Ted Cruz on Being Criticized

Patterico Patterico’s Pontifications 5/7/2013


I love Ted Cruz

This is one guy for whom I would campaign hard if he were to run for President.


Related: Harry Reid Calls Ted Cruz a “Schoolyard Bully”

Yesterday on the Senate floor, Majority Leader Harry Reid called Cruz a “schoolyard bully” after he dared to […]

Obama: 'Absolutely' No Regrets For Ignoring Economy for First Two Years


Joel B. Pollak Breitbart.com Big Government 24 Oct 2012

The Obama campaign has finally released the transcript of his endorsement interview with the Des Moines Register–and it is clear why they were reluctant to do so: the President says he has “absolutely” no regrets about ignoring the economy during the first two years […]

Paul Ryan: We can definitely repeal at least 85% of Obamacare via reconciliation

The Right Scoop 7/11/2012

Paul Ryan was on with Mark Levin tonight to discuss how Obamacare would be repealed, and the budgetary process called reconciliation is the game plan. The nice thing about reconciliation is that it cannot be filibustered, but the down side is it only applies to legislation that has a fiscal impact. […]

‘Weak as water!’ So move over…

McConnell: Odds long to undo health care law

The Associated Press via The Washington Examiner 7/2/2012

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. — It’s on his to-do list, but U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says the odds are against repealing the health care law championed by President Barack Obama.

The Kentucky Republican said Monday it’s hard to unravel […]

Your government at work: Ban on Viagra for sex offenders and pedophiles tabled

Question: On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 3556 )

Vote Number: 73 Vote Date: March 24, 2010, 08:21 PM Required For Majority: 1/2 Vote Result: Motion to Table Agreed to Amendment Number: S.Amdt. 3556 to H.R. 4872 (Health Care and Education Affordability Reconciliation Act of 2010)

Statement of Purpose: To […]

FireDogLake: Pelosi and Stupak make a deal

Jane Hamsher FireDogLake.com 3/19/2010

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has made a deal with Rep. Bart Stupak in order to secure his vote and that of other anti-choice Democrats for the health care bill, which is scheduled to be voted on this Sunday. According to a member of Congress who was briefed on the matter, Pelosi […]