Senator John Cornyn · @JohnCornyn ☜ 192.9K
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Byron York: Five things that didn't happen in the Mueller investigation washex.am/2OmcUqI
Flashback: ”When you lose to somebody who has 40% popularity, you don't blame other things -- Comey, Russia -- you blame yourself," Schumer, the top ranking Democrat in the Senate, told The Washington Post. @CNN
"So what did we do wrong? People didn't know what we stood for, just that we were against Trump. And still believe that." (July 24, 2017)
Last ISIS Village in Syria Falls, and a Caliphate Crumbles nyti.ms/2Yj6cGz
This is what full kimono advocates of Mueller report appears to be advocating in the interest of transparency. #moretothestory twitter.com/johncornyn/sta…
RT @MarkDavis: Sunday show hosts/producers scrambling for spin to counteract what will be a weekend of national recoil as millions of Ameri…
Mueller role was to conduct a criminal investigation, what will now follow is mainly political harassment leading to, perhaps, a futile impeachment exercise.
RT @CBPArizona: #PortOfNogales @CBP officers seized $241K Worth of Cocaine Thursday and arrested two Mexican women in connection with the a…
Texas job growth continues in February, adding more than 17,000 new jobs dallasnews.com/business/jobs/…
RT @TommyHicksGOP: More & more 2020 Dems are calling for an end to the Electoral College. Since Democrats couldn’t beat @realDonaldTrump in…
RT @NikkiHaley: AIPAC is a bipartisan group whose mission is “to strengthen, protect and promote the U.S.-Israel relationship in ways that…
RT @SenTedCruz: I commend the administration for encouraging Taiwan to request F-16 fighters from the US. We should always stand with our f…
RT @prayerfreedom: Thank you ⁦@JohnCornyn⁩ office in Dallas for meeting with us @ijm ⁦@FreedomCommons⁩ Grateful we have strong leaders in t…
RT @SecPompeo: Our maximum pressure campaign on #Iran continues with today’s sanctions on targets involved in the regime’s nuclear program,…
I made a promise that day to do whatever I could to make sure no other community had to experience such horror. #FixNICS works to strengthen the background check system to prevent people who shouldn’t have a firearm from falling through the cracks. texastribune.org/2018/03/21/us-…
I also saw the memorial they built in their sanctuary, with a single rose on each chair to mark where friends and family had been sitting on the morning of the shooting. https://t.co/qrFZJWllsM
Tomorrow is the one-year anniversary of #FixNICS being signed into law. I’ll never forget the stories of loved ones from members of the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs told to me one week after the horrific shooting in this tight-knit Texas town. https://t.co/5WJqhIEuCV
What is old is now new with the Green New Deal: “We have a system that increasingly taxes work and subsidizes nonwork." -- Milton Friedman (1912-2006)
U.S. B-52 bombers train with navy, ASDF over East China Sea | The Japan Times japantimes.co.jp/news/2019/03/2…
HAPPY 50TH ANNIVERSARY to Mitt and Ann Romney ⁦@politico⁩
Rosenstein believes “the DOJ will not - and cannot without violating long-standing Department of Justice policy - include disparaging or incriminating information about anybody who has not been charged with a crime. ... “ Like then-FBI Director Comey did in Hillary case. twitter.com/johncornyn/sta…
IF YOU TALK TO CAPITOL HILL Ds PRIVATELY, you will hear something surprising about what they expect from ROBERT MUELLER: Many of them expect absolutely nothing. Several top Democratic lawmakers and aides tell us privately that they are certain the report will be a dud.@politico
The Citgo Six, as they have become to be known, have been held by Venezuela’s Maduro regime since November 2017. kristv.com/news/state-new…
RT @DBrandewie: New: @JohnCornyn, @SenTedCruz Call on Maduro to Release Citgo 6 Immediately cornyn.senate.gov/content/news/c…
RT @ThomasSowell: "Leading people into the blind alley of dependency and grievances may be counterproductive for them but it can produce vo…
RT @RepKevinBrady: Included in the individual taxes are many of the small businesses along Main Street who pay taxes as individuals. That’s…
RT @marcorubio: #MaduroRegime doing 3 things with arrest of @jguaido chief of staff: 1. Plant evidence to stage as fake proof of violent i…
While D presidential aspirants are flirting with the idea, Biden Called Court Packing a ‘Bonehead Idea’ During 1983 Hearing via @freebeacon freebeacon.com/politics/biden…
MoveOn asks 2020 Dems to boycott AIPAC conference politi.co/2TP8oHt via @politico
Berlin seems happy to validate Trump’s NATO spending criticism. wsj.com/articles/germa… via @WSJ
Mexico president talks U.S. investment to stem migrant flow with Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner | The Japan Times japantimes.co.jp/news/2019/03/2…
Local law enforcement officers expressed concerns for public safety to me and @SenTedCruz yesterday because local resources are being overwhelmed: Border Patrol Facilities in Texas Are Overflowing, Prompting Mass Releases in Border Cities nyti.ms/2ukmEso
I’m grateful to my colleagues @SenTedCruz, @RepFilemonVela, @RepMcCaul, and @JudgeCarter for joining with me to get Agent Vega’s death reclassified and his devotion to the safety of others honored by the renaming of this checkpoint twitter.com/johncornyn/sta…
Earlier today, I joined Agent Vega’s family for the renaming of the Border Patrol Checkpoint where he was assigned in Sarita, Texas. Goldie was his hardworking partner. May the Javier Vega, Jr. Border Patrol Checkpoint stand as a reminder of his sacrifice and selflessness. https://t.co/rx0oZ0Q7lT
@CBP Agent and @USMC Veteran Javier Vega was killed while fishing with his family five years ago. I worked to get his death re-classified as a line of duty fatality so his wife and children would receive the benefits they’re due through his devoted service to his country. https://t.co/7FraIH4Lbs
RT @PatrickSvitek: Doesn’t sound like @BetoORourke is taking the #TX23 route in #TXSEN. He tells reporters in Conway that @JohnCornyn has b…
My guess is Beto agrees: "It is time for an Irishman to be back in the White House." —Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D), at The Dubliner on St. Patrick's Day,
RT @Abril_KGBT: On Wednesday afternoon the #Sarita checkpoint will be renamed in honor of #BorderPatrol Agent #JavierVegaJr , who lost his…
Mexico president Lopez Obrador signs vow he will not seek second term reut.rs/2HDuIwt
"You want proof on how well the economy’s doing? Liberals have $6 million to give him [Beto] in one day." - Ted Cruz
RT @MarybelKGBT: Happening Tomorrow: A dedication ceremony will be held to rename the Border Patrol's Sarita checkpoint in honor of slain b…
Today I met with @WhitneyWolfeHerd, the Founder & CEO of Austin-based @Bumble, to discuss @MorganMeyerTX’s bill to make sure there are real-world consequences for those who send unsolicited lewd content online. https://t.co/twjBlRxOeV
RT @RepEdThompson: This morning, Senator @JohnCornyn spoke to the Texas House Republican Caucus. Thank you Senator for your service and adv…
RT @BriscoeCain: Thank you Chairman @Burrows4TX for bringing Sen. @JohnCornyn to address the Republican Caucus this morning on the great th…
RT @monitornews: .@SecNielsen and U.S. Sens. @JohnCornyn and @SenTedCruz are expected to visit the #RGV on Wednesday. https://t.co/QVNoctSD…
RT @Jonathan_Huhn: SPURS defeat the Warriors to win 9 games in a row! #GoSpursGo⁠ ⁠ !!!!
Today I joined members of the San Antonio delegation to break ground on a new federal courthouse in @COSAGOV. This groundbreaking isn’t just the start of a new courthouse – but a legacy of safety, community, & justice for generations. https://t.co/namIWX1agl
RT @Ron_Nirenberg: We’re breaking ground on a new federal courthouse in downtown San Antonio! Proud to join Members of Congress, @COSAGOV…
RT @DBrandewie: After years of pleading and demanding, local and federal officials will be breaking ground for the new U.S. courthouse in d…
RT @brianefallon: "We are on the verge of a crisis of confidence in the Supreme Court,” said Kamala Harris (D-Calif.). “We have to take thi…
RT @libbyhamb: Next up at 9:36am - Sen @JohnCornyn will join @RadioJackR on @ktsanews live. Listen here --> iheart.com/live/ktsa-7578/
Radical: 2020 Dems warm to expanding Supreme Court politi.co/2HDesvq via @politico
Congress is split over Trump’s emergency decree, but broader reform has strong bipartisan support, writes @LizaGoitein wsj.com/articles/congr… via @WSJ
How Are Those Steel Tariffs Working? wsj.com/articles/how-a… via @WSJ
Mexican cartels have been aggressively pushing meth into the U.S. market- Methamphetamine Is Flooding Into U.S., Drug Officials Say - The Wall Street Journal apple.news/AQPlL3QhMQNykK…
The latest college admissions scandal is another reflection of the “success robots” our society is obsessed with creating, writes @peggynoonnyc wsj.com/articles/kids-… via @WSJ
RT @PressSec: Attorney General Bill Barr clearly explains why President @realDonaldTrump is right on the wall: “The humanitarian and securi…
RT @RepKevinBrady: FACT-CHECK: Democrats Mislead on Military Pay, Pensions This false claim got a lot of media/political coverage. Wonder…
RT @Glenn_Hegar: Once again we are the top exporting state in the nation. God bless Texas. census.gov/foreign-trade/…
RT @USCG: A new tax law will allow military spouses to claim their service members' residence for tax purposes. Read all about the Veteran'…
RT @marcorubio: Huge crowd awaited @jguaido in #Valencia #Venezuela this morning. Incredible turnout in light of all the people of this cou…
Why Pelosi’s majority doesn’t dare set real priorities nypost.com/2019/03/15/why… via @nypost
RT @SenateGOP: Did you see the article from @AP news? For the FIRST TIME on record, there are now 1 MILLION MORE job openings than job se…
The West has been desperate to see China as a collaborative force, but Beijing has made it impossible to hold on to that illusion. latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/…
Senators Feinstein, Cornyn Introduce Bill to Reauthorize Debbie Smith Act, Help Fight Rape Kit Backlogs goldrushcam.com/sierrasuntimes…
RT @FourPriceTX: Happy birthday to the fourth president of the United States and Father of the Constitution, James Madison. “The advice nea…
RT @TEXASCEtweets: #TexASCE Members met with Senator @JohnCornyn for #TexasThursdayCoffee at the Capitol. They discussed #InfrastructureNow…
RT @SecPompeo: On the Senate vote to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led coalition in #Yemen: The way to alleviate the suffering in Yemen is…
Green New Deal is a 'solution in search of a problem': Texas Sen. John Cornyn cnbc.com/2019/03/15/gre…
Enjoyed visiting with Lt. Gen. Steven Kwast, Commander, Air Education & Training Command, whose mission is to recruit, train & educate more than 29k active-duty members & 6k Guard/Reserve personnel to deliver a 21st Century airpower. #AirForce https://t.co/QyZ9oLVzBE
Great conversation with my friend @danielyergin this morning at @CERAWeek in Houston. We covered energy and how it’s affected by regulation, international trade, intellectual property, border security, elections... the list goes on! #CERAWeek https://t.co/FrirmYn1Ij
RT @sanjayram2000: What’s the biggest threat to #energy renaissance in #Texas? - #Government says Sen. @JohnCornyn @CERAWeek States are th…
RT @CERAWeek: Hon. @JohnCornyn reminds attendees when discussing the current state of American politics: "I want America to be successful.…
RT @DanielYergin: Day 4 @CERAWeek. A pleasure to share the stage with Gov. @Hickenlooper, chairman @FERChatterjee and so many others. The…
American innovation -- not new regulations and taxes from Washington -- is the best solution to the problem of man-made climate change. nationalreview.com/2015/07/climat…
RT @MeganMitchell: .@StewSays once watched my daughter while I was in a meeting with @JohnCornyn He also donated to my goddaughter @Cure4El…
RT @RAINN: Thank you for supporting the Debbie Smith Act today: @JohnCornyn @SenFeinstein @SenThomTillis @SenatorLeahy @SenJoniErnst @SenAm…
RT @HawleyMO: Must watch video: Joint Chiefs Chairman says Google refuses to work with US military but provides “direct benefit” to China’s…
RT @haysGOP225: You know you need one of these for your truck! @GOP @JohnCornyn https://t.co/Bx68mG0Ydd
I was pleased to hear @SecAzar testify on innovative treatment solutions for kidney disease. According to the latest U.S. Renal Data System Annual Data Report, 468,000 Americans are dialysis patients. https://t.co/eFbMTzXbVf
RT @WSJopinion: The party of ‘safe, legal and rare’ can no longer bring itself to oppose even infanticide, write @MeghanMcCain and @BenSass…
What has always been the most important thing to understand is that Jim Comey was out in front, but he was not calling the shots. nationalreview.com/corner/not-com…
From cotton to cattle, one in seven jobs in Texas are related to agriculture. Farmers, ranchers, and their families are a huge part of what makes Texas great. #AgDay19 https://t.co/gGZELIw0A9
RT @SecPompeo: The protection of human rights is central to U.S. foreign policy and to our American values. As we release the 43rd #HumanRi…
Will the Democratic push for reparations benefit Trump? - The Washington Post washingtonpost.com/opinions/will-…
RT @senatemajldr: With the “Green New Deal,” Democrats have simply taken the debunked socialist ideas of the last century, rolled them into…
At the Venezuela-Colombia Border May 2018 https://t.co/w9T6iL7aNT
Today I met with an impressive group of @TAMU @AggieCorps students to discuss important issues like border security, higher education, and national security. Great hearing their perspective. https://t.co/Wdvxabcdwb
RT @georgepbush: Thanks to @JohnCornyn & @MacTxPress for their work to push the Red River Gradient Boundary Survey Act through Congress. Th…
Mexican top cop: security is deficient throughout country - ABC News - abcn.ws/2UB8U8g via @ABC News
President Trump signs bill to protect private property texomashomepage.com/news/local-new…
I met today with my longstanding friend Chairman Bruce Bugg of the Texas Transportation Commission. Chairman Bugg awarded Senator Cornyn the Russell H. Perry Award in recognition of his efforts to ensure Texas’ highways meet the state’s surface transportation needs. https://t.co/sD8gyKMqOl
RT @LongviewTexas: The Honorable Daniel Coats Dir. of Nat’l Intelligence addresses the Committee of 100 @USChamber @LongviewChamber @replo…
AFL-CIO Slams Green New Deal: ‘Not Achievable or Realistic’ via @freebeacon freebeacon.com/politics/afl-c…
 
 
 
 
 
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