Rep. Trent Franks (R., Ariz.) introduced legislation Tuesday that he said would prevent a catastrophic electromagnetic pulse event from causing large-scale deadly consequences for the U.S. population.
Republican woman led the charge in support of a 20-week abortion ban that passed the House of Representatives with bipartisan support on Tuesday evening.
The Washington Post fact checker withdrew the “Four Pinocchios” given to Rep. Trent Franks (R., Ariz.) Friday for his statement that pregnancy from rape is “very low,” reports the Weekly Standard.
The House Judiciary Committee passed a ban on abortions after 20 weeks Wednesday afternoon in a party line vote and over the vocal objections of committee Democrats.
A bill banning abortion after a woman has been pregnant for 20 weeks passed its first test on Tuesday afternoon, with the Constitution and Civil Justice Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee passing the bill on a party-line vote.
Abortionists went into grisly detail about late-term abortions during a House Judiciary subcommittee hearing Thursday for a law that would ban the practice.
The House of Representatives will consider a bill that would ban abortions across the country after 20 weeks of pregnancy, Rep. Trent Franks (R., Ariz.) announced Friday.
White House counterterrorism director John Brennan came under intense questioning on Thursday by the Senate Intelligence Committee over his views on interrogating terrorists and drone strikes against them.
The Prenatal Non-Discrimination Act (PRENDA) failed 246 to 168 in the House Thursday afternoon after a motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill did not win the required two-thirds majority. Rep. Trent Franks (R., Ariz.) authored the bill, which would outlaw abortion based on the sex of the fetus.
Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee are calling for bolstering nuclear and conventional forces in Asia in response to China’s nuclear buildup and missile proliferation to North Korea.