Ted Cruz

Calls Mount for WHO Chief to Resign

Official congratulated China for reporting no COVID-19 cases

Tedros Adhanom GhebreyesusCalls are mounting in Congress for the World Health Organization's chief to resign following multiple allegations the international group has aided China's efforts to obfuscate the number of sick and dead in that country from the coronavirus.

Trump Admin Infighting Over Open Skies Treaty Infuriates GOP Hawks

Russia has consistently breached treaty to spy on U.S.

A Russian Sukhoi Su-35 fighter takes off during an air showSenior Trump administration officials are working behind the scenes to thwart President Donald Trump's attempt to pull the United States out of a treaty that allows Russia to conduct surveillance operations in the United States, according to U.S. and congressional officials. 

Trump Admin Again Grants Iran Pass to Conduct Nuclear Work, Angering GOP Hawks

Administration reissues sanctions waivers at center of interagency Iran fight

The Trump administration has again renewed key sanctions waivers permitting Iran to conduct sensitive nuclear work, generating anger among GOP hawks who have long called for the administration to quit giving Tehran a pass on its pursuit of an atomic weapon.

Congress Seeks Investigation Into Pro-Iran Lobby Group Tied to Tehran Regime

NIAC long accused of serving as Iran's U.S. lobbying arm

Congressional leaders have petitioned the Trump administration to launch an investigation into a pro-Iran lobbying organization that has long faced accusations of serving as the Islamic Republic's unregistered mouthpiece in America, according to official communications obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Congress Seeks to Sanction Officials From Countries Holding Americans Hostage

Cotton, Cruz look to crack down on rogue regimes

U.S. CapitolCongress is considering new legislation that would require President Donald Trump to sanction any foreign government official involved in holding Americans hostage, a move that would prevent these foreigners and their family members from obtaining U.S. visas, according to congressional sources working on the bill.

Leading GOP Lawmakers to Trump: You’re Getting Bad Advice on Iran

GOP hawks demand president stop permitting Iran nuclear work

U.S. CapitolThree of the leading anti-Iran voices in Congress have joined together to warn President Donald Trump that he is being given bad advice on Iran, according to a joint statement provided to the Washington Free Beacon that demands the administration stop issuing sanctions waivers permitting Iran to continue sensitive nuclear work.