Mike Lee

Mike Lee

More About That Bill That Would Make Durham Public Schools A Landlord

Lady Liberty 1885 by A. P. Dillon In a previous article, I went through a bill (HB 31) filed by Durham legislators that would essentially make Durham Public Schools a landlord. In that article, I mentioned that Durham had other options than to try this through legislation. In this ...
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Ted Cruz: GOP Senate Leadership, McConnell a ‘Very Effective Democratic Leader’

  As expected, John Boehner’s final betrayal, one of them anyway, before stepping down as Speaker of the House is the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 adding $85 billion to our national debt.   Source: Heritage Foundation. It is both Boehner and Senate Majority Leader/RINO, Mitch McConnell who delivered ...
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President Ted Cruz sounds good.. except for one detail

President Ted Cruz sounds good.. except for one detail
There’s been a lot of talk about Ted Cruz making a run for the White House.  Among conservative Americans he’s one of the best known, most liked and most popular people in Washington.  The media as well as the Republican and Democratic political establishments have a slightly different opinion, ...
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Democrats Own Obamacare

Thanks to the high-profile efforts of Senators Ted Cruz, Mike Lee, and others, including the House majority, there is a stark contrast between the two major parties regarding Obamacare. One party is all-in for it, the other is indelibly etched in the public mind totally opposing it. Republicans would be foolish to change that, but even as Obamacare implodes, that's just what some are calling on them to do.   ObamaCare signing via NY [...]

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Toward a Liberty Caucus in Congress, The Oathkeepers

Just a few days ago, 19 US Senators, all Republicans, quietly left the herd, climbed a small hill, turned around and planted a flag, then knelt by their broad swords. How many of these 19 actually knew this is what they had done, in Festus Haggen’s’ words, “remains to ...
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19 US Senators Declare “Game on!” Shot Heard ‘Round the World

Remember these names: Senator Mike Crapo of Idaho, Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming, Senator Deb Fischer of Nebraska, Senator Charles Grassley of Iowa, Senator Dean Heller of Nevada, Senator James Imhofe of Oklahoma, Senator Mike Lee of Utah, Senator Jerry Moran of Kansas, Senator ...
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Affordable Care Act Makes Insurance Unaffordable

Affordable Care Act Makes Insurance Unaffordable

Remember how we were told by President Obama that the Affordable Care Act would make health insurance more affordable for millions of Americans? Remember how he has slammed the efforts by Senators Ted Cruz and Mike Lee to defund the legislation most people call Obamacare? One of his favorite lines is to point out, falsely, that the GOP is wanting to prevent millions of Americans from obtaining health care insurance, just to mess with [...]

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Sarah Palin: Don’t Surrender…Call yr Senators, Ask Them to Stand with Senator Cruz.

If every Senate Republican stands w/ the House Rs, we can stop Harry Reid from funding Obamacare #DefundObamacare http://t.co/cdvrfyB7J3 — Senator Ted Cruz (@SenTedCruz) September 24, 2013   Sarah Palin The U.S. Senate has some arcane procedural rules, and as ordinary Americans our eyes glaze over trying to decipher ...
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