Joshua Mercer

January 23, 2018

LOOP: Government back open as Democrats cave

GOVERNMENT BACK OPEN  Despite a weekend of blustering, Senate Democrats caved on their demand to resolve DACA in order to reopen the federal government. The Senate voted
January 22, 2018

LOOP: Government remains shut down as Dems stall

GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN  Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has set a Monday noon vote to reopen the partially shuttered federal government in exchange for a promise to vote
January 19, 2018

LOOP: Senate Democrats want to shutdown government over immigration

MARCH FOR LIFE  Hundreds of thousands of Americans will take to the streets of the nation’s capital to protest abortion today. Ahead of the March, Vice President
January 18, 2018

LOOP: Trump to address March for Life via livestream

DEMS FLIP FLOP  For months, Democrats accused Republicans of opposing health care funding for children. So Republicans put forward a bill to fund the Children’s Health Insurance
January 17, 2018

LOOP: Leaders of sanctuary cities could be prosecuted

SANCTUARY CITIES PUNISHED?  Federal authorities are considering lodging criminal charges against the leaders of sanctuary cities, said Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen during the Senate Judiciary Committee. http://cvote.it/2mD4fCW
January 16, 2018

LOOP: Bannon to testify before House panel

BANNON, LEWANDOWSKI TO TESTIFY  Steve Bannon is set to testify today before the House Intelligence Committee’s Russian investigation. Corey Lewandowski is also scheduled to testify this week. “I
January 15, 2018

LOOP: President says Democrats won’t negotiate on DACA

TRUMP: DACA ‘PROBABLY DEAD’  President Trump said that Democrats’ refusal to deal on immigration means that special deferred action for childhood arrivals (DACA) might expire permanently. “DACA is
January 12, 2018

LOOP: Trump’s immigration comments cause a stir

TRUMP’S SALTY LANGUAGE  In a closed-door meeting with lawmakers, President Trump expressed frustration with people coming to the United States from “s***hole countries” like Haiti, El Salvador,
January 11, 2018

LOOP: Speaker Ryan to headline March for Life

MARCH FOR LIFE  Speaker Paul Ryan will headline the 45th March for Life, which is taking place on January 19th. Paul Ryan has spoken at the annual