21 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Parker: The GOP's toxic messaging
As the government health-care Web site chugs along , the Obama administration has begun a counter-initiative to combat Republican naysaying - and its weapons are of superior grade.
What Congress actually accomplished this year
Congress' numbers are bad on all fronts. In addition to the most recent Gallup poll that put public approval of Capitol Hill at just 9 percent, Congress is poised to pass the fewest number of laws in 66 years.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Why Ted Cruz Fights
"There's nothing more heartbreaking than walking out on Monday morning to get on a plane to Washington, and having both girls grab my legs and say, 'Don't go, Daddy.'
Sat Nov 30, 2013
US News & World Report
'Do-Nothing' Congress Was Way More Productive Than the Current One
Despite being known as the "Do-nothing Congress," the 80th Congress still passed more than 900 bills during its two years in office.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
State Senator Leticia Van dePutte announces candidacyfor Lieutenant Governor
After much speculation, State Senator Leticia Van de Putte formally announced her candidacy for Lieutenant Governor of Texas.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Why Ted Cruz Fights
Townhall Magazine's December 2013 issue is here! Check out an exclusive sneak peek of some of our top stories, and order Townhall Magazine today for these can't-miss articles: - Amanda Munoz: Why Ted Cruz Fights - In an exclusive interview with Townhall Magazine's Amanda Munoz, the junior senator from Texas explains the urgency behind his fight ... (more)
HOH: GOP Aide Recruits Tour Companions for Proposal
Senate Republican Policy Committee counsel Michael Stransky not only fulfilled his sweetheart's wish of finally taking in the breathtaking view from the top of the Capitol Dome, he also convinced visiting tourists to pose as paparazzi during the surprise proposal he sprung on his now-fianceA©, Jennifer Pollom.
(Re)Introducing the Governor of Texas
Gov. Rick Perry is positioning himself for another national campaign - if the voters are willing - as more responsible than Ted Cruz and more conservative than Chris Christie.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
The Huffington Post
Scott Walker Rules Out Cruz, Rubio And Paul For GOP 2016 Ticket
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker disqualified several frontrunners and tea party favorites for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination on Sunday, saying he believed a current or former governor must fill that position.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Sen. Cornyn Kicks Off Campaign With Gov. Perry, But Not Cruz
Texas Sen. John Cornyn was to kick off of his re-election campaign Friday in Austin.
Hutchison: Can't compare to Katrina
Former Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison rejected comparisons of President Barack Obama's handling of the health care law rollout to Hurricane Katrina, saying insurance cancellations affect individuals "everywhere."
A Crowded Field Makes It Hard to Get Noticed
The multitude of candidates for statewide office, mainly on the Republican side, will make it difficult for unknown contestants to get noticed in the short period between the holidays and the primary elections.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Ted Cruz Jumps All Over Bill Clinton's Obamacare Comment: 'That Was Certainly Revealing'
Sen. Ted Cruz wasted little time in letting his thoughts be known on former President Bill Clinton's Tuesday Obamacare criticism.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Off the Kuff
The Chron keeps trying to talk to Ted Cruz
When U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, stands before the Greater Houston Partnership tomorrow morning to deliver his "State of the Senate" address, he'll receive a respectful hearing from an audience of Houston's most influential business and civic leaders.
Waiting in the Wings: A Fresh Set of Also-Rans
Some of the big shots on the 2014 ballot are people whose names you won't be able to remember in five or 10 years.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Ted Cruz's Drunken Law School Antics Revealed
The Boston Globe poked around Texas Senator Ted Cruz's time at Harvard Law School.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
The Huffington Post
Jay Leno Calls Out Ted Cruz On Shutdown: 'You Looked Like A Big Fan From Where I Was Standing'
Sen. Ted Cruz made his first foray late-night television on Friday, facing some prodding questions from Tonight Show host Jay Leno on the government shutdown.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Kay Bailey Hutchison urges Chris Christie to take hard line against Obamacare
Former Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison said Thursday that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is "in a very good position right now" but will have to stake out a clear platform that takes a hard line against Obamacare.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
Dallas Morning News
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins embraces Obamacare
Makala Washington received Obamacare enrollment help from Tiffany Ruiz , Kimberly Ross and Gracie Escobar on Monday at Irving Health Center.
TX: DART Starts D-LinkFrom: Dallas Area Rapid Transit
Link buses begin circulating through downtown Dallas and neighboring districts on Nov. 4. The free shuttle a partnership among DART, the city of Dallas and Downtown Dallas, Inc. connects major tourist attractions and employment centers in the... D-Link buses begin circulating through downtown Dallas and neighboring districts on Nov. 4. The free ... (more)