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WATCH: Ben Sasse Leads Fight On The Floor Of The Senate Against Anti-Catholic Tests

On Wednesday night, after having watched recent efforts by Judiciary Committee Democrats to attack Brian Buescher, the nominee to be the U.S. District Judge for the District of Nebraska, for his membership in the Knights of Columbus, the world’s largest Catholic fraternal service organization, Sen.


Ben Sasse reintroduces Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act ahead of March for Life

Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., this week reintroduced his Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, a move that comes just days before the official start of the 37th annual March for Life.


Ben Sasse Defends Karen Pence Teaching at a Christian School — Calls Backlash ‘Fundamentally Un-American’

During a recent interview, Senator Ben Sasse spoke out in defense of Second Lady Karen Pence. Pence decided to return to teaching at Immanuel Christian School in Springfield, Virginia. The second lady faced controversy for her decision due to the requirement that teachers and families adhere to Chri


16 Truths About Digital Time and Real Friends

In his new book, Them: Why We Hate Each Other and How to Heal, Ben Sasse has a terrific chapter on setting tech limits. “At our house,” he writes, “after a healthy wrestling match about the dangerous ways social media tries to pull us away from the communities we care about the most, we put a list o


Sasse Reintroduces Born-Alive Legislation

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Ben Sasse released the following statement after reintroducing the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. “Everybody loves babies and that love has nothing to do with politics and everything to do with just having a heart,” said Sasse. “This legislation is an o


Horns of a Dilemma: Keynote Address by Senator Ben Sasse

This episode of Horns of a Dilemma is part of a series of special live episodes bringing you into the room at the Fifth Annual Texas National Security Forum. This next installment is the forums keynote address by Senator Ben Sasse. The Senator was introduced by Admiral Bobby Inman, Centennial Chair


Trade war one-year anniversary: A hopeless economic hell

America is about to “celebrate” the one-year anniversary of the start of Trump’s trade war. On January 22, 2018, the man with more business failures than successes — including four bankruptcies — began his assault on the U.S. economy by imposing YUGE tariffs on solar panels and washing machines manu


Brave, Brave Sir Mittens

Mitt Romney’s ostensibly anti-Trump op-ed has what you might call a tell:. It is well known that Donald Trump was not my choice for the Republican presidential nomination. After he became the nominee, I hoped his campaign would refrain from resentment and name-calling. It did not. When he won the el


Opinion: Ben Sasse’s Wise Counsel for a Lonely, Polarized Country

“All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone,” mused Blaise Pascal, scientist and anti-Enlightenment philosopher, four centuries ago in his ‘Pensées.’”


Me for Law and Liberty: Sen. Ben Sasse’s big book of shopworn platitudes

He condemns the leftwing bias of the mainstream media, make no mistake. Yet he seems far more energized when excoriating the “balm of contempt” with which the “lonely souls” of the Right soothe themselves when they turn to their television screens and social media accounts. Although Trump and his ca


Sasse on Chinese Spying: ‘We Can’t Sleep On This Threat’

Sen. Ben Sasse (R., Neb.) warned that the United States "can't sleep" on Chinese spying. The Nebraska senator made the remarks after a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the threat of China’s non-traditional espionage efforts on Thursday.


Huawei CFO’s Arrest Casts Pall Over Tariff Talks

Canadian authorities said they nabbed top executive Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of Huawei’s founder, in Vancouver Saturday at the request of U.S. law enforcement. Although her charge is not known, Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse connected Meng’s arrest with alleged circumvention of economic sanctions against


Ben Sasse: By the Book

The junior senator from Nebraska and author, most recently, of “Them” says he and his wife would like their children to love books: “We want them to be addicted to reading.”


Sen. Ben Sasse: Climate Is Changing, ‘And It’s Clear That Humans Are a Contributing Factor’

– Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) told “Fox News Sunday” that “it’s clear that the climate is changing” and “humans are a contributing factor,” but the question is “what do you do about it?”Sasse was asked about a national climate assessment released Friday by the Trump administration, which concluded among


'It's Usually Just a Lot of Alarmism': Ben Sasse Calls Out Climate Activists for Failing to Provide Solutions

Sen. Sasse did not deny any of the findings from the climate assessment, but rather he pointed out that there are still many unanswered questions. How severe could the changes be? How rapidly will those changes occur? What can people do to stop or slow down climate change?


Russell Moore Says ‘We in American Christianity Are in Danger of Losing Our Own Mission’

Leading Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore argued Monday that Christians in America are “in danger” of “losing our mission” during a discussion with Republican Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse.


Tribes of the Lonely | RealClearBooks

After being elected to the United States Senate in 2014, Nebraska's Ben Sasse chose to revive a long-dormant tradition: He waited a full year before delivering his maiden speech. Then, in what cynics might view as commentary on his colleagues, he produced two books in 18 months, one suggesting that


Why Ben Sasse Quit Twitter for Half a Year—And What He Now Teaches His Family about Social Media

Senator Ben Sasse, author of the insightful new book,Them: Why We Hate Each Other—and How to Heal, writes about the six-month “sabbath” he took from social media and how he used it differently when he returned:


What to do: 4 can't-miss events in Washington this week

Republican Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska will appear at the National Press Club to discuss his book, "THEM: Why We Hate Each Other — and How to Heal." Lunch will be served in the club’s Holeman Lounge at 12:30 p.m., with remarks beginning at 1:00 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session. Sasse w


Podcast: James O’Keefe, Senator Ben Sasse - Say Anything

James O’Keefe from Project Veritas was on the radio show today to talk about undercover footage his group published showing staffers for Senator Heidi Heitkamp saying, among other things, that she’s not the moderate she’s campaigning as.