John Ratcliffe

John Ratcliffe: A Good Choice For Director Of National Intelligence

Many conservatives and #MAGA patriots will figure that if President Trump’s selection of Rep. John Ratcliffe doesn’t sit well with the likes of Obama CIA Director John Brennan, then Ratcliffe must be a great choice. But, what we like about Ratcliffe is his incisive and probing intellect and his inside knowledge of how Muslim terrorism is financed and operates right here in America.

Why Ratcliffe's Primary Win Over Hall Is So Important

Jim Mitchell, Dallas Morning News

Unless someone beat Ralph Hall in the primary, he wasn’t going to lose in the general. John Ratcliffe beat him with the “new generation of conservative in DC” pitch.

What’s A “Stark” Conservative?

Jose DelReal's article in POLITICO representing Ralph Hall and John Ratcliffe as two largely indistinguishable “stark conservatives” missed the most important lesson from Tuesday’s Texas Republican primary runoff elections.

Is It Ted Cruz's Texas Now?

Jessica Taylor, The Hill

Cruz's influence was felt up & down the GOP primary ballot in TX. The only candidate Cruz endorsed won, while incumbents he ignored were defeated. The upstart candidates who beat David Dewhurst & Ralph Hall appealed to conservatives who see Cruz as a hero.

It's the Primaries, Stupid! Incumbent TX GOP Rep. Ralph Hall Defeated

John Ratcliffe's victory in the TX-4 runoff marks the first triumph for conservatives over an incumbent Republican lawmaker this year.