EXCLUSIVE – Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is heading to Iowa this weekend, a move that will spark more speculation that the 2016 Republican presidential nomination runner-up is gearing up for another White House run in 2024. Cruz said earlier this year
The Pentagon said in a Monday briefing that it will consider leaving American troops in Afghanistan past August 31, in consultation with President Biden and allies, but dismissed the idea of the U.S. military taking back Bagram Airfield to speed up evacuations.
An improbable alliance of Democratic and Republican senators introduced legislation Tuesday that would reassert Congressional war powers and establish new checks on the president’s ability to take military action without approval from lawmakers. Introduced by Sens. Chris Murphy, D-Conn, Mike Lee, R-Utah,