GOP splits as virus aid package could swell past $1 trillion

GOP splits as virus aid package could swell past $1 trillion

Image: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, July 20, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON (AP) — The price tag for the next COVID-19 aid package could quickly swell above $1 trillion as White House […]

Candidate filings close with numerous contested local races for March 3 Primary Election

BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, December 11 – Candidate filings for a place on the ballot in the March 3 Primary Election closed on Monday, December 9, 2019, at 6 p.m., with several contested races. Additionally, several elections have candidates fielding from both political parties, so that there will be contested General […]

Trump campaign, GOP groups attack Google’s new ad policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign and other Republican election groups criticized tech giant Google on Tuesday for making it harder for political advertisers to target specific types of people. The GOP groups said the changes will lead directly to suppressing voter turnout and would “disproportionately” hurt Republican candidates. Google has said that, […]

Woodlands Township Position 5 race presents contrasting principles with deceptive democrat Gupta, conservative Republican Sekula-Gibbs facing off

Woodlands Township Position 5 race presents contrasting principles with deceptive democrat Gupta, conservative Republican Sekula-Gibbs facing off

Image: Woodlands Township Board of Directors, Position 5, candidate Shelley Sekula-Gibbs (right) with Montgomery County Republican Party Vice Chairman Reagan Reed (left) on October 16, 2019. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands and Conroe, November 3 – The Woodlands Township Board of Directors, Position 5, electoral contest has brought out two candidates who present […]

Sharply divided House approves Dems’ impeachment rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats swept a rules package for their impeachment probe of President Donald Trump through a divided House Thursday, as the chamber’s first vote on the investigation highlighted the partisan breach the issue has only deepened. By 232-196, lawmakers approved the procedures they’ll follow as weeks of closed-door interviews with witnesses evolve into […]

Trump rallies backers in New Mexico in bid to turn state red

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — President Donald Trump made a pocketbook appeal for reelection in the democrat-leaning state of New Mexico on Monday, telling voters that his energy policies have made the state wealthier and warning that the gains could disappear if the proposal knows as the Green New Deal takes effect. “The democrats want […]

Republicans call for formal investigation of Texas House Speaker Bonnen, will likely appoint Special Prosecutor: but could the hearing be a horrible trick?!

BREAKING NEWS! Dallas and Austin, August 8 – State Representative Morgan Meyer, the Chairman of the House General Investigating Committee and a Republican from Dallas, has called for his Committee to conduct a formal investigation. The Golden Hammer has confirmed with two members of the Texas House of Representatives and a staff member of the General […]

Trump takes victory lap; parties start to pivot past Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — An exuberant President Donald Trump took a victory lap on Capitol Hill Tuesday, emboldened by the end of the special counsel’s Russia probe, even as Democrats pressed insistently for Robert Mueller’s full report and Justice Department officials said more information could be released in “weeks, not months.” Trump strode into a high-spirited […]

GOP leaders signal no taste for renewing shutdown over wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wary of reigniting a clash that proved damaging to Republicans, congressional GOP leaders signaled Tuesday that they want to de-escalate the battle over President Donald Trump’s border wall and suggested they could be flexible as bargainers seek a bipartisan agreement. In what seemed a message aimed at the White House, Senate Majority […]

Republican politicians learning lesson from President Trump who has held firm on border wall funding even if leads to federal government shutdown

Conroe and Washington, D.C., December 21 – Republican politicians learned an important lesson from President Donald Trump that he made promises to the citizens for the purpose of keeping them, not just tricking them into voting for him in an election. Fred McCarthy of the Northeast Tarrant Tea Party said two days ago, “Support for Republicans […]