Texas Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert: “Everybody else wants to ask that question of, ‘Gee, would you have gone into Iraq if you’d known what you know now?’” Gohmert complained to Virginia talk radio host John Fredericks. “If President...Show More Summary
After they agreed to the annulment of their 25-year marriage last month, Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Florida) and his estranged wife Lolita Grayson have hit some new court difficulties. The Congressman told a TV station, "I'll sum it up for you. Show More Summary
It's safe to say Rep. Frank Guinta (R-N.H.) did not have a good day yesterday. His career is hanging by a thread.
Embattled New Hampshire GOP congressman Frank Guinta Rep. Frank Guinta has certainly seen better days. Last Wednesday, the New Hampshire Republican paid a fine to the FEC over a mysterious (and illegal) $355,000 campaign loan from his parents, perhaps thinking that he could put this long-running story behind him. Show More Summary
Boom. Promoted by Rosi. After he was installed in the Congressional seat he purchased, I've written to my congressman, Tom MacArthur, on several issues. Never received a single response. Today, the wealthiest Congressman from New Jersey sent me an email asking for money. Here's his letter with my response (in blue).
How's she going to feel when she finds out she still has to pay for her congressman's Obamacare? Guess who is in absolutely no jeopardy of losing health insurance subsidies if the Supreme Court decides to gut them next month? That'sShow More Summary
The nonbinding provision was added to the defense bill during committee consideration by Democratic congressman Ruben Gallego of Arizona with the support of a half-dozen Republicans. [...] two dozen conservative House members led byShow More Summary
Former Congressman Patrick Murphy, a passenger on Amtrak 188 that experienced a deadly derailment in Philadelphia, describes to Rachel Maddow what the crash...
The former right-wing congressman was convinced he's seen Islamic "Sharia law" at a Florida Walmart. Was he? Well, it's a funny story.
Allen West, the former nutty congressman from Florida and purveyor of the Fox News over- top- rhetoric machine made a jackass out of himself when he wrote an article claiming he was the victim of Sharia Law at a Walmart when a youngShow More Summary
In his first interview since he was charged with leaking details of a botched CIA operation to New York Times reporter James Risen, CIA whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling says that he had a meeting with a staffer for Congressman William Lacy Clay and was urged to flee the United States. Sterling, who worked as an African...
Fox News contributor Allen West went to Walmart and thought he was the victim of "Sharia law" because a checkout clerk under the age of 21 couldn't sell him alcohol. West, a former congressman and head of the think tank National Center...Show More Summary
The three-term congressman from northeast Indiana's 3rd District announced his Senate bid Saturday in the small Huntington County town of Roanoke. Stutzman was first elected to Congress after GOP Rep. Mark Souder abruptly resigned in 2010 after admitting an extramarital affair with a staffer.
This is what Darrell Issa thinks about poverty in America: “America’s the richest country on Earth because we’ve been able to put capital together and we’ve been able to make our poor somewhat the envy of the world,” Issa told Alesci. Show More Summary
With his latest comments, it seems Darrell Issa has finally made the transition from congressman to Dickensian villain.
Please just don't. Darrell Issa, the richest man in Congress, said America has made "our poor somewhat the envy of the world." I promise I will give you cash money to just shut up and not say anything about "our poor" ever again. Asked...Show More Summary
Introduce yourself to Dr. Starner Jones, who would like to be the congressman from Mississippi’s 1st District, which covers a wide swath of the northern section of Mississippi, from the Memphis suburbs all the way east to Elvis Presley’s birthplace in Tupelo, which is also the home of the American Family Association. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — A multimillionaire, first-term Florida congressman flipped shares in a solar company the same day he acquired them in an initial public offering, despite a federal law that generally prohibits members of Congress from participating in IPOs. Republican Rep. Show More Summary
Republicans really do want to relive the 1990s, don't they? On “The Sam Malone Show” this week, Rep. Ted Poe, R-Tex., said that Congress will launch an investigation into Hillary Clinton and the Clinton Foundation based on the findings...Show More Summary
America's Dumbest Congressman, also known as Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert, has finally weighed in on the frothing conspiracy theories surrounding Jade Helm 15 because of course he has. “Over the past few weeks, my office has been inundated...Show More Summary