Friday, 8 May 2009 - 4:36pm
The Planned Parenthood Action Fund, the political arm of one of the largest abortion providers in the United States, launched a campaign last week aimed at raising funds by soliciting Mother's Day donations in conjunction with renowned children's book author Judy Blume.
Wednesday, 6 May 2009 - 5:24pm
Democratic lawmakers and one Republican told CNSNews.com on Wednesday that the so-called "'gun show loophole" should be closed.<br />
Tuesday, 5 May 2009 - 9:03am
Unfunded health care liabilities such as Medicare pose a threat to the fiscal survival of the country and will make the current recession pale in comparison if they are not quickly addressed, U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse said on Monday.
Thursday, 30 April 2009 - 8:15pm
The Democrats' "cap and trade" plan to tax carbon emissions could cost every American family as much as $3,100 a year and is equivalent to a "declaration of war on the Midwest," said Republican lawmakers.<br />
Wednesday, 29 April 2009 - 6:12pm
There ought to be a "rebellion" and an "uprising" against right-wing elements that are trying to purify the Republican Party, Sen. Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania said Tuesday, shortly after he announced he would leave the Grand Old Party to become a Democrat.
Monday, 27 April 2009 - 5:25pm
Green jobs created through government spending are often low paying, cost too much, and destroy jobs that already exist, said Sen. Kit Bond (R-Mo.).
Friday, 24 April 2009 - 5:25pm
President Obama's plan to pay for health care reform by creating efficiencies in the nation's medical system will not result in government-mandated health care-rationing, said Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.). Republicans disagree.
Friday, 24 April 2009 - 7:47am
Wednesday, 22 April 2009 - 6:01pm
A Justice Department memo released by the Obama administration last week indicating that the use of "enhanced interrogation techniques" – including waterboarding – apparently helped the U.S. government thwart a terrorist attack in Los Angeles, confirms that waterboarding has helped undermine al Qaeda, Republican lawmakers told CNSNews.com on Wednesday.
Tuesday, 21 April 2009 - 8:17pm
Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle told CNSNews.com that they do not know how President Obama will come up with the $634 billion allocated in his 2010 budget to lay the foundation for health care reform that could lead the country towards a single-payer system.