idealism, the left is ramping up its attempts to sell its shiny, empty promises to our nation’s youth.

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House Will Vote on ‘Resolution Broadly Condemning Hate’ Without Naming Ilhan Omar

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 11:00am 3/7/2019 at 11:00am
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House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer announced the House will vote “on a resolution broadly condemning hate” on Thursday after the recent anti-Semitic remarks from Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN).

Hoyer also said “the resolution would not specifically name Omar.”

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Senate May Issue Its Own Measure to Condemn Anti-Semitism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 3:00pm 3/6/2019 at 3:00pm
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It looks like the Senate may introduce its own resolution to condemn anti-Semitism as the House of Representatives drafts its own resolution in response to the latest anti-Semitic remarks from Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN).

The Washington Examiner reported that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell found the rise in anti-Semitism “disturbing” and has...

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