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Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday said the House’s new rules on proxy voting are meant to shore up power for Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a day after [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘enda...→

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday said the House’s new rules on proxy voting are meant to shore up power for Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a day after [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘enda...→

Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob' for destroying statues

Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob' for destroying statues

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy tore into the protesters who have been tearing down statues around the country in recent weeks, arguing “they aim to upend [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob...→

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

A federal judge signaled Monday he’s in no hurry to rule on whether the House’s new rules allowing lawmakers to skip votes but pick a designated voter to speak [...] Read full article: Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-vo...→

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) sounded off on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the [...] Read full article: McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taki...→

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., on Wednesday decried Democrats on the first day of proxy voting in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first ...→

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

House Republicans said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new proxy voting rules are a power play that disenfranchises the votes of tens of millions o [...] Read full article: Republicans say House proxy-voting rejec...→

Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bill

Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bill

The measure, which would renew expired surveillance tools, is facing last-minute opposition from President Trump. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bi...→

Florida law requiring felons to pay fines before voting is unconstitutional, judge rules

Florida law requiring felons to pay fines before voting is unconstitutional, judge rules

A Florida law requiring felons to pay legal fees as part of their sentences before regaining the vote is unconstitutional for those unable to pay, or unable to [...] Read full article: Florida law requiring felons to pay fine...→

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed back against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s criticism Thursday of the new proxy voting procedures in the House. Read full article: ‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires...→

Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that Dems are using COVID-19 to enforce socialism

Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that Dems are using COVID-19 to enforce socialism

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said on “Fox & Friends” on Monday that “it’s really sickening that the Democrats are using this opportunity [th [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that ...→

House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ending centuries of tradition

House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ending centuries of tradition

The Democratic-held House on Friday authorized proxy voting for the first time in its history, due to the coronavirus pandemic —  disregarding Republican claim [...] Read full article: House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ...→

GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against proxy voting proposal, invokes Spanish Flu, Civil War as reasoning

GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against proxy voting proposal, invokes Spanish Flu, Civil War as reasoning

"Now some here say, 'But if it saves one life, it's worth it.' How about the million Americans who laid down their lives not for a wishy washy 'Oh maybe we sho [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against pr...→

House Dems push to allow proxy voting during pandemic, as GOP decries 'power grab'

House Dems push to allow proxy voting during pandemic, as GOP decries 'power grab'

House Democrats again will try to pass a temporary proxy voting proposal Friday after pulling the plan last month amid GOP objections. Read full article: House Dems push to allow proxy voting du...→

Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pipe dream': The founders would be 'appalled'

Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pipe dream': The founders would be 'appalled'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., told “Fox News @Night” on Monday that the next round of coronavirus legislation that Democrats are hoping to pa [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pip...→

Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Through' Partisan Police Bill

Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Through' Partisan Police Bill

House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said Democrats have "insisted on jamming through" their own police bill.  Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Throu...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Flynn 'should not happen to any American'

Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Flynn 'should not happen to any American'

Every day more is uncovered about the circumstances surrounding the investigation, unmasking, and guilty plea of former national security adviser Gen. Michael [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Fl...→

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

The House voted under a cloud of doubt Wednesday, using Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new rules that for the first time in the chamber’s 231-year history allowed lawm [...] Read full article: House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules,...→

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

As the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has proceeded with a change to House rules that will allow for so-call [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'En...→

McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the Constitution' With Proxy Votes

McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the Constitution' With Proxy Votes

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats are "endangering the Constitution" to ensure that she has more power through a new proxy voting system, House Mi [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the ...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

A federal judge said the law would result in discrimination against felons who cannot afford to pay court fines and fees. Read full article: Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is ...→

Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule change: ‘We want their voices to be heard’

Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule change: ‘We want their voices to be heard’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday defended the Democrats’ historic proxy voting resolution as the chamber is set to put the new rules to the test next wee [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule c...→

McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's How You Get More 'Cash for Cannabis' Than Coronavirus

McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's How You Get More 'Cash for Cannabis' Than Coronavirus

Tuesday on CNBC's "Squawk Box," House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) slammed the congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the ongoing c [...] Read full article: McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's ...→

Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Unconstitutional,' They 'Will Be Challenged'

Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Unconstitutional,' They 'Will Be Challenged'

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Hannity," House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) stated that the House of Representatives' new proxy | Clips [...] Read full article: Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Uncon...→

House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Enabling Remote Voting

House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Enabling Remote Voting

Neither Civil War nor Great Depression or any other national crisis has convinced the House to allow lawmakers to vote by proxy - without being "present" as th [...] Read full article: House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Ena...→

Democrats push proxy voting amid coronavirus relief battle

Democrats push proxy voting amid coronavirus relief battle

Progressive and even some moderates have raised concerns about the $3 trillion package. Read full article: Democrats push proxy voting amid coronav...→

California Sets In-Person Voting Rules Under Virus Threat

California Sets In-Person Voting Rules Under Virus Threat

California will establish hundreds of locations around the state where voters can cast ballots in-person, a month after he decided to send every registered vot [...] Read full article: California Sets In-Person Voting Rules U...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Constitution to ensure she has more power

Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Constitution to ensure she has more power

Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is endangering the Constitution to ensure that she has more power by maintaining a system of proxy voting in Congress put [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Co...→

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

The lawsuit alleges that the proxy vote legislation passed by the House earlier this month is unconstitutional and sets a dangerous precedent. Read full article: House Republicans file lawsuit against N...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→

Fed judge rules Florida can't stop poor felons from voting

A federal judge has ruled that Florida law can't stop felons from voting because they can't pay back any legal fees, court costs and restitution Read full article: Fed judge rules Florida can't stop poor ...→

Michigan Secretary of State: State Constitution Allows Voting By Mail

Michigan Secretary of State: State Constitution Allows Voting By Mail

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson Wednesday rejected President Donald Trump's contention that the state "illegally" sent out absentee ballots to milli [...] Read full article: Michigan Secretary of State: State Const...→

Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES Act is about

Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES Act is about "pot" and "prioritizing illegal immigrants"

The Republican House Minority Leader also said the bill offering further individual stimulus checks was being used to "enforce" socialism. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES A...→

Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy voting for first time

Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy voting for first time

Neither Civil War nor Great Depression nor any other national crisis has pushed the House to allow lawmakers to vote if not physically present in the Capitol. Read full article: Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy...→

House passes plan for proxy voting, despite GOP objections

House passes plan for proxy voting, despite GOP objections

The House of Representatives enacted an unprecedented plan Friday to allow for proxy House votes and remote committee meetings to conduct lawmaking safely duri [...] Read full article: House passes plan for proxy voting, desp...→

Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and no gym: Here are the new coronavirus rules for House lawmakers

Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and no gym: Here are the new coronavirus rules for House lawmakers

Here are some of the new House procedural guidelines, outlined in a release from Sergeant-at-Arms Paul Irving and Attending Physician Brian Moynihan. Read full article: Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and ...→

House Democrats unveil proxy voting and remote committee resolution

House Democrats unveil proxy voting and remote committee resolution

House Democrats unveiled their plan for remote committee hearings and proxy voting on Wednesday. Read full article: House Democrats unveil proxy voting and ...→

Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob' for destroying statues

Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob' for destroying statues

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy tore into the protesters who have been tearing down statues around the country in recent weeks, arguing “they aim to upend [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob...→

California Sets In-Person Voting Rules Under Virus Threat

California Sets In-Person Voting Rules Under Virus Threat

California will establish hundreds of locations around the state where voters can cast ballots in-person, a month after he decided to send every registered vot [...] Read full article: California Sets In-Person Voting Rules U...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) sounded off on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the [...] Read full article: McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taki...→

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

The House voted under a cloud of doubt Wednesday, using Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new rules that for the first time in the chamber’s 231-year history allowed lawm [...] Read full article: House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules,...→

Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Constitution to ensure she has more power

Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Constitution to ensure she has more power

Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is endangering the Constitution to ensure that she has more power by maintaining a system of proxy voting in Congress put [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Co...→

McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the Constitution' With Proxy Votes

McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the Constitution' With Proxy Votes

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats are "endangering the Constitution" to ensure that she has more power through a new proxy voting system, House Mi [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the ...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→

Florida law requiring felons to pay fines before voting is unconstitutional, judge rules

Florida law requiring felons to pay fines before voting is unconstitutional, judge rules

A Florida law requiring felons to pay legal fees as part of their sentences before regaining the vote is unconstitutional for those unable to pay, or unable to [...] Read full article: Florida law requiring felons to pay fine...→

Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule change: ‘We want their voices to be heard’

Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule change: ‘We want their voices to be heard’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday defended the Democrats’ historic proxy voting resolution as the chamber is set to put the new rules to the test next wee [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule c...→

Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES Act is about

Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES Act is about "pot" and "prioritizing illegal immigrants"

The Republican House Minority Leader also said the bill offering further individual stimulus checks was being used to "enforce" socialism. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES A...→

Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Unconstitutional,' They 'Will Be Challenged'

Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Unconstitutional,' They 'Will Be Challenged'

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Hannity," House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) stated that the House of Representatives' new proxy | Clips [...] Read full article: Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Uncon...→

House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ending centuries of tradition

House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ending centuries of tradition

The Democratic-held House on Friday authorized proxy voting for the first time in its history, due to the coronavirus pandemic —  disregarding Republican claim [...] Read full article: House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ...→

House passes plan for proxy voting, despite GOP objections

House passes plan for proxy voting, despite GOP objections

The House of Representatives enacted an unprecedented plan Friday to allow for proxy House votes and remote committee meetings to conduct lawmaking safely duri [...] Read full article: House passes plan for proxy voting, desp...→

House Dems push to allow proxy voting during pandemic, as GOP decries 'power grab'

House Dems push to allow proxy voting during pandemic, as GOP decries 'power grab'

House Democrats again will try to pass a temporary proxy voting proposal Friday after pulling the plan last month amid GOP objections. Read full article: House Dems push to allow proxy voting du...→

House Democrats unveil proxy voting and remote committee resolution

House Democrats unveil proxy voting and remote committee resolution

House Democrats unveiled their plan for remote committee hearings and proxy voting on Wednesday. Read full article: House Democrats unveil proxy voting and ...→

Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Through' Partisan Police Bill

Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Through' Partisan Police Bill

House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said Democrats have "insisted on jamming through" their own police bill.  Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Throu...→

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

A federal judge signaled Monday he’s in no hurry to rule on whether the House’s new rules allowing lawmakers to skip votes but pick a designated voter to speak [...] Read full article: Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-vo...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Flynn 'should not happen to any American'

Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Flynn 'should not happen to any American'

Every day more is uncovered about the circumstances surrounding the investigation, unmasking, and guilty plea of former national security adviser Gen. Michael [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Fl...→

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., on Wednesday decried Democrats on the first day of proxy voting in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first ...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

As the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has proceeded with a change to House rules that will allow for so-call [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'En...→

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

House Republicans said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new proxy voting rules are a power play that disenfranchises the votes of tens of millions o [...] Read full article: Republicans say House proxy-voting rejec...→

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

The lawsuit alleges that the proxy vote legislation passed by the House earlier this month is unconstitutional and sets a dangerous precedent. Read full article: House Republicans file lawsuit against N...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bill

Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bill

The measure, which would renew expired surveillance tools, is facing last-minute opposition from President Trump. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bi...→

Fed judge rules Florida can't stop poor felons from voting

A federal judge has ruled that Florida law can't stop felons from voting because they can't pay back any legal fees, court costs and restitution Read full article: Fed judge rules Florida can't stop poor ...→

Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

A federal judge said the law would result in discrimination against felons who cannot afford to pay court fines and fees. Read full article: Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is ...→

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed back against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s criticism Thursday of the new proxy voting procedures in the House. Read full article: ‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires...→

Michigan Secretary of State: State Constitution Allows Voting By Mail

Michigan Secretary of State: State Constitution Allows Voting By Mail

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson Wednesday rejected President Donald Trump's contention that the state "illegally" sent out absentee ballots to milli [...] Read full article: Michigan Secretary of State: State Const...→

McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's How You Get More 'Cash for Cannabis' Than Coronavirus

McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's How You Get More 'Cash for Cannabis' Than Coronavirus

Tuesday on CNBC's "Squawk Box," House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) slammed the congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the ongoing c [...] Read full article: McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's ...→

Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that Dems are using COVID-19 to enforce socialism

Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that Dems are using COVID-19 to enforce socialism

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said on “Fox & Friends” on Monday that “it’s really sickening that the Democrats are using this opportunity [th [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that ...→

Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy voting for first time

Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy voting for first time

Neither Civil War nor Great Depression nor any other national crisis has pushed the House to allow lawmakers to vote if not physically present in the Capitol. Read full article: Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy...→

House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Enabling Remote Voting

House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Enabling Remote Voting

Neither Civil War nor Great Depression or any other national crisis has convinced the House to allow lawmakers to vote by proxy - without being "present" as th [...] Read full article: House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Ena...→

GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against proxy voting proposal, invokes Spanish Flu, Civil War as reasoning

GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against proxy voting proposal, invokes Spanish Flu, Civil War as reasoning

"Now some here say, 'But if it saves one life, it's worth it.' How about the million Americans who laid down their lives not for a wishy washy 'Oh maybe we sho [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against pr...→

Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and no gym: Here are the new coronavirus rules for House lawmakers

Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and no gym: Here are the new coronavirus rules for House lawmakers

Here are some of the new House procedural guidelines, outlined in a release from Sergeant-at-Arms Paul Irving and Attending Physician Brian Moynihan. Read full article: Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and ...→

Democrats push proxy voting amid coronavirus relief battle

Democrats push proxy voting amid coronavirus relief battle

Progressive and even some moderates have raised concerns about the $3 trillion package. Read full article: Democrats push proxy voting amid coronav...→

Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pipe dream': The founders would be 'appalled'

Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pipe dream': The founders would be 'appalled'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., told “Fox News @Night” on Monday that the next round of coronavirus legislation that Democrats are hoping to pa [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pip...→

Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob' for destroying statues

Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob' for destroying statues

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy tore into the protesters who have been tearing down statues around the country in recent weeks, arguing “they aim to upend [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy op-ed rips 'left-wing mob...→

Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Through' Partisan Police Bill

Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Through' Partisan Police Bill

House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said Democrats have "insisted on jamming through" their own police bill.  Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Democrats 'Jamming Throu...→

California Sets In-Person Voting Rules Under Virus Threat

California Sets In-Person Voting Rules Under Virus Threat

California will establish hundreds of locations around the state where voters can cast ballots in-person, a month after he decided to send every registered vot [...] Read full article: California Sets In-Person Voting Rules U...→

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

A federal judge signaled Monday he’s in no hurry to rule on whether the House’s new rules allowing lawmakers to skip votes but pick a designated voter to speak [...] Read full article: Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-vo...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) sounded off on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the [...] Read full article: McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taki...→

Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Flynn 'should not happen to any American'

Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Flynn 'should not happen to any American'

Every day more is uncovered about the circumstances surrounding the investigation, unmasking, and guilty plea of former national security adviser Gen. Michael [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: What happened to Gen. Fl...→

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., on Wednesday decried Democrats on the first day of proxy voting in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first ...→

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

The House voted under a cloud of doubt Wednesday, using Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new rules that for the first time in the chamber’s 231-year history allowed lawm [...] Read full article: House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules,...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

As the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has proceeded with a change to House rules that will allow for so-call [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'En...→

Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Constitution to ensure she has more power

Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Constitution to ensure she has more power

Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is endangering the Constitution to ensure that she has more power by maintaining a system of proxy voting in Congress put [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Pelosi is endangering Co...→

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

House Republicans said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new proxy voting rules are a power play that disenfranchises the votes of tens of millions o [...] Read full article: Republicans say House proxy-voting rejec...→

McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the Constitution' With Proxy Votes

McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the Constitution' With Proxy Votes

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats are "endangering the Constitution" to ensure that she has more power through a new proxy voting system, House Mi [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Pelosi, Dems 'Endangering the ...→

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

The lawsuit alleges that the proxy vote legislation passed by the House earlier this month is unconstitutional and sets a dangerous precedent. Read full article: House Republicans file lawsuit against N...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→

Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bill

Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bill

The measure, which would renew expired surveillance tools, is facing last-minute opposition from President Trump. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy asks Dems to pull FISA bi...→

Fed judge rules Florida can't stop poor felons from voting

A federal judge has ruled that Florida law can't stop felons from voting because they can't pay back any legal fees, court costs and restitution Read full article: Fed judge rules Florida can't stop poor ...→

Florida law requiring felons to pay fines before voting is unconstitutional, judge rules

Florida law requiring felons to pay fines before voting is unconstitutional, judge rules

A Florida law requiring felons to pay legal fees as part of their sentences before regaining the vote is unconstitutional for those unable to pay, or unable to [...] Read full article: Florida law requiring felons to pay fine...→

Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

A federal judge said the law would result in discrimination against felons who cannot afford to pay court fines and fees. Read full article: Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is ...→

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed back against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s criticism Thursday of the new proxy voting procedures in the House. Read full article: ‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires...→

Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule change: ‘We want their voices to be heard’

Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule change: ‘We want their voices to be heard’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday defended the Democrats’ historic proxy voting resolution as the chamber is set to put the new rules to the test next wee [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi defends proxy voting rule c...→

Michigan Secretary of State: State Constitution Allows Voting By Mail

Michigan Secretary of State: State Constitution Allows Voting By Mail

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson Wednesday rejected President Donald Trump's contention that the state "illegally" sent out absentee ballots to milli [...] Read full article: Michigan Secretary of State: State Const...→

McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's How You Get More 'Cash for Cannabis' Than Coronavirus

McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's How You Get More 'Cash for Cannabis' Than Coronavirus

Tuesday on CNBC's "Squawk Box," House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) slammed the congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the ongoing c [...] Read full article: McCarthy on Dems 'Proxy Voting': That's ...→

Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES Act is about

Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES Act is about "pot" and "prioritizing illegal immigrants"

The Republican House Minority Leader also said the bill offering further individual stimulus checks was being used to "enforce" socialism. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy says $3 trillion HEROES A...→

Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that Dems are using COVID-19 to enforce socialism

Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that Dems are using COVID-19 to enforce socialism

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said on “Fox & Friends” on Monday that “it’s really sickening that the Democrats are using this opportunity [th [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: 'Really sickening' that ...→

Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Unconstitutional,' They 'Will Be Challenged'

Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Unconstitutional,' They 'Will Be Challenged'

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Hannity," House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) stated that the House of Representatives' new proxy | Clips [...] Read full article: Scalise: House Proxy Voting Rules 'Uncon...→

Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy voting for first time

Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy voting for first time

Neither Civil War nor Great Depression nor any other national crisis has pushed the House to allow lawmakers to vote if not physically present in the Capitol. Read full article: Work-from-home Congress? House OKs proxy...→

House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ending centuries of tradition

House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ending centuries of tradition

The Democratic-held House on Friday authorized proxy voting for the first time in its history, due to the coronavirus pandemic —  disregarding Republican claim [...] Read full article: House OKs proxy voting during pandemic, ...→

House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Enabling Remote Voting

House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Enabling Remote Voting

Neither Civil War nor Great Depression or any other national crisis has convinced the House to allow lawmakers to vote by proxy - without being "present" as th [...] Read full article: House OKs Historic Changes in Rules, Ena...→

House passes plan for proxy voting, despite GOP objections

House passes plan for proxy voting, despite GOP objections

The House of Representatives enacted an unprecedented plan Friday to allow for proxy House votes and remote committee meetings to conduct lawmaking safely duri [...] Read full article: House passes plan for proxy voting, desp...→

GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against proxy voting proposal, invokes Spanish Flu, Civil War as reasoning

GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against proxy voting proposal, invokes Spanish Flu, Civil War as reasoning

"Now some here say, 'But if it saves one life, it's worth it.' How about the million Americans who laid down their lives not for a wishy washy 'Oh maybe we sho [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert argues against pr...→

Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and no gym: Here are the new coronavirus rules for House lawmakers

Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and no gym: Here are the new coronavirus rules for House lawmakers

Here are some of the new House procedural guidelines, outlined in a release from Sergeant-at-Arms Paul Irving and Attending Physician Brian Moynihan. Read full article: Facemasks, socially-distant voting, and ...→

House Dems push to allow proxy voting during pandemic, as GOP decries 'power grab'

House Dems push to allow proxy voting during pandemic, as GOP decries 'power grab'

House Democrats again will try to pass a temporary proxy voting proposal Friday after pulling the plan last month amid GOP objections. Read full article: House Dems push to allow proxy voting du...→

Democrats push proxy voting amid coronavirus relief battle

Democrats push proxy voting amid coronavirus relief battle

Progressive and even some moderates have raised concerns about the $3 trillion package. Read full article: Democrats push proxy voting amid coronav...→

House Democrats unveil proxy voting and remote committee resolution

House Democrats unveil proxy voting and remote committee resolution

House Democrats unveiled their plan for remote committee hearings and proxy voting on Wednesday. Read full article: House Democrats unveil proxy voting and ...→

Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pipe dream': The founders would be 'appalled'

Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pipe dream': The founders would be 'appalled'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., told “Fox News @Night” on Monday that the next round of coronavirus legislation that Democrats are hoping to pa [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams new 'Pelosi-led pip...→