GOP House Freshmen

Cruz, McConnell Vie for Influence With Freshmen

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

Mitch McConnell & Ted Cruz are competing for influence among the Senate’s 12 GOP freshmen. Cruz has reached out to freshman R's, whom he helped in last year’s elections, in hopes they will join his effort to pressure GOP leaders to pursue a “bold agenda.”

R+D Collusion=OCare Exemption?

Pete Kasperowicz, The Hill

Rep. DeSantis (R-FL) accused GOP leaders of colluding with Dems to exempt Congress from higher costs under Obamacare.