"Here is my concern. I'm pro-life. I'm for advancing the pro-life agenda. If the pro-life agenda becomes tarnished by being associated with a shutdown because of some bad tactical decision, then I think that is a step backward rather than a step forward," said Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, Texas Republican.
Sen. John Cornyn, the second-ranking Republican in the upper chamber, said Mrs. Clinton's public denials about having sent classified information have "proved untrue" and it's incumbent on the Obama administration to look beyond political considerations and name an outside investigator.