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Eleven-year-old Omran Wawieh, right, a refugee from Syria, is staying with parents and siblings at a motel in Pomona, Calif., on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015. (Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Defending Syrian refugees

November 19, 2015

Cruz filibusters in vain

By Lucas Coughlin

October 3, 2013

Viewers of C-SPAN (all 25 of them) were privy to some uncharacteristically compelling television last week when Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex) stood before the Senate and the nation to filibuster a continuing resolution to fund the federal government past Oct. 17, the deadline...