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Tom Cotton: Immigration Reformer

Posted: September 18, 2017 at 4:59 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

President Trump turned Washington upside down when he met with Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi and broke the logjam over the DACA program created by President Obama in 2012. While the exact outline of a possible agreement over the fate of the DACA program quickly dissolved into competing claims, the very idea of a bipartisan […]

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Mr. President, We Can Read Your Lips

Posted: September 15, 2017 at 4:26 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

No matter what the outcome to President Trump’s challenge to Congress to fix the DACA program, millions of his followers are now counting on him to make good on his promises that made immigration the centerpiece of his presidential campaign. From the day he announced his candidacy more than two years ago, Trump answered the […]

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Rand Paul’s Battle Against Endless War

Posted: September 13, 2017 at 5:03 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

Senator Rand Paul lost his battle Wednesday against what he called unauthorized, undeclared, and unconstitutional war, but his effort now has forced Congress to face the issue of the nation waging endless war without the consent of the governed. Paul urged his colleagues to sunset war authorizations from 2001 and 2002 known as Authorization for […]

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How Will Congress Resolve The DACA Dilemma?

Posted: September 11, 2017 at 5:16 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

As the nation paused Monday to observe the anniversary of 9/11, Americans of every race, religion, and country of origin were reminded that the terrorist attacks on that dark day were an attack on our Constitutional republic and the principal of American citizenship as defined and protected in our central founding document. That September day […]

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Trump’s Deal With Chuck And Nancy Humiliates The GOP

Posted: September 7, 2017 at 4:41 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

When President Trump met with Congressional leaders Wednesday and announced a deal with Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi to fund the government, raise the debt ceiling, and provide disaster relief in one package, he humiliated Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell and proved that he will make a deal with anyone who will clear the way […]

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Facts You Won’t Hear About DACA

Posted: September 5, 2017 at 4:36 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

On the first day Congress returned to Washington, President Trump presented the House and Senate with a balanced approach to correcting President Obama’s unconstitutional Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). In a statement delivered by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the Administration rescinded the unlawful DACA program but provided Congress with a six-month window to alter […]

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September Song: Trump and Congress

Posted: August 31, 2017 at 4:34 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

 Buckle Up For A Bumpy Ride When Congress returns to Washington on Tuesday, President Trump and leaders of the House and Senate will bolt out of the starting gate into the crowded month of September that promises a tight deadline and major demands. It will be the most strenuous test of the ability to govern […]

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President Trump: The Party of One

Posted: August 28, 2017 at 4:46 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

When the President and the First Lady travel to Texas on Tuesday they will fulfill an essential role of the First Family, the duty to express the nation’s grief for loss in the face of an unprecedented natural disaster, reiterate the federal government’s continued assistance to preserve life, and state a commitment to the long-term […]

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Trump’s Progress On Immigration

Posted: August 24, 2017 at 3:26 pm   /   Arizona, Features, National, Politics

Before he lit the immigration fuse in his fiery campaign speech in Phoenix by threatening a government shutdown if Congress fails to fund a wall on the southern border, President Trump paid a visit to Yuma for a sober assessment of progress to curtail illegal boarder crossings. It was a stark contrast between Trump as […]

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