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Perry Attorneys: Texas Prosecutor Alleging His 'Own Version Of The Facts'Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry's attorneys are again arguing that the abuse-of-power case against the Republican shouldn't continue.
GOP Senator: HHS Chief's Answers 'Contemptuous' Of CongressA 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.
Cruz Proposes Bill To Revoke Citizenship Of Americans Who Fight With ISISSenator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is proposing a bill that would revoke U.S. citizenship from Americans who join the Islamic militants in Iraq and Syria.
GOP Rep Warns People From Terrorist Countries May Be Taking Hispanic Names To Cross BorderRep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, reiterated his concerns over terrorists flowing over the largely unsecured U.S.-Mexico border, recalling a former FBI director’s testimony that individuals may be taking Hispanic names to gain access through the southern border.
Perry: 'We Don't Have The Resources' To Secure The Texas BorderGovernor Rick Perry, R-Tex., said that the Lone Star State is being flooded with “record high numbers” of people from terrorist-linked countries, and that Texas simply doesn’t have the resources to secure the border.
Cruz Proposes Bill Awarding $5M For Info On Benghazi TerroristsSen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, introduced legislation on Thursday to require Secretary of State John Kerry to offer up to $5 million in reward money for information regarding last year’s Benghazi, Libya attacks.
Sen. Cruz Draws Standing Ovation Denouncing 'Obamacare' At SummitSen. Ted Cruz on Saturday continued his call for cutting off funding for President Barack Obama's health care law and told conservative Christians that congressional lawmakers can't be counted on to do it.