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    Cruz’s Energy Bill a Win for Economy, Taxpayers, and Free Markets

    Over the past few years, energy production has been one of the bright spots in the American economy. The U. S. is now the world’s largest natural gas producer and will soon be the world’s largest oil producer. Senator Ted Cruz’s (R–Texas) American Energy Renaissance Act, along with its companion … More

    Ted Cruz, Veteran of 9 Supreme Court Arguments, Says First Amendment on Trial Today

    Ted Cruz has argued nine cases before the U.S. Supreme Court in his lifetime, more than any other current member of Congress. Today, as a U.S. senator from Texas, Cruz is making a different kind of argument—one in the court of public opinion. On his Facebook page and in a … More

    Ted Cruz Leads GOP's Fight Against IMF Expansion in Ukraine Aid Package

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D–Nev.) is facing a revolt among Republicans for adding controversial language to an aid package for Ukraine. The Senate is expected to vote on the Ukraine measure next week. The controversial provisions, which have support of the Obama administration and liberals from both parties, would … More

    Paul Ryan: Give Leaders 'Benefit of the Doubt'?

    Google the words “Republican Surrender.” I stopped counting the number of relevant articles after page 10. Google “Democrat Surrender” and by page 3, fewer than half the articles are about congressional Democrats surrendering on anything. When your party has a large majority in the House of Representatives (the body in … More

    Cruz: "Every Human Life Is a Precious Gift from God"

    As Americans prepare to march to the Supreme Court in subfreezing temperatures in today’s March for Life, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) voiced his support. “Every human life is a precious gift from God, and our law should protect innocent human life,” Cruz said in a statement. “Yet 41 years ago, … More

    Congress Passes Trillion-Dollar Spending Bill

    Rather than haggle into the weekend, Senate Democrats and Republicans tonight agreed 72-26 to cut off debate and adopt a $1 trillion spending bill to keep the federal government running for the next eight months. The House having voted to adopt the omnibus spending bill a day earlier, Congress has … More

    One Month After Being Fired by RSC, Paul Teller Will Join Ted Cruz's Office

    A month after being dismissed by the Republican Study Committee, longtime congressional staffer Paul Teller has been hired as deputy chief of staff by Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX). Cruz said in a statement: Paul’s many years of experience working in Congress and his tireless work to advance conservative principles make … More

    The 5 Most Viral Images of 2013

    Thanks to you, we grew our Facebook audience by leaps and bounds in 2013. We were able to use images to not only add humor to a situation, but also to spread important messages. Here are the five images that you liked the most.          

    This Duck Dynasty Picture Is Going Viral. Have You Seen It Yet?

    Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson managed to spark a debate about the culture of intolerance in America when he expressed his religious views on homosexuality. It led some political leaders like Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) to speak out. Heritage shared this image on our Facebook page Friday night. Millions of … More

    Duck Dynasty Star Phil Robertson Faces Backlash for Religious Views on Sexuality

    Phil Robertson, the patriarch and star of A&E’s Duck Dynasty, is under attack for his religious views on homosexuality. The beloved TV personality was indefinitely suspended by A&E after saying homosexual acts are sinful. A&E’s decision has sparked heated debates, particularly on Twitter, where “A&E” and “Phil Robertson” have been … More