Wednesday’s partisan executive orders were a missed opportunity. If Biden wants to be a "Healer-In-Chief" he’ll have to have the courage to stand up to his liberal base; that’s just a fact. But tomorrow’s another day. … [Read more...] about David Bossie: Biden must report to Congress in 40 days – what will he say?
Jones said, “It’s just memorizing to watch a functional government doing functional government type things. I mean, just a press conference, and there was a human, and the person said words, and the words made sense. Then somebody asked a question, and then the person answered the question, and you are just crying. Oh my God.” … [Read more...] about CNN’s Van Jones: ‘Mesmerizing’ to Watch Biden’s Functional Government — I’m ‘Crying,’ Thank Jesus
The Texas State Society hosted its “Black Tie & Boots” event on Tuesday with lobbyists, congressional staffers and other supporters, including Texas Reps. Jodey ArringtonJodey Cook ArringtonREAD: The Republicans who voted to challenge election results Hillicon Valley: House votes to condemn QAnon | Americans worried about foreign election interference | DHS confirms request to tap protester phones House approves measure condemning QAnon, but 17 Republicans vote against it MORE (R), Michael BurgessMichael Clifton BurgessREAD: The Republicans who voted to challenge election results OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Westerman tapped as top Republican on House Natural Resources Committee | McMorris Rodgers wins race for top GOP spot on Energy and Commerce | EPA joins conservative social network Parler McMorris Rodgers wins race for top GOP spot on Energy and Commerce MORE (R), Kevin BradyKevin Patrick BradyGrowing number of lawmakers test positive for COVID-19 after Capitol siege Overnight … [Read more...] about K Street navigates virtual inauguration week
“Suburbs, my friends, the suburbs. I feel like a one trick pony but here we are again. We went from talking about jobs and the economy to Qanon election conspiracies in 4 short years and - as it turns out- they were listening!” Josh Holmes, a former aide to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellBudowsky: Democracy won, Trump lost, President Biden inaugurated Biden's inauguration marked by conflict of hope and fear McConnell faces conservative backlash over Trump criticism MORE (R-Ky.), tweeted as the results for the Georgia runoffs came in earlier this month. … [Read more...] about Suburbs pose challenge for GOP in post-Trump era
What Congress can and should do is keep investigating tech. Digging up documents and obtaining damning emails hurts tech companies where it counts — in employee morale. There are enough software engineers who still vaguely believe their code changes the world for the better. Tarnish that image, and tech CEOs will start worrying about whether their employees will want to keep working for them. They can do the math. … [Read more...] about Silicon Valley does the math on a divided Senate