From The DailyCaller.com, by Christopher Bedford, 06/09/13 –
A new breed in town
There is rebellion afoot in the United States Senate. A new breed of conservatives and libertarians are loosed, unconcerned with The New York Times, unfettered by back-bench rank and unintimidated by Washington politics.
Elected over the past three years, Republican Sens. Rand Paul, Mike Lee and Ted Cruz have had a meteoric impact in Washington, soaring to grassroots stardom, crashing into the Democratic majority and raining down on the old bulls of the Republican Party.
From RedState.com By: Daniel Horowitz, May 22nd, 2013 – If I were granted one wish about the state of today’s politics it would be for the Democrats to be saddled with their own version of John McCain. Once again, McCain is working to score points for Democrats and undermine Cruz/Paul and Lee – the “Wacko Birds” – in their attempt to prevent a free debt ceiling increase.
Isn’t it amazing how diverse opinions are in the U.S.? It’s because of the 1st Amendment that we have the freedom to express our opinions. It’s the 2nd Amendment that ensures we are free to exercise our 1st Amendment rights.
Special to the Star-Telegram, By Eric Celeste, 01/24/13 – In the glow of Monday’s stirring inauguration, it’s a good idea to focus again on those Texans who can’t understand how the world has passed them by, how governing by fear and cowardice will only speed their party’s dissolution.I’m talking about only one Texan: new U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz.
From RedState, by Erick Erickson, Wednesday, December 14th at 11:54AM EST – According to the vote count that leaked out, Senator Roy Blunt became Senate Republican Conference Vice Chairman with 25 votes and Senator Ron Johnson lost with 22 votes.
Let me be up front that I genuinely like Roy Blunt. But I also think Senator Blunt is part of the status quo problem in Washington. Continue reading →