Dem Congressman on Oregon Shooting: “I Always Hope Tragedy Will Inspire Action”

We all know what he’s talking about. He wants to pass more gun control laws that criminals will ignore. He’s channeling Rahm Emanuel who advised never to let a crisis go to waste. In truth, that’s any politician’s mantra. Democratic Congressman Earl Blumenauer from Oregon reacted to the murder at Reynolds High School in Troutsdale that claimed the life of a student and concluded with the shooter’s suicide. Blumenauer tweeted: “Another shooting. I always hope tragedy will inspire action. Read more […]

Congress’s Approval Rating Too High; $1.1 Trillion Spending Bill Passed

A 1,582-page bill was just passed in the House that will spend another $1.1 trillion on things and stuff from which no one will ever benefit. That’s a lot of pages for a busy member of Congress to read. How are they supposed to make time reading bills when they’re busy avoiding work?! Answer: they don’t make time for it. From CNSNews: On Capitol Hill on Thursday, asked [Earl] Blumenauer [Democrat of Oregon]: “The omnibus bill yesterday, it was 1,582 pages, did you have a chance Read more […]