Monthly Archives: July 2013

On the Floor

Mitch McConnell on the senate floor  said that Democrats keep pivoting back and forth back and forth. In this statement, he referred to the student loan debate and said that it is long overdue. He said that Democrats are using politics instead of policy. Mitch McConnell said they need to stop, and the student loan […]

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Elephant News Daily Rewind

A daily rewind of major Republican events.

Republicans Serious About Obamacare

The new fiscal year is starting in 10 weeks, and conservatives are using this as a prime opportunity to defund the healthcare law. On the senate floor last week, Senator Lee from Utah said the law was unfair and unaffordable. In his speech he said,  “A joint report by Republicans on the House Energy and […]

Fischer Comes Forward on Energy

Originally posted on Elephant News GOP:
Senator Fischer, a freshman from Nebraska, is cosponsoring a bill that rejects Obama’s national energy tax. Senator Fischer said about the tax, The president’s energy tax plan is bad news for Nebraskans. The bottom line is more regulations and higher costs for middle class families, who are already over-taxed and…

Fischer Comes Forward on Energy

Senator Fischer, a freshman from Nebraska, is cosponsoring a bill that rejects Obama’s national energy tax. Senator Fischer said about the tax, The president’s energy tax plan is bad news for Nebraskans. The bottom line is more regulations and higher costs for middle class families, who are already over-taxed and over-regulated. This reasonable legislation simply requires […]

Republicans Are Watchdogs for Obamacare

Senators are continuing to push Obama on his healthcare legislation. The Republicans in the senate along with House Republican Committee leaders sent a letter requesting the administration’s data they collected on 24 states. This request is after the administration released a report on 11 states. Republicans are pushing for full transparency, and are very much […]