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Senate Reaches Agreement to Raise National Debt Ceiling
On Oct. 7, The U.S. Senate agreed, as expected, to a provisional increase in the national debt ceiling until December 3. “I have some good news,” majority leader Chuck Schumer said from the Senate floor....
Democrats Budget Provision Granting Amnesty to 8 Million Illegal Immigrants Blocked
On Sunday Sept. 19 Senate parliamentarian, Elizabeth MacDonough, rejected a Democrat provision, nestled within their 3.5 trillion dollar social spending bill, intended to provide a path to citizenship for approximately 8-million illegal immigrants.  MacDonough expressed...
The US Military Is Finding It Harder and Harder to Buy Semiconductors
Shortages, supply chains, and security weigh heavily in which chips can and can’t be used Semiconductors enable nearly every modern industrial and commercial device, from smartphones to aircraft, vehicles, weapons systems, the internet and the...
Senate Passes Bill Investing Billions in Next-Generation Tech to Counter China, Spur Innovation
The U.S. government is poised to pour close to $250 billion dollars of new investment into its tech sector as part of efforts to maintain its global lead in fields such as telecommunications, artificial intelligence,...
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Democrats Reject Almost All Republican Amendments to American Rescue Plan COVID-19 Stimulus
House Republicans say Democrats have accepted only two out of 286 proposed amendments to the Biden Administration’s 591 pages $1.9 trillion SARS-CoV-2 novel coronavirus pandemic relief bill, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.  GOP...
Pence Declines to Invoke 25th Amendment, House Passes Second Impeachment Resolution
The House of Representatives has voted to approve a second impeachment resolution seeking the immediate removal of President Trump from office through the invocation of the 25th Amendment. The Democrat-controlled House passed the resolution with...
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Democratic Committee Thinks AOC Should Watch Her Step
Self-described “democratic socialist” Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) should check herself before she wrecks herself when it comes to challenging Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) in the 2022 primaries, according to Jay Jacobs, Chairman of...