Sen. Cornyn Holding Up Conservative Trump Nominee

We’ve just learned that Senator Cornyn is holding up President Trump’s nominee to be Deputy Director of Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Russ Vought. Russ is a true conservative who would be a great addition to the administration, but Senator Cornyn seems to be using Vought’s confirmation as leverage to get more federal aid for Hurricane Harvey relief.

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Merkel and co. manufacture fake progress in stalled talks

Even before this week’s EU summit had begun, no-one was under any illusions about the outcome, specifically the zero prospect of the EU27 sanctioning trade talks. In fact, the whole affair was so telegraphed that even the warmish reception graced upon the Prime Minister was widely anticipated. A week after Michel Barnier said talks had reached deadlock, the Prime Minister has salvaged something. What it really amounts to, only time will tell.

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Lord Ashcroft: Time to Tackle Public Misconceptions Over Veterans

LONDON, October 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —

  • New research finds public overestimates extent of mental health and other problems among former Service personnel
  • Annual update on Veterans Transition Review finds progress, but uneven delivery throughout the UK  especially Northern Ireland

The public overestimates the extent of serious problems faced by former Armed Forces personnel, according to new research from Lord Ashcroft, the Prime Minister’s Special Representative on Veterans’ Transition.

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RINOs only care about one thing

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund wants to put serious grassroots pressure on promise-breaking politicians. They begged for our votes last year only to fall in line with the “D.C. swamp” this year. They promised us they would repeal ObamaCare for the last seven years! They think they can ignore us. I am counting on you to make sure they are proven wrong..

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NASA Pinpoints Cause of Earth’s Recent Record Carbon Dioxide Spike

NASA Pinpoints Cause of Earth’s Recent Record Carbon Dioxide Spike

The last El Nino in 2015-16 impacted the amount of carbon dioxide that Earth’s tropical regions released into the atmosphere
The last El Nino in 2015-16 impacted the amount of carbon dioxide that Earth’s tropical regions released into the atmosphere, leading to Earth’s recent record spike in atmospheric carbon dioxide. The effects of the El Nino were different in each region
Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech

A new NASA study provides space-based evidence that Earth’s tropical regions were the cause of the largest annual increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration seen in at least 2,000 years.

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