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Back on May 25, the Senate Banking Committee held a hearing on the Iran deal, at which Senator Tom Cotton had the following colloquy with...
Iran deal

Senate Democrats are frustrated. They feel Arkansas Republican Tom Cotton isn’t playing fair. Rather than observe an informal agreement to attach no amendments to spending...
Crimnal Justice Reform

It wasn’t all that long ago that a broad consensus in favor of criminal justice reform characterized the political landscape. Quite unlike the 2014 grand...
Iran deal

One might have thought -- for a second -- that President Obama would oppose any filibuster regarding the Iran deal, as a matter of principle....

When speculation about the 2016 presidential election first began, the question about Rand Paul was whether his candidacy would closely mimic his father’s or whether...

As Congress has attempted to assert its role in the ongoing Iran negotiations, one of the interesting objections from the Obama White House has been...

Having spent last week in Japan, I missed the brouhaha over the open letter to Ayatollah Khamenei, organized by Sen. Tom Cotton and signed by...

Three days have gone by since 47 Senate Republicans signed a letter sent to Iran’s leadership informing them that future presidents could overturn any nuclear...

The White House “outrage” at the “open letter” to Iran signed by 47 senators, led by Sen. Tom Cotton, was reinforced by Vice President Biden’s...

If the umbrage being expressed by the Obama administration and its press cheering section this week seems familiar, it should. Their response to the letter...

Some post-election thoughts in light of the GOPs tidal wave on Tuesday: 1. The majority of Republicans have reacted to their victories in an impressive fashion....

Arkansas Senator Mark Pryor, in an interview with NBC News, said this about his opponent, Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran and current Representative Tom Cotton: There’s...