Shane Vander Hart: Rubio and Wagner offer a solid solution that does not increase the size of the federal government, does not expand the budget, and does not put a strain on small businesses.
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) joined as a co-sponsor for the Defending Elections from Threats by Establishing Redlines (DETER) Act introduced by U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-Maryland) and Marco Rubio (R-Florida).
U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) joined U.S. Senators Jeff Flake (R-AZ), Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Pat Toomey (R-PA), John McCain (R-AZ), Mike Lee (R-UT), Rob Portman (R-OH), Ron Johnson (R-WI), Marco Rubio (R-FL), and Deb Fischer (R-NE) to introduce the Earmark Elimination Act.
U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) joined in support of a Senate resolution objecting to the passage of United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334.
Adam Graham offers his own six takeaways from Donald Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton on Election Day last week.
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) addresses the increasing threat of Islamic terrorism and the failure of the Obama Administration to meet these challenges.
David Shedlock: The viable choices the Lord’s Providence has given us for President don’t bode well for our country, at least for the foreseeable future. So what to do?
Shane Vander Hart: Marco Rubio is an energetic voice for conservatism, incredibly articulate on the life issue, and needed voice in the Republican Party.
Adam Graham: If he doesn’t right the ship talk of dumping Donald Trump could quickly move to action, and instead of getting applause and affirmation, get fired.
This week on Caffeinated Thoughts Radio: Shane Vander Hart and Brian Myers are joined by Dan Charleston and U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa).
Adam Graham says if U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) focused on winning Iowa or New Hampshire the race for the Republican nomination would be different.
U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) won the remaining 14 delegates at the Wyoming Republican State Convention bringing his total to 23 delegates from the state.
Ted Cruz picked up 34 delegates after Colorado’s Republican District and State Conventions, and won 11 delegates from Iowa GOP District Conventions.
Shane Vander Hart: The odds a “fresh face” like Speaker Paul Ryan being selected at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland is slim and none.
The National Enquirer story alleging a sex scandal involving Ted Cruz appears to have Trump and former Rubio surrogate fingerprints all over it.
Donald Trump had a big Super Tuesday 3 night with wins called in three states. Marco Rubio had a bad night and has dropped out. Ted Cruz is still in play.