House conservatives

Conservatives In House of Representatives Go On Offense Against Mueller

A group of principled conservatives in the U.S. House of Representatives did what Speaker of the House Paul Ryan will never do – they went on offense against Robert Mueller and the rest of the insiders protecting Hillary Clinton and the worst villains of the Obama-era swamp.

House Conservatives Have Only a Veto Power

Erick Erickson, Red State

If House conservatives want to be a force to be reckoned with, they need to use their veto now to block the Speaker. 29 of them, voting for anyone but Boehner, will do just that. This'll give them leverage throughout the next Congress. The vote happens Tues.

Levin Blasts "Commie" House GOP Over Anti-Conservative Rule

Right Scoop Staff

Any Republican who subsequently votes in Jan. against the nominee chosen by the GOP-E in Nov. will be stripped of all committee assignments. If the rule change passes, all Republicans who vote against Boehner will be stripped of all their committee assignments.

The Real Win For Conservatives In The GOP Border Bill

After the conservative grassroots melted the phone lines in opposition to the House GOP border bill something utterly unprecedented happened – the leadership actually started listening to conservatives and having a good faith discussion about what the border bill should look like.

HOW THE RIGHT WON THE SUMMER IMMIGRATION BATTLE

Caroline May & Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Nobody, even those among their ranks, thought it could happen, but House conservatives cracked GOP leadership to get almost everything they wanted out of a supplemental appropriations immigration bill before the Congress broke officially for recess.

VIGUERIE: BOEHNER WILL STEP DOWN BEFORE '15

Greg Corombos, WND

“In Dave Brat, we had a first-class candidate. We have a first-class candidate running against an incumbent in Mississippi, Chris McDaniel. I think he’s going to win. The VA & MS elections send a message to high-quality conservatives out there, ‘Let me take a chance against the king; it’s been done before with success."

House Repub. Leadership: Where are the Conservatives?

Rick Manning, The Hill

No conservative candidate has announced for the majority leader spot, & the alternative for whip, Steve Scalise, is just a Boehner cheerleader. After all the concerns about the direction that Boehner's team is taking the House, no one is rising up to the challenge now that the opportunity is present.

How Conservatives Missed The Chance to Replace Cantor With A Conservative

Jonathan Strong, Breitbart

“Shame on all of us. Here's the conservative movement, and we were all asleep at the switch. We didn't galvanize behind a person; we waited until the die was cast. If conservatives are going to actually win some battles, then we damn well better get on our game,” a conservative lawmaker said.

Conservative Rep.: Majority Leader Election Rigged For Establishment

Alex Pappas, Daily Caller

Some conservative lawmakers, such as Steve King, are fuming that the short-time frame between Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s announced resignation yesterday and the election of his successor next week is unfairly “stacking the deck” for the two estab. R's vying to replace him.

Conservatives Plot Takedown of GOP Leaders' Amnesty Plans

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

As House Repub. leaders prepare an immigration proposal that could go much further towards amnesty than their prior public stances, conservative lawmakers are quietly plotting to push back.

Help House Conservatives Fight Ryan, Portman and Boehner on Spending

House Republican "leaders" are about to cave on spending. Conservatives Mick Mulvaney (SC-5), Steve Scalise (LA-1), and Jim Jordan (OH-4) are rallying their colleagues to fight a new spending deal negotiated behind closed doors by establishment Republicans Rep. Paul Ryan and Senator Rob Portman.

House Conservatives Holding Kathleen Sebelius Responsible for Healthcare.gov Disaster

Not that we expect any answers -- or at least any straight answers -- from Secretary Sebelius, but the following is the text of the letter Representatives Mick Mulvaney, Trey Gowdy and Jason Chaffetz sent to Sebelius late Monday afternoon.

NSA Tries to Save Spy Program Before Vote

Emma Dumainand Matt Fuller, Roll Call

NSA held 4 hours of top secret briefings to urge Reps. to continue funding its secret surveillance.

House Conservatives Shun Dream Act

Russell Berman, The Hill

The House Repub leadership's immigration bill isn't getting conservative support for good reasons.

Amash: Best Congressman in D.C.?

Christian Rice, Policy Mic

Here are six reasons why Amash is the top Rep. Hints: Social media, nonpartisanship lead the list.

Republican List Of Shame On Amnesty Vote – Plenty Of Time For Primary Challenges

As Governor Sarah Palin said, we need a heated debate and contested primaries where those Republican Senators who betrayed conservative principles on amnesty for illegal immigrants have to answer to their constituents regarding their flip-flop on such a fundamental issue.

Ag Bill Defeat a Major Win for Right

Katherine Rosario, Heritage Action

Conservative activists’ defeat of the Farm Bill’s unholy food stamps/ag policy alliance is big news.