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2 hrs ago |

Ted Cruz, Vampire Slayer? A new poster targeting HBO is about to hit Hollywood

In March, the street artist Sabo made news with his posters showing a tough and tattooed Sen. Ted Cruz .


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6 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Palin bites into 'True Blood' for 'misogynist attacks'Palin bites...

Palin bites into 'True Blood' for 'misogynist attacks' First Ted Cruz had problems with HBO's 'True Blood,' and now Sarah Palin does, too.


Related Topix: True Blood, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, US Senate, US Governors, Sarah Palin

9 hrs ago | Roll Call

Ted Cruz Sees Obama 'Economic Boycott' of Israel as FAA Extends Tel Aviv Flight Ban

The Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday extended its prohibition on U.S. flights to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport for up to an additional 24 hours, following the ban it announced Tuesday.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, US Politics, US Senate

12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Cruz to House conservatives: Dona t fold on border crisis issue

Sen. Ted Cruz , a favorite of tea party activists, met with more than a dozen House Republicans for breakfast Wednesday morning and urged them to ratchet up their pressure on Democrats on measures to stem the current influx of migrant children at the southern border.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Immigration Reform, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Steve King, John Boehner

16 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

Exit Polling to Return Amid High-Profile Gubernatorial Contest

Paul Beckham and Gary Giffen leave Zilker Elementary School in Austin after casting ballots for the primary election on March 4. Two years ago, a consortium of news outlets that conducts nationwide exit polls during every November election announced it was scaling back efforts in Texas and 18 other states.


Related Topix: Austin, TX, US Politics, US News, Texas, US Senate, Rice University, Barack Obama

20 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Adam Kwasman runs for wrong bus, leaves border issue unsolved

Not in the sense of physical nakedness. No, what is naked in that clip is a kind of political opportunism that has become all too common.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Family, Kids, US Politics, US Senate

Tue Jul 22, 2014


McConnell mum on Cruz immigration push

Mitch McConnell won't say whether he backs Ted Cruz's push to attack President Barack Obama's deferred action policies on immigration - but the Senate minority leader believes Cruz should get a vote on his proposal.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Barack Obama, John Cornyn

Daily Kos

Ryan budget depends on Obamacare subsidies GOP wants courts to strike down

When two appeals courts issued conflicting rulings Tuesday on whether Obamacare's health insurance subsidies apply to the 34 states that chose to let the federal government run their exchanges, Republicans were quick to pounce on the one decision they liked.


Related Topix: US News, Health Insurance, Health, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, John Boehner, US Senate, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals

The Victoria Advocate

UT chancellor wisely backs off resign-or-be-fired demand

Which is more challenging: performing a liver transplant on a small child or navigating the political rapids of public higher education during the reign of Gov. Rick Perry? Dr. Francisco Cigarroa, who will leave his job as chancellor of the University of Texas System when his successor is chosen, would probably say his current job is the toughest - ... (more)


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, Senator Kay Bailey

Crooks and Liars

The Israeli Government Is Much Like The Texas Tea Party

Good God! We can't let these immigrant illegals near our kids, they have DISEASES.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Family, Kids, Immigration Reform, US Politics, Representative Steve Stockman, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives,

The Raw Story

Ted Cruz bares fangs at 'misogynist' True Blood episode mocking him

Senator Ted Cruz on Tuesday attacked the HBO vampire series True Blood - calling it "misogynist and profanity-ridden" - after the show featured him on Sunday's episode.


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Washington Post

In the Loop: Ted Cruz bites back at 'True Blood'

Sen. Ted Cruz delivers remarks at the Faith and Freedom Coalition "Road to Majority" policy conference in Washington, on June 19. could react to HBO's "True Blood" portrayal of Texas Republicans being murdered at a fictitious Cruz fundraiser.


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WXII 12 Winston-Salem

Appeals courts differ on health care

It was a tale of two rulings -- the best of times and the worst of times for Obamacare in the federal appeals courts.


Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Tennessee, Orrin Hatch


It's Up to Ted Cruz to Stop Iran

The Christians United for Israel conference spreads over two days; day one ends in a long musical celebration, day two is occupied mostly by lobbying trips to congressional offices.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bob Menendez

Outside the Beltway

Endorsements From Ted Cruz, Elizabeth Warren Don't Matter To Most Voters

The survey asked likely voters in states and districts with the most competitive House and Senate contests this fall to rate how much an endorsement from 10 high-profile political figures split evenly among parties would matter in whether they vote for a candidate.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Chris Christie, US Governors, Conservative Political News

The Washington Post

Can Rand Paul win support from both Republicans and Redditors?

Russia Today and Russia's permanent mission to NATO no doubt couldn't believe their luck.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Ron Paul, US House of Representatives, Texas Government, Texas

Mon Jul 21, 2014

GOP Senators Question Inspector General's Right To Probe Fracking

The Environmnental Protection Agency's inspector general defended Friday his right to investigate pollution risks from hydraulic fracturing, after a posse of Republican senators from petroleum-rich states questioned his authority.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, James Inhofe, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, David Vitter


Judges Describe Toll Of Court Vacancies: Burnout, Delays, Pressure To Plead Guilty

Federal judicial vacancies are causing unsustainable courtroom delays, resulting in evidence going stale, witnesses dying before they can testify and, in some instances, people being pressured to plead guilty just to get out of jail faster, according to study released Monday by the Brennan Center for Justice.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Texas, Barbara Boxer, Democrat, California, California Government

Sessions to Congress: Stop Executive Amnesty or be 'Complicit' in 'Border Nullification'

Sen. Jeff Sessions , the ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee and a key immigration hawk, took to the Senate floor on Monday afternoon to attack the efforts by President Barack Obama to grant amnesty via executive order to millions of illegal aliens.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration

Americans Protest Illegals as High-Profile Conservatives Pander

Editors Note: M. Catharine Evans of American Thinker today provided a devastating analysis of the 'soccer balls and teddy bears' meme: While we regular, cash-strapped taxpayers concerned about the well-being of our country stood on the overpasses Saturday protesting the total breakdown of our borders, where were a few of our stalwart conservative ... (more)


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, US Senate, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives