Day: September 24, 2013


How Roy Blunt Failed Missouri Today

The Republican primary for US Senate in 2016 will actually be a battle for an empty seat. Roy Blunt effectively abdicated his throne today. This morning, I showed where Missouri stands on Obamacare. I’ve called, written, and tweeted to Roy Blunt. So have thousands of other Missourians. And so have Americans across the country. I’m …


How Lonely Is Roy Blunt?

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Imagine how isolated Roy Blunt must feel. Senator Blunt is a party man. He believes in following leadership. He doesn’t rock the boat. And his leader, Senate Minority Leader Slick Mitch McConnell, has decided to help Harry Reid get the 60 votes needed to invoke cloture on the continuing resolution. Once debate closes (via cloture), …