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With 17 missionaries kidnapped by a criminal gang in Haiti this weekend, the co-chairs of the U.S. House Haiti Caucus weighed in this week. U.S. Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., currently running for the Democratic nomination...
This week, a congressman from the Sunshine State introduced “censure resolution condemning and censuring” four Democrats in the U.S. House “for defending foreign terrorist organizations and using rhetoric which contributed to anti-Semitic attacks across...
Lawson brought out the bill in the middle of last month though it has not garnered much traction in recent weeks.
Backers of the proposal noted that more than 43 million Americans have $1.6 trillion in federal student loan debts.
The bill would also send $300 million to organizations helping small business owners; $50 million for minority business centers which will be used to offer technical and online training; and another $50 million for centers supporting small businesses and businesses owned by women.
At the start of the month, Lawson introduced the “Restricting Credit Checks for Employment Decisions Act" which cleared the U.S. House Financial Services Committee last week.