Acting Navy secretary’s USS Theodore Roosevelt speech triggers lawmakers’ calls for his firing

OpsLens - April 6, 2020

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Several Democrats in Congress are calling for acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to be fired following a passionate speech he gave to sailors aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt in which he admonished the ship’s former commander for expressing concerns over the coronavirus in […]

Sen. Cruz: Texas Facing Economic Crisis With Energy Price Collapse

OpsLens - April 6, 2020

Texas is also facing an economic crisis because of the collapse of energy prices due to the actions of Russia and Saudi Arabia, Sen. Ted Cruz said Monday.  “A significant part of that is driven by the coronavirus crisis and another significant part of that is driven by Saudi Arabia and Russia that have begun […]

Sen. Barrasso: Pelosi Must Not Add ‘Leftist’ Plans to Fourth Relief Bill

OpsLens - April 6, 2020

There will most likely be a fourth coronavirus relief bill, but House Speaker Nancy Pelosi must not bring her list of “liberal leftist approaches” on the Green New Deal or election reform in as part of it, Sen. John Barrasso said Monday.  “This is a crisis that our country is facing,” the Wyoming Republican said […]