Cornyn Says GOP Needs To “Actually Govern”

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

453641528 10 Cornyn Says GOP Needs To Actually GovernAdorbale Baby Animals To Put A Smile On Your Face

150725619 10 Cornyn Says GOP Needs To Actually GovernHot Models In Glasses

 alt=Musicians Then And Now II

452359780 10 Cornyn Says GOP Needs To Actually GovernMissing Summer?

87222728 Cornyn Says GOP Needs To Actually Govern8 Reasons to Have A Good Love Life

sx Cornyn Says GOP Needs To Actually Govern Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)

AUSTIN (AP) – U.S. Sen. John Cornyn is calling for big-tent inclusiveness among Republicans and suggesting his party needs to be the “responsible adults in the room and actually govern.”

The Senate’s No. 2 Republican kicked off his campaign for a third term Friday in Austin.

His sentiments contrasted sharply his junior colleague and fellow Texan, the ideologically fire-breathing Ted Cruz.

Cruz has promised to never stop fighting for conservative principles, no matter the cost. Cornyn says he agrees with that and isn’t distancing himself from Cruz.

But he also said the GOP should get back to the notion that agreeing with someone 80 percent of the time makes them a friend “not a 20 percent traitor.”

Gov. Rick Perry endorsed Cornyn at the event. Cruz was invited, but didn’t attend.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending: