Joshua Mercer

June 28, 2019

LOOP: Congress approves border funding bill

BORDER FUNDING Facing a revolt from moderate Democrats, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi “reluctantly” allowed a vote on a $4.5 billion emergency border funding bill supported by President
June 27, 2019

LOOP: Trump says Big Tech is “trying to rig the election”

EMERGENCY FUNDING The Senate voted 84-8 to approve a $4.5 billion emergency bill to confront the humanitarian crisis at the southern border. The Democratic House passed a
June 26, 2019

LOOP: Mueller agrees to testify before Congress

MUELLER TO TESTIFY Former special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify before the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees on July 17 after they subpoenaed him. Mueller
June 25, 2019

LOOP: Border facilities need funding, says health secretary

RHETORIC IS “OUTRAGEOUS” Health secretary Alex Azar denounced politicians who described detention facilities at the border as “concentration camps.” “I think some of this verbiage is
June 24, 2019

LOOP: Trump: “We don’t need any more wars”

TRUMP: NO WAR WITH IRANPresident Trump apparently said those pushing for war with Iran were “disgusting.” According to the Wall Street Journal, a Trump confidant claimed
June 21, 2019

LOOP: Attack on Iran stopped at last minute

IRAN ALMOST ATTACKEDPresident Trump had ordered a military strike against Iran, but then called it off at the last minute. The proposed attack came in response
June 20, 2019

LOOP: Democrats pass spending bill that repeals pro-life policy

PRO-LIFE POLICY IN PERIL?The Democratic House passed a $1 trillion spending bill which keeps in place the pro-life Hyde Amendment, but would restore taxpayer funding for
June 19, 2019

LOOP: Trump officially launches re-election campaign

TRUMP 2020President Donald Trump formally kicked off his re-election campaign in Orlando, FL, before a packed house, promising to “Keep America Great.” Trump touted a roaring
June 18, 2019

LOOP: Supreme Court dodges decision on Christian bakers

BAKE THE CAKE?  The Supreme Court vacated an order that had punished a Christian couple in Oregon who refused to bake a cake for a same-sex “wedding.”