GOP Fight for Speech: Buck, Gooden Launch Freedom from Big Tech Caucus

July 16th, 2021 10:58 AM

Several prominent House Republicans have created a new caucus in their battle to rein in Big Tech’s growing power. Reps. Ken Buck (R-CO) and Lance Gooden (R-TX) launched the Freedom from Big Tech Caucus to fight back against Big Tech. “Big Tech companies operate under an ‘America last’ mindset that has negatively affected consumers and small businesses across the country while benefiting China…

Hawley, Buck BASH Big Tech Censorship, Offer Solutions

June 29th, 2021 6:06 PM

Conservative lawmakers appeared ready and willing for a fight to protect free speech from Big Tech’s tyrannical grip at an event hosted to feature solutions. The Ethics & Public Policy Center held a Big Tech Symposium that allowed politicians, experts and attorneys to discuss issues like Section 230 and antitrust, along with possible solutions. Several lawmakers, including Senators …

FINALLY: Congress Takes Steps to Rein in Big Tech’s Power

June 24th, 2021 9:15 PM

Republicans and Democrats have largely agreed that Big Tech has too much power. Yet, despite some agreement, the debate has raged on as Congress tries to determine how to hold companies like Facebook, Amazon and Google accountable.

The House Judiciary Committee held a June 23 markup of six antitrust bills aimed at taking down Big Tech. Five of the six bills had some bipartisan support…

Cruz, Buck CONDEMN Facebook for Censorship, Allowing CCP Propaganda

June 16th, 2021 10:24 AM

Conservative lawmakers condemned Facebook for censoring former President Donald Trump while simultaneously allowing the Chinese Communist Party to post propaganda freely on its platform.

House GOP SLAM Big Tech, Recap Some of Worst Moments in Censorship

March 12th, 2021 4:24 PM

Big Tech’s greatest hits have been some of their worst moments in censorship. House Republicans appeared eager to make sure Americans never forget.

In a hearing titled “Reviving Competition, Part 2: Saving the Free and Diverse Press,” House Republicans took a walk down memory lane. They discussed Big Tech’s censorship of the Hunter Biden scandal, the ban of former President Donald…

Rep. Ken Buck: Do Chinese Concentration Camps Match Google’s Values?

July 29th, 2020 4:16 PM

Congressman Ken Buck (R-CO) pulled no punches when he demolished Google for enabling Chinese tyranny. During a Congressional Antitrust Hearing hearing, Buck brought the hammer down on Google CEO Sundar Pichai for his company’s ties to China. Buck commented on how Google removed itself from the bidding process to work with the American military, but continued to work with China. He…

Media Help Flailing Liberals Spread Message on Abortion, Gay Rights

October 29th, 2010 1:51 PM
It’s no secret that the nation is preparing for a GOP tidal wave with significant conservative victories in the Senate and House next Tuesday. The election has essentially focused on domestic economic policy. Conservative candidates have been gaining ground with a popular job growth/lower taxes/revive the economy mantra. But desperate liberal Democrats have suddenly shifted the focus…

Maddow Laments That Five Pro-Life GOP US Senate Candidates Have No Rap

September 20th, 2010 1:06 PM
Wow, I didn’t realize this until watching radical left MSNBC host Rachel Maddow’s September 16 rant bemoaning the “great, unacknowledged, big honking policy issue of this year’s elections nationwide.” That is, at least 5 Republican, Tea Party-backed US Senate pro-life candidates oppose aborting innocent babies whose fathers are sexual criminals.With Christine O’Donnell of Delaware newly added…

CNN's Cafferty Takes 'Moron' GOP Candidate's Comment Out of Context

August 11th, 2010 6:47 PM
On Wednesday's Situation Room, CNN's Jack Cafferty, following the lead of NBC's Kelly O'Donnell, didn't provide the context of a remark made by Republican Senate candidate in Colorado Ken Buck, thus giving the impression that he was sexist, and went on to label him a "moron."Cafferty began his 5 pm Eastern hour commentary by characterizing Tuesday's primary results as possibly being…

NBC's Chuck Todd on Hardball Ponders: Is Ken Buck, 'Sharron Angle in D

August 11th, 2010 6:29 PM
NBC's chief White House correspondent Chuck Todd, substitute hosting for Chris Matthews, on Wednesday's Hardball, managed to question the political viability of two Republican candidates in one sentence as he asked his guest panelist, Jonathan Martin of the Politico, "Is Ken Buck, you know, Sharron Angle in drag?" [audio available here]Going over the results of yesterday's primary races…

NBC's O'Donnell Casts GOP Primary Winner As a Sexist

August 11th, 2010 1:31 PM
Democratic Senator Michael Bennet got his own live spot on Wednesday's Today show to make his pitch to Colorado voters, but his Republican opponent only got a brief soundbite, that came after a clip of him that put him in a negative, even sexist light. While Today co-anchor Ann Curry chatted live with Bennet in the first half hour, NBC's Kelly O'Donnell only gave Republican candidate Ken Buck a…

Maddow Guest Harris-Lacewell Describes Abortion Providers as 'Terminat

August 8th, 2010 1:50 PM
That's odd, those describing themselves as pro-choice usually aren't this candid when it comes to abortion.On her MSNBC show Thursday night, Rachel Maddow spoke with Princeton professor Melissa Harris-Lacewell about Republican Senate candidates Rand Paul, Sharron Angle and Ken Buck opposing abortion, including for pregnancies conceived through rape or incest.Harris-Lacewell said this in response…