The Government Is Not God Political Action Committee (GING-PAC is endorsing West Virginian Alex Mooney for the U.S. House of Representatives. Mooney is a strong social conservative who believes in the American dream and our Judeo-Christian system of morality. Alex Mooney has also received the endorsements of such groups as the Family Research Council, Citizens United, Gun Owners Of America, Eagle Forum, and the Madison Project.
The moral confusion of the Obama Administration is clearly evident in a recent incident in Missouri involving the National Guard. Todd Starnes with Fox News reports on the banning of members of the National Guard from being honored at a Vacation Bible School event in Carthage, Missouri. The Baptist Bible Church, pastored by Kent Hogan told Starnes: “We are a very patriotic church. We love America. We love this country.”
Sen. Scott was one of only three members of Congress to achieve a perfect score of 100 percent in CCAGW’s 2013 Congressional Ratings, earning him the coveted title of “Taxpayer Super Hero.” He was elected to the House of Representatives in November, 2010 and served until January 2013, when he was appointed to the Senate by Governor Nikki Haley following the resignation of Sen. Jim DeMint. Sen. Scott is running in a special election to fill the last two years of Sen. DeMint’s second term.
Congressman Tim Walberg (R-MI) and Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) both survived challenges from GOP rivals in yesterday’s primary elections. Walberg was endorsed by GING-PAC in 2010 and we continue to support him. Sen. Pat Roberts of Kansas defeated Dr. Milton Wolf for re-election to the Senate. Roberts’ opponent was a Tea Party candidate who stumbled after it was revealed that he had posted X-rays of gunshot victims with satirical captions on them on the Internet.
Last Sunday, U.S. Senator John Thune (R-South Dakota), Chairman of the Senate Republican Conference, joined NBC’s “Meet the Press” to discuss the dysfunction Majority Leader Reid has created in the U.S. Senate, the ongoing conflict in Israel and Gaza, and the importance of acting now on the southern border. Excerpts of Thune’s interview are available below. On the House passing a border fix: “The House did pass a border security bill before they went out. The Senate has not.”
“Joni [Ernst] would help us retake the Senate, but she’s a special candidate. I wish we had 10 Joni Ernsts running around the country. She’s a unique candidate, has incredible credibility when it comes to service to our country—both in uniform and here in the state of Iowa, and we need to send her to the United States Senate. I’m just imploring the people of Iowa to do everything they can to send her to the U.S. Senate.”
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), who sits on the House Oversight And Government Reform Committee, was on Fox News last night to discuss Lois Lerner’s profanity-filled emails against conservative and Christian organizations.
“The evidence shows that the amnesty President Obama announced in 2012 is driving record numbers of immigrants to enter our nation illegally,” said Sen. Cruz. “Because of President Obama’s amnesty, children are being abused and exploited by dangerous drug cartels and transnational gangs. We must put an end to any expansion of this amnesty that puts countless numbers of vulnerable individuals, both immigrants and U.S. citizens alike, at risk.
Eric Wallace, a black conservative publisher who is running for the House seat held by Jesse Jackson, Jr. received some encouraging help recently from the Illinois State Rifle Association. The 2nd Amendment group slammed Wallace’s opponent, Robin Kelly, who formerly served in the Illinois House of Representatives. Kelly is an enemy of the rights of law-abiding citizens to own firearms.
Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) takes to the floor of the House of Representatives to describe the plight of Christians in Mosul, Iraq who are being systematically killed or driven from the homes by Islamic State terrorists. All of this carnage is taking place while Obama goes fundraising, plays golf, or sends “humanitarian aid” to Hamas terrorists in Gaza, while Hamas is raining rockets down on civilians in Israel.