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Sen. Sasse “Accidentally” Dumps Dr Pepper on Sen. Cruz During Sessions Hearing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 1:20pm 10/18/2017 at 1:20pm

During a somewhat important Senate hearing Wednesday, Sen. Ben Sasse apologized for creating a raucous. Sasse claimed he “accidentally” dumped a Dr Pepper on Sen. Ted Cruz.

To which Sen. Cruz responded:

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Face it, Republicans Have No Intention of Repealing Obamacare

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 7:36pm 7/26/2017 at 7:36pm

What’s happening with Obamacare repeal, you ask? That is a fantastic question. But at this point, it’s quite clear that Republicans who campaigned on repealing the ACA have zero intention of doing so now that the opportunity has presented itself.

Seven Republican Senators voted against a so-called “clean repeal” bill Wednesday....

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Sasse: A republic will not work if we don’t have shared facts

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 3, 2017 at 4:15pm 7/3/2017 at 4:15pm

America has a problem, a fact problem. And it’s being felt across the political spectrum.

Yesterday morning as tradition dictates, I met one of my oldest and dearest friends for brunch. She’s well-informed, well-read, incredibly bright, and quite liberal. After catching up on all things personal the conversation shifted to the current...

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Sasse to Trump: Repeal Obamacare Now, Work on Replacement Later

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 30, 2017 at 12:00pm 6/30/2017 at 12:00pm

Congressional Republicans cannot agree on health care reform, which has caused frustration and anger among the American public.

Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) sent a letter to President Donald Trump with a suggestion in the event members cannot reach an agreement when they return from Independence Day break: Repeal Obamacare now. Work on...

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CNN Claims Sen. Ben Sasse Has a Sense of Humor

https://twitter.com/BenSasse/status/865216293309427713
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 19, 2017 at 7:30am 5/19/2017 at 7:30am
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CNN claims Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) has a “sense of humor.” But what does CNN know, amiright?

It all started when Sen. Sasse tweeted thusly:

After the tweet went viral,...

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Ben Sasse: “Chicken Little Hysteria” Over Gorsuch Nomination “Sad and Absurd”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 1:30pm 2/7/2017 at 1:30pm

Democrats have vowed to fight the confirmation of Judge Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.

The leftist media repeatedly beclowned themselves chasing fascist high school club stories and Senate Democrats seem hellbent on out-sillying their media counterparts.

And that’s why Sen. Sasse’s statement is perfect. And also hilarious:

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Sen. Ben Sasse Puts Government’s Role in Check

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 6:30pm 9/1/2016 at 6:30pm

One of the more disturbing popular political theories is the notion that Congress Must Do Something!™ Not only is reactionary governance unwise, it also runs contrary to the founders’ intentions. Our government was designed specifically to mitigate the hair ablaze reactivity that inevitably leads to horrible policy and infringement of...

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Sen. Ben Sasse Fact Checks White House Claims on Iran Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 19, 2016 at 4:30pm 8/19/2016 at 4:30pm

Sen. Ben Sasse is not impressed with the Obama Administration’s latest spin on the Iran Deal. Earlier this week, the Republican Senator from Nebraska threw down some real talk on the much touted Iran Deal.

“The Iran Deal is the Obama Administration’s greatest victory in its ongoing war against facts,” Sen....

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Republican Senators Rail Against Trump’s Attacks on Judge Curiel

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 6, 2016 at 5:30pm 6/6/2016 at 5:30pm

Donald Trump lashed out at the federal judge presiding over the Trump University fraud case, claiming his Mexican heritage made him ineligible to properly dispense justice. Because of course.

Though Trump’s verbal assault against Judge Gonzalo Curiel began earlier this year, Trump cranked them to eleven last week. “I’m building a...

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One BIG Difference Between Clinton and Trump

https://twitter.com/TheFix/status/678688616931921921
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 6, 2016 at 1:30pm 5/6/2016 at 1:30pm
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Republican Senator Ben Sasse has written an open letter to America. I agree with a great deal of it, but I wanted to take issue with something.

Here’s an excerpt:

In the history of polling, we’ve basically never had a candidate viewed negatively by half of the electorate. This year, we have two....

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Sen. Ben Sasse is no fan of Donald Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 29, 2016 at 8:30pm 2/29/2016 at 8:30pm

On the eve of Super Tuesday, Sen. Ben Sasse is imploring voters to chose anyone but Trump.

Sen. Sasse joined Chuck Todd to discuss Trump’s candidacy Monday:

“Fundamentally, this party needs to return to its principles of believing in equality under...

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Is there still hope for Conservatism?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 29, 2016 at 1:00pm 1/29/2016 at 1:00pm

Watching the rise of this new populism, one of my many concerns is whether the charlatans wearing the cape of Conservatism will damage its value, diminish its meaning, and in general, confuse those who know no difference.

But then I see people like Sen. Sasse and I’m somewhat relieved. At...

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