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Sens. Cruz, Cotton, Portman, and Rubio Endorse Senate Hopeful Josh Mandel (R-OH)

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 8:30am 5/31/2017 at 8:30am
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The 2018 midterms are going to be followed like nothing we’ve seen before, drawing more mainstream media coverage than did even the 2010 midterms.  Although they have lost two special elections (Kansas and Montana) and failed to avoid a runoff in Georgia, Democrats and their media allies really really want the...

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Senator Tom Cotton: Keep Gitmo open

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 13, 2015 at 1:00pm 12/13/2015 at 1:00pm

Tom Cotton, the freshman senator from Arkansas, has never minced words when giving his opinion of Guantanamo Bay detainees.

In a speech he gave at the Heritage Foundation in Washington last week, he reiterated this position, making a strong case for continuing to hold the remaining 107 prisoners in Cuba.

Opening his remarks...

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Pompeo, Cotton Poke More Holes in Iran Nuke Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 27, 2015 at 12:00pm 11/27/2015 at 12:00pm

Rep. Mike Pompeo (R – Kan.) and Sen. Tom Cotton (R – Ark.) have a lot in common. Both are army veterans and both are graduates of Harvard Law School. And both have been doing a great job of exposing aspects of the nuclear deal with Iran that the administration would...

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Iranian Pres Doesn’t Want Nuclear Deal Binding On Iran

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 30, 2015 at 4:00pm 8/30/2015 at 4:00pm

In a press conference yesterday, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said that he didn’t want the Iranian legislature to approve the nuclear deal (known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action or JCPOA) the Associated Press reported Saturday.

Rouhani told a news conference that the deal was a political understanding reached with the...

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Sen. Tom Cotton challenges Iran’s Foreign Minister to a debate

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 5:45pm 4/29/2015 at 5:45pm

Things just got real up in here.

You might remember the hubbub surrounding Sen. Tom Cotton’s so-called “47 Traitors” open letter addressed to Iranian officials. You know, the one where Cotton, et al. were proved right?

Well earlier today, Iran’s Foreign Minister Javad Zarif (the same dude who thought it would be...

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Those “47 traitors” weren’t so traitorous after all

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 2:30pm 3/11/2015 at 2:30pm

In October, the New York Times reported President Obama intended to fly solo on Iranian negotiations. “But the White House has made one significant decision: If agreement is reached, President Obama will do everything in his power to avoid letting Congress vote on it,” they reported.

Fast forward to Monday, when freshman...

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Senator Cotton: Gitmo Prisoners Can “Rot In Hell”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 11:30am 2/7/2015 at 11:30am

Newly elected Republican Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) has no problem stating how he really feels about Gitmo detainees.

In a hearing on the administration’s recent decision to close the Guantanamo Bay facilities, (something Senator Obama promised to do when he was running for President in 2008), Senator Cotton grilled Brian McKeon,...

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Tom Cotton: Don’t accept that new Senate can’t get anything done

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 17, 2014 at 8:30am 11/17/2014 at 8:30am

The new Congress hasn’t even been sworn in yet, but many pundits and activists are already assuming that come January, we’re in for a world of pain, disappointment, and failure—but maybe we should rethink our gloomy outlook.

Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace had Sens.-elect Cotton and James Lankford on this...

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Tom Cotton not putting Mark Pryor at ease

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 21, 2014 at 11:10am 4/21/2014 at 11:10am
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Republican Rep. Tom Cotton is challenging incumbent Democrat Mark Pryor in the Arkansas Senate race.

It is considered a prime flip opportunity for Republicans.

The polling shows Cotton in a strong position (with the usual caveat that there’s a lot of time before the election).

Pryor stepped in it when he said a few...

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Tom Cotton asked

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 9, 2013 at 12:37pm 8/9/2013 at 12:37pm

Tom Cotton, running for Senate to unseat Mark Pryor in Arkansas, held a blogger telephone conference today.

I sat in on it, breaking my usual policy of sitting in a hermetically sealed room with the drapes drawn and the lights out avoiding all human contact.

All someone had to do was ask.

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