Leading senators are vowing to block President Obama’s recent nomination of an ambassador to Cuba, citing the administration’s failure to address ongoing human rights violations by the communist regime, the Washington Free Beacon has learned.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) is calling for an end to the Obama administration’s Middle East refugee program following a series of weekend attacks that appear to be acts of terrorism, according to a statement provided to the Washington Free Beacon.
The Obama administration orchestrated a “money laundering operation” on Iran’s behalf, a leading senator told the Washington Free Beacon on Thursday following testimony by top U.S. officials who disclosed that the Islamic Republic forced the United States to pay it $1.7 billion in cash prior to the release of several American hostages.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) said Tuesday he was “disappointed” in President Obama for not standing against “rich, spoiled” San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision to not rise for the national anthem before games.
The Obama administration is withholding from Congress details about how $1.3 billion in U.S. taxpayer funds was delivered to Iran, according to conversations with lawmakers, who told the Washington Free Beacon that the administration is now stonewalling an official inquiry into the matter.