Tag: Congress

Trump Admin Claims Chinese Militay is Backing Top Tech Firms

The Trump administration is sounding the alarm on the backing of top tech firms by the Chinese military. According to The Washington Free Beacon: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration has determined that top Chinese firms, including telecoms equipment giant Huawei Technologies and video surveillance company Hikvision, are owned or controlled by the Chinese military,

SUPREME COURT: Taxpayers Owe Insurers Billions Because of Obamacare

The Supreme Court has ruled that the US Government (US Taxpayers) owe healthcare insurers billions of dollars due to Obamacare. According to The Hill: The 8-1 decision on the $12 billion risk corridor program is a victory for insurers, but comes well after the funding could have had an impact on the ObamaCare law. The

White House and Congress Reach Deal to Fund Small Business Loans

The White House and Congress have reached a deal to inject more funding into the small business loan program. According to The Hill: The White House and Congress have reached a deal on a new funding package that will replenish a lending program meant to aid small businesses impacted by the novel coronavirus outbreak, two

Bolton Calls for Repeal of the War Powers Resolution

Former National Security Adviser John Bolton is speaking out against the War Powers resolution that is being discussed and considered following President Trump’s strike on a top Iranian general. Bolton has called the resolution unconstitutional which is in line with his beliefs on not limiting the war powers of the president. According to The Hill:

Mark Meadows Will Retire From Congress

One of President Trump’s top defenders in Congres has announced he will be retiring. According to The Hill: Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), a top ally of President Trump, announced Thursday morning that he will retire from Congress at the end of his term. Meadows, a four-term lawmaker who represents part of western North Carolina, said in a statement

Trump Admin to Appeal Court Ruling on McGahn’s Testimony

President Trump and his administration plan to appeal a ruling compelling former White House Counsel Don McGahn to testify in front of Congress. According to The Hill: The Justice Department on Tuesday said it would appeal a ruling by a federal district judge ordering former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify before Congress. The Department of Justice

Chief of Staff Mulvaney Will not Testify

White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney will not testify to Congress despite being subpoenaed it has been announced. According to The Daily Caller: White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway said Wednesday that White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney will not testify in the impeachment probe against President Donald Trump. Her comments came after

Former Bolton Aide Refuses to Testify to Congress

A former aide to former National Security Adviser John Bolton is refusing to testify to Congress unless a court order to do so exists. According to The Hill: A top aide to former White House national security adviser John Bolton will not testify before Congress on Monday as part of the ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Trump, his