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GOP lawmakers face pressure from base to target ObamaCare – or else

GOP lawmakers face pressure from base to target ObamaCare – or else WASHINGTON – Republican lawmakers are facing rising pressure from conservative groups and activists to go big – or potentially go home – in their fight against ObamaCare. After … Continue reading

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Louie Gohmert Announces Run for Speaker of the House

Gohmert Announces Run for Speaker of the House Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today regarding his decision to buck the status quo and challenge John Boehner in the race for House Speaker: “After the November elections gave … Continue reading

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New GOP Congress sets sights on Keystone, immigration and jobs

New GOP Congress sets sights on Keystone, immigration and jobs With control of the House and now the Senate, Republicans will return to Congress next week looking for early victories on such key issues as immigration and domestic energy to … Continue reading

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Ted Cruz: Evil Conservative – Killing the GOP

Republicans blame Cruz for year-end confirmations WASHINGTON (AP) — Unhappy Republicans say Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas has given President Barack Obama a present this holiday season — a gift certificate good for confirmation of 12 judicial appointments, not long … Continue reading

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John Boehner – Less than a RINO

Boehner faces conservative ire over plan to delay immigration fight Conservative Republicans are pushing back hard against House Speaker John Boehner’s plan to effectively push off the battle over President Obama’s immigration plan to next year in order to pass … Continue reading

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