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Sen. Cruz Issues Statement Following President Trump’s Announcement Regarding the Paris Climate Agreement

Sen. Cruz Issues Statement Following President Trump’s Announcement Regarding the Paris Climate Agreement

‘This is great news for the Texas economy and for hardworking Americans all across our country.’ WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today released the following statement regarding President Trump’s announcement that he will withdraw from the Paris Agreement: “I commend President Trump for putting American jobs first.[Read More…]

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by June 1, 2017 Political
Sen. Cruz Champions Economic Growth in Texas Tour

Sen. Cruz Champions Economic Growth in Texas Tour

(from Sen. Cruz’s Press Office) Sen. Cruz Champions Economic Growth in Texas Tour Discusses legislative priorities during travels throughout the state WASHINGTON, D.C. – This weekend U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) traveled across the state, promoting his legislative priorities for the 115th Congress, and his vision for economic growth in[Read More…]

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by May 22, 2017 Political
Cornyn: Funding Bill Beefs Up Border Security, Defense

Cornyn: Funding Bill Beefs Up Border Security, Defense

(from Sen. Cornyn’s Press Office) Cornyn: Funding Bill Beefs Up Border Security, Defense ‘I, for one, have been encouraged to hear folks from both sides of the aisle, Republicans and Democrats alike, make clear we actually agree on more than we disagree on, particularly when it comes to securing our[Read More…]

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by May 3, 2017 Political
Cornyn: Gorsuch Enjoys ‘Broad Spectrum’ of Support

Cornyn: Gorsuch Enjoys ‘Broad Spectrum’ of Support

(from Sen. Cornyn’s Press Office) ‘The Senate Judiciary Committee undertakes no task more important than the one before us: considering a nominee to the United States Supreme Court.’ WASHINGTON – Today in the Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court,[Read More…]

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by March 20, 2017 Featured, Political
Arrington: Republican Health Care Proposal Must Defund Planned Parenthood

Arrington: Republican Health Care Proposal Must Defund Planned Parenthood

(from Cong. Arrington’s Press Office) WASHINGTON – Yesterday, the House bill to repeal and replace Obamacare passed through the critical House Budget Committee by a vote of 19-17. During the hearing, Democratic members of the House Budget Committee sought to ensure the American Health Care Act (AHCA) maintained funding for[Read More…]

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by March 18, 2017 Featured, Political
Cruz Introduces Legislation to Re-Designate North Korea as a State Sponsor of Terrorism

Cruz Introduces Legislation to Re-Designate North Korea as a State Sponsor of Terrorism

(from Sen. Cruz’s Press Office) Sen. Cruz Files companion bill to Rep. Ted Poe’s H.R. 479 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today announced his intention to introduce legislation next week to re-list North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism, companion legislation to H.R. 479 sponsored by[Read More…]

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by March 18, 2017 Political
Cruz-Sponsored Resolution to Disapprove Obama Administration Drug-Testing Rule

Cruz-Sponsored Resolution to Disapprove Obama Administration Drug-Testing Rule

(from Sen. Cruz’s Press Office) If passed, Congressional Review Act resolution will once again provide states the ability to determine how to best implement these programs for their citizens. WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Senate began debating a resolution sponsored by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) that would disapprove[Read More…]

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by March 13, 2017 Political
Arrington’s First Bill Reforms VA Union Rules

Arrington’s First Bill Reforms VA Union Rules

(from Cong. Arrington’s Press Office) Arrington Introduces His First Bill in the 115th Congress The V.E.T Protection Act reforms V.A. Union Rules and Ensures Employees Use Time to Care for Veterans WASHINGTON – Today, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Chairman, Jodey Arrington (R-Texas) introduced the Veterans, Employees, and Taxpayer (VET) Protection[Read More…]

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by March 10, 2017 Political
Cornyn, Leahy, Cruz Introduce Bill to Enhance Cybersecurity

Cornyn, Leahy, Cruz Introduce Bill to Enhance Cybersecurity

(from Sen Cornyn’s Press Office) Bill Would Allow DHS to Work with Consortium to Train States, Local Governments on Cybersecurity WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX), Patrick Leahy (D-VT), and Ted Cruz (R-TX) introduced the National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium Act to authorize the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to[Read More…]

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by March 10, 2017 Political
Cornyn: American Health Care Act is Real Entitlement Reform

Cornyn: American Health Care Act is Real Entitlement Reform

(from Sen Cornyn’s Press Office) Cornyn: “It’s time for Congress to keep its promise.” WASHINGTON – Today on the Senate floor, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) discussed important reforms that the American Health Care Act, legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare, will make to Medicaid. Excerpts of Sen. Cornyn’s remarks[Read More…]

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by March 10, 2017 Political