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  1. Dr. Arthur Laffer: How Trump Can and Will Win in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | FreedomWorks

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  2. Don Polson: A very big little thing happenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... the Select Committee on Benghazi, was interviewed and referred to a separate report that he and Representative Jim Jordan released, saying that they “chose to highlight a number of facts that we believe are most important for the American ...

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  3. Clinton Fights to Avoid Deposition in Email Records CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Roll Call

    Reps. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., left, and Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, talk before a House Oversight and Government Reform hearing this month featuring testimony by FBI Director James Comey on the investigation of a private email server used by Hillary Clinton. Hillary Clinton's attorney fought Monday to prevent the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee from giving sworn testimony as part of a lawsuit concerning her use of a private email system while serving as secretary of State.

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  4. Rep. David Schweikert Signs FreedomWorks' Pro-Growth PledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | FreedomWorks

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  5. Greetings, conventioneers! Your party is even bigger! An update: Mike Polk Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Cleveland.com

    Greetings, convention attendees! On behalf of the RNC Host Committee, we welcome you to Cleveland! We could not possibly be more excited about everything that's going on with the Republican party right now, and we're thrilled about our candidate this year! We mean it! Everything is great! Huzzah! We understand that by now most of you have already received your official convention programs. However, we have added even more exciting events and attractions since our initial printing.

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  6. Conservative leaders praise Trump-Pence ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Washington Examiner

    Prominent conservative lawmakers and activists were eager to embrace Mike Pence as Donald Trump's running mate on Friday, claiming the Indiana governor could be the key to uniting Republicans between now and the November election. "Gov. Mike Pence provides the opportunity to give GOP voters still undecided about Donald Trump a reason to unite and to vote for a more principled ticket," Jenny Beth Martin, chairwoman of the Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund, said in a statement shortly after Trump announced his vice presidential pick on Twitter.

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  7. frightened of the maniacsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Daily Kos

    House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy admits that the Freedom Caucus has won and that the House will not hold any votes on gun violence this week , which means they're piled on to the mess of things that Congress needs to deal with in a short working session in September, because a seven-week break begins at the end of this week. Why won't there be votes? The Freedom Caucus won't let them happen, but don't expect leadership to acknowledge that.

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  8. Obama Admin Has Not Denied Visas to Countries that Refuse to Take Back Their NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Breitbart.com

    While tens of thousands of deportable aliens have been released into the United States because the aliens' home countries declined to take them back, the Obama Administration has not withheld visas from a single country for refusing to repatriate its citizens, government officials testified Thursday before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. "We have not used it," Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Michele Thoren Bond responded when asked by Rep. Jim Jordan how many times the State Department denied visas to recalcitrant countries.

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  9. Conservative leaders praise Pence as possible Trump VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Washington Examiner

    A handful of prominent conservative lawmakers and activists seemed eager to embrace Mike Pence as Donald Trump's running mate after multiple reports on Thursday suggested the Indiana governor had been tapped for the bottom of the ticket. "We really feel like it's a very solid pick from an evangelical standpoint, from a conservative standpoint and from a personal standpoint," Tim Head, executive director of the Georgia-based Faith and Freedom Coalition, told the Washington Examiner Thursday afternoon.

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  10. Obama Admin Has Released 'Tens Of Thousands' Of Criminal Illegal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Daily Caller

    The Obama administration has released "tens of thousands" of illegal aliens convicted of crimes in the U.S. because their home countries refused to take them back. And a "substantial number" of those involve serious crimes, a government official said Thursday during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on so-called recalcitrant countries.

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  11. House GOP leadership delays impeachment of IRS commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Spero News

    Republican U.S. Rep. John Fleming of Louisiana made a motion today in the House to call up for his move to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. House Republican leaders have not signalled any approval of the move, which could result in a vote on the embattled bureaucrat's future in September, following the annual two month vacation Congress takes in the summer.

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  12. Conservatives take IRS impeachment to the House floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Washington Examiner

    Rep. John Fleming, R-La., on Thursday morning made a motion to call up his resolution to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, a move that could set up an impeachment vote in September when lawmakers return from summer recess. Fleming read out the text of his resolution, which he and Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan., introduced Wednesday .

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  13. Conservatives move to impeach IRS chiefRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Lucianne.com

    Conservative House Republicans on Wednesday introduced a resolution to impeach Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen, something they hope can get a vote this week before Congress leaves for an extended summer break. The resolution was introduced by Reps.

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  14. House conservatives try to force vote to oust IRS commissionerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | GantDaily.com

    House conservatives, frustrated that House Speaker Paul Ryan won't commit to a floor vote to impeach the head of the IRS, worked to force a vote Wednesday. Two members of the House Freedom Caucus, Rep. John Fleming, R-Louisiana and Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kansas, co-authored a resolution that would require a vote on the measure to remove IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on the House floor.

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  15. House Freedom Caucus offers measure to force IRS impeachment voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Hill

    House Freedom Caucus members on Wednesday introduced a resolution that would a floor vote on the impeachment of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. In a statement Wednesday, Freedom Caucus Chairman Jim Jordan thanked Fleming and Huelskamp for offering the resolution, saying that "Mr. Koskinen has failed the American people through gross negligence, dereliction of duty, and violating the public trust."

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  16. Dem lawmaker: Increased U.S. investment in Europe creating a 'moral hazard'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Washington Examiner

    One lawmaker on Wednesday questioned why the U.S. is quadrupling its emergency investment in defending Europe from Russian aggression when NATO allies in Europe aren't meeting their defense spending goals. "It blows me away that of the 28 NATO member countries, only five have met a minimal threshold of 2 percent, while we're spending near 4 percent," said Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, noting that only one Baltic state has met the goal of spending 2 percent of its gross domestic product on defense.

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  17. McConnell slams Ginsburg for Trump criticism: 'Totally inappropriate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Washington Examiner

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., criticized Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Tuesday for her lengthy trashing of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. "It seems to me that it's totally inappropriate for a member of the Supreme Court to be weighing in on an American election," McConnell said Tuesday.

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  18. Rep. Jim Jordan pushes Freedom Caucus agenda: 5 bills he wants passedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Cleveland.com

    The conservative House Freedom Caucus is intent on impeaching IRS chief John Koskinen this year and passing bills to address abortion, immigration, gay marriage and welfare reform, group chairman Jim Jordan, a Champaign County Republican, declared Wednesday. "We have been very clear that we think Mr. Koskinen should go," said Jordan, who accuses Koskinen of trying to cover up efforts by others in his agency to target conservative groups for improper tax scrutiny.

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  19. Supports House Conservatives' Effort to Impeach IRS CommissionerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | FreedomWorks

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  20. House conservatives 'committed' to impeaching IRS chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Hill

    Days before the House leaves town for the long summer recess, Freedom Caucus Chairman Jim Jordan said on Wednesday that his group of conservative hard-liners is "committed" to impeaching IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. "We've been very clear: We think Mr. Koskinen should go.

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