5 results for tag: Supreme Court


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

CALENDAR: The House is in recess until Monday, January 27. The Senate will return on Tuesday and stay in session through Saturday. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House came back to work last Monday, and took up and passed two bills under Suspension of the Rules. On Tuesday, the House passed the Rule for consideration of H.R. 1230, the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act, and H.J. Res. 76, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability. On Wednesday, the House conside...

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 ...

One In Four Judges Are Trump Nominees

This month, President Donald Trump passed two incredible milestones when it comes to the restoration of the Federal Judiciary. With incredible help from the Senate GOP, specifically Mitch McConnell, Linsday Graham, and Chuck Grassley, Trump has appointed 50 Circuit court judges. This means that one in every four judges on the circuit courts has been appointed by this administration. Washington Post reports: After three years in office, President Trump has remade the federal judiciary, ensuring a conservative tilt for decades and cementing his legacy no matter the outcome of November’s election. Trump nominees make up 1 in 4 U.S. ...

Tea Party Patriots Action Responds to the 2020 Census Citizenship Question Case Before the Supreme Court

Atlanta, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Action Honorary Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today responded to the Supreme Court hearing arguments regarding adding a citizenship question to the 2020 Census: "For more than a hundred years, the decennial Census included a citizenship question, and no one objected. Asking citizenship status is a perfectly reasonable question. The Supreme Court should rule in favor of the Trump Administration’s move to restore the citizenship question to the 2020 Census.” ###

Six Ways Democrats Are Working to Impose Their Radical Agenda on America

Democrats are still unable to accept the election of President Trump. For the last two years, they’ve been “resisting” and spreading a false “collusion” narrative about our president. Now, with the Democrat presidential primary heating up, they are jumping over themselves to propose radical ideas. Many of these proposals are so extreme, Democrats opposed these same policies not that long ago. Packing the Supreme Court In 1983, Joe Biden called out court packing as a “bonehead idea.” He was even willing to directly call out President Franklin Roosevelt for the damage done to the Supreme Court for pushing such an idea. However, ...