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CNSNews
January 29, 2015
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said Thursday that contrary to what attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch said in her confirmation hearing on Wednesday that illegal aliens do not have a right to work in the United States and that by printing work authorizations for them the Obama administration is effectively “counterfeiting immigration papers.”
AP
January 29, 2015
Three former heads of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) signed a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) urging him not to exercise Congress’ power of the purse to force President Obama to back down from his controversial executive actions on immigration and pass a “clean” bill funding the department instead.
CNSNews
January 29, 2015
Anti-war protesters interrupted the start of the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing Thursday to protest former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger – a demonstration that Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) said was “disgraceful,” even calling one protester “low life scum.”
January 30, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — The deficit is dead. Long live the deficit.
February 1, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — In the midst of a measles outbreak, President Barack Obama is telling parents to get their kids vaccinated.
February 1, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the U.S. is doing everything in its power to try to rescue an American woman being held by Islamic State militants.
February 1, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Sunday said the NFL should consider how referees can control game footballs instead of individual teams and he defended his aggressive stance with congressional Republicans during a live interview during NBC's Super Bowl pregame show.