VA-10 Candidates Pledge to Support Extreme Steyer Agenda
At a Monday town hall in northern Virginia, Democratic candidates hoping to challenge Rep. Barbara Comstack (D-VA) obediently pledged themselves to support liberal billionaire Tom Steyer’s platform.
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THE AR INTEL WEEK AHEAD: 05-14-2018
A delegation of White House officials, including Steven Mnuchin, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, are in Israel this week to mark the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem. Meanwhile, President Trump will head to Capitol Hill this week to address Republican senators. It’s expected he’ll touch on tax reform, the economy, and North Korea during the closed-door luncheon.
In the House, lawmakers are expected to take up the farm bill and reauthorize the VA Choice Program this week. In the Senate, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has teed up votes on judicial nominees, while Democrats have forced a vote on Sen. Ed Markey’s (D-MA) Congressional Review Act resolution on net neutrality rules. Also, committee members on the Senate Intelligence Committee could vote on CIA deputy director Gina Haspel’s nomination as soon as this week.
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THE AR INTEL WEEK AHEAD: 05-07-2018
Lawmakers are back in Washington, DC and they have a busy week ahead of them. House lawmakers are preparing to send President Trump his 16th Congressional Review Act on Monday. Later in the week, they’ll turn their attention to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s policy on indirect auto lending and the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 2018.
Meanwhile, in the Senate, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has lined up floor votes for six nominees for circuit court judges. Senate Democrats are also gearing up for a floor vote on the Federal Communication Commission’s net neutrality rule. President Trump’s nominee to lead the CIA, Gina Haspel, will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee for her confirmation hearing on Wednesday morning. Haspel is on the Hill Monday, meeting with Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Martin Heinrich (D-NM).
Primary season is well underway, and politicos will be watching results from West Virginia, Indiana, Ohio and North Carolina on Tuesday night. Republicans in West Virginia and Indiana, despite running as strong pro-Trump conservatives, are under siege from wealthy outsiders. Stay on AR Intel to keep up to date with these primary races.
TRACKING VIDEO: Steyer: If Liberals Don’t Win, System is Rigged
Liberal billionaire Tom Steyer, at an event with local activists and candidates in Miami, Florida, told a group of millennial Democrats that the system is rigged against them if they don’t win future elections.
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Poll: Pushing Impeachment Would Backfire On Democrats In 2018
Pledging to impeach President Trump would backfire on Democrats hoping to take back the House of Representatives this fall, according to a new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll.
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Anti-Trump Author: Trump’s ICE Is ‘Very Similar’ to Hitler’s Gestapo
Former Wall Street executive and current blogger Amy Siskind, author of “The List: A Week-by-Week Reckoning of Trump’s First Year,” joined billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer at a town hall meeting in Oakland, California Wednesday night, during which she compared the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency to Adolf Hitler’s Gestapo, the secret police who served the Fürher in Nazi Germany.
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THE AR INTEL WEEK AHEAD: 04-09-2018
Congress is back in Washington, D.C. after the two week Easter recess. The House will focus on passing the Balanced Budget Amendment, a constitutional amendment intended to reign in spending by imposing stricter limitations on Congress. Later in the week, they’ll turn their attention to bills on the opioid crisis and banking deregulation.
Meanwhile, the Senate is expected to vote on a half dozen Trump nominees this week. Newly appointed Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS) will be sworn in on Monday at 3:15pm ET.
President Trump this week welcomes the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani as well as NCAA Football National Champions, the University of Alabama, to the White House. The President will sign The Allow States and Victims To Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act on Wednesday and deliver remarks on tax reform on Thursday.
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Newsweek: Trump Impeachment Campaign Barrages Midterm Candidates With Guide To Remove President
“A campaign to impeach President Donald Trump has sent thousands of Democratic, independent and third-party candidates running in the 2018 midterm elections a guide on his impeachable offenses—because Democratic leaders won’t.”
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