Police Arrested a Grandmother for Feeding People in Need. Now, She’s Fighting Back in Federal Court.

Today, a 78-year-old grandmother sued Bullhead City after officials arrested her, prosecuted her, and threatened to jail her, for feeding homeless people in a park in March. Norma Thornton has joined forces with the Institute for Justice (IJ) to file the federal lawsuit, which seeks to strike down Bullhead City’s law criminalizing feeding the needy in city parks.  … Continue reading Police Arrested a Grandmother for Feeding People in Need. Now, She’s Fighting Back in Federal Court.

GOA and GOF Secure Injunction Against Anti-gun Winchester, Virginia Ordinance

Gun Owners of America (GOA) and Gun Owners Foundation (GOF) secured a preliminary injunction Tuesday against a Winchester, VA ordinance that prohibits the possession, carry, or transportation of firearms at public parks and in public areas where approved demonstrations are occurring. Erich Pratt, GOA’s Senior Vice President, issued the following statement:   “We appreciate Judge Eldridge’s … Continue reading GOA and GOF Secure Injunction Against Anti-gun Winchester, Virginia Ordinance

Republicans Press DOJ on Cyberattacks Against Christian Websites

Wednesday, Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy Ranking Member Michael Cloud (R-Texas), House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.), and several Oversight Committee Republicans are pressing Attorney General Merrick Garland for action regarding the recent cyberattacks targeting Christian websites and charitable donation portals. The Republican lawmakers are requesting the Department of … Continue reading Republicans Press DOJ on Cyberattacks Against Christian Websites

GOA Immediately Sues Philadelphia over Unconstitutional Executive Order

Tuesday, lame-duck Mayor Jim Kenney signed an executive order prohibiting individuals from lawful carry at all City of Philadelphia recreational facilities. The mayor’s actions are in clear violation of Pennsylvania law prohibiting these types of local gun restrictions. Within hours of Mayor Kenney’s signing ceremony, Gun Owners of America (GOA) filed a lawsuit to enjoin enforcement of this illegal … Continue reading GOA Immediately Sues Philadelphia over Unconstitutional Executive Order

Nonpartisan watchdog confirms Biden student loan scheme to cost taxpayer $400 billion, almost twice what Biden claimed

President Biden’s unilateral decision to cancel up to $20,000 in student loan debt for households earning up to $250,000 will cost American taxpayers $400 billion, according to an analysis today from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). CBO also found that the President’s decision to extend the moratorium on student loan repayments for another four months will cost … Continue reading Nonpartisan watchdog confirms Biden student loan scheme to cost taxpayer $400 billion, almost twice what Biden claimed

Here’s a list of the tyranny and waste in Biden’s CR spending bill

On Tuesday, Rep. Chip Roy penned a dear colleague letter breaking down examples of the “terrible agencies, programs, and policies” that House Republicans would fund by voting in favor of this week’s continuing resolution (CR) to fund the Biden administration through mid-December. "As Congress prepares to vote on yet another measure that will continue to fund this administration, Republicans should take a … Continue reading Here’s a list of the tyranny and waste in Biden’s CR spending bill

Toomey exposes Biden scheme to use Defense Production Act to nationalize industries

U.S. Senate Banking Committee Ranking Member Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) this week criticized the Biden administration’s increasing abuse of and reliance on the Defense Production Act (DPA). In a letter to President Biden, Ranking Member Toomey wrote: “The repeated invocation of the DPA for non-defense purposes, such as mineral mining, baby food, solar panel components, heat pumps, and … Continue reading Toomey exposes Biden scheme to use Defense Production Act to nationalize industries

Lawmakers demand DOJ explain paramilitary FBI raid on peaceful pro-life activist’s home

On Tuesday, Rep. Chip Roy (TX-21), Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT), founder and chair of the Senate Pro-Life Caucus, and 20 of their colleagues demanded DOJ answer for the FBI’s raid of pro-life activist Mark Houck’s home using an “excessive level of force”. "Surely, the FBI must have an extraordinary reason for showing up at the … Continue reading Lawmakers demand DOJ explain paramilitary FBI raid on peaceful pro-life activist’s home

New bill stops scheme to let automakers double-dip in electric vehicle subsidies

U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) recently introduced the Ending Duplicative Subsidies for Electric Vehicles Act, legislation that would prohibit the automobile industry from double-dipping on federal subsidies, specifically electric vehicle (EV) tax credits, grants, and loans for EV manufacturing. The bill would require stakeholders to choose between receiving manufacturing loans or grants to lower the … Continue reading New bill stops scheme to let automakers double-dip in electric vehicle subsidies

Senators expose illicit FBI retaliation against whistleblower for reporting protocol violations in Jan 6 probes

On Monday, U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), ranking member of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, and U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, sent a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director Christopher Wray revealing new whistleblower allegations that FBI policy and protocol were … Continue reading Senators expose illicit FBI retaliation against whistleblower for reporting protocol violations in Jan 6 probes