Sen. Ted Cruz

Conservative Leaders Oppose the Nomination of Judge Halil Ozerden

The toll free Capitol Switchboard (1-866-220-0044). Call your Senators today and urge them to vote NO on the confirmation of Judge Halil Ozerden to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. We also invite CHQ readers to call President Trump via the White House comment line (1-202-456-1111) and urge him to withdraw this ill-advised nomination.

Golan Heights Announcement: Trump’s Strategic Vision And Israel

This is another bold act of presidential leadership in support of one of America’s most important allies, Israel.  The president recognized that Israel’s control of the Golan Heights is the reality, and this is not going to change.  President Trump also sent a signal to Iran that the U.S. will not tolerate it using Syria as a platform to threaten Israel’s security.” Fred Fleitz, President and CEO of the Center for Security Policy.

Time To Take Jeff Flake Off The Senate Judiciary Committee

Come January, Flake is out-of-office and irrelevant, so as we see it, it is time for Mitch McConnell to remove Flake from the Senate Committee on the Judiciary and replace him with a sane member, Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas comes immediately to mind, who will advance the pending conservative judicial nominees to the Senate Floor for confirmation.

Don’t Waste The Lame Duck: Confirm Trump Judges

We urge Senator McConnell to follow through on that commitment and to use whatever tactics are necessary to get those judges confirmed, even if it means sidelining Senator Jeff Flake and putting the heat on any other recalcitrant members of the Senate’s Republican Conference.

Let’s Give Thanks For Leftists Being Themselves

There’s much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving; a world at relative peace, a booming U.S. economy and a President who has worked hard to lift the heavy hand of government from the backs of America’s working families. But let’s not forget to also give thanks for the power of truth, as Democrats, through their own words, slowly disclose who they really are.

A Very Trump Thanksgiving

While few in Washington’s elite salons will offer their thanks for the election of Donald Trump or for his herculean effort during the midterms, we believe among the millions of America’s working families who want nothing more than to be left alone to live their lives as they see fit, and pass on to their children the fruits of their labors, he will be honored this Thanksgiving.

Conservative Leaders Demand Senate Work Around-The-Clock To Confirm Trump Nominees

Conservatives have been calling on the Senate to work a full week to confirm President Trump’s nominees for the better part of the last two years Today the members of the Conservative Action Project issued a letter to the Senate leadership demanding action. Please add your name to this list of distinguished conservative leaders demanding action on President Trump's nominees through this link.

Will No One Rid Us Of This Turbulent Flake?

We urge Senator McConnell to follow through on his commitment to confirm all remaining judicial nominees and to use whatever tactics are necessary to get those judges confirmed, even if it means sidelining Sen. Jeff Flake and putting the heat on any other recalcitrant members of the Senate’s Republican Conference.

Can These Three Texans Save America and the GOP?

Three Texans – Sen. Ted Cruz, Rep. Louie Gohmert and Gov. Greg Abbott are leading the conservative agenda and daily breaking new political ground – Republicans looking to recapture the political initiative from Obama need only follow the lead of these three Texas conservatives and the GOP would be a slam dunk to win the White House in 2016 and build a super majority in Congress.

Sens. Sessions & Shelby sign on to Cruz measure to leave marriage definition up to states

Leada Gore, AL.com

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has introduced the State Marriage Defense Act, which prevents the federal government from dictating the definition of marriage on states. Cruz's bill has 11 Senate co-sponsors. Included in that list are Alabama Republican Sens. Jeff Sessions and Richard Shelby.

Ted Cruz introduces bill to leave marriage to the states

Kendall Breitman, POLITICO

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) is calling on his colleagues to pass a bill that would make same sex marriage a state issue. Cruz, along with 11 other Republican senators, re-introduced the State Marriage Defense Act on Tuesday, which aims to allow states to adopt their own definitions of marriage and would block the federal government from applying its own definition of marriage onto states.

The Ted Cruz Speech On Radical Islam The MSM Will Never Show You

We urge you to set aside a half hour to watch this video of Ted Cruz speaking at the Center for Security Policy’s “Defeat Jihad Summit” it just may be the most important 30 minutes you spend outside of your house of worship this week. To watch the speech click the link at the end of the article - not the image below. Click this link to sign our thank you letter to Ted Cruz for speaking the truth about radical Islam.

Cruz and Graham At Odds Over 'Boots on the Ground'

David Knowles, Bloomberg Politics

"I don’t believe right now we need American boots on the ground, and the reason is, we have boots on the ground already, with the Kurds. The Peshmerga are trained, effective fighters," Cruz said on ABC's This Week. 

Cruz not ruling out US ground forces against Islamic State

The Editors, Associated Press

Ted Cruz told CNN he wants to use Kurdish ground forces combined with US-led air strikes, to fight the Islamic State. But the use of US ground forces, he said, is not out of the question.

Ted Cruz Talks Religious Liberty and Ebola

Bob Price, Breitbart

Senator Ted Cruz said the City of Houston and Mayor Annise Parker have “no legal authority, no constitutional authority and no moral authority” to issue subpoenas to pastors for their sermons and personal communications. Cruz also addresses the issue of an Ebola travel ban.

Cruz Sets Republican Priorities for 2015

Sen. Ted Cruz, USA Today

Republicans — poised to take control of Congress — should set our sights on three big goals to make Americans feel confident in their futures once again: jumpstart the economy, safeguard constitutional liberties, and strengthen our national security.

Cruz: Dem's Arguments Against an Ebola Flight Ban Don’t Make Sense

On Sunday’s CNN State of the Union program with Candy Crowley, Senator Ted Cruz talked about the importance of implementing flight bans from Ebola-stricken countries in order to prevent more cases from coming into the U.S. He also discussed the mission against ISIS.

Conservatives To Rally For First Principles

How can we get America back on a course that adheres to the bedrock principles that have made our country a beacon of freedom for the world? Citizens United's David Bossie has a solution.