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Gaetz: McConnell May Try ‘Unholy Alliance’ by Merging Coronavirus Liability Protection with Blue State Bailout, FISA Reauthorization

One of the major concerns for some associated with the coronavirus pandemic is what legal liabilities businesses may face in the future.  Given that possibility, in Congress and state legislatures around the country are moving to shore up protections for business. During an interview with Huntsville, AL radio’s WVNN, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) warned liability protections could come with strings attached.

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Fmr US Ambassador to Japan Hagerty: Chinese Communists Using U.S. Unrest ‘to Retain Authoritarian Rule over People’

Recent reports have shown the Chinese communist government and its allies are using the civil unrest tied to the death of George Floyd to suggest a double standard for the United States and the crackdown by China in Hong Kong. During an interview with Huntsville, AL radio’s WVNN on Thursday, U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty noted that China’s actions in Hong Kong and the Floyd protests are two very different things.

Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty campaigns for the U.S. Senate Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, in Gallatin, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

GOP Rep. DesJarlais: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill ‘Blatant Political Scammery’ — Democrat ‘Ploy’ to Stall the Economy, Blame Trump

Many Republicans have criticized House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) for her so-called HEROES Act, which is the latest effort from congressional Democrats to respond the coronavirus pandemic. That includes Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-TN), who labeled it “blatant political scammery” during an interview with Huntsville, AL radio’s WVNN.

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Sessions: Trump Federal Judicial Appointments Unmatched by Even Reagan, Bush 43

Jeff Sessions, a candidate for the U.S. Senate in Alabama, said during an interview on Huntsville radio’s WVNN on Wednesday he saw that as a critical attribute of Donald Trump’s presidency to highlight, which he said has gone beyond even what former Presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush were able to accomplish with judicial appointments during their presidency.

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 26: Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a press conference about the apprehension of a suspect in the recent spate of mail bombings at the Department of Justice on October 26, 2018 in Washington, DC. Authorities arrested Cesar Sayoc in the attacks which targeted prominent Democrats …

GOP Rep. Palmer: Pelosi $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill ‘What the Country Would Look Like’ if Dems Controlled White House, Congress

During an interview that aired Friday on Huntsville, AL radio’s WVNN, Rep. Gary Palmer (R-AL), the chairman of the House Republican Policy Committee, acknowledged the measure was a “messaging bill” for Democrats, meaning it has no chance of passage in the Senate and becoming law but offers a statement of values for Democrats in an election year.

Rep. Gary Palmer (R-AL) on APTV, 4/26/2019

GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi $3 Trillion Bill About ‘Keeping Her Position’ — ‘Silliness,’ ‘Socialist Propaganda’

The odds the House Democrats’ proposal of $3 trillion in additional funding for projects deemed to be coronavirus-related unveiled by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) earlier this week ever becomes law are slim to none. Some have speculated Pelosi’s motivations are political, which according to Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL), is the case but it is not necessarily tied to election politics.

Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Alabama, Chairman of the Strategic Forces Subcommittee

GOP Rep. Rogers: Pelosi’s Select Coronavirus Committee ‘Going to Come Back to Bite’ Democrats

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi earlier this month established a so-called select committee with the stated purpose of conducting oversight over the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. In an interview with “The Jeff Poor Show” on Huntsville, AL radio’s WVNN on Wednesday, Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL), the ranking Republican on the House Homeland Security Committee, said the committee was not necessary given the already-existing oversight elements of the CARES Act. 

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL) on C-SPAN, 6/21/2019

Jeff Sessions: More on Capitol Hill Need to Speak Out in Support of Josh Hawley, Tom Cotton on China

Former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate seat he held for two decades in Alabama, says more members of Congress in the House of Representatives and Senate need to speak out in support of Sens. Tom Cotton (R-AR) and Josh Hawley (R-MO), who have advocated a more aggressive approach in dealing with China as the nation suffers through the coronavirus pandemic.

AP Photo/Bob Gathany, AL.com

Jeff Sessions: We’ve Got to Stand Up to the ‘China Lobby’

Many are willing to acknowledge from this point forward that Mainland China should be held accountable for its inaction and lack of transparency in dealing with the initial stages of the spread of the COVID-19/coronavirus but should we hold those accountable that allowed for China to practice risky behaviors up until this point? The answer is yes, according to former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announces the creation of a new initiative to crack down on Chinese intelligence officials pilfering intellectual property from US corporations through hacking and espionage during a press conference at the Justice Department in Washington, DC, on November 1, 2018. - US Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced …

Doug Jones: Make Returning Health Care Manufacturing to U.S. a Priority — Revive Closed Mills to Produce Masks, Gowns

Early indications are that once the coronavirus pandemic is resolved to being at least somewhat manageable, policymakers in Washington, D.C. will have to reevaluate aspects of manufacturing and the reliance on China, especially regarding health care. In an interview with Huntsville, AL radio’s WVNN on Thursday, Sen. Doug Jones (D-AL) argued for the repatriation of health care manufacturing in the United States, noting it will be vital to replenish and perhaps increase stockpiles.

L to R) Sen. Doug Jones (D-AL) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) speak to reporters after the Senate passed a continuing resolution to fund the federal government, Capitol Hill, January 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. The U.S. Senate has voted to end the shutdown, and Congress will now need to …