Tag Archives: Marco Rubio

Export Import Bank reauthorization

The charter for the Export-Import Bank will expire on June 30 unless Congress renews it. Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), the chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, reportedly said that Congress should let the Export-Import Bank expire. Jordan cited widespread opposition … Continue reading

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Voices at “First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference”

Voices at “First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, New Hampshire April 18, 2015.” The candidates explain themselves. “We will not win if we just complain about how bad things are.”–Jeb Bush “Large corporations don’t pay taxes but … Continue reading

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Ted it ain’t.

This article is based on a Wacky-pedia article dated Jan. 24, 2017. The Ted Cruz presidential campaign of 2016 began when United States Senator Ted Cruz of Texas elected to seek the Republican Party nomination for President.  Early on, before officially announcing his candidacy … Continue reading

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Marco Rubio on the State of the Union

“That taxing successful people, over-regulating job creators and pouring money into outdated government programs doesn’t actually help struggling people.”–Marco Rubio What can Rubio mean? Does he favor an America with a few successful people deserving government support and a much … Continue reading

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Marco Rubio

When I was elected to the United States Senate in 2010, I set a steadfast objective for myself while in office: to help bring the American Dream back into reach of those who feel it is slipping away. That’s the … Continue reading

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GOP divided on Cuba

“It is a lifeline for the Castro regime that will allow them to become more profitable … and allow them to become a more permanent fixture. The embargo is leverage, these sanctions are leverage.”–Sen. Marco Rubio “The 50-year embargo with … Continue reading

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The GOP needs to change its mind-set

To succeed, GOP needs more conservative temperament–Michael Gerson Michael Gerson, filling in for George Will, penned a column which appeared in the Elmira Star-Gazette today, July 17. Decrying GOP extremism, Gerson suggests the GOP needs change its temperament. Gerson is … Continue reading

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An Angry, Frustrated Constituent, Part 1

The following is a transcript from a videotape of Rep. Tom Reed’s (R, NY-23) Town Hall meeting held on May 11, 2013 in Manchester (Ontario County). The woman was angry and frustrated with life events that she no control over. … Continue reading

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