Category Archives: U.S. Politics

Nick Adams On The State Of Freedom In America

February 05, 2017 MSM News
Nick Adams spoke with Peter Slen about his life and career. He also responded to viewer comments and caller questions. Mr. Adams is the author of America: The Greatest Good, Exceptional America: A Message of Hope from a Modern-Day De Tocquevill, The American Boomerang: How the World’s Greatest “Turnaround” Nation Will Do It Again, Retaking America: Crushing Political Correctness], and Green Card Warrior: My Quest for Legal Immigration in an Illegals’ System.

British House Of Commons Addresses President Trump’s Refugee Travel Ban

February 01, 2017 C-SPAN News
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson delivered a state on President Trump’s executive order temporarily denying entry to the U.S. to the citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries, and temporarily suspending the granting of refugee status to anyone from Syria. Secretary Johnson said the Conservative-led government had clarified the executive orders with U.S. diplomats in London, and determined that holders of British passports, even those holding dual nationality with one of the seven affected nations, would not be delayed or hindered in their travels to the U.S.

Senator Al Franken Destroys Jeff Sessions Before Committee Votes For Him To Be Next Attorney General

February 01, 2017 C-SPAN News
The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 11-9 along party lines to send the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to be Attorney General in the Trump administration to the full Senate. That was after Senator Al Franken grandstanded for a solid half hour on just what a flawed candidate Jeff Sessions is.

Democrats Delay Vote On Attorney General Nominee Sessions For A Second Time!

January 31, 2017 C-SPAN News
Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Committee delayed a vote on whether to send to the full Senate Senator Jeff Sessions’ (R-AL) nomination to be attorney general in the Trump administration. During the hearing they questioned whether Senator Sessions, who was one of President Trump’s most vocal supporters during the election, would be able to say no to the president when his actions are unconstitutional, and then refused to attend the scheduled vote. Committee Chair Chuck Grassley (R-IA) rescheduled the vote for the following morning. Approximately three hours and 10 minutes into the hearing Senator Grassley noted the absence of a quorum and declared the hearing “at ease” and requested the sergeant-at-arms to bring committee members back. After 32 minutes, the hearing resumed with more statements from senators.

Sean Spicer Updates Press On Supreme Court Pick During Another Contentious White House Daily Brief

January 31, 2017 C-SPAN News
Press Secretary Sean Spicer briefed reporters at the White House and responded to their questions on a variety of topics, including the president’s travel ban, Cabinet nominations, a pending cybersecurity executive order, and the president’s Supreme Court nominee announcement scheduled that evening.