Articles Tagged with Ted Cruz

Loretta Lynch: The Truth About Obama’s Chosen Attorney General

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President Obama nominated Loretta Lynch to replace Eric Holder as U.S. Attorney General this past Saturday. The nation has been abuzz about Lynch and her new position in the U.S. government, but not much is known about her career and her past. Here is a quick breakdown of everything you should know about Loretta Lynch…. Read more »

GOP: Attorney General Pick Must Be ‘Willing To Oppose’ President, Or Else

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Ongoing relations with the Obama Administration and Congressional Republicans can possibly sour more in the upcoming months. With the president’s nomination of Loretta Lynch as U.S. Attorney General, two GOP senators want to make one thing perfectly clear: Unless the AG nominee is willing to denounce Barack Obama’s planned amnesty executive order on immigration, confirmation… Read more »

IRS Targeting Conservatives Again? Sen. Ted Cruz Wants Answers For Latest Audit

IRS Targeting Conservatives Again? Ted Cruz Suspects So

Is the IRS targeting Conservatives again? Texas Senator Ted Cruz wants answers for the latest audit issued against a right-leaning news website. According to a report from another right-leaning news site, the Blaze, Breitbart News Network has attracted attention from Internal Revenue Service auditors. Cruz believes that the Senate Judiciary Committee should issue subpoenas to… Read more »

Ted Cruz: 2016 Campaign May Be Launched Due To ISIS Threat

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, a Republican from Texas, said in an interview with ABC News this morning that he could launch a 2016 campaign for president due to the current state of foreign affairs. Specifically, Cruz highlighted the situation in the Middle East with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a group which… Read more »

FAA Ban On Flights To Israel Lifted Amid Harsh Criticism Of Restrictions

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The actions by the FAA to ban flights to Israel have been hotly contested as a concession to the Hamas terrorists. Just before midnight Eastern Time on Wednesday, the Federal Aviation Administration announced that it has lifted the ban on flights to Israel. Earlier on Wednesday, The Inquisitr reports that FAA extended the flight ban… Read more »

Illegal Immigrants: Multiple Bills Introduced To Combat Massive Border Crossings

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Illegal immigrant children from noncontiguous countries cannot be turned around at the border or immediately deported. Approximately 60,000 iillegal aliens have crossed the Texas border so far this year — about one-third of them children. Congress has begun drafting bills to address the issue which some consider a humanitarian crisis, others an invasion, and some… Read more »

Hobby Lobby Reversal Bill Stopped By Senate Republicans

Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act

Senate Republicans stopped a reversal on the Hobby Lobby contraception decision by the U.S. Supreme Court. Democrats attempted to approve legislation which would force companies to offer all forms of contraceptive coverage to their workers, regardless of the religious beliefs by the owners. Democrats in the Senate wanted to push the Protect Women’s Health From… Read more »

Wendy Davis Milks The Republican Outrage Cow

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It seems like Wendy Davis, the Texas gubernatorial candidate whose political star was launched by a flamboyant filibuster last year, just can not get enough mileage out of Republican outrage. That must be it. Why else would Senator Davis speak up at an event by and for a group that Republican lawmakers have been accused… Read more »

Ted Cruz Says BLM Needs To Sell Land, Not Grab More

BLM Texas Land Battle

Ted Cruz feels the BLM (Bureau of Land Management) should be reducing claims on public lands. The Republican Texas Senator is among those lawmakers weighing in on the Red River Texas and Oklahoma boundary dispute with the federal agency. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the BLM Red River boundary dispute may cause approximately 90,000… Read more »

Republican President Hopefuls Must Find New Voice

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The 2016 Republican President hopefuls are a list of 10-11 names that many of us have heard before. Names like Chris Christie, Paul Ryan, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz all show the new blood of the Republican Party. However, the voice remains the same. At each candidate’s core remains similar beliefs including, smaller government, free market… Read more »

Republicans Liken Abortion Supporters To Satanists

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When a presidential candidate calls abortion supporters Satan worshippers and savages, that party, in this case the Republican Party, is guaranteed to keep social issues on the forefront of voter’s mind at least for the short term. The Susan B. Anthony List, a 501 non profit organization focused on eliminating abortion in the US has… Read more »

What Ted Cruz Said At CPAC Shocked Liberals Across America

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Ted Cruz appears to never shy away from saying what is on his mind and remained true to form during his CPAC speech. The Senator took to the podium an announced that the United States should abolish the IRS. The Tea Party Republican feels that American should be able to file their taxes on the… Read more »

Iran Bomb Threat Debated By EMP And National Security Experts

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Iran will begin discussing a final agreement on their “nuclear dispute” with world powers next week. The big question looming on the minds of United States’ officials is how to make sure Tehran terminates enough of its atomic activity to thwart the ability to make a nuclear bomb and launch an EMP attack any time… Read more »

Ted Cruz To Renounce His Canadian Citizenship [Video]

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Texas Senator Ted Cruz has decided that he is an American once and for all. Senator Cruz has asked his legal team to begin the process of officially renouncing his Canadian citizenship this week. Cruz is hoping to complete the procedure by the end of 2014. Ted Cruz released his birth certificate after questions were… Read more »

Rand Paul Delivers Hateful Anti-Muslim Speech

Rand Paul Gives Hate Speech Against Muslims

Senator Rand Paul, Republican from Kentucky, delivered a 19-minute speech about the “worldwide war on Christianity” in Washington on Friday. While some social conservatives might think about such a “war” in terms of birth control or same-sex marriage, Paul chose to focus on Muslims. In his speech Paul claims as many as “100 million” Muslims… Read more »

Sarah Palin Joins WWII Veterans At Memorial Protest

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Sarah Palin, Ted Cruz and hundreds of veterans held a protest at the World War II Memorial in Washington this weekend. The memorials have been closed since the government shutdown last week and Palin told the crowd that she was shocked at how the Commander In Chief was treating his veterans. Palin said: “Our veterans… Read more »

Sen. Ted Cruz’s ‘Filibuster’ Against Obamacare Ends After 21 Hours

Ted Cruz Ends Filibuster Senate Vote

Sen. Ted Cruz’s “filibuster” against Obamacare ended on Wednesday after 21 hours and 19 minutes. The freshman senator was forced to cede the floor at noon after he ran up against a deadline imposed by the Senate’s procedural rules. An hour after Cruz’s speech ended, the Senate voted to halt the first filibuster hurdle to… Read more »

Ted Cruz Epitome Of Republican ‘Stupid,’ Lewis Black Says

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Ted Cruz may or may not be eligible to run for president, but comedian Lewis Black hopes he at least sticks around for comic relief. Black touched on Ted Cruz, as well as other partisan topics, on this morning’s Morning Joe. And while Black admits that both parties are abysmal, the comic explained why he… Read more »