The need to use the Congressional Review Act to undo rules (laws) set in place by unelected bureaucrats reflects the backward nature of rulemaking in Washington. An agency's rule, unless contested by Congress, becomes law.
President Trump signed two executive orders related to immigration — to begin construction of a wall on the border with Mexico, and to strengthen immigration enforcement.
Representative Mick Mulvaney, President Trump’s pick to head up the Office of Management and Budget, suggested looking at raising the retirement age during his confirmation hearing on Tuesday.
Even as Democrats publicly and loudly decry corporatist political “dark money,” billionaire Democrats and other donors funnel hundreds of millions to radical and violent causes.
President Trump tweeted, “If Chicago doesn’t fix the horrible ‘carnage’ going on, 228 shootings in 2017 with 42 killings (up 24% from 2016), I will send in the Feds!”
An article in the New York Times for January 23 carried an editorialized headline: “Trump Repeats Lie About Popular Vote in Meeting With Lawmakers.”
Hateful, incendiary rants from Madonna, Ashley Judd; Media cover up communist parties, radical groups sponsoring-promoting-organizing the event.
President Trump has reinstated a policy against taxpayer funds going to promote abortion in foreign countries. The policy was first crafted by President Reagan in 1984, but was overturned by President Obama in 2009.