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John Cornyn Ain't Afraid of No Primary
When Senate Republicans were finished with their policy lunch, Senate Minority Whip John Cornyn made a bee-line for his office.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Bill Press: The new leisure class
Running for reelection in 1948 - and written off as a sure loser - Harry Truman had a field day.
Huawei Technologies Claims It Abandons U.S. Market But Is Still Lobbying
A subsidiary of a Chinese technology company continues to lobby the federal government although the chief executive of its parent company claims the firm as decided to abandon the U.S. Market.
The Huffington Post
The GOP Couldn't Kill Obamacare, But Hispanics Could
An attendee, right, fills out an health care application with a volunteer during the WeConnect Health Enrollment Information & Wellness Event in Oakland, California, U.S., on Saturday, Sept.
Off the Kuff
Filing deadline today
Before I get into the details of who has or hasn't filed for what, I have a bone to pick with this AP story .
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Kathleen Parker: The GOP's toxic messaging
As the government health care website chugs along, the Obama administration has initiated a counter-initiative to combat Republican naysaying -- and its weapons are of superior grade.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Obama Offers The GOP Distractions
The Democrat party is in disarray. It is led by a pathological liar who has no credibility with the nation or with anyone but the most mindless partisans in the media and Congress.
The News Tribune
GOP can't beat Obama with toxic messaging
As the government health care website chugs along, the Obama administration has initiated a counter-initiative to combat Republican naysaying - and its weapons are of superior grade.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Washington Post
Parker: The GOP's toxic messaging
As the government health-care Web site chugs along , the Obama administration has begun a counter-initiative to combat Republican naysaying - and its weapons are of superior grade.
What Congress actually accomplished this year
Congress' numbers are bad on all fronts. In addition to the most recent Gallup poll that put public approval of Capitol Hill at just 9 percent, Congress is poised to pass the fewest number of laws in 66 years.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Why Ted Cruz Fights
"There's nothing more heartbreaking than walking out on Monday morning to get on a plane to Washington, and having both girls grab my legs and say, 'Don't go, Daddy.'
Sat Nov 30, 2013
US News & World Report
'Do-Nothing' Congress Was Way More Productive Than the Current One
Despite being known as the "Do-nothing Congress," the 80th Congress still passed more than 900 bills during its two years in office.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
State Senator Leticia Van dePutte announces candidacyfor Lieutenant Governor
After much speculation, State Senator Leticia Van de Putte formally announced her candidacy for Lieutenant Governor of Texas.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Why Ted Cruz Fights
Townhall Magazine's December 2013 issue is here! Check out an exclusive sneak peek of some of our top stories, and order Townhall Magazine today for these can't-miss articles: - Amanda Munoz: Why Ted Cruz Fights - In an exclusive interview with Townhall Magazine's Amanda Munoz, the junior senator from Texas explains the urgency behind his fight ... (more)
HOH: GOP Aide Recruits Tour Companions for Proposal
Senate Republican Policy Committee counsel Michael Stransky not only fulfilled his sweetheart's wish of finally taking in the breathtaking view from the top of the Capitol Dome, he also convinced visiting tourists to pose as paparazzi during the surprise proposal he sprung on his now-fianceA©, Jennifer Pollom.
(Re)Introducing the Governor of Texas
Gov. Rick Perry is positioning himself for another national campaign - if the voters are willing - as more responsible than Ted Cruz and more conservative than Chris Christie.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
The Huffington Post
Scott Walker Rules Out Cruz, Rubio And Paul For GOP 2016 Ticket
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker disqualified several frontrunners and tea party favorites for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination on Sunday, saying he believed a current or former governor must fill that position.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Sen. Cornyn Kicks Off Campaign With Gov. Perry, But Not Cruz
Texas Sen. John Cornyn was to kick off of his re-election campaign Friday in Austin.
Hutchison: Can't compare to Katrina
Former Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison rejected comparisons of President Barack Obama's handling of the health care law rollout to Hurricane Katrina, saying insurance cancellations affect individuals "everywhere."
A Crowded Field Makes It Hard to Get Noticed
The multitude of candidates for statewide office, mainly on the Republican side, will make it difficult for unknown contestants to get noticed in the short period between the holidays and the primary elections.