By Charlie Spiering | 03/07/14 09:16 AM
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, defined his foreign policy views on Thursday -- carefully positioning himself between the hawkish Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and the more anti-interventionist views of Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.
By Sean Lengell | 03/04/14 01:22 PM
Sen. John McCain said Tuesday that the Obama administration has failed to understand that Russian President Vladimir Putin views his relationship with the U.S. through a Cold War prism, urging President Obama not to back down from Russia's recent aggression in Ukraine's Crimea region. Putin...
By Joel Gehrke | 03/03/14 01:38 PM
American leadership under President Obama is missing in action, Sen. John McCain said, adding that the "feckless foreign policy" of the last five years has emboldened Russian President Vladimir Putin in an array of aggressive, Cold War-era actions. "The President of the United States believes...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/25/14 02:19 PM
Republican senators were eager Tuesday to signal their disapproval with the military cuts proposed by President Obama and Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel on Monday. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said the Army was being unfairly targeted for cuts. "As a Navy man, I do," he said to reporters,...
By Brian Hughes | 02/16/14 10:33 AM
Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain called on President Obama to “acknowledge failure” in Syria on Sunday, saying the White House is ignoring options at its disposal to limit the bloodshed in the war-torn nation. “This is shameful. This is shameful what is going on,” McCain, Obama's...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/15/14 10:42 AM
Brand new day “I think Republicans will not win again in my lifetime for the presidency unless they become a new GOP, a new Republican Party.” - Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. Hugs and kisses "Let me be the first to say Happy Valentine's Day to our fearless leader Nancy Pelosi." - President...
By Joel Gehrke | 02/13/14 08:32 AM
Could Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., possibly lose his primary?
By Joel Gehrke | 02/12/14 05:46 PM
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., panned a lawsuit against National Security Agency data collection filed by Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., saying that the bulk phone data collection program does not involve the Fourth Amendment. "I think collecting data is not a Fourth Amendment activity if it's related...
By Timothy P. Carney | 02/07/14 03:04 PM
Obamacare will induce people to drop out of the work force, a recent congressional study reported. The Congressional Budget Office report, examining Obamacare's effects on the economy, predicted that the U.S. workforce would shrink by 2.5 million people. The cause: Low-income people get...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/04/14 07:16 PM
After a report that Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is engaged in secret talks with the Taliban, Republican senators blamed the development on the Obama administration -- for broadcasting a desire to leave troops there only until 2017, when the president leaves office. “The reason...
By Susan Ferrechio | 01/31/14 11:46 AM
When Speaker John Boehner hired Rebecca Tallent as his immigration adviser, he delivered a clear message that House Republicans are serious about addressing the contentious issue. Tallent, 34, former chief of staff to Republican John McCain of Arizona, returned to Capitol Hill in December...
By Associated Press | 01/28/14 02:53 PM
U.S. Sen. John McCain hasn't decided whether he'll run for a sixth term, but the former GOP presidential nominee said Tuesday that the Arizona Republican Party's censure of him over the weekend may just have provided the motivation to seek office again.
By Associated Press | 01/25/14 06:12 PM
The Arizona Republican Party formally censured Sen. John McCain on Saturday, citing a voting record they say is insufficiently conservative.
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