Congress to consider bill designating Muslim Brotherhood terrorist organization

Congress to consider bill designating Muslim Brotherhood terrorist organization
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If only it would happen! HR 3892, The Muslim Brotherhood Terrorist Designation Act of 2015 was recently moved out of committee and sent to the House for consideration. The question is, will a Republican-led Congress show anymore spine in passing this legislation than they have in standing against Barack Hussein Obama Soetoro Sobarkah?

The bill, which was sponsored by Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL), was first introduced in November of 2015, but it was finally reported out of committee on February 24, 2016. The bill has at least four co-sponsors, including Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX).

The bill would “require the Secretary of State to submit a report to Congress on the designation of the Muslim Brotherhood as a foreign terrorist organization, and for other purposes.”

The bill cites 31 findings of Congress regarding the Muslim Brotherhood. Among those findings is that multiple countries have designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group, including the Russian Supreme Court, the Syrian government, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.

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