Articles Tagged 'Senate Conservatives Fund'
Texas Rep. Hall, oldest-ever member of US House, ousted in GOP primary runoff
The oldest-ever member of the House of Representatives has been ousted at age 91, after a primary runoff against a little-known Republican challenger in Texas.
Rep. Ralph Hall also Tuesday became the first congressional incumbent to lose a primary this year. He had told voters if he had been elected to an 18th term, it would be his last.
Hall… READ MORE
Senate Conservatives Fund Endorses in Oklahoma Senate Race
Former state House Speaker T.W. Shannon, one of a handful of Republicans running in Oklahoma’s open-seat Senate race, received the endorsement of the Senate Conservatives Fund Thursday, a group that spends heavily to boost tea-party-aligned candidates into office.
“T.W. Shannon is a constitutional conservative who will fight to stop the massive spending and debt that are bankrupting our country,” SCF… READ MORE
Senate Conservatives Fund takes aim at House
The Senate Conservatives Fund is taking aim at the lower chamber of Congress.
The group, which until now has almost exclusively focused on Senate races,… READ MORE
Conservative group calls for Boehner’s head
The Senate Conservatives Fund says that it is time for House Speaker John Boehner to go and they will keep track of the GOP lawmakers… READ MORE
Business Bid to Counter Tea Party Fizzles
Business-friendly GOP organizers who launched a new crop of super PACs to counter the tea party have failed to cash in, recent campaign disclosures show,… READ MORE
Rebels With a Cause: Grass-Roots Conservatives Outraise Establishment in Battle for GOP
Grass-roots groups seeking a conservative Republican Party are raking in more money than establishment GOP organizations in what is shaping up as a big-bucks struggle… READ MORE
Mitch McConnell: Time for GOP establishment to ‘stand up’ to Tea Party
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican up for re-election in 2014, told the Washington Examiner in an interview published Friday that he believes it is time for the GOP establishment to stop conservatives and Tea Partiers.
McConnell argued it is “utter nonsense” for groups like the Senate Conservatives Fund (SCF), which has endorsed his primary challenger businessman Matt… READ MORE
Republican Campaign Committee Pushes Back Against Conservative Group
In a warning shot to outside conservative groups, the National Republican Senatorial Committee this week informed a prominent Republican advertising firm that it would not… READ MORE
Surprises tucked in Senate bill
The legislation released by the Senate late Wednesday to reopen the government contains several surprises.
The bill includes extra funds to fix flooded roads in… READ MORE
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence calls Sen. Jeff Flake a â€˜strong conservativeâ€™
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Friday that Sen. Jeff Flake is a â€œstrong conservative,â€ putting him at odds with some voices in the GOP who have hammered the Arizona Republicanâ€™s reluctance to embrace a government shutdown in order to stop funding for Obamacare.
â€œI had the opportunity to serve with Sen. Flake for 12 years, and he is a great… READ MORE