Gohmertmentum? Sadly, it looks like it was all just a false alarm.
I have a secret weapon when I engage complete strangers in political conversations as I often do. It's my U.S. Congressman, John Lewis. First I must say, this weekend there's a big party in Atlanta, celebrating Rep. Lewis' 75th birthday. Show More Summary
Congressman Peter King said that Ted Cuz is “a carnival barker” who shouldn’t be president. Cruz’s fine and erudite supporters have not met that with the queen’s English. King said young aides, interns and other staffers who answer the phones in his offices are being cursed at by Cruz supporters. “The puerile language used is [...]
On the lam
The resigning congressman recently compared himself to Honest Abe. Confused? Let’s sort this out.
Former Republican Congressman Tom Tancredo is calling it quits on his Stop Chris Christie PAC, because as far as he's concerned, he's already won.
Congressman Trey Gowdy, head of the House Select Committee on Benghazi, said today that not only did Hillary Clinton not agree to turn over her private server to an independent third party, but she had already wiped it clean.
"Planned Parenthood—Child Abuse Incorporated—is responsible for killing more than six million unborn children, and it is unconscionable that this organization continues to be subsidized by the American taxpayer," said Congressman Chris Smith, R-NJ.
New York Representative Peter King (R) complained to The Washington Post today that since Texas Senator Ted Cruz announced he was running for the GOP presidential nomination, his followers have been leaving “vulgar” and “adolescent” messages. Earlier this week, King told CNN...
The "news" that America's Dumbest Congressman, less frequently known as Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert, was contemplating a run for president sent shivers up our spines for a moment last night. Alas, it was too badgood to be true. Later, a Gohmert aide told the Texas Tribune that the congressman was being ironic. Show More Summary
Republican Congressman Peter King made it clear this week he really dislikes Ted Cruz, and as a result, he says, his office is getting a lot of "perverse rantings" from Cruz supporters.
Rep. Peter D. King (R-N.Y.) is not a fan of Sen. Ted Cruz, the Texas senator, newly announced presidential candidate, and fellow Republican. "To me, he's just a guy with a big mouth and no results," he told CNN this week. Well, Cruz supporters aren't much fans of King, a moderate representing Long Island who […]
A day after CBS avoided using the "Democrat" label for the scandal-plagued Jesse Jackson Jr., the network on Friday made sure to identify "Republican" Aaron Shock for a story on the resignation of the Congressman. Guest co-host Vladimir Duthiers informed, "The Republican compared himself to Abraham Lincoln in his farewell speech."
Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA), the Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation,
It's a cliche: the frighteningly out-of-touch congressman, too old and removed from the world to form legislation that could help it. But it's also real life, and watching Rep. John Carter of Texas try to grapple with computer security is funny until it's scary and sad. Read more...
Former Illinois Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. left a federal prison in Alabama Thursday and arrived at a halfway house in East Baltimore. Mike Schuh has the latest on Jackson’s arrival.
Congressman Kim Hammer had a strong record of defending life. He was a co-sponsor of bill in the Arkansas legislature to ban abortions after twenty weeks and supported another bill to ban abortions when a heartbeat can be detected. However sterling his pro-life bona fides though, it cannot excuse his most recent proposal to provide [...]
For one fleeting moment, it appeared that Texas Congressman Louie Gohmert was thinking about running for the White House. Not so. Asked Thursday if he would endorse U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential run, the Tyler Republican opined to...Show More Summary
A well-monitored vote should be held in Crimea to let the people of Crimea decide if they want to be Russians or Ukrainians, US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher said at the annual US-Russia Forum in Washington DC.
The Republican presidential field is expanding wider and wider, and now Congressman Louie Gohmert has expressed interest in running for president as well.