Posts tagged “Ted Cruz”

Development of Non-Toxic 2016 GOP Agenda Continues Apace

The release of Rep. Paul Ryan’s anti-poverty “discussion draft” last week marks …

Posted July 30th, 2014

Ted Cruz and America’s “Nakba”

Avenging the the Iran hostage crisis is the latest excuse for sabotaging negotiations.

Posted April 9th, 2014

Rand Paul and Ted Cruz: The Breakup That Wasn’t

The recent war of words over foreign policy between senators Rand Paul …

Posted March 20th, 2014

Obamacare Gets Teed Up at CPAC

“Off with Obamacare’s head!” Such was the battle cry at the first …

Posted March 7th, 2014

Few Speedbumps for the War Party

Peter Beinart raises the troubling question: Why is the Left good at protesting …

Posted December 23rd, 2013

Conservatives Are Suffering From Radicalism Envy

I’m beginning to notice a pattern among the anti-crony-capitalist set. They’ve adopted …

Posted October 16th, 2013

Can This Divided Government Agree to Do No More Harm?

I’m now old enough to remember two federal government shutdowns. Both turned …

Posted October 16th, 2013

Exhaustion

Pending catastrophe, the jig is just about up. Having made one last …

Posted October 16th, 2013

Back to Bolingbroke: Opposition as an Opportunity

In a gentler, simpler time in late July, Yuval Levin wrote over …

Posted October 14th, 2013

It’s Time to Throw the Tea Party One Ring into Mount Doom

Robert Costa reports this morning: In the coming days, the House will …

Posted October 8th, 2013

Sometimes the Thugs and Knuckleheads Are One and the Same

After a weekend of trying to imbibe as much as I could …

Posted October 7th, 2013

What Ted Cruz and Don Quixote Have in Common

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof compared Senator Ted Cruz to Don Quixote in a …

Posted September 26th, 2013

Syria’s War Redraws America’s Political Map

The current debate about whether the president should take military action against …

Posted September 6th, 2013

What Should Rand Paul Have Said at Howard?

On the latest Bloggingheads, Betsy Woodruff of NRO and TAC’s own Jordan Bloom discussed …

Posted April 14th, 2013

Rand Joins the Jackals?

Many in the TAC universe have been watching Senator Rand Paul, looking for …

Posted February 14th, 2013

GOP Re-Branding, Real and Imagined

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor gave a speech at AEI this afternoon …

Posted February 5th, 2013

Are Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio Out of Touch with Latino Soldiers?

If money talks, military personnel have made their preferences on war clear. …

Posted February 1st, 2013