U.S. Legislation

U.S. Legislation & Analysis on TheThinkingConservative.com includes information on bills, acts and more from both the U.S. House and Senate.

Democratic lawmakers on the House Ways and Means Committee have advanced legislation containing the tax elements of President Biden’s Build Back Better agenda. The draft legislation could be modified by the House Rules Committee before moving to the House floor and may...
The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives on Thursday passed its version of a $768 billion defense policy bill for the 2022 fiscal year. The vote was 316 to 113 in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act, or NDAA, which sets policy...
Wonder Land: Biden has said, ‘I am a capitalist’ and ‘I am not a socialist.’ Here's why both statements are false. Images: Image Of Sport/Zuma Press Composite: Mark Kelly Budget tricks disguise the true cost of Biden’s vast entitlement plans. Democrats...
The House of Representatives on Sept. 23 overwhelmingly passed a bill to provide $1 billion for Israel’s Iron Dome defensive system after some Democrats tried to abandon the funding. The bill drew widespread support from both parties and passed 420–9. Eight Democrats voted...
Senate Republicans will not vote to raise the debt limit at this time because of Democrat plans to spend trillions of dollars, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and other Republican leaders said Wednesday. The House of Representatives voted this week along party lines...
FBI Director Christopher Wray said on Sept. 21 that restrictions on encrypted chat services are needed to combat domestic terrorism—a claim that has been disputed by a wide array of tech companies, industry associations, and privacy groups, as well as...
https://youtu.be/xSKJrruK5p0 News this week of Democrats withdrawing the funding of the Iron Dome from the US budget in order to accommodate left wing extremists within the party is nothing other than a capitulation to terror in the halls of Congress....
Economist Stephen Moore talks to host Steve Bannon about the Democrat plan to give themselves free rein to spend trillions of dollars of our grandchildren’s money in their plan to turn America into a socialist country. The segment opens...
In a statement from Rep. Steve Scalise’s (R-La.) office Wednesday, the House Minority Whip said that Republican leadership would be asking members to vote against the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill. In the Senate, the infrastructure bill passed easily, with all 50 Democrats and 19 Republicans in...
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik today voted against Democrats’ attempt to raise the nation’s debt ceiling to fund their Far-Left agenda. She released the following statement: “House Democrats have failed to do their job. Instead of responsibly funding the...
Nonunion workers make up nearly 90 percent of the US workforce. President Joe Biden is giving them the shaft. The massive $3.5 trillion budget bill Biden and Democratic lawmakers are trying to ram through Congress discriminates against nonunion workers, even forcing some...
On Tuesday, Democrats in the House Committee on Appropriations unveiled the text of their continuing resolution to fund the government until December as Republicans remain hesitant to raise the debt ceiling. Though the highest priority of Democrats is to avert a government shutdown...
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Democrats are trying to use the pandemic to enact a legislative agenda that would transform America into a socialist country with policies, such as having the federal government fund healthcare and childcare,...
Fewer than a dozen Republicans are expected to back the Senate-passed bill. (For now.) If House Democrats keep pushing their two-track plan for a party-line social spending bill and a bipartisan infrastructure bill, they can't expect many GOP passengers on...