Sen. John Cornyn

File photo of Sen. John Cornyn of Texas. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Senator: HHS Chief’s Answers ‘Contemptuous’ Of Congress

A Republican senator says statements by the Health and Human Services secretary about the Obama administration’s preparations for a legal challenge to President Barack Obama’s health care law are “contemptuous” of Congress.


Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, held off a Tea Party challenger to defend his seat in the November election. (Getty Images)

Cornyn Tops Stockman To Win GOP Primary

Senator Cornyn holds off Tea Party challenge from Rep. Steve Stockman.


File photo of Sen. Ted Cruz. (credit: Brandon Wade/Getty Images)

Sen. Cruz Won’t Endorse Cornyn In Texas GOP Race

The sniping between establishment Republicans and tea partyers resumed Thursday as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz refused to endorse his state’s senior senator in next week’s Republican primary.


File photo of the U.S. Capitol Building. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Rep. Stockman: I Was Not Missing

U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman, whose whereabouts were unknown much of the last month, resurfaced Monday, saying he was on a 10-day official visit to Egypt, Israel and Russia and bristling at the notion he was ever missing.


File photo of the U.S. Capitol Building. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Rep. Steve Stockman Goes Missing

Have you seen U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman?


Former Soputh African President Nelson Mandela watches Lalia Ali of USA defeating Gwendolyn O'Neil of Guyana during the WBC/WIBA Super Middleweight World Title bout between Lalia Ali and Gwendolyn O'Neil at Emperors Palace on Feb. 4, 2007 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (credit: Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

Cruz: Mandela’s ‘Epic Fight For Injustice’ Means ‘An Entire Nation Is Now Free’

U.S. Sens. John Conryn and Ted Cruz are hailing former South African President Nelson Mandela as a tireless fighter for freedom and justice.


US Senate hopeful Ted Cruz laughed off his media distinction as a "Tea Party Intellectual." (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Texas’ Cornyn Avoids Tea Party Primary Challenger

One national conservative group produced an online video calling Texas Republican U.S. Sen. John Cornyn a chicken.


Gov. Rick Perry file photo. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Perry: Medicaid Under Obama’s Health Care Law Will ‘Bankrupt’ Texas

Texas’ top Republicans guns, Gov. Rick Perry and U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn, are teaming up to again oppose expanding Medicaid services in their state.


US Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Calling For Eric Holder’s Resignation – Again

As the calls for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s resignation over the “Fast and Furious” gun-running scandal rages on, there is a new wave of demands for him to step down regarding yet another issue […]