Many on the right hold high hopes for former President Donald Trump and DeSantis, envisioning a dream ticket of either Trump/DeSantis or DeSantis/Trump.
Amidst accusations and investigations launched by Democratic leaders, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis stands firm in his resolve to address the illegal immigration crisis. Despite felony charges related to the transportation of illegal immigrants, DeSantis defends his efforts as part of Florida’s relocation program to direct undocumented immigrants to ‘sanctuary states.’
Kevin McCarthy, the House Speaker, is opposing additional spending for Ukraine, setting him at odds with Senate Republicans who are advocating for more funds.
Chicago residents are expressing anger over a recently approved $51 million dollar migrant aid package. The residents are criticizing the city council for prioritizing migrants over the pressing issues of homelessness and crime in Chicago.
Tom Cotton criticizes the Biden administration’s approach to China, suggesting that maintaining a strong military presence is crucial to deter aggressive countries like China, Iran, and Russia. He also voices concerns over insufficient defense spending.
The debt ceiling deal reached between House Speaker Kevin McCarthy and President Joe Biden has sparked dissatisfaction among Republicans. The IRS is still being set to receive $60 billion in funding. House Freedom Caucus members consider the deal a betrayal, accusing it of enabling the establishment of a “new Stasi” through the hiring of thousands of IRS agents. They had initially promised to eliminate the funding for these agents, but the current package falls short of their expectations, resulting in conservatives criticizing the agreement.
During a press conference on Tuesday, the House Freedom Caucus gathered to address their concerns about a recent deal. Representative Chip Roy from Texas expressed his strong opposition, stating no Republican should support the deal. He criticized the agreement, stating that it would require an additional borrowing of $4 trillion without any substantial benefits. Roy warned that there would be consequences if the bill proceeded.
In his Memorial Day message, former President Trump conveyed his deep apprehension regarding the present condition of the United States. Warning that the country is facing significant danger from individuals within the government who aim to dismantle it. Trump utilized his social media platform, Truth Social, as a means to communicate his message. stating that the country is in “greater peril than it is right now.” He urged his supporters to join him in stopping what he referred to as “communists, Marxists, and fascist ‘pigs'” and to work towards making America great again.