Apparently Ted Cruz thinks he’s the “decider” on what passes Constitutional muster

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz really is arrogant, isn’t he? Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said he doesn’t accept Monday’s federal court declaration that part of a new Texas abortion law that required doctors performing abortions to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals is unconstitutional. “Texas passed commonsense legislation to protect the…

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Whoops, I Agree With Senator Ted Cruz!

Well not really, my take on his quote is 180 degrees in the opposite direction from what I am sure he meant: It is heartbreaking to the American people that Senate Republicans, divided as they did and decided to direct their criticism, direct their attention, direct their cannon fire at…

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Call these folks!

It seems the government shutdown has ended and the Democrats have remained victorious in the battle that was SHUTDOWN 2013, as Fox News was putting it. Republicans have a 74% approval, they’re lowest since Gallup has been taking the poll. Democrats are down in numbers too, but retain better numbers….

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Why did Republicans follow Ted Cruz off a cliff? Read and find out.

Go and read the whole thing….it’s frightening. Yet, while the Tea Party’s inchoate sense that liberty is dying is distinct from the evangelicals’ perception that they are on the losing end of a culture war, both groups echo Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R-WI) Randian rhetoric about a culture of “dependency” fueled…

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Apparently Ted Cruz doesn’t understand what “Green Eggs and Ham” means

During his fake filibuster on the floor of the U.S. Senate this week, Republican Sen. Ted Cruz read aloud from “Green Eggs and Ham” by Dr. Seuss. As noted elsewhere, Dr. Seuss probably wouldn’t be a big fan of a conservative like Cruz co opting his work to further a…

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Ted Cruz’s fake filibuster

When is a filibuster in the U.S. Senate not a filibuster? When it’s nothing more than a desperate publicity stunt by Republican Sen. Ted Cruz. As CSPAN pointed out to viewers during its coverage of Sen. Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) speech decrying the Affordable Care Act, his speech is not a…

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Where Are the Birthers When You Need Them!

Interestingly enough we find junior Texas Senator Ted Cruz in exactly the predicament that the birthers tried to place President Barack Obama. Senator Cruz was born in Canada to a Cuban father and an American mother. He even has shown the birth certificate to prove it. Even ignoring his current…

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Rachel Maddow Does the Math On Assault Weapons

This is about the Sandy Hook shootings and Senate hearings about gun violence…some of it is hard to watch… Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

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