• More Than 50 Democrats Plea For Mattis To Ignore Transgender Military Ban1

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: JONAH BENNETT National Security/Politics Reporter   More than 50 Democrats have written a letter urging Secretary of Defense James Mattis ignore President Donald Trump’s announcement banning transgenders from the military. The Democratic House members called the announcement “unconstitutional” and further argued Friday that transgenders do not harm combat readiness. “As

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  • Senate Voted Against ‘Single-Payer’ Amendment

    Senate Voted Against ‘Single-Payer’ Amendment0

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Robert Donachie Senators voted against an amendment to the Senate Obamacare repeal bill that would institute a single-payer system Thursday afternoon, a move meant to coax Democrats into exposing a policy rift within their own party. Republican Sen. Steve Daines of Montana, an avid opponent of the single-payer system, sponsored

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  • Bipartisan Group Of Senators Rebuke Sessions’ Attempt To Ignore Marijuana Laws

    Bipartisan Group Of Senators Rebuke Sessions’ Attempt To Ignore Marijuana Laws0

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Steve Birr Republicans joined with Democrats on the Senate Appropriations Committee Thursday to deny Attorney General Jeff Sessions the power to interfere with state marijuana laws. The bipartisan rebuke comes after numerous attempts by Sessions to petition Congress to give the Department of Justice power to crack down on

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