“The GOP-led Congress plans to review the deal for two months before voting on whether to lift sanctions sometime in September.”
‘First Read: “If Congress passes a joint resolution of disapproval (from both the House and Senate), and sends it to President Obama’s desk for his signature, it would start another 12-day clock which gives Obama the ability to veto the resolution. After President Obama presumably vetoes the resolution, Congress would have 10 days to attempt to override the veto, which would require a two-thirds vote from both chambers.”
‘After his father and his brother, Jeb Bush said his favorite president was James K. Polk (D), the Des Moines Register reports’.
‘Although Bush didn’t mention it, Polk is perhaps best known for presiding over the Mexican-American War, in which U.S. forces battled all the way to Mexico City and won control of what is now New Mexico and California’.
‘The territorial expansion seen under Polk is now seen as fueling the fight over slavery of the mid-1800s. Polk himself was a slaveowner.’
‘Right after becoming the one millionth Republican to enter the presidential race, Walker’s first interview was with Sean Hannity’. Where else?
‘While attempting to justify his disgusting treatment of workers, Walker claimed that the minimum wage was a “lame idea” the Democrats have put forth to keep jobs’:
Scott ‘I Want To BE Your President’ Walker :