- House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Jason Chaffetz bounced Congressman Mark Meadows from his subcommittee chairman position because Meadows voted against John Boehner on fast track trade authority.
Ted Cruz introduced a bill that would prohibit the Obama administration from using fees collected from processing (legal) immigration applications to fund implementation of Obama’s latest amnesty by memo. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has access to nearly $1 billion in application fees.
Kevin Williamson enjoys trolling Donald Trump and his supporters:
“But he speaks his mind!” shout the Trumpkins. Indeed, he does, in a practically stream-of-consciousness fashion: His announcement speech was like Finnegans Wake as reimagined by an unlettered person with a short attention span. The value of speaking one’s mind depends heavily on the mind in question, and Trump’s is second-rate.
Bloomberg published an interesting account of the search for the creator of an extremely popular and powerful malware program, ZeuS.
Iran’s parliament passed a bill that prohibits the nuclear agreement being negotiated with the P5+1 countries from including access to Iranian military facilities, documents, or people.