U.S. Senator John Cornyn has joined other senate members in an act which would prevent the Department of Labor from restricting children from working on farms.
“The decision reeks of politics and appears to be an effort by the Department of Justice to carry water for the President’s reelection campaign.”
According to Cornyn, gas prices have increased by 90% since Obama became president.
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The 1,700 Keystone XL pipeline would supply crude oil from the Canadian town of Hardisty, Alberta to Houston and Port Arthur along the Gulf Coast.
Senator Cornyn is among a Republican effort to bring PIPA back to a debate in the Senate chambers.
Obama’s proposed plan would consolidate six agencies into one agency to “promote competitiveness, exports, and American business,” according to a press release from the White House.
“The appointment of another unaccountable czar is an arrogant abuse of presidential power," Cornyn said.
"Facing an election challenge next year, the administration has chosen to target efforts by states to protect the democratic process, Cornyn said.
More than 2,000 weapons went into the hands of criminals in Mexico due to the program's failure.