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GOP Congress Caves on Obama Amnesty

After weeks of failing to pass a bill blocking implementation of President Barack Obama’s unilateral amnesty for millions of illegal immigrants, Republican leaders in Congress called it quits.

A so-called “clean” bill – one without the amnesty prohibition – passed the House of Representatives 257 – 167 yesterday, with all of the no votes coming from Republicans. The bill is expected to pass the Republican-controlled Senate quickly.

Though much of the blame is being focused on House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), it seems the media is conveniently forgetting that new Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) let a presidential attack on constitutional separation-of-powers supersede a Senate debating procedure known as the filibuster. If the roles were reversed it is inconceivable…[more]

March 04, 2015 • 12:49 pm

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Week of March 4th 2015
In addition to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, which of the following foreign dignitaries have addressed a Joint Meeting or Session of Congress three times?
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Lech Walesa
Week of February 25th 2015
FDR issued 635 vetoes over the course of his three terms in office, more than any other President in U.S. history. Which one of the following issued the second greatest number of presidential vetoes?
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President Grover Cleveland
President Ulysses H. Grant
President Dwight D. Eisenhower
Week of February 18th 2015
During the Cold War era, what was the 2-word term generally used in the U.S. to describe the spread of communism around the globe?
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Communist Extremism
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Red Menace
Week of February 11th 2015
Which one of the following U.S. Presidents was the first to have an armored car built for him?
William McKinley
Howard Taft
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Woodrow Wilson
Week of February 3rd 2015
Which one of the following alcoholic beverages did President Obama claim to be the first manufactured in the White House since George Washington?
Beer
Gin
Whiskey
Wine
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