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By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Tennessee Senator Bob Corker will retire, Marsha Blackburn, Andy Ogles primed to run for seat

Senator Bob Corker (R-Tennessee) will leave the Senate when his term expires at the end of 2018, and not seek re-election. The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and other GOP heads have come under More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Roy Moore wins GOP runoff for Alabama’s Senate seat, vows to support President Trump

The former Alabama state Supreme Court chief justice Roy Moore was projected to win the Republican senate primary runoff in Alabama and the polling was accurate as Moore defeated Luther Strange, the establishment More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Roy Moore leads Luther Strange in Alabama Senate Race as he speaks out against ‘Crime, corruption, immorality, abortion, sodomy, sexual perversion’

U.S. Senate candidate and former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore blasted the “immorality, abortion, sodomy,” and “sexual perversion” that “sweep our land” in a debate Thursday night. “I More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 28th, 2017
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John McCain returns to Senate to betray GOP, constituents with Obamacare vote, pleases Planned Parenthood

Arizona Senator John McCain is again being touted as the “Maverick” by the mainstream press as he made a dramatic return to the U.S. Senate in time to vote on Obamacare. The twist is that McCain joined More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Hugh Hewitt blames failed Obamacare bill on Senators Rand Paul, Mike Lee, Susan Collins, Jerry Moran, Dean Heller, Ron Johnson

Conservative radio talk show host Hugh Hewitt placed all of the blame for the delayed Obamacare reform on U.S. Senators Rand Paul, Mike Lee, Susan Collins, Jerry Moran, Dean Heller and Ron Johnson. Hewitt blasted More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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Mitch McConnell announces delay on health care vote, ‘still working toward getting at least 50 people in a comfortable place’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell(R-Ky.) told senators on Tuesday that he will delay a vote on the Senate GOP health care bill until after the July Fourth recess. “We will not be on the bill this week. But More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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US Senate release Obamacare replacement plan, immediately attacked by critics

Setting the headlines on fire, the U.S. Senate Republicans finally rolled out their “Obamacare” package, garnering immediate attacks from critics. The 142-page bill would create a new system of federal More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Ted Cruz warns Democrats that the ‘nuclear option’ is on the table, ‘Democrats are not going to succeed’

Democrats will be primed for a battle over President Trump nomination of Neil Gorsuch as the replacement to Justice Scalia. The left are calling this a “stolen seat” and Sen. Jeff Merkkey, D-Oregon, More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Trump says this is GOP’s ‘chance to achieve great and lasting change’ ‘busiest Congress’ in decades, or ever

President Donald Trump, while addressing congressional Republicans at their retreat in Philadelphia, said Friday that this Congress will be “the busiest Congress we’ve had in decades, maybe ever.” “This More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Senate confirms Gen James Mattis, Gen John Kelly for Trump cabinet

As President Trump went down the parade route today in Washington DC, the Senate confirmed the first two members of Trump’s cabinet: Gen. James Mattis as Secretary of Defense and Gen. John Kelly as Secretary More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Praise for the REINS Act as it moves to the Senate, ‘restoring Article I of the Constitution’ ‘reclaiming its legislative power’

Following the passage of the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act, H.R. 26, FreedomWorks CEO Adam Brandon commented: “We’re pleased to see regulatory reform be the focus of the first More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, November 12th, 2016
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Donald Trump should start first 100 days with 100 one-page bills

Michael Moore spoke out against Donald Trump and the Republican control of Congress, but also took aim at Democrats, left-leaning pundits and the electoral college: “The only reason he’s president is More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 20th, 2016
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Senate follows Orlando terrorist attack with vote on gun laws, limits on second amendment

The U.S. Senate will vote on four new gun proposals Monday after Muslim terrorist Omar Mateen murdered 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando and injured many others. These are the amendments to a Justice Department More...

By Sierra Jones On Thursday, April 21st, 2016
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Senate Republican leaders vote over rules at lunch to keep status quo, Mike Lee out

Senate Republicans “settled” an internal rift over once-obscure conference rules that prompted a leadership bid from Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and now secures established roles of GOP senators on their More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
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GOP establishment asks Trump to condemn rally violence, asks Cruz to apologize to Mitch McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he encouraged Donald Trump to condemn violence at his campaign rallies in a phone call Tuesday and reached out to Texas Sen. Ted Cruz to apologize and get the GOP to rally More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
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Romney robocalls for Marco Rubio, John Kasich prove they’re establishment

Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz have capitalized on an anti-establishment sentiment in the electorate and candidates like Marco Rubio and John Kasich have attempted to claim they’ve never been establishment. More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, December 20th, 2015
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Marco Rubio skips Senate vote on $1.8 trillion spending bill

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio missed Friday’s Senate vote approving a $1.8 trillion end-of-the-year spending bill and tax package after telling supporters on the presidential campaign that he may try to slow the legislation More...

By Zach Jones On Saturday, December 5th, 2015
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US Senate passes bill that defunds Planned Parenthood

The U.S. Senate has voted 52-47 to pass legislation which would repeal Obamacare and defund Planned Parenthood. FoxNews.com reports that, though the bill has passed in the Senate and is expected to also pass in More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
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Paul Ryan says House can’t defund Planned Parenthood, points to oversight committee

It didn’t take long for Paul Ryan to disappoint many Republicans as the new Speaker of the House stated that they “cannot defund Planned Parenthood.” On CNN’s State of the Union program Sunday, More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
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Ted Cruz talks John Boehner insult, targeting GOP failures, China and Donald Trump

Texas Senator and 2016 Presidential candidate Ted Cruz appeared on the Hugh Hewitt Show Beginning with the comments from John Boehner, calling Cruz a “jackass,” Cruz refused to retaliate before talking More...


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