Tag: Jackie Speier

GOP/Dems Consider DACA Amnesty-for-Wall Deal Backed by Billionaire Donors

A handful of Republican and Democrat lawmakers are continuing to tout a plan that gives amnesty to nearly a million illegal aliens in exchange for some amount of funding for President Trump’s proposed border wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), as well as Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Democrats such as Rep. Jackie […]

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Bill: Lawmakers Must Pay Sexual Misconduct Settlements Out-of-Pocket

Democrats who are hoping that President Donald Trump will face harsh repercussions for paying settlements to women who allege relationships with him passed legislation on Thursday that requires them to make payments for sexual harassment with their own money. Current law addressing sexual misconduct that was put in place in 1995 — ironically when Bill […]

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Dem Rep. Speier: Trump ‘Telegraphs Very Well to Those That Want To Do Harm to People’

Friday on CNN’s “Wolf,” Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) accused President Donald Trump of telegraphing “very well to those that want to do harm to people,” in light of the mail bomb suspect seeming to be a supporter of the president. On Trump’s call for unity, Speier said, “Total hypocrisy. He spends most of his time at […]

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Democrat Compares Border Patrol to Nazis at Auschwitz — Using 2014 Photos

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) took to Twitter on Thursday and compared U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents to Nazis at Auschwitz — using photographs from 2014. “CBP takes away rosaries, shoes, wallets, and toothbrushes from detained immigrants; what they call ‘non-essential’ personal property. The images in these photos shockingly resemble the shoes collected from […]

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