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Grothman sponsors or cosponsors legislation regarding citizenship, Trump’s wall, abortion, sanctuary cities, and Planned Parenthood

For example, in addition to the bill that would allow for crowdfunding of Donald Trump’s wall, Grothman’s name is on legislation that would deny federal funding to sanctuary cities or counties that are in violation of federal immigration laws; prohibit abortions in cases where there is a fetal heartbeat; place a moratorium on Federal funding to Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.; provide that human life shall be deemed to begin with fertilization; amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose Federal taxes on bonds used to provide facilities owned by abortion providers. Keep reading …

U.S. Senate passes bipartisan criminal justice reforms

In a rare show of bipartisan unity, the U.S. Senate in December passed legislation that included the “most substantial changes” in a generation to the tough-on-crime prison and sentencing laws that ballooned the federal prison population and created a criminal justice system that many conservatives and liberals view as costly and unfair.  Keep reading …