Sen. Mike Lee

Why We Are Backing Ben Sasse In The Nebraska GOP Senate Race

In Nebraska's increasingly negative GOP Senate primary we endorsed Ben Sasse because he is the only candidate talking about the most important issue in politics today; breaking Washington's Iron Triangle of bureaucrats, lobbyists and career politicians. If you demand change in Washington vote Ben Sasse in the May 13 Nebraska Republican Senate primary.

CHQ Endorses Greg Brannon For Senate In North Carolina

If North Carolina Republicans want to take back the Senate and govern America according to conservative principles we urge them to vote for Dr. Greg Brannon in next Tuesday’s Republican Senate Primary.

The Establishment GOP Is Not the Political Home of Conservatives and That Needs to Change

In my op-ed in today's Los Angles Times I explain that the establishment GOP is not the political home of conservatives, and that needs to change for Republicans to reach the political promised land and govern America.

Lee: An Issue That Should Bring Libs & Conservatives Together: Fighting Cronyism

Sen.Mike Lee, Heritage Foundation Blog

An artifact of the New Deal, the Ex-Im Bank now exists to dole out taxpayer-backed loan guarantees to foreign buyers of American goods. Anti-cronyist reform is at once pro-growth, principled, and popular. It's essential to transforming our movement into a majority.

UT Election Law Aims to Limit Conserv. Grassroots, TeaParty

Mark Z. Barabak, LA Times

Utah's estab. GOP leaders angered with Mike Lee's ousting of their candidate in '10 are promoting a compromise measure that'll return more nominating power to the big donors and the GOP-E. The overhaul is part of a larger move by the Repub. establishment to reassert itself, from Capitol Hill.

Mike Lee: SCOTUS May Rule for Hobby Lobby

Charlie Spierling, Washington Examiner

Sen. Mike Lee said he was optimistic the Supreme Court would rule in favor of Hobby Lobby, suggesting that the case might even be more lopsided than the usual 5-4 ruling. He pointed out that the notion that any Repub. wants to interfere with anyone's decision on contraception is absurd.

McConnell Undermines Conservatives to Help Reid

Right Scoop Staff

Cruz, Lee, and Paul aimed to strip the IMF legislation out of the Ukraine aid package, which would double the US' IMF contribution while abating our influence on how the money is spent. McConnell pushed R's to vote for the bill so Reid got his 60 votes to prevent the Cruz-led filibuster.

Conservatives To Rally For First Principles

How can we get America back on a course that adheres to the bedrock principles that have made our country a beacon of freedom for the world? Citizens United's David Bossie has a solution.

Mike Lee Endorses Dan Bongino In MD 6 Congressional Race

Lee backs Dan Bongino because he has experience fighting against the Washington establishment, while fighting for our positive, forward-moving, conservative reform agenda.

Conservative Candidate Igor Birman Gets Lee Endorsement

Igor Birman, the conservative in the Republican primary in California's 7th congressional district, has signed on to Mike Lee's national conservative reform agenda. We need more Republican primary candidates like Birman who commit to specific action on the conservative agenda once they are nominated and elected.

The Biggest Inside Secret From CPAC 2014

Although Indiana's principled limited government constitutional conservative Governor Mike Pence wasn't even at this year's CPAC, and he barely registered on the CPAC straw poll, Pence's name kept coming up as the one potential Republican presidential candidate who has all the tools necessary to rebuild the winning Republican coalition.

Mike Lee Endorses Ben Sasse

Patrick Brennan, National Review

Sen. Mike Lee of Utah endorsed Ben Sasse in the Nebraska Senate primary, calling the young college president “a strong constitutional conservative who understands the proper role of gov't, has great respect for our democratic institutions, and will fight to ensure that the people’s voice is heard in Washington.”

Tea Party Vows to Move U.S. Congress to Right

David Lawder, Reuters

"It's about winning a civil debate, not a civil war," said Senator Mike Lee, a Tea Party Republican from Utah elected in 2010.

Why Mike Lee's TeaParty Response Was Amazing

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

Here are a few reasons why Lee's speech was so on-point: he slammed estab. R's, called for protest and cited the Founding Fathers, finally offered a populist Repub. explanation of economic inequality, emphasized education, and pushed states’ rights.

Lee to Give TeaParty Response to Obama SOTU

Catalina Camia, USA Today

"For the Tea Party movement, 2014 is not just about taking back the Senate, but it is also about putting forward conservative ideas that will allow for America to prosper," said Amy Kremer, chair of the Tea Party Express. "Sen. Mike Lee has been both a Tea Party hero, and a conservative leader."

Mike Lee Takes on Peter King

Elise Cooper, American Thinker

When asked about Peter King's attacks on the Tea Party and conservative base, Sen. Mike Lee said, "I would advise anyone who wants to attack our base that if most of us cannot get on the same page the country will continue to lurch towards the left. Those who attack our base are impairing the ability of their own party to win elections."

Obama DHS Nom Thumbs Nose at Senate

Byron York, Washington Examiner

Jeh Johnson, Obama's choice for Secretary of Homeland Security, was confirmed 78 to 16. Reid's nuclear option move allowed Johnson to sail through without a single Republican vote. 

Harry Reid’s Staff: America’s New ObamaCare Aristocracy

As ObamaCare destroys private health insurance and private health care it is inevitable that, just like in the Old Soviet Union’s single payer system, the ruling class will legislate its own special doctors, hospitals and health care plan while we plebeians in the workers’ paradise endure a health care system reminiscent of that enjoyed by the medieval peasantry.

Why Does McConnell Dislike Cruz & Lee?

Michael P. Hausam, Washington Times Communities

Senators Lee and Cruz put their core principles front and center while McConnell just touts his electoral triumphs. It’s no surprise that they don’t always see eye-to-eye. The GOP can show more interest in serious tea party candidates and give them the tools to achieve victory, instead of marginalizing them.