By Joel Gehrke | 10/30/13 03:50 PM
Justice Department attorneys are advancing an argument at the Supreme Court that could allow the government to invoke international treaties as a legal basis for policies such as gun control that conflict with the U.S. Constitution, according to Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas.
By Noemie Emery | 10/28/13 07:30 PM
Parties now and again face troubled times when they go down in the flames of infighting or overreach, subside and recoup while the other takes over, and then they return with new strength. But what happens if they both manage to blow up at once, when neither seems willing or able to govern and...
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By Rebecca Berg | 10/28/13 04:48 PM
Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy's campaign for Senate in Louisiana has hit a rough patch. Fresh off a disappointing fundraising quarter during which his opponent, Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu, brought in $1.35 million to his $700,000, Cassidy has been passed over for a major conservative...
By Paul Bedard | 10/28/13 03:34 PM
This week’s Mainstream Media Scream features a regular, Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC’s "Hardball." This time, his focus is the “Confederate Party of Ted Cruz,” the Texas senator and foe of Obamacare. On Oct. 24, Matthews said: “Let me get started tonight with this emerging war in...
By Charlie Spiering | 10/28/13 12:31 PM
In the aftermath of the divisive fight to defund Obamacare, Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has returned to promoting what he hopes will be a more unifying message in economic growth. "If there is any word that Republicans should have tattooed on their hand, it's 'growth,' " Cruz said during a...
By Associated Press | 10/26/13 08:34 PM
LE MARS, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz went pheasant-hunting in western Iowa on Saturday, fueling the speculation that he could be considering running for president in 2016. The tea party Texan went hunting with Republican U.S. Rep. Steve King before the two headed to the Le Mars Convention...
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