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Senator John Cornyn

Bipartisan Action to Crack Down on Sex Trafficking

Sen. Amy Klobuchar | Posted 03.29.2015 | Politics
Sen. Amy Klobuchar

We must take action to combat sex trafficking all around the world. But we must first start in our own backyard.

Cornyn & Cruz: For Immigration Reform Before They Were Against It

Jason Stanford | Posted 08.12.2013 | Politics
Jason Stanford

Creating a path to citizenship for the estimated 11 million unauthorized immigrants still hasn't cleared two formidable roadblocks in Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz. Like the Texas Republican Party, Cornyn and Cruz have come a long way from their relatively progressive stances of only a decade ago.

John Cornyn To Dreamer: 'Complete BS'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) wasn't impressed on Friday with an op-ed from a young undocumented immigrant who questioned whether the senator will "stand...

Amanda Terkel

'THAT'S CRAZY TALK' | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. John Cornyn (R-Tex.) is rejecting one solution to the debt limit impasse being floated by Democrats that argues the president has t...

Cash-Strapped States Seeking A Way To Declare Bankruptcy

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

States are looking for relief. As they confront massive debts and diminished revenue, some state officials are trying to determine whether they could...

Lucia Graves

GOP Senators Rebuke Mike Castle Over Talk Of Write-In Bid For Delaware Senate Seat | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Top GOP senators rebuked Delaware Congressman Mike Castle Thursday for considering a write-in campaign after his surprise loss to Christine O'Donnell ...

Obama and the Mosque -- Cool Logic Spawns Heated Inanity

Victoria Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Victoria Jones

Moving Cordoba House makes 19 dead losers larger than life, it says we're still impacted by them. This is New York we're talking about. The city stands up for itself.

John Cornyn: More Americans Looking Back On Bush Years With 'Fondness'

The Huffington Post | Erin Booth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an interview with C-SPAN on Sunday, Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) spoke of people's nostalgia for the days of the Bush Administration. Cornyn, the chai...

Sam Stein

Cornyn's Primary Strategy Has "Neutered" The Moderates: Dems | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two of the Republican Party's three federal campaign committees announced on Wednesday that they would be forgoing active participation in future GOP ...

GOP Senators: Sotomayor Firefighter Plaintiff Is Victim Of "Smear Campaign"

The New Haven Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As firefighter Frank Ricci arrived in the nation's capital for his moment in the spotlight, U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch came to the his defense against an a...

GOP Says Palin Will Attend Fundraiser

AP | BEN EVANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich on Monday urged some 2,000 Republican party loyalists to stand up for GOP principles but to be i...

Top House GOP Recruiter Wants Pro-Choice Candidates

Huffington Post | Susan Crile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Republican Party is looking at a decidedly more diverse list of potential candidates this year. Several top GOP officials have suggested recently ...

Bunning Threatens to Resign Early and Give Dems 60 Senate Seats If GOP Doesn't Back Off

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

Sen. Jim Bunning is a first-rate crack pot, but his insanity might hasten the speed at which Democrats take back this Senate seat.

John Conryn Vacationed In Caribbean On Texas Fraudster's Dime

TPMmuckraker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

So we already knew that Allen Stanford -- the Texas banker charged by the SEC today with running an $8 billion "fraud of shocking magnitude" -- had so...

The Torture Memos Are the Crime: Why Obama and Holder Should Smack Cornyn Down

Pete Cenedella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Pete Cenedella

Whether John Cornyn and his fellow apologists for torture like it or not, Eric Holder not only has every right to pursue those who participated in the torture memos, it will be his duty to do just that.