Cruz Files Amicus Brief on Behalf of Senators Defending Religious Liberty from Obamacare Contraception Mandate

The Administration is ignoring the law in implementing Obamacare, while violating the First Amendment and the Religious Freedom Restoration Act by enforcing Obamacare’s contraception mandate.

Senator Ted Cruz Senate.gov 1/28/2014

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, joined by Sens. John Cornyn, R-Texas, Mike Lee, R-Utah, and David Vitter, R-La., filed an amicus brief […]

Boehner dismisses conservatives’ ‘ridiculous’ reactions to budget deal

Meredith Jessup The Blaze 12/11/2013

Conservative commentators and advocacy groups — including the Heritage Foundation and Cato Institute — have come out in opposition to the Ryan-Murray proposed budget deal. But on Wednesday, House Speaker John Boehner dismissed their critiques as self-serving and “ridiculous.”…

…“They’re using our members and they’re using the American people for […]

The other ObamaCare middle class tax hike arrives in 2014. Update: Don’t forget: The coming death-tax dropkick

“The new tax will raise families’ insurance costs by as much as $7,000 over a decade. And as is the case with the other tax increases, the blue states will be hardest hit…we are looking at the death of the private market, with single-payer as the only option.“

 

John Hayward Human Events […]

Democrats threaten January 1st tax hike on all

Democrats open door to letting taxes rise in 2013 to reset debate with GOP

FoxNews.com 7/16/2012

Senate Democrats appear willing to use your paycheck to play political hardball on taxes unless Republicans agree to President Obama’s plan to raise taxes on America’s top earners.

A top Senate Democrat warned Monday that, if Republicans don’t relent, […]

Steyn: Supercommittee to the rescue

Deficit-reduction fever rages, but plans for a Christmas-tree tax are axed.

Mark Steyn The Orange County Register 11/11/2011

Have you been following this so-called Supercommittee? They’re the new superhero group of Superfriends from the Supercongress who are going to save America from plummeting over the cliff and into the multitrillion-dollar abyss. There’s Spender Woman (Patty […]

Reid appoints John Kerry, Patty Murray, and Max Baucus to Super Committee

Allahpundit HotAir.com 8/9/2011

That’s precisely what we need to reach a grand bargain. Hard-left dial tone Patty Murray and a guy who spent the past Sunday muttering in front of TV cameras about a “tea-party downgrade.” Bonus fun fact about Murray via Amanda Carpenter: She’s the head of the DSCC this election cycle, which means […]