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Tea Party Patriots Action Weekly Report from Washington for 1/27/20

CALENDAR: The House will come back Monday and stay in session through Thursday. The Senate will return on Monday and stay in session through Saturday. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House was in recess last week. THIS WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House will come back on Monday, with the first votes set for 6:30 PM. At that time, the House is scheduled to consider four bills under Suspension of the Rules. On Tuesday and Wednesday, the House is scheduled to consider four more bills under Suspension of the Rules. In addition, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 3621, the Comprehensive CREDIT Act of 2020. In addition, the ...

Tea Party Patriots Action Weekly Report from Washington for 01/06/20

CALENDAR: The House will come back into session on Tuesday, and stay in session through Friday. The Senate will come back into session on Monday, and I’m not sure when they’ll go home – if an impeachment trial begins this week, presumably they would stay in session through Saturday. TWO WEEKS AGO ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House came back into session on Tuesday, December 17, and got right to work. First up was a vote on the Rule to govern floor consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1158 and the Senate amendment to H.R. 1865, the two minibus appropriations bills. Then the House passed four bills under Suspension of the ...

Tea Party Patriots Action Supports the Trump Administration’s Swift Military Response to Escalating Tensions with Iran

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Action Honorary Chairman Jenny Beth Martin responds to the deployment of the USS Abraham Lincoln and a bomber task force in response to indications that Iran was planning an attack on U.S. forces: "We took the lead opposing the Obama Iran Nuclear Deal in 2015 because we understood the existential threat a nuclear-armed Iran posed to the United States and our allies in the region. We applauded the Trump Administration's decision last year to pull out of that disastrous deal and return to a tough sanctions regime as a means of pressuring Iran to end its nuclear weapon development program. Those tough economic ...