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Thank God Speaker Pelosi’s husband Paul is safe after being attacked in their home by an assailant, while the motive is still unknown we know where this kind of violence is sanctioned and modeled.
Found on FOX News 7 months ago
Until the ERA is officially ratified, we won't be able to get rid of the gender wage gap, pregnancy discrimination, and persistent and insidious violations of the rights of survivors, to name a few of the gross injustices women face daily.
The resolution was introduced because it crosses the line, congressman Gosar is inciting violence against a colleague -- Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez.
It's time for heads to roll.
I have no interest in advancing the outcome of your inquiry in any particular direction, except toward the truth.
I had not put my finger on that at the moment, but I was irritated with him and angry with him that he wasn't fully coordinating. And I did say to him, 'Ambassador Sondland, Gordon, I think this is also going to blow up,' and here we are.
It is a true story ... It's one of the stories I occasionally tell because it had some very unfortunate consequences. Afterwards my mother gave me a bowl haircut, so for the school photograph later in that week I looked like Richard the Third.
I want to know who else was privy to this information and didn't speak up, we all take an oath of office when we become federal officials, and many of those people in the White House are federal officials.
If you thought the pink hats that women were wearing after the 2016 election -- and the 3 million women who marched around this country -- was a significant move, you just wait until this issue is put in front of the( Supreme Court) justices and if they were, in fact, to overturn Roe v. Wade, that is a picture in which you will see women with pitchforks.
Found on CNN 4 years ago
It's a significant revelation that further makes the case for cooperation between the President's team and Russia on steering the outcome of the 2016 election.
Found on Reuters 4 years ago
Her quick with and Southern drawl were irresistible.
This is a culture change that is sweeping the country and Congress is embracing it.
It would be a Saturday massacre – worse than that, without a doubt there will be an impeachment effort.
We have a problem with a system that is really there to protect the accused, and to diminish the victim, and to the victims, I’ve talked to who have current cases before the Office of Compliance, it’s a nightmare what they have gone through.
The so-called process was clearly drafted to protect the institution rather than the most vulnerable, survivors have to sign a never-ending nondisclosure agreement just to start the complaint process, which is unheard of in the private sector, then continue to work in their office alongside their harasser.
We are escalating in an area I think we should be deescalating in, coupled with what happened in Yemen, what happened in Syria, these are efforts that are made to suggest that we will be engaging in wars in three different countries simultaneously.
I think if we are going to put boots on the ground, we have to authorize the use of force, that should be something debated by the Armed Services Committee and by the full House. We must engage in wars first by evaluating them and Congress taking action, not by allowing the President to act independently, which has been going on now for two decades.
This was all a smokescreen to cancel a public hearing, as far as I'm concerned, that's obstruction of justice.
If they need to be subpoenaed they will be subpoenaed -- I feel that strongly about it, and if this committee is worth its salt at all, it has to recognize you cannot complete an investigation without interviewing them and (former British intelligence Russia expert) Christopher Steele, and (former Trump advisers) Roger Stone and Carter Page and the web of operatives that had relationships with Russia.
The services are rushing to declare the F-35 ready for combat, ignoring clear readiness issues in order to show that the program is 'back on track,' but just saying something doesn't make it so. The jets currently can't perform many missions in the real world because of mistakes made throughout the development and procurement process.
Found on CNN 7 years ago
I cannot stand by while these provisions are slipped into an otherwise excellent bill through underhanded maneuvers that run contrary to our democratic process.
Found on FOX News 7 years ago
It was the one time in my time with him when I was unsure whether or not he was going to do the right thing, i sat there thinking, 'What am I going to do if he votes the wrong way?'.
There's no downside risk. And there's a lot of upside to our daughters and our granddaughters and our great-great-granddaughters who have yet to be born, i'm in the business of optimism.
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