congress

  1. foundit66

    Amazon’s facial recognition matched 28 members of Congress to criminal mugshots

    https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/26/17615634/amazon-rekognition-aclu-mug-shot-congress-facial-recognition This demonstrates a serious deficiency. It should have matched at least 10 times that!
  2. RNG

    Congress wilts, sides with Xi

    Why not just put up microphones with a direct feed to the Chinese military at military installations? Did Xi say he'd start selling off US bonds? https://www.axios.com/zte-congress-trump-china-phone-maker--8721f05d-2d95-4a4c-aec4-1de5dec5c1f1.html
  3. T

    Congress Drawing Up Charges...

    Hillary and the rest of her Obama consorts are now going to face justice. Pay attention to the mention of the Uranium One Deal. As I've said, before...this one will get her. She was supposed to let the Obama Administration know about ANY incoming "funds" related to this "deal"...she did not. (at...
  4. RNG

    Special for Congress and the SC

    Did you know that members of Congress and the Supreme Court can legally trade on insider information? The article doesn't mention if the President and administration staff have the same huge advantage. The author of this piece is Luigi Zingales, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance at...
  5. G

    Why congress loves "Omnibus Bills"

    and not having a real budget.... "You never want a serious crisis to go to waste. … This crisis provides the opportunity for us to do things that you could not before." -Rahm Emanuel
  6. U

    The role of congress

    People also ask What is the role of Congress? Through legislative debate and compromise, the U.S. Congress makes laws that influence our daily lives. It holds hearings to inform the legislative process, conducts investigations to oversee the executive branch, and serves as the voice of the...
  7. skews13

    Members Of Congress Were Not Elected To Offer Thoughts And Prayers

    As the days press on and the news of the latest tragedy fades, the Republicans in Congress count on the public not to notice their inaction. Despite the repeated cries that this time things will be different, nothing changes, another massacre happens and the helpless Republicans in Congress...
  8. U

    The next move from Congress should be

    Make public the content of the dossier on Trump. What do you say?
  9. U

    Shame on the Democratic members of Congress...

    I don't blame the democratic congress for not standing and applauding Trump bragging on himself........ Ain't no way in hell the states that the democrats come form they got 100% of the vote..........they did not respect some of the people in their own state.... They did not stand and...
  10. U

    The main problem with the US Congress

    Mitch McConnell.......Charles Schumer.......Paul Ryan.......Nancy Pelosi......
  11. Clara007

    Congress: Who's out?

    There seems to be quite an exodus happening in congress. This mass exodus SHOULD have a big impact on the 2018 mid-terms. So who is leaving so far? Bob Corker Jeff Flake Sam Johnson Lynn Jenkins Ileana Ros-Lehtinen John Duncan Dave Reichert Charlie Dent Dave Trott Pat Tiberi Jeb...
  12. Quigley

    Text of a Letter from the President to the Congress of the United States

    Pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, as amended (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), I hereby report that I have issued the enclosed Executive Order (the “order”) declaring a national emergency with respect to the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security...
  13. G

    Looks like the Congress finally passed

    the CR to keep the government open, until mid Jan. Is there any chance next year, the Dems will allow a real "budget" to go through the process, as outlined by "law" and get a real budget, for the first time since Obama was elected? More likely they will fight every appropriation and...
  14. G

    President Trump has asked the Congress

    to take up the DACA problem and make a decision, by March, for these people. They seem to conveniently forget Trump has said those without criminal actions need to be given consideration. Now the Dems act as though these people are being deported and say they will not vote for any budget to...
  15. G

    The congress is now starting to

    spend tax payers money on "training" for themselves and staffs on ...yep...what harassment etc is. IF..they...don't know what all that is, why are they in congress? "They" are the ones writing the "laws" against or about such things...but are now going to train themselves on what it all...
  16. T

    Sexual Harassment in Congress: A Watershed Moment?

    https://r.tapatalk.com/shareLink?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Elipstickalley%2Ecom%2Findex%2Ephp%3Fthreads%2F1326322%2F&share_tid=1326322&share_fid=23516&share_type=t Sexual Harassment in Congress: A Watershed Moment? Sent from my LG-K330 using Tapatalk
  17. RNG

    Politics How Congress plays by different rules

    How Congress plays by different rules This time it's in the area of sexual harassment. Read this and just shake your head...
  18. Hashtag

    Gag order lifted, Informant to testify to Congress

    Gag order lifted: DOJ says informant can speak to Congress on Uranium One, Russia bribery case with Clinton links | Fox News
  19. skews13

    Congress Just Sent Trump A Resolution Forcing Him To Condemn White Nationalists

    Congress just sent President Trump a joint resolution forcing him to condemn and use all available resources to address white nationalists, neo-Nazis, the KKK, and other Charlottesville type hate groups. The bipartisan resolution passed the Senate Monday and the House Tuesday by voice vote...
  20. Quigley

    Congress Quietly Passed A Bill Allowing Warrantless Searches of Homes - Only 1% Oppos

    A bill that will allow homes to be searched without a warrant was passed with overwhelming support by the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Trump—and it happened with no media coverage and very little fanfare. On the surface, House Joint Resolution 76 looks harmless...