Tag: Ted Cruz

After Building a Consensus on Immigration, President Trump Chooses to Be a Loser
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After Building a Consensus on Immigration, President Trump Chooses to Be a Loser

President Trump’s immigration-friendly era didn’t last long. Having previously enraged his Republican base by striking a deal with Democrats on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, Trump has now enraged the Democrats with whom he was dealing by tying the DACA compromise to a series of hardline immigration proposals […]

Australia’s ‘Dual Citizenship’ Crisis Shows Why America’s Citizenship System Is The Best
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Australia’s ‘Dual Citizenship’ Crisis Shows Why America’s Citizenship System Is The Best

When it comes to matters of citizenship, it is best that each nation be an island unto itself. The United States has thankfully avoided the self-inflicted constitutional crises currently bedeviling the Australian Parliament over accusations of dual citizenship. We’ve done this by effectively adopting, when it comes to matters of […]

Mitch McConnell Just Announced Senate Healthcare Bill Is Dead, Will Vote On Clean Repeal
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Mitch McConnell Just Announced Senate Healthcare Bill Is Dead, Will Vote On Clean Repeal

Following seven years of campaign promises, House Republican leadership proposed a secretly negotiated, lobbyist written monstrosity in the spring of 2017 that failed to even come up for a vote. The legislation was pulled, rewritten, and passed by the slimmest margin. Weeks passed while the Senate Republican leadership secretly negotiated […]