Home Tags GOP

Tag: GOP

Republicans swoop in to do damage control, stripping Rep. Steve King of House committee assignments after ‘white supremacy’ remark

Following his removal from the committee assignments, Rep. Steve King described the move as a "a political decision that ignores the truth."
Eric Trump and Donald Trump Jr. speak during a ribbon cutting event at Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point in The Bronx.

Donald Trump Jr. calls himself his brother’s ‘hero’ in birthday Instagram post

Donald Trump Jr. wished his brother, Eric, a happy birthday with a throwback photo on Instagram.

‘Somebody does need to challenge the president’: Republican Jeff Flake calls for civility, says Trump ‘owns’ the government sh...

"Anytime you stand and say 'I own the shutdown,' then you own it," retiring Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona said about Trump on Friday.
Sens. Marco Rubio of Florida and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina.

Top Republicans are revolting against Trump’s move to pull US troops out of Syria

"While you believe the threat of ISIS has dissipated, the conditions on the ground paint a very different picture."

South Carolina GOP reportedly considering cancelling 2020 primary to favor Trump

South Carolina GOP Chairman Drew McKissick said the party could cancel the 2020 primary in the state to protect Trump from challengers.
President Donald Trump at a rally in Washington, Michigan.

Republicans are stripping power from incoming Democrats in Wisconsin and Michigan

Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin and Michigan are introducing legislation to strip incoming Democrats of power.
Former FBI Director James Comey testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill June 8, 2017 in Washington, DC.

Comey agrees to semi-public testimony after dispute with Republican lawmakers

Former FBI Director James Comey said he made a deal with Republican lawmakers on offering his testimony for the investigation of the FBI.
Sen. Lindsey Graham said he plans to call for sanctions against Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

‘Saudi Arabia First, not America First’: Even top GOP allies of Trump are railing against his defense of Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi’...

"Never thought I'd see the day a White House would moonlight as a public relations firm for the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia," Sen. Bob Corker said.

Republican Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith slammed for ‘joking’ about voter suppression on college campuses

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is under fire for joking that laws that "make it just a little more difficult" for college students to vote are "a great idea."
Rep. Mark Meadows, chair of the House Freedom Caucus

Mark Meadows doesn’t ‘anticipate’ running for another term as chairman of powerful conservative Freedom Caucus

"I don't anticipate doing that," Meadows told INSIDER on Tuesday when asked if he would seek another term. "But I don't know."