Lindsey Graham

After years of influence, GOP kingmaker's future uncertain

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina political strategist Richard Quinn has boasted a client list that includes Republican notables such as Lindsey Graham and John McCain. The veteran consultant's name has long been synonymous with Republican political success in South Carolina.<p>Quinn's indictment …

Politics

Graham: 'The war is headed to Africa'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Americans should anticipate more military operations in Africa as the war on terrorism continues to morph, Sen. Lindsey Graham warned Friday.<p>"This war is getting hot in places that it's been cool, and we've got to go where the enemy takes us," Graham told reporters on Capitol …

Politics

US budget vote provides sorely needed Republican unity

Republicans have swung behind one of the few issues they believe can unite their fractured party and provide a sorely needed legislative victory, as …

Tax Reform

Is Trump the cause for America's rising uninsured rates?

Amid political debates surrounding health care, the number of U.S. adults who report not having health insurance is the highest it's been since the …

Health Care

Meet The 13 Republicans Trying To Save Obamacare

Here they are for all to see!

Bill Cassidy

Graham: OK to debate with 4-star general

Sen. Lindsey Graham speaks about the back-and-forth between Chief of Staff Gen. John Kelly and Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, and addresses the White House press secretary's comments saying it is "inappropriate" to debate with a four-star general.

Frederica Wilson

Graham Pitches Minimum Wage Hike as Part of Tax Reform Effort

Suggests raising the wage to $10.10 with business tax cuts<p>One Republican senator has an unusual idea for ensuring that the effort to overhaul the tax …

Politics

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:<p>ABC's "This Week" — Retired Army Gen. David Petraeus.<p>NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sens. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., …

Entertainment

Senate Republicans try to flip Trump on Alexander-Murray

Senate Republicans are urging the president to back the bipartisan Alexander-Murray deal to stabilize insurance markets, Politico reports. The White …

Donald Trump

Sen. Graham's Bad Idea To Link Tax Reform To A Minimum Wage Hike

Tax reform is important. But is it worth sacrificing hundreds of thousands of jobs to get it done?<p>South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham seems to think so. <i>Bloomberg</i> reported this afternoon that the Senator suggested linking tax reform to an increase in the federal minimum wage to “help draw …

Opinion

Rand Paul castigates fake conservatives on budget plan – especially two senators

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said that other Republicans were playing accounting tricks with the budget plan, and called them out as false conservatives in an interview Tuesday.<p><b>Here’s video of his comments:</b><p><b>Here’s a transcript of his comments:</b><p>“Well here’s the thing is, many people have pointed that this …

Conservative View

CALLED OUT: Rand Paul Says John McCain, Lindsey Graham Are 'Parading' As Conservatives

Sen. Rand Paul shares a passion with President Trump: Golf. The two teed it up on Sunday, and afterward, Paul said, "The president never loses, …

Conservative View

Lindsey Graham on Trump's military family kerfuffle: 'This is something we should just let go'

Sen. Lindsey Graham said that President Trump deserves the benefit of the doubt in the growing controversy over his phone calls with families who …

Republicans

Lindsey Graham: Rand Paul has 'bad info' on tax reform plan

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham slammed his colleague Sen. Rand Paul on Tuesday in a tweet, calling him out for having "bad information" on a budget resolution that is a key step to Republican plans to address tax reform.<p>He tweeted, "Getting more bad info @RandPaul. Don't screw up …

Politics

Lindsey Graham: GOP needs to deliver or lose in 2018

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) is warning that his party needs to make good on their years-long campaign promises or prepare to lose in 2018."We're …

Elections

Rand Paul BASHES Lindsey Graham for his ‘DISHONEST’ unrestrained spending on the military

Rand Paul is not happy and he’s more than willing to tell anyone he can about it. He has been ripping into John McCain and Lindsey Graham, saying …

Conservative View

McConnell Says 20-Week Abortion Ban Has Full Backing of the Senate

The bill, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, states that no unborn baby past 20 weeks gestation can be aborted except in cases of rape, …

Conservative View

Rand Paul just dropped a hammer on Lindsey Graham's spendthrift RINOism

Sens. Paul and Graham are throwing serious shade at each other<p>Posted October 17, 2017 04:53 PM by Chris Pandolfo<p>Andrew A. Nelles | AP Photo<p>Font …

Conservative View

Cassidy: We'll retry our health bill in 2018

Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) told Axios' Mike Allen that he plans to push his joint health care bill with Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) forward again in …

Health Care

McCain, Murkowski signal support for deal on ObamaCare payments

Two holdouts on the GOP effort to repeal ObamaCare are throwing their support behind a bipartisan deal to extend payments to insurers after President …

Health Care

FBI CONFIRMS: Comey Drafted Letter On Clinton Before Completing Email Investigation

The FBI released documents on Monday that proved former FBI Director James Comey began writing his letter exonerating Hillary Clinton in the FBI’s …

Hillary Clinton

Rand Paul on President Donald Trump's golf game: 'The president never loses' - CBSSports.com

The two high-ranking political officials teed it up over the weekend in Virginia<p>For the second time last week, President Donald Trump played some …

Golf

FBI documents: Comey began drafting statements on Clinton email months before announcement

Hillary Clinton

Trump's new Senate friends: Lindsey Graham and Rand Paul

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump is taking another swing at his relations with some former rivals.<p>Trump golfed with Sen. Lindsey Graham on Saturday, according to the White House, after hitting the links with the South Carolina Republican on Monday. Then on Sunday, he planned to golf with …

Politics

Transcript: Sen. Lindsey Graham on "Face the Nation"

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, joined "Face the Nation" on Sunday, October 15, 2017

Republicans

Graham Says ‘We’re Dead’ If Tax Reform Fails

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) told CBS News that if the Republican party cannot enact tax reform, just one item on the congressional agenda, “we’re …

Politics

A top GOP senator says Republicans are 'dead' if they don't pass tax reform

Sen. Lindsey Graham had a frank assessment of the GOP's electoral hopes if the party doesn't get tax reform passed.<p>"Yeah, if we don't, we're dead," said the South Carolina senator on CBS' "Face The Nation" when he was asked if Congress would pass tax reform this year.<p>Graham then preemptively …

Business

Lindsey Graham: ‘I Don’t Agree’ With Corker That Trump Has ‘Castrated’ Tillerson

Senator <b>Lindsey Graham</b> publicly said this morning that he does not agree with <b>Bob Corker</b>‘s assessment about <b>President Trump</b> undermining his own …

Republicans

Graham: Trump will lose reelection if GOP is not successful

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said Sunday he thinks President Trump will lose reelection if Republicans do not follow through on promises to repeal …

Elections

Golfing buddies: Trump hits the links with Lindsey Graham again

President Donald Trump and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., hit the links together Saturday, marking the second time they did so in a week.<p>The commander …

Donald Trump