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WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today reintroduced a bill with U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) to rename the plaza in front of the Chinese embassy in Washington, D.C. as "Liu Xiaobo Plaza," after pro-democracy dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Liu Xiaobo. Detained in 2008, Dr.
A tweeted invite from Madison High School’s student council president helped convince Congressman Mark Meadows to the visit the school. Madison senior Jake Matthews said he sent a message on the popular social media site to the congressman and his campaign manager to help pave the way for the May 10 visit.
“Luckily, it was during a congressional recess,” Matthews said.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Washington may not always understand or appreciate the House Freedom Caucus, but its constituents generally do.
WASHINGTON — During the health care debate in the House, it was common to hear complaints from some Republicans that their right-wing members in the Freedom Caucus kept “moving the goal posts” on what they wanted in the bill, a traditional tactic for a group known mainly for trying to stop legislation.