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Exclusive– Rep. Jim Banks Urges Barr, DOJ to Ban Chinese Drones in U.S. Law...

Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN) is raising concerns in a new letter to Attorney General Bill Barr over law enforcement and emergency service departments around the country employing Chinese-produced drones. Banks, in a Thursday letter to Barr obtained by Breitbart News exclusively ahead of its public release, expressed that he is worried about a Chinese Communist…

Senate, House Republicans Back Trump on Russian Bounty Allegations After Briefings

Senate and House Republicans are backing President Trump against allegations in anonymously sourced reports that a Russian military intelligence unit offered bounties to the Taliban for U.S. troops stationed in Afghanistan and that the president was briefed on it. The White House has said Trump was never briefed on the intelligence, which remains unverified by…

Politicians React to Google’s Demonetization Threat to the Federalist, ZeroHedge

Elected officials reacted to Google’s threat of demonetization of the Federalist, which would restrict ad revenues to the news media outlet. Sean Davis, co-founder of the Federalist, spoke with Fox News’s Tucker Carlson on Tuesday’s edition of the latter’s eponymous TV program, describing coordination between NBC, Google, and a foreign left-wing organization in Europe. NBC worked…

Trump Halts Plans to Invest U.S. Federal Retirement Funds in Chinese Companies

President Trump has ordered a board not to go forward with a plan to invest United States federal employees’ retirement savings in an index that includes Chinese firms, some of which are involved in military activities, espionage, and human rights abuses. The order was delivered to the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board in a May…

Rep. Banks: U.N. Court Can Force China to Answer for Coronavirus Negligence, Pay Reparations

The U.S. should use the United Nations International Court of Justice to hold China accountable and force the communist country to pay for the financial cost of mismanaging and covering up the extent of the novel coronavirus outbreak currently plaguing the world, Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN) told Breitbart News Saturday. Banks’ suggestion came after Sen.…

Reps. Jim Banks, Seth Moulton Introduce Bipartisan Bill Condemning China

Reps. Jim Banks (R-IN) and Seth Moulton (D-MA) introduced a bill condemning the Chinese government for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak, in a sign of bipartisan anger against China. The bill expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the “Governmentof the People’s Republic of China made multiple, serious mistakes in the early…

GOP Congressman: Reports Of Senators Dumping Stock ‘Infuriating’

March 20, 2020 7:37 PM ET Republican Indiana Rep. Jim Banks said Friday that reports of GOP senators dumping stocks ahead of the coronavirus market crash are “infuriating.” GOP Sens. Richard Burr of North Carolina and Kelly Loeffler of Georgia both sold off stocks before the pandemic crashed the market, and after senators in both parties had…

Rep. Jim Banks Calls Ilhan Omar’s PTSD Comments ‘Offensive’ to Veterans

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) claim that she suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) was “offensive” to American veterans, Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN) said Wednesday. The congressman’s comments came after Omar said during a press conference that she felt sick about the recent tension between the United States and Iran, according to Fox News. “I feel…

NPR Regrets Interviewing Republican Who Called Out Schiff and Democrats on ‘Political Impeachment’

National Public Radio (NPR) regrets a live radio interview with a Republican lawmaker who called out Democrats and Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, which is overseeing investigations against President Donald Trump, for what he called a “political impeachment.” NPR sent out its public editor, Elizabeth Jensen, to defend the taxpayer-funded…

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