We need to send violent illegal immigrants home. We need laws in place that say if you commit a violent crime and you are here illegally, you will face automatic deportation. Over the past several years, I’ve worked to curb the threat of gang violence posed by those here illegally who are involved in such activity. I introduced legislation that gives the United States the power to deport an individual who is a member of a criminal gang.
Common Core is one of the most frequent concerns I hear from parents when I’m traveling across the district. Parents and teachers alike are alarmed by this top-down approach to education that wrongly ties education money for states to the adoption of academic standards that do not fully reflect the values of South Carolina.
“The fact of the matter is that I’ve been given the privilege of living the American Dream because of hard work, a strong momma who believed in my future more than I did at times, and yet we have this problem that seems to be rampant in so many communities – black ones, white ones, Hispanic ones – throughout the nation, we have kids trapped in deplorable positions and places…”
U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) co-sponsored the “Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act” (S. 2011), which was introduced on February 11th by U.S. Senators Jeff Flake (Ariz.) and Pat Roberts (Kan.) and is co-sponsored by 36 additional senators. [Blunt and Flake are both GING-PAC endorsed Senators.]
“Christians … remain the most persecuted religious group the world over, and thus deserve the special attention that today’s hearing will give them. As one of today’s witnesses, the distinguished journalist John Allen has written: ‘Christians today indisputably are the most persecuted religious body on the planet, and too often their martyrs suffer in silence.’”
Expanding personal freedom by shrinking the size of government. Fueling the engine of free enterprise through lower taxes and fewer onerous D.C. regulations. Supporting a responsible pro-family agenda that strengthens homes and teaches our children how to succeed. These are the bedrock principles that secure the blessings of liberty for future generations.
Attorney General Holder has decided to expand marriage benefits for “gay” federal employees – even in the states where “gay” marriage is banned.
Holder announced over the weekend that “gay” partners won’t be compelled to testify against each other, can file bankruptcy together and are given the same rights and privileges as federal prison inmates are in normal heterosexual marriages.
The Government Is Not God Political Action Committee is endorsing Dr. Eric Wallace for election to the House seat vacated by disgraced Democrat Jesse Jackson, Jr. Former Congressman Jackson and his wife have been sent to prison for misuse of $750,000 in political campaign funds.
Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC) made headlines yesterday during a hearing on the IRS targeting scandal. Appearing before his committee were two conservative victims of the targeting scandal and Jay Sekulow with the American Center For Law And Justice (ACLJ).
In Obamaland, the President of the United States is considered a Czar, not an elected official. Congress is considered just an advisory body to the Czar who rules without constitutional authority or the laws of the land.