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Babin Responds to Senate Democrats’ Refusal to Prevent Infanticide

Senate Democrats blocked a pair of pro-life bills from passing last night, including the Born-Alive Survivors Protection Act which would allow infants who are born after an attempted abortion to receive life-saving medical care.

02.27.2020
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Brady Opening Statement at Hearing on Proposed Fiscal Year 2021 Budget with Health and Human Services Secretary Azar

Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivered the opening statement at a Full Committee Hearing on Proposed Fiscal Year 2021 Budget with Health and Human Services Secretary Azar.

02.27.2020
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Sen. Cruz: The Pro-Life Fight is Far From Over

 Now, more than ever, I remain committed to restore a culture where every human life is respected and protected as a precious gift from God.”

02.27.2020
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Bernie's 'Medicare for All' Costs? "Sanders' Claim is Not Mostly False. It Is Flatly Untrue."

Democrat-Socialist presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare for All' cost estimates are "wildly disingenuous because they ignore or discount evidence about what such a program would do to the rest of the U.S. Health Care System." The government run single-payer plan would eliminate virtually all Private Health Insurance.

02.26.2020
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2 Florida Democrats Sue to Keep 'Independent' Bernie Sanders Off the State's Primary Ballot

Self-described Democrat-Socialist and Independent Bernie Sanders should not be allowed to run as a Democrat in Florida’s March 17th "closed" Presidential Primary, say two Florida Democrats who filed a lawsuit Monday to remove his name from the ballot. “Florida is a Closed Primary State, yet here we have someone who is an 'Independent' on the Democrat Ballot,” said attorney and former Tallahassee-based Circuit Court Judge Karen Gievers.

02.26.2020
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AOC Makes Case for School Choice, Admits Getting Goddaughter Into a Bronx Charter School

"My goddaughter, I got her into a Charter School like maybe a block or two down. This area's like a lot of where my family is from," noted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D–NY) as she walked through the Bronx in a recently unearthed Facebook Live Video from 2017. AOC, as she's become known by, knows firsthand the limitations that come with the public-school system.

02.26.2020
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Jolt's ‘We Count’ Campaign to Mobilize “the largest number of Latino census-takers in Texas history”

The "Jolt Initiative" says it will reach 2.5 million Latinos through digital and earned media communications strategies, and an additional 250,000 Latino families through direct mail in Texas. The group ​​​​​​​will focus on connecting with “hard-to-reach Latinos in Austin, Houston and Dallas.”

02.26.2020
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Brady on Houston Newsmakers

It’s the first partisan impeachment ever, rushed through the House, no due process or rights for the President.

02.25.2020
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Sens. Cruz, Shaheen Announce Biting Sanctions Against Lebanese Officials Complicit in the Unlawful Detention and Abuse of U.S. Citizens

This new legislation that would impose sanctions against Lebanese officials who are involved in the unlawful detainment, arrest or abuse of any United States citizen in Lebanon.

02.25.2020
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U.S. Records Largest Decrease in Carbon Dioxide Emissions of Any Country in 2019

“Natural gas is the reason CO2 emissions are down in this country,” said Craig Stevens, former chief spokesman for the U.S. Department of Energy, noting that while the coal industry is actively retrofitting some of its plants, the increased availability of natural gas makes it an increasingly popular alternative.

02.25.2020
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Sen. Cruz Commends Decision to Reimpose Countermeasures Against Iran

The catastrophic Obama Iran nuclear deal reconnected Iran to the global financial system while also flooding the Ayatollahs with hundreds of billions of dollars, gifting them everything they needed to launder vast sums of money across the world for terrorism and proliferation.

02.24.2020
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How 'Medicare for All' Would Accelerate, Make Outbreaks Like Coronavirus Worse

Voters lured by Sanders’ “Medicare for All" song of Socialism should bear the Coronavirus in mind as they ponder who they're going to vote for.

02.24.2020
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Sen. Cruz Discusses Efforts to Contain Coronavirus Outbreak, Expand Jobs and Opportunity with Irving-Las Colinas Chamber

During his sit-down interview with Teresa Woodard, Sen. Cruz discussed his efforts in the Senate to help contain the coronavirus and protect lives.

02.20.2020
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McCarthy Announces 35 Candidates in First Round of Young Gun “Contenders”

House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy announces the first round of “Contender” candidates, the second tier of the 2020 Young Guns program.

02.20.2020
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Oh Was It Glorious: Last Night’s Democrat Slugfest was the Greatest Debate in History

Right out of the gate, the sheer raging hostility sprayed across the stage, as every campaign besides Bernie Sanders & Michael Bloomberg's faces the desperate possibility it might fade into the woodwork. Each candidate was wearing steel-tipped boots — and, going right for the crotch.

02.20.2020
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Sen. Cruz Introduces Final Texas District Judge Nominee Before Senate Judiciary Committee

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, introduced Drew Tipton to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas in Corpus Christi.

02.18.2020
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DON'T MISS THIS: The Alamo Becomes... A Musical 

How many Americans remember that Texas was once an Independent Republic...  before it became a state? This is history not to be forgotten – which is the aim of the new musical, "Remember".

02.14.2020
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Babin Comments on Houston Ship Channel Key Funding

Getting funding from the Corps is tremendous news for the Houston Ship Channel

02.14.2020
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Sen. Cruz: ‘The United Nations Has Descended to a New Antisemitic Low’

Our allies and adversaries should know that the United States will be carefully watching who stands with us and our Israeli allies against these disgraceful efforts.

02.14.2020
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Babin on $32 Million in Cedar Bayou Channel Improvement Project Funding

The Cedar Bayou Navigation District’s Channel Improvement Project has been allocated $32.125 million in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Fiscal Year 2020 Work Plan to complete the dredging of Cedar Bayou and aid in flood mitigation while enhancing the mobility of commerce along the federal channel.

02.12.2020
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Sen. Cruz Denounces Left’s Radical Pro-Abortion Statements, Defends the Right to Life for the Unborn

A woman in labor preparing to deliver a child, in this Virginia bill, in the midst of labor, you could conduct what is called an ‘abortion.’

02.12.2020
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Brady Opening Statement at Full Committee Markup of Health Legislation

 The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivers opening statement at a Full Committee Markup of Health Legislation.

02.12.2020
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Deep Democrat Divide Grows Deeper: New Hampshire Primary Gets Nastier after Iowa Chaos Ups the Ante

Bernie Sanders is again poised for another victory in New Hampshire, and that's setting off major alarm bells among the Democrat establishment nationwide. The growing sense of urgency has been palpable on the campaign trail.

02.11.2020
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Congressman Bill Flores Endorses Renee Swann in the Republican Primary

“It has become obvious to me that Renee Swann is the best candidate to become our Republican nominee.”

02.10.2020
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Brady: A ‘Blue-Collar Boom’ Fueled by Pro-Growth Reforms

“Speaker Pelosi may have ripped up the President’s State of the Union, but the ‘Blue Collar Boom’ in today’s jobs report shows our pro-growth policies are leaving her socialist agenda in tatters.

02.10.2020
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02.26.2020

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