Senator John Cornyn

Senator John Cornyn

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Senator Leahy presiding but Art 1, Sec 3, US Constitution says: When the President of the United States is tried, the Chief Justice shall preside.

Biden’s vaccine pitch relies on you being bad at math

The filibuster isn’t going anywhere for now, which is what McConnell wanted -- and it is a reflection of the reality that Schumer doesn’t have the votes to kill it. @PunchbowlNews 

Given the Judiciary Committee's primacy in immigration matters, Senators Thom Tillis (R-NC), Mike Lee (R-UT), Ted Cruz (R-TX), Joni Ernst (R-IA), Josh Hawley (R-MO), Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), Ben Sasse (R-NE) and I have asked to Judiciary Committee hearing on this nomination.

Capitol Police chief apologizes for security failures during the assault, including a delay in calling for Guard troops.

Why Roberts won’t preside over Trump’s second trial

Federal Judge Blocks Biden Order Halting Deportations

Gov. Greg Abbott pushes Legislature to protect businesses from coronavirus-related lawsuits via @TexasTribune 


I was there. The family brought this child to the hospital to meet the President. Their choice. The First Lady was especially comforting to the extended family. This is the type of dishonest narrative from supposedly intelligent people that should be embarrassing. #getalife 

"We must reject the idea that every time a law's broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions." Ronald Reagan

Kamala Was Ringleader In Kavanaugh Character Assassination Attempt

Is it relevant that the US has 5X the population of Italy?

What if, just what if, the Obama administration, including the leadership of the Justice Department and FBI unlawfully coordinated with the DNC and the Clinton campaign to "go after" an opposing presidential campaign? No problemo?

Says the person who withheld Ford letter only to see it leaked to the press against Dr Ford’s wishes.

Packing the Supreme Court would fit the Democrats’ escalating pattern of breaking political norms on judicial nominations. via @WSJ 

Sen. Schumer’s partisan accusations and threats have further exposed his real goal with this trial: becoming Senate majority leader, writes @KimStrassel  via @WSJ 

This is grossly inappropriate, especially in the wake of recent tragic shootings. This win-at-all-costs mentality, publicly targeting an opponent’s supporters, and encouraging retaliation is dangerous and not what Texans have a right to expect from their members of Congress.