House GOP Leaders Trick 216 House Republicans Into Accidentally Supporting Obama's Executive Amnesty

Matthew Boyle Big Government 7 Dec 2014

In a lengthy interview on Friday afternoon, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) exposed how House Speaker John Boehner, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Majority Whip Steve Scalise strengthened President Barack Obama’s executive amnesty with procedural trickery former Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber would envy—and they […]

Report: Congress can block Obama’s immigration mandate

Sean Lengell The Washington Examiner 11/26/2014

The nonpartisan Congressional Research Service says Congress has the power to block funding for President Obama’s executive action on immigration, refuting a position taken by the top House appropriator.

House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky., has argued that Congress can’t block funding to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, […]

House Says ‘No’ to Obama’s Request for $3.7 Billion to Address Border Crisis

Here’s How the Money Would Be Spent

Jason Howerton The Blaze 7/11/2014

A key Republican said Friday that President Barack Obama’s multibillion-dollar emergency request for the border is too big to get through the House, as a growing number of Democrats rejected policy changes Republicans are demanding as their price for approving any money.

The […]

Don’t Let Old Bulls Run House Appropriations Committee

Glen Reynolds Instapundit 11/8/2010

WASHINGTON EXAMINER: Don’t Let Old Bulls Run House Appropriations Committee. “House Speaker-in-waiting John Boehner of Ohio is making critically important decisions this week that will go far toward determining whether his tenure as Nancy Pelosi’s successor is marked by reform and progress or rebellion and lost opportunities. None of those decisions […]