FNC's Pirro: AG Barr's Handling of Epstein Investigation 'Will Impact Our Faith in the American System of Justice'

During her Saturday broadcast’s “Opening Statement,” host Jeanine Pirro argued an emphasis most be put on the prior legal dealings of the now-deceased Jeffrey Epstein, who died in an apparent suicide earlier this month. Pirro called for Attorney General William

GOP Appropriations Rep. Fleischmann: Wall Funding 'Will Get Done'

On Tuesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” House Appropriations Committee member and Homeland Security Subcommittee Ranking Member Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN) stated that Democrats will have to compromise on border wall funding and “It will get done.” Co-host Sandra Smith asked, “Does it have any chance of passing in a Democratic-controlled House?” Fleischmann answered, “Absolutely. There’s no reason that we won’t get border funding, and I will tell you why. The Democrats have other priorities than we do, but we have the Senate. We have the White House. The Democrats only control one-third of the process. So, if they’re going to want to get their other domestic spending needs addressed, they will have to compromise, as they did last time, on the wall and on border funding. It will get done.” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter @IanHanchett

Beto O'Rourke: Border Already 'Fully Secured,' Building Wall 'Will Ensure Death'

Former Congressman and potential 2020 Democratic nominee Beto O’Rourke falsely claimed that the United States border with Mexico is “already fully secured,” and that constructing a wall to stop illegal immigration “will ensure death” of innocent civilians. 

GOP Judiciary Member Biggs: Comey Transcript 'Will Be Made Public'

On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” Representative Andy Biggs (R-AZ), a member of the House Judiciary Committee, stated that the transcript of former FBI Director James Comey’s interview before the committee “will be made public.” Biggs said Comey “knows that the worst place to find the truth is in a committee hearing where every — each person gets five minutes, and you get 70 people asking questions or whatever the number is, and we never get to the bottom of the — of it.” Biggs continued, “And so, he wants to control this, and he’s a control freak, and here’s where he’s going. But I think we need to do it in a deposition, closed-door. And guess what? The transcript will be made public. That will be made public later. And that’s what he doesn’t want to happen.” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter @IanHanchett

Pelosi: Bipartisan Background Check Legislation 'Will Be a Priority'

During an interview aired on Thursday’s edition of CNN’s “Cuomo Primetime,” House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that bringing up bipartisan legislation on background checks “will be a priority for us in the next Congress.” Pelosi stated, “First, let me join you in expressing sorrow over this mass shooting and the loss of the sheriff and every other life that was lost there. I do believe — because in the — in this Congress, the one that we’re in right this minute, there is bipartisan legislation to have commonsense background checks to prevent guns going into the wrong hands. Now, it doesn’t cover everything, but it is — it will save many lives.” She added, “[T]his will be a priority for us in the next Congress.” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter @IanHanchett