Jim Jordan

U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland testifies before the U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Sept. 20, 2023. (Screenshot from committee webcast)

U.S. attorney general defends Hunter Biden investigation under questioning by House GOP

BY: - September 22, 2023

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Republicans led by Ohio’s Jim Jordan on Wednesday grilled U.S. Attorney Merrick Garland about how the Justice Department has handled its investigation and prosecution of Hunter Biden on felony gun charges. The questions about the president’s son came after House Speaker Kevin McCarthy last week asked several committees, including the Judiciary […]


Jim Jordan uses weaponization of government committee to weaponize government, persecute prosecutors

BY: - September 12, 2023

Bullies expect their targets to cower and comply. When the bullied show backbone their intimidators often buckle. That’s how it’s done. Last week it happened to Ohio U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, (R-Urbana). The MAGA Republican got owned by Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis for his outrageous abuse of power.  She tore into the jacketless […]

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas testifies on Wednesday, July 26, 2023 before the House Judiciary Committee. (Screenshot from committee webcast)

Biden border policies ripped by U.S. House GOP as impeachment threats ramp up

BY: - July 28, 2023

WASHINGTON — U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Wednesday faced off with Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee, who did not directly call for his impeachment but strongly criticized his oversight of the agency. “I know that today Secretary Mayorkas is going to try to paint a rosy picture of this disastrous […]

Ohio congressman urges new FBI headquarters in Alabama, not suburban D.C.

BY: and - July 12, 2023

WASHINGTON — Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan is calling on the U.S. House committee that controls government spending to bar any federal dollars from going towards a long-planned rebuild of the FBI headquarters in the Maryland or Virginia suburbs outside Washington, D.C. Jordan, instead, wants the federal law enforcement agency to look for locations outside […]


Rep. Jordan, stop playing politics with our livelihoods

BY: - April 14, 2023

I’m going coast to coast on a bus trip this spring, telling my personal story with Courage for America. We’re calling on extreme members of the Republican House majority — including U.S. Representative Jim Jordan here in Ohio — to sign a promise to protect the essential benefits Americans rely on. Our message to MAGA […]


Jordan using ‘majority muscle’ for conspiracy theories

BY: - April 11, 2023

“Weaponization.” It’s the latest buzzword deployed by the “anti-woke” geniuses to describe what the phantom “deep state” is doing to us. I think. It’s hard to make sense of stupidity. But on Capitol Hill, the conspiracy-under-every-rock caucus is throwing a spectacle over the term. MAGA publicity hounds are issuing a flood of subpoenas to stop […]

Trump hit with 34 felony counts of falsifying New York state business records

BY: , and - April 4, 2023

Former President Donald Trump pleaded not guilty Tuesday to 34 New York state felony offenses related to what prosecutors say were hush money payments to an adult film star. In a brief but historic appearance in a Manhattan trial court, Trump, the first former president to face criminal prosecution, learned he was charged with falsifying […]

Jim Jordan issues sweeping information requests to universities researching disinformation

BY: - April 4, 2023

This story was originally published by ProPublica. House Republicans from a committee led by Ohio U.S. Rep Jim Jordan have sent letters to at least three universities and a think tank requesting a broad range of documents related to what it says are the institutions’ contributions to the Biden administration’s “censorship regime.” The letters are […]


Vance and other Republicans pounce on Trump indictment as “fundraising gold” from MAGA zealots

BY: - April 4, 2023

Bonus day for indictment grifters came early last week! Among the first to cash in on the judicial comeuppance of a gilded conman holed up in Florida was none other than Ohio’s own snake in the grass, Republican J.D. Vance. The poser playing U.S. Senator and MAGA prince — thanks to billionaire coastal elitists and […]

U.S. House members battle over ‘weaponization’ of government in hearing on Missouri lawsuit

BY: - April 3, 2023

WASHINGTON – U.S. House Judiciary Committee Republicans decried what they described as a partisan “weaponization” of the federal government over issues of free speech during a highly contentious Thursday hearing surrounding a lawsuit filed by the Missouri attorney general’s office. Democratic committee members objected strongly to the hearing as spreading “false narratives” and lies about […]

Trump’s possible arrest by Manhattan DA blasted by U.S. House GOP leaders

BY: - March 22, 2023

Former President Donald Trump’s claim that he would be arrested Tuesday had not materialized by early evening on the East Coast, but U.S. House Republicans harshly criticized any such move as an abuse of prosecutorial authority. In an all-caps post to his social media site, Truth Social, on Saturday, Trump predicted that he would be […]

The FTC wants to ban non-compete contracts, U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan wants to block that effort

BY: - March 21, 2023

Non-compete contracts place limits on the kind of work a person can do once they leave a job. Sometimes that takes the form of a geographic limit — like a 15-mile radius or a series of counties. Other times it might involve specific competitors or lines of business. The intent is to ensure an employee […]