The Lame Duck Democrats, many of whom lost their jobs on November 2nd, continue their assault on our military! House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) and Rep. Patrick Murphy (PA-8) introduced a bill to repeal Don’t Ask Don’t Tell (DADT) Tuesday that could be inserted into a measure already passed in the Senate, a procedural maneuver that would speed up floor consideration in the Senate. Sens. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) introduced a free-standing repeal bill (S. 4022) last Thursday.
Vote on the DREAM Act anticipated in the Senate today. Vote during the lame duck session on the repeal of the 1993 law banning homosexuals in the military seems increasingly unlikely. Senate Democrats are considering rolling all 12 spending bills into one – one vote will cover all 12 bills!
Vote on S 510 – the “Food Safety Modernization Act” expected today in the Senate. The Southern Poverty Law Center lists the American Family Association as a ‘hate group.’ Just who is the Southern Poverty Law Center?
On Wednesday afternoon the Philadelphia solicitor and attorney for the Cradle of Liberty Scout Council (COLBSA) jointly announced a settlement. Just before Thursday morning’s City Council meeting Councilman Clarke said the announcement had been made prematurely and he had not decided to introduce the ordinance.
1.) On Wednesday the Senate voted for cloture on SB 510 – “FDA Food Safety Modernization Act.” 2.) However this treaty, which President Carter signed 31 years ago, wants to end discrimination of women as defined by the United Nations.
A little before 5:00 p.m. Monday evening HB 2497 – the “Pension Bailout” passed in the State House by a vote of 165 to 31. The Senate may consider 17 controversial nominees during the lame duck session.
House lame duck session will happen! Vote on the “Pension Bailout” HB 2497 will likely take place. The politics as usual crowd in Washington is trying to “corral” the incoming Freshmen this weekend to prevent them from attending a TEA Party Patriot orientation.
Pressure mounts to repeal the 1993 law banning homosexuals in the military. A draft report by the president’s National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform calls for the elimination of the Office of Safe and Drug Free Schools.
Lower Merion Township will be voting on its ‘non-discrimination’ ordinance Wednesday evening, November 10, 2010 at 6:55 p.m. at the Township Administration Bldg – 2nd Floor Board Room, 75 East Lancaster Avenue in Ardmore.
Last month the Haverford Township Board of Commissioners was approached by a homosexual activist and asked to pass a so-called anti-discrimination ordinance with ‘sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression’ language. It is on a fast track for passage!