Articles Tagged 'Ted Cruz'
Trump’s base warms to Ted Cruz after president’s amnesty ‘betrayal’
Sen. Ted Cruz’s stock is rising among members of President Trump’s base who feel double-crossed after the president offered amnesty to illegals in the immigration…READ MORE
Beto O’Rourke outraises Cruz again, taking in $2.4M in latest quarter
WASHINGTON — The Texas Democrat hoping to oust Sen. Ted Cruz is posting his largest campaign fundraising haul yet: $2.4 million.
El Paso Rep. Beto…READ MORE
Senate confirms Jerome Powell as Fed chairman
The Senate on Tuesday voted to confirm Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell as the next chairman of the central bank by an overwhelming bipartisan margin.…READ MORE
Ted Cruz’s barnstorming tour across Texas is a sure sign his campaign is ramping up
WASHINGTON — Six months before GOP voters decide whether he deserves a second term in the Senate, Ted Cruz is barnstorming Texas this month with…READ MORE
Ted Cruz rips NY Times over his Charlottesville reaction as paper ‘that shilled for Stalin’
Sen. Ted Cruz blasted The New York Times as the paper that “shilled for Stalin” over the weekend after one of its reporters questioned the…READ MORE
Senate votes down controversial amendment to repeal and replace Obamacare
A motion on a healthcare amendment that would have repealed and replaced portions of Obamacare failed Tuesday in the Senate.
The motion was on the…READ MORE
Senate Republicans release new Obamacare repeal bill
Senate Republicans’ draft Obamacare repeal bill will tentatively include a controversial amendment from Ted Cruz, a change aimed at building enough GOP support to open…READ MORE
Texas Outlets Embellish Protest Against Ted Cruz
McALLEN, Texas — Less than 50 protesters gathered this week to protest the appearance of Senator Ted Cruz at the McAllen Fourth of July Parade.…READ MORE
GOP leader tempers ObamaCare expectations
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is tempering expectations that the Senate will pass an overhaul of the nation’s healthcare system, promising his colleagues a…READ MORE
Senate ref holds power over Trump agenda
Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough is the most powerful person in Washington few have heard of.
As the Senate’s chief procedural referee, she will decide how…READ MORE