TRNS News Notes By Victoria Jones
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The House Appropriations Committee said that Congress cannot insert language to defund the proposal, countering claims from Sen. Jeff Sessions.
“The President’s decision is not a political victory, it’s a victory for families,” Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid said.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke enthusiastically about diversity of the dem. house leadership.
“If President Obama acts in defiance of the people and imposes his will on the country, Congress will act,” said Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).
Just weeks after winning her second term to the U.S. House, Rep. Duckworth announced the birth of her first baby girl
“It is only a matter of the when, not the if, that we are going to see something traumatic,” Adm. Michael Rogers said.