That feeling you get on an airplane, the one where it feels like the whole thing is a tin of sardines ad you are just one little fish packed up tightly against all the others? You’re clearly not alone, says everyone who has ever been seated in economy on a flight, which is why one lawmaker is trying to establish …
Is it time for Congress to get involved in regulating the size of airline seats?
A US Congressman from Tennessee has introduced a bill to set minimum seat sizes on aircraft. Congressman Cohen complains, "the average distance between rows of seats has dropped from 35 inches to about 31 inches today. The average width...Show More Summary
Rep. Joe Wilson was right. The South Carolina Congressman screamed, “You lie!” when Barack Obama told Americans the Affordable Care... The post Another Obama Lie… 500,000 Illegal Aliens Received Obamacare Subsidies appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
We’ll have coverage of the New Hampshire primary and hear from Republican congressman Darrell Issa about the future of Marco Rubio’s campaign and Boston Council-Woman at Large Ayanna Pressley will give us an inside look at how the Hillary Clinton campaign is doing on New Hampshire primary day.
Let's just say Pete King is not going to join The Beyhive anytime soon! On Monday, the Republican Congressman wrote a LENGTHY letter criticizing Beyoncé's Formation video, as well as her Super Bowl performance. In case you missed it, Queen B's latest clip makes several references to the Black Lives Matter movement, including a scene where the [...]
Rep. Pete King (R-New York) released a lengthy statement on Monday condemning Beyoncé's latest video and the media for embracing it. "Beyoncé may be a gifted entertainer but no one should really care what she thinks about any serious...Show More Summary
The 51-year-old congressman will file paperwork on Monday to form a committee that would allow him to raise money for a possible campaign against Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.
HOLLIS, N.H. -- In a sign of just how tricky it is to court libertarian Republicans here, and how diffuse Ron Paul's old supporters have become, the former Texas congressman took to Fox News Friday to criticize Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.). "They think he's for the free market, and he's owned by Goldman Sachs," Paul said. […]
It's understandable that Ben Carson and his staff and supporters were upset on the night of the Iowa caucuses when they learned that a tweet from congressman Steve King and an email from Ted Cruz's deputy state director suggested Carson might be leaving (or at least taking a break from,... More »
A senior Republican congressman warned the White House this week that time is running out to submit a plan to Congress for how the U.S. will handle the detention of suspected terrorists as part of President Barack Obama’s longtime goal of closing the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
The occupation is costing state and local law enforcement $100,000 per week just for security, according to estimates. Here's how Congressman Blumenauer wants to make sure Oregon taxpayers don't end up footing the cost. The post Congressman Introduces Bill To Force Bundy Militants To Pay For Cost Of Occupation appeared first on ThinkProgress.
MORE OF THIS, PLEASE: Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) and Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) have an oped in NRO, “A Stronger Congress, a Healthier Republic.” The federal government is broken. And while there is plenty of blame to go around, only Congress can fix it. We don’t mean this as an indictment of any one leader […]
This was brutal– Former Republican Congressman and MSNBC host Joe Scarborough went off on an anti-Rubio rant today on “Morning... The post WOW! Joe Scarborough Goes Off on Anti-Rubio Rant: “The Emptiest Suit” who’s Marketed “Like a Bag of Potato Chips” appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Congressman Elijah Cummings, ranking member of the House Oversight Committee, talks with Rachel Maddow about what he learned at the first congressional...
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With all the attention on the Iowa caucuses earlier this week, and the New Hampshire primaries this weekend, you may be wondering when North Dakotans will get a say on the presidential candidates.Well if you’re a Republican in North Dakota, you don’t really get a say as this KFYR story notes. To address that issue,...
Steve King could not hold back the tears Monday night as Ted Cruz, the Iowa congressman’s annointed presidential candidate, stood at the podium in Des Moines and triumphantly rambled about Jesus, “courageous conservatives,” and the nebulous menace of something called the Washington Cartel. Show More Summary
A former volunteer treasurer for Congressman Dana Rohrabacher was arrested Tuesday on suspicion that he embezzled more than $200,000 from the congressman's campaign chest, prosecutors said. Jack Wenpo Wu, 45, of Newport Beach, was also accused of embezzling more than $80,000 from a former employer,...
Ever since I reported that South Carolina Congressman Trey Gowdy was about to endorse Marco Rubio's presidential bid in December, I've heard...