Tag: Paul Ryan

Establishment Democrats and Republicans Teamed Up to Pass Unconstitutional Spying Bill
Law

Establishment Democrats and Republicans Teamed Up to Pass Unconstitutional Spying Bill

In spite of a growing bipartisan coalition urging reform, the establishment of both parties in the House of Representatives helped push through a controversial extension of the notorious “Section 702,” reauthorizing warrantless mass-spying on Americans. Under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), agencies like the National Security Agency are allowed […]

Trump Says We ‘Can’t Stay Forever’ in Puerto Rico, A Territory The U.S. Has Occupied For 119 Years
Politics

Trump Says We ‘Can’t Stay Forever’ in Puerto Rico, A Territory The U.S. Has Occupied For 119 Years

President Trump threatened to halt relief efforts in Puerto Rico, just three weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, as millions of American citizens still struggle without electricity and shortages of basic goods. In a series of tweets on Thursday morning, Trump insisted: “Puerto Rico survived the Hurricanes, now a […]

Trump’s Proposal to Cut Corporate Taxes to 15 Percent is Pro-Growth and Pro-American
Politics

Trump’s Proposal to Cut Corporate Taxes to 15 Percent is Pro-Growth and Pro-American

President Trump tweeted on Friday: Republicans must start the Tax Reform/Tax Cut legislation ASAP. Don’t wait until the end of September. Needed now more than ever. Hurry! One can certainly understand the president’s sense of urgency here, even though the specifics of his proposals haven’t fully congealed. After failing to […]