WASHINGTON – Last weekend, the Faith & Freedom Coalition’s annual Road to Majority convention introduced collectively some 1,500 conservatives to the nation’s capital to rally help for Republican lawmakers and plot technique forward of the 2018 midterm elections.
Vice President Mike Pence, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), and Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) have been amongst the audio system.
McCarthy advised CBN News that regardless of discuss of the House flipping in November, he is assured Republicans will keep management.
“If the election was today, we’d keep the majority,” he stated. “History plays against us, but if you watch what has happened since we passed the tax bill, we just hit a million new jobs.”
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy
McCarthy and fellow Republican lawmakers are touting this and different accomplishments – like President Donald Trump’s judicial picks.
“Judges – principled, constitutionalist judges defending our rights,” stated Cruz. “We see those on the federal courts all across the country. We see it in Justice Neil Gorsuch, and let me be one to thank God for the victory we had this week in the Colorado baker’s case.”
CBN’s David Brody and Jenna Browder at the Faith & Freedom Coalition Conference
Success with North Korea can be one other main win for them, one thing Vice President Pence spoke about Saturday night time.
“Our president is going into this summit with his eyes wide open,” he advised the viewers. “As he said earlier today, he’ll know in the first minute if they’re serious and if they’re not. And if they’re not, we won’t waste their time or ours. We will not repeat the mistakes of the past.”
Dinesh D’Souza, the conservative filmmaker simply pardoned by President Trump, additionally made an look and had excessive reward for the president.
“I think that Trump, believe it or not, is the true inheritor of the Reagan mantle,” D’Souza stated.
Jenna Browder and David Brody talking with conservative filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza
It’s this similar enthusiasm Faith & Freedom organizers hope will unfold to the polls. Ralph Reed and his workforce are planning an $18 million push to make the case that this election is simply as essential at 2016.
In phrases of the financial system, McCarthy offers kudos to Trump.
“I think he should get the majority of all the credit,” he advised CBN News.
Maybe, but when the House does flip this fall and Republicans lose management, Democrats are more likely to pursue Trump’s impeachment.