January 21, 2021

Ted Cruz accepted $30,000 flight to Cayman Islands from former Exxon executive during campaign

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Vernon Bryant/Staff Photographer Ted Cruz spoke during the Texas delegation breakfast at the Republican National Convention on July 21. By Caleb Downs From Dallas News Published: 16 August 2016 12:38 PM Updated: 16 August 2016 03:28 PM A newly released financial disclosure report shows Ted Cruz accepted $45,000 in private flights last year during his […]

The Global Lawyer: Terror plaintiffs still have friends in Washington

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By Michael D. Goldhaber, From The Am Law Daily Petrodollars just don’t buy what they used to on Capitol Hill. The U.S. Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, defying a five-week lobbying campaign by the White House and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The bill clarifies that the Anti-Terrorism […]

Trump praises Cruz’s courage: ‘Smart Guy’

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By Todd Beamon From Newsmax Donald Trump Tuesday praised Ted Cruz as a “smart guy” after the Texas senator quit the Republican presidential race in light to the developer’s landslide victory in the Indiana primary. “I have met some of the most incredible competitors that I have ever competed against right here in the Republican […]

Ted Cruz once argued that Americans have no ‘Due Process’ right to masturbate

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From New York Magazine Ted Cruz once argued that Americans have no constitutional right to bear dildos, that the government has a legitimate interest in discouraging “autonomous sex,” and that allowing the sale of sex toys is the first step on the road to legal incest. This history comes courtesy of Mother Jones’s David Corn, […]

Trump slams Evangelical Leader Vander Plaats on Twitter

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By Greg Richter From Newsmax Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump unleashed a slew of Twitter attacks on Iowa evangelical leader Bob Vander Plaats Sunday morning, the second time he has done so in less than a week. Trump says that Vander Plaats, head of the Iowa-based Family Leader, asked him to stay in his hotels […]

Justice Breyer takes on the world

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By Tony Mauro, The National Law Journal The 77-year-old justice talks retirement, death penalty and his new book about foreign law. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer does not sound like he is retiring any time soon. “I guess at some point I will retire. You want to know when. I don’t know. I will […]