Texas senator Ted Cruz has become the first Republican presidential candidate to directly address the fatal shooting of three people at Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado, calling the attack “horrific”. Speaking in Lamoni, Iowa, Cruz said that while the motives behind Friday’s attack were not...
They are among us, appears to the message being delivered to America this Thanksgiving holiday. As Fox News reports, elite FBI teams are tracking at least 48 "high-risk" ISIS suspects within the U.S., as Republican Senator Dan Coats,...Show More Summary
It will probably do wonders for the tourism bidness as well (boldface mine): The three leading senators pursuing the Republican presidential nomination — Ted Cruz (Tex.), Rand Paul (Ky.) and Marco Rubio (Fla.) — have clashed recently on foreign policy … Continue reading ?
“Senate Republicans plan to insert a provision into a must-pass government funding bill that would vastly expand the amount of cash that political parties could spend on candidates,” multiple sources tell Politico. “The provision, which sources say is one of [...]
Closing out the Wednesday edition of Andrea Mitchell Reports on MSNBC, Andrea Mitchell remarked how the presidential candidacy of Republican Senator Ted Cruz (Tex) would have been sunk and declared “a non-starter” under so-called normal circumstances due to so many of Cruz’s Senate colleagues having a disdain for him.
Senate Republicans plan to insert a provision into a must-pass government funding bill that would vastly expand the amount of cash that political parties could spend on candidates, multiple sources tell POLITICO. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. Show More Summary
Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio told WAKR radio he doesn’t approve of the tendency among Republican presidential candidates to say only Christian refugees should be allowed in America. The US should be more concerned about domestic extremism, Brown insisted.
Politico on news that will ruin Fred Wertheimer’s Thanksgiving: Senate Republicans plan to insert a provision into a must-pass government funding bill that would vastly expand the amount of cash that political parties could spend on candidates, multiple sources tell POLITICO. … Continue reading ?
When Bobby Jindal bowed out of the 2016 presidential race last week, he seemed determined to drag his long-time foe, Senator David Vitter, down with him. The two Louisiana Republicans have bitterly feuded with each other for years, both...Show More Summary
"My name is Tim Neville, and I'm THE pro-Life candidate running for the nomination to take on and defeat Democrat Michael Bennet in November 2016." That's how Neville, who's considered the frontrunner in the Republican U.S. Senate primary, describes himself in a recent fundraising email. Show More Summary
Republican presidential candidate and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday denied that the issue of gun control motivated him to run for the New Jersey state Senate two decades ago, despite the fact that he said so at the time. In...Show More Summary
Virginia is one of a handful of states that hasn't refused Syrian refugees and we can thank Governor Terry McAuliffe for that. But his decision hasn't been without pushback.State Senator Bill Carrico (below) is one of the Republicans in the state asking McAuliffe to reconsider his decision. Show More Summary
It is Texas Senator Ted Cruz’s opposition to the NSA that is causing him problems in the Republican presidential race.
The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: A carbon tax is coming for Alberta's dirty tar sands; Obama says U.N. climate conference in Paris must go forward; Senate Republicans vow to monkeywrench international climate agreement; PLUS: FDA approves first-ever GMO salmon for human consumption... Show More Summary
The Republican Senate just voted to reject plans by President Obama and the EPA to dramatically reduce emissions from coal power plants. This is reactionary politics. It is also political theater that plays right into the hands of the President. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans hope a post-Thanksgiving drive to obliterate President Barack Obama's health care law and block Planned Parenthood's federal funds will spotlight their fierce support for top-tier conservative...Show More Summary
The following is an excerpt from an opinion written by Reboot Illinois' Madeleine Doubek: Governor Bruce Rauner, House Speaker Michael Madigan, Senate President John Cullerton, Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin: It's time for some plain truth-telling. Show More Summary
A new poll shows Ted Cruz in a statistical tie with Donald J. Trump for the lead in Iowa, raising the prospect that the billionaire developer may soon have to redirect criticism of his top Republican rivals the Texas senator's way.
A State Senator in Arizona has announced that he is switching parties. Carlyle Begay announced yesterday that he is leaving the Democratic...
Some conservatives are defying expectation and backing the Vermont senator.