Senator Jeff Sessions says Cruz has always been Anti-Amnesty

Senators Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio are currently locked in a fierce battle for the GOP vote in the Republican Presidential primary. As the contest as heated up, Cruz and Rubio have emerged as the two most likely candidates from “inside” the GOP (as Trump would be an “outsider”), which has recently meant that the two men have been squaring off in an effort to define each other to the voters. Rubio has attacked Cruz as “soft” on defense, but Cruz’s attacks on Rubio as “pro-amnesty” Read more […]

Trade Promotion Authority Clears Senate

The Senate approved a bill granting the president trade promotion authority (TPA) Friday, which would severely restrict the Senate’s ability to block future trade deals. The bill now heads to the House, where its passage is uncertain because of opposition from wary Democrats and skeptical Republicans. (RELATED: Rep. Dave Brat Perfectly Explains GOP Skepticism Of Fast Track Authority) Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch called it, “likely the most important bill” the Senate will pass this year. “It Read more […]

Rand Paul Splits With Rubio, Cruz to Vote For Deficit-Exploding Healthcare Bill

Republican Sen. Rand Paul split with senators Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio to vote for a healthcare bill Tuesday night that will add about half a trillion dollars to the national debt over the next several decades. Paul sided with the overwhelming majority of senators and representatives who voted for the bill, in a decision almost certain to come up in the primary race, where he is currently joined by Cruz and Rubio. The “doc-fix” bill solves a recurring problem in the way Medicare payments are Read more […]

EPA Chief Slammed For Not Knowing Her Own Climate Models

Once again, an argument broke out in the Senate about “extreme weather” caused by global warming. Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions slammed EPA Chief Administrator Gina McCarthy for pushing global warming regulations that will cost billions of dollars while being ignorant to whether or not extreme weather has gotten worse. Senators on the Environment and Public Works Committee grilled McCarthy over the agency’s 2016 budget proposal which asks for $8.6 billion — $452 million more than the agency got Read more […]