Monday Aug 4
Minimum Wage, Minimum Age: Republicans Continue to Fight
The media, Congress and American workers are talking about raising the minimum wage nationally.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Hall's defeat may have Texas Republicans looking over shoulders
Texas has sent 52 Republicans to the U.S. House. Until this spring, none of them had lost a bid for the party's nomination to keep the seat.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Day 2: House Republicans Come Back with Tougher Border Bill Proposals
A news story about the "shining" Scalise operation said it was savvy enough to go over the heads of lawmakers who "can't be convinced."
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The Washington Post
Ted Cruz cracks conservative whip on border bill
The beginning of the collapse of House Speaker John A. Boehner's border bill came Wednesday evening, when Texas Sen. Ted Cruz gathered more than a dozen House Republicans at his office in the Dirksen building on Capitol Hill.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Israel Lone Soldier: 'Life shouldn't be a spectator sport.'
After graduating from a Maryland high school, the young Jewish man knew there was only one place for him to go: Israel.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Barton Gives Love to LPTVs, But Not Much More
Texas Republican Joe Barton went to bat for low-power TV broadcasters in a hearing on Capitol Hill Thursday to give them a little more purchase in the upcoming spectrum incentive auction.