Monthly Archives: September 2013

Cruz Made A Stand

The Senate today unanimously passed a cloture vote to end the debate on the CR. The Senators now have 30 hours to debate the budget bill passed by the House, and decide if they want to keep sequester levels at 986.3 billion, as well as defund Obamacare. Although Senator Cruz voted to end cloture to […]

Good Guys Party

Good Guys Party Former Governor Sarah Palin appeared on Fox News where she said that there seems to be a new party in Washington. You have Liberals, the GOP, and the good guys. This is in attack to the Republican lawmakers who are not supporting Senator Cruz in his senate procedural strategy to make sure […]

Elephant News Daily Rewind

A daily rewind of major Republican events.

Conservatives On the Attack

Senators who are not fully behind Senator Cruz are facing backlash from conservative groups who are more focused on the defunding of Obamacare than the repercussions of a government shutdown. As the House has a Republican-majority, many were skeptical last week on how the Republican senators would respond in the chamber where they do not […]

Republicans Re-Group

Senate Republicans met this afternoon to make one thing clear: Republicans need to attack Obamacare, not one another. In a closed-door meeting, the caucus went over tactics on how to keep the government in operation while also defunding Obamacare. Senator Johnson said that Republicans need to refocus on the negative effects of Obamacare, and not […]

Cruz Still On Floor

Senator Cruz wore tennis shoes to work today, as he is still on the senate floor where he intends to “speak until he cannot stand,” on the reasons Obamacare should be defunded. The filibuster is way for politicians to gain notoriety, and he invoked Senator Rand Paul’s famous filibuster which was about US drone use […]

Elephant News Daily Rewind

A daily rewind of major Republican events.