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Democrats Use Leaked Documents As Cover for Their Retreat in the Global War on Terror

September 24, 2006

Capitol Hill Democrats are trumpeting another leaked classified intelligence report, using it to mask their inability to present a plan for combating terrorism in a post-9/11 world.  Unfortunately for Democrats bent on retreating from the Global War on Terror, there’s nothing new in this report.  As White House Press Secretary Tony Snow pointed out today: Read More

Joint Leadership Statement on Border Security Measures Included in Homeland Security Conference Report

September 24, 2006

House Speaker J. Dennis Hastert (R-IL), House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH), House Majority Whip Roy Blunt (R-MO) and House Conference Chair Deborah Pryce (R-OH) released this statement following the release of the Homeland Security Appropriations Conference Report:“Homeland security starts with a secure border. We’d like to thank the conferees for approving House-passed border security measures that assure the safety and security of the American people. Read More

House Democrats Admit Tax Hikes on Their Agenda

September 21, 2006

House Democrats held a forum on economic security this morning, but Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) gave Americans an advance look at this agenda on Wednesday, outlining his plans for tax hikes on every American family and every small business. Read More

Clinton: Protecting American Interrogators Is "Wrong"

September 21, 2006

Congressional Republicans are working with President Bush to ensure American interrogators know exactly what they can and cannot do when they’re interrogating terrorist suspects on behalf of our country.  But according to Read More

Boehner Statement on Passage of Davis Military Personnel Financial Services Protection Act

September 20, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today highlighted House passage of the Military Personnel Financial Services Protection Act (S. 418), which will now head to the President’s desk for his signature. S. 418 is the Senate companion bill to H.R. 458, which was introduced by Rep. Geoff Davis (R-KY) and passed the House by a 405-2 vote last year:“For too long, unscrupulous financial agents have taken advantage of our men and women in uniform through deceptive marketing tactics. Read More