The ratio for representation established by the Constitution in 1787 was repealed in 1929, leading to a lack of representation.
Democrats are pressuring President Obama to hold off on TPP approval until after the November 4 elections for fear that labor unions and environmental activists would abandon the party over their opposition to the controversial trade deal.
Gathered at the summer meeting of the National Governors Association in Nashville on July 13, several governors shared their views about Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Matthews Burwell’s efforts to gain their support for hosting thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America who have illegally crossed our borders.
As always, the Justice Department is on the case, this time investigating a popular Fourth of July parade float in Norfolk, Nebraska that was critical of President Obama.
The drop in the deficit, which the Obama administration is taking credit for, is temporary and will do little to keep the official national debt from shortly reaching $25 trillion.