In Alaska, GOP candidate Dan Sullivan is 8,000 votes ahead of liberal Democrat Senator Mark Begich – with an estimated 50,000 absentee ballots still to be counted. Sullivan hasn’t declared victory and Begich hasn’t conceded. The vote counting should be finished next week. Begich, of course, has been a loyal supporter of Obama’s radical goal of “fundamentally transforming” America into a stagnant European welfare state.
Many Washington politicians don’t understand the struggles we face, or they believe we are incapable of making responsible decisions in our own homes and communities. They forget that we simply want to exercise our right to pursue our own happiness and carve out our own part of the American Dream.
James O’Keefe with Project Veritas has recently exposed the possibility of widespread voter fraud in North Carolina by Democrats working to re-elected Sen. Kay Hagan. She is being challenged by Republican Thom Tillis. O’Keefe’s video team compiled a video of examples showing how Democrat operatives were willing to let felons and illegal aliens register to vote in the election.
Their plan is to pressure Boehner and McConnell into taking up bills designed to force the Obama administration to defend some of its most unpopular policies, including the 2010 health care law. And they want to increase border security without any legislative sweeteners like increases in visas for high-tech workers or allowing a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. Conservative Republicans also want to create work requirements for welfare recipients and force Obama to veto the Keystone XL pipeline.
Senate candidate Joni Ernst received help this week from former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee who is out on the campaign trail with her. Ernst is currently 47 to 43 points ahead of liberal Congressman Bruce Braley, a man who would be another vote for Obama’s destructive political agenda.
The National Abortion Rights Action League has just launched a vicious smear campaign against Republican women like Joni Ernst who are pro-life and pro-family. NARAL’s attack ads are also aimed at vilifying the Susan B. Anthony List, which is a political action committee that supports pro-life women candidates. NARAL has purchased a five-figure ad buy in Iowa to defeat Joni Ernst from her Senate race against liberal Congressman Bruce Braley.
Rounds is a former governor of South Dakota and served five terms in the state Senate. He is facing Rick Weiland, a former staffer to far leftist Tom Daschle – who was one of the chief architects of Obamacare. Daschle was picked to be Obama’s Secretary of Health and Human Services but dropped out after it was revealed he had avoided paying taxes. Weiland, if elected, will be a reliable vote for Obama.
From the office of Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK): Voodoo Dolls, Gambling Monkeys, Zombies in Love and Paid Vacations for Misbehaving Bureaucrats Top List of the Most Outlandish Government Spending in Wastebook 2014. Gambling monkeys, dancing zombies and mountain lions on treadmills are just a few projects exposed in Wastebook 2014 – highlighting $25 billion in Washington’s worst spending of the year.
ONE OF THE CORE FUNCTIONS OF THE U.S. GOVERNMENT is to protect the citizens it serves: Given calls from world health leaders for an urgent response to contain this unprecedented Ebola outbreak, I believe that: Both houses of Congress should immediately suspend district work and return to Washington to develop a thoughtful, coordinated, all-of-government containment strategy to prevent the spread of this disease.
As Congressman Gohmert (R-TX) notes: “Apparently, the subpoena was not merely about sermons, but also about harassment for exercising 1st Amendment religious freedoms that are in conflict with totalitarian-loving, Judeo-Christian heritage hating city officials. It appears they saw how this administration has successfully used the courts and IRS to harass and eliminate political adversaries without any adverse consequences, and so they are giving their own abuses a try.”