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Political News

House approves concealed-carry reciprocity, gun bill faces challenge in Senate

gun carry laws

December 6, 2017  FoxNews

House Republicans on Wednesday voted in favor of making concealed-carry permits valid across state lines, scoring a major victory for gun-rights supporters. Continue reading House approves concealed-carry reciprocity, gun bill faces challenge in Senate

Senate OKs sweeping tax reform bill, Trump predicts final passage before Christmas

Trump

December 2, 2017  FoxNews

Senate Republicans negotiated through early Saturday morning to pass their sweeping, trillion-dollar tax reform bill, putting the GOP and President Trump on the threshold of a major legislative victory this year. Continue reading Senate OKs sweeping tax reform bill, Trump predicts final passage before Christmas

House panel backs bill expanding gun owners’ rights

Bob Goodlatte, Lamar Smith, Trey Gowdy

December 1, 2017  The Denver Post

WASHINGTON — A key House committee on Wednesday approved a Republican bill to expand gun owners’ rights — the first gun legislation since mass shootings in Las Vegas and Texas killed more than 80 people. Continue reading House panel backs bill expanding gun owners’ rights

Trump shames Pelosi, Schumer with empty seats at meeting they boycotted

Trump sits next to empty seats

November 28, 2017  FoxNews

President Trump called out Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer for boycotting a White House meeting Tuesday afternoon, by leaving two seats conspicuously empty — and accusing the no-show Democratic leaders of being “all talk” and “no action.” Continue reading Trump shames Pelosi, Schumer with empty seats at meeting they boycotted

Former DNC Chair Donna Brazile tells critics to ‘go to hell’

Donna Brazile

November 6, 2017  The New York Daily News

Donna Brazile isn’t backing down.The former Democratic National Committee chief said critics telling her to stop talking about the 2016 election can “go to hell.” Continue reading Former DNC Chair Donna Brazile tells critics to ‘go to hell’