Senate Votes to Repeal Much of ObamaCare Defund Planned Parenthood

Senate Votes to Repeal Much of ObamaCare, Defund Planned Parenthood

The Senate passed a bill Thursday that would both repeal significant portions of ObamaCare and defund Planned Parenthood. This marks the first time that chamber of Congress has approved any type of ObamaCare repeal, in ....

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US Rep. John Ratcliffe, TX 4th Congressional District

Congressman Ratcliffe Cosponsors and Votes to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline

[caption id="attachment_5332" align="alignright" width="201"] US Rep. John RatcliffeTX 4th Congressional District[/caption] Press Release: In a major effort to pass legislation that would benefit the Fourth District of Texas, Congressman John Ratcliffe’s first order of business was ....

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Thomas Sowell

Thomas Sowell: Beware of Our Betters

[caption id="attachment_5013" align="alignright" width="201"] Thomas Sowell[/caption] Written by Thomas Sowell Jonathan Gruber's several videotaped remarks about the gross deceptions that got ObamaCare passed in Congress should tell us a lot about the Obama administration. And ....

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Greg Abbott Republican Candidate for TX Governor

The Obama-Davis Agenda

[caption id="attachment_3502" align="alignright" width="201"] Greg Abbott Republican Candidate forTX Governor[/caption] Press Release: As Tuesday’s gubernatorial debate approaches, Texans for Greg Abbott today released a new web ad putting the spotlight on the numerous ideological similarities ....

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Senator Ted Cruz

Sen. Cruz Opposes Continuing Resolution

[caption id="attachment_1031" align="alignright" width="202"] Senator Ted Cruz[/caption] Press Release: U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, issued the following statement yesterday regarding the Continuing Appropriations Resolution for Fiscal Year 2015. “I cannot vote to empower our lawless president ....

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Ralph Hall, US Representative, TX 4th Congressional District

Hall Votes to Cut Government Spending, Rein in IRS

[caption id="attachment_2192" align="alignright" width="201"] Ralph HallUS RepresentativeTX 4th Congressional District[/caption] Press Release: Yesterday Rep. Ralph Hall (TX-04) voted with the House to pass HR5016, The Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act. This bill, which ....

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Senator John Cornyn

Cornyn Statement on Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Case

[caption id="attachment_326" align="alignright" width="201"] Senator John CornynPre[/caption] Press Release: U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after the Supreme Court sided with Hobby Lobby and limited Obamacare’s contraception mandate: Today’s decision is a victory ....

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Hobby Lobby

Victory for Hobby Lobby and Religious Freedom

The Supreme Court decided today (Burwell v. Hobby Lobby - PDF) in a 5-4 vote that Obamacare’s contraception mandate was in violation of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) when it required companies to pay for services ....

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