Rep. John Fleming

Is Speaker Boehner Throwing-In With Conservatives For A Change?

Echoing conservative arguments in favor of the House-passed appropriation that prohibits money being spent on Obama’s unconstitutional “executive amnesty” Boehner said he is “certainly” willing to let federal funding for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expire this month if a congressional standoff that is threatening the agency’s appropriation continues.

House Leadership Planning Bait & Switch On Border Bill

Far from listening to and acting on conservative concerns about their border package, what we’re hearing is a plan by the House GOP leadership to continue to browbeat reluctant Members, or if necessary just plain lie, to get the votes for their original bill. UPDATED: In unprecedented win for grassroots, late Friday the House passed conservative border bills.