OC Congressman Rohrabacher Supports Egypt’s Al-Sisi

Huntington Beach conservative Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher led a delegation earlier this year to meet with Egypt's former general and likely winner in the upcoming presidential election AbdelFattah Al-Sisi.He then announced that he will lead a new 'Egypt Caucus' to support Al-Sisi's fight against what he called terrorist groups and said that other Members of … Continue reading OC Congressman Rohrabacher Supports Egypt’s Al-Sisi

Congresswoman Sanchez on Syria

OC Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez issued this statement today on Syria:“The Syrian government’s use of chemical weapons to indiscriminately kill at least 1,429 Syrians – including at least 426 children – cannot and will not go unnoticed."As a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, I have been briefed by Obama Administration national security officials … Continue reading Congresswoman Sanchez on Syria

Rep. Ed Royce reacts to Morsi’s power grab

I rarely if ever agree with Royce. Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA), incoming Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, released the following statement in reaction to Egypt’s draft constitution, President Morsi’s consolidation of power, and the protests roiling Cairo."Egypt – at the center of the Arab world – is at a crossroads. It can follow … Continue reading Rep. Ed Royce reacts to Morsi’s power grab

Senate Unanimously Passes Resolution to Support Israel’s Assault on Gaza

Sen. Kristen GillibrandThe U.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution Thursday night supporting Israel’s strikes on Gaza earlier this week.S.Res.599 expresses “vigorous support and unwavering commitment to the welfare, security, and survival of the State of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state with secure borders, and recognizing and strongly supporting its right to act in … Continue reading Senate Unanimously Passes Resolution to Support Israel’s Assault on Gaza

Rep. Sanchez is wrong on H.R. 268; resolution opposes Palestinian statehood

In September 1947, after meetings with Zionist delegations in Palestine, the United Nations Special Committee on Palestine recommended the partition in Palestine, a suggestion ratified by the UN General Assembly that stipulated the establishment of the state of Israel.   In September 2011 Palestinians will seek statehood at the UN. Congress has already decided that … Continue reading Rep. Sanchez is wrong on H.R. 268; resolution opposes Palestinian statehood

Rohrabacher attempts to rewrite Iraq’s history

The defenders of the US invasion of Iraq are attempting to rewrite history. Will you help us stop them? Last month, US Representative Dana Rohrabacher called for Iraq to consider “repaying the United States” for "helping them establish democracy." Meanwhile, former President George W. Bush is now taking credit on his website for having "liberated … Continue reading Rohrabacher attempts to rewrite Iraq’s history