ㅤ"Rep.-elect Debbie Lesko, who narrowly won a special election in Arizona Tuesday night, is expected to join the House Freedom Caucus after she is sworn in, the conservative group’s leader, Chairman Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) told The Hill."
DARKHORSE: GROWING WAVE OF SUPPORT FOR JIM JORDAN TO TAKE OVER AS SPEAKERㅤ
Pictured: Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan
ㅤ"’House Speaker Paul Ryan’s announcement yesterday that he will not seek reelection offers congressional Republicans an opportunity to pull out of the political death-spiral that imperils their majority,’ Frank Gaffney, a former President Ronald Reagan staffer and Founder, President, and CEO of the Center for Security Policy, said on his radio show Thursday morning.
ㅤ’If, instead, in the days ahead the House GOP embraces as its next leader an authentic conservative with passion, energy and most importantly, Make America Great Again principles, they will give the base a reason to turn out…Jim Jordan for Speaker,’ Gaffney said Thursday."
Full story…at The Daily Caller, image from dailycaller(.com) – 4/12/18.
Tags: jim jordan, conservative, freedom caucus. 𑗉
MARK MEADOWS: ‘THE SWAMP IS OBVIOUSLY DEEPER’ IN WASHINGTON UNDER TRUMPㅤ
Pictured: Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C.
ㅤô¿ô …It’s amazing how often the Freedom Caucus is wrong. Apparently FC members are turning out to be a bunch of overrated grandstanders.
ㅤCorporations don’t reduce expenses by telling their people to spend less money. They do it by downsizing, and that is precisely what the President is trying to do with the Federal government.
Full story at The Washington Examiner, image from washingtonexaminer(.com) – 2/11/18.
ㅤTags: freedom caucus, mark meadows, meadows.
ㅤ”Those five FBI officials spoke to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, hoping that they could influence him to dissuade the President from releasing the memo — but they don’t appear to have been successful.”
Full story at The Independent Journal Review, image from ijr(.com) – 2/1/18.
ㅤTags devin nunes, freedom caucus, mark meadows, meadows, nunes, lou dobbs.
ㅤ”Ex-House Speaker John Boehner unloaded on House conservatives from the House Freedom Caucus and let slip private conversations with former President George W. Bush about his successor, Paul Ryan’s, ineffectiveness as Speaker of the House in a lengthy Politico profile published on Sunday.”
ㅤStory at Breitbart, image from politico(.com) — congress, freedom caucus, george w. bush, house of representatives, jason chaffetz, jim jordan, mark meadows, nancy pelosi, paul ryan, the hill, trey gowdy, john boehner — Go here to reblog this post (browser only).
ㅤ”We’ve got to get the economy going — it’s all about wages going up — and if I can endure some short-term pain for long-term benefits, I’m willing to do that,’ said Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), head of the chamber’s staunchly conservative Freedom Caucus.”
ㅤStory at Politico, image from politico(.com) — congress, freedom caucus, house of representatives, irs, mark meadows, paul ryan, tax break, tax cut, tax cuts, tax plan, tax rate, tax reform, taxes, taxpayer funds, the hill — Visit the post page to like, share or reply to this post.
ㅤ”In exchange for their votes, the Freedom Caucus wants a promise that GOP tax writers will hold their first committee markup the following week, with a House floor vote on the tax bill in the second week of November.”
ㅤStory at Politico, image from politico(.com). #budget #congress #conservatives #freedom caucus #house of representatives #mark meadows #paul ryan #senate #senate republicans #spending cuts #tax cut #tax cuts #tax plan #tax rate #tax reform #taxes #u.s. congress — Visit the post page to like, share or reply to this post.
Story at The Daily Caller, notes at the DC Drain, image from tapwires(.com).
ㅤ”I did not realize that we had someone who would live in Pakistan and get paid the maximum that any House employee could get paid and he was doing his information technology work his computer work for the House of Representatives from Pakistan. This is just mind boggling.” — Rep. Louie Gohmert (R,TX)
#politics #conservative #republican #gop #draintheswamp #maga #freedom caucus #louie gohmert #jim jordan #steve king #ron desantis #andy biggs #luke rosiak #cybersecurity #tom fitton #imran awan #hina alvi #abid awan #jamal awan #rao abbas #natalia sova #debbie wasserman schultz #pakistan