Congressman Luis Gutierrez dropped a simple fact during the House Judiciary Committee a couple of days ago. Congressman Luis Gutierrez dropped a simple fact during the House Judiciary Committee a couple of days ago. While republicans...Show More Summary
Former Arizona Rep. Rick Renzi is beginning a three-year sentence for corruption, money laundering and other convictions. The AP reports: Renzi, 56, was convicted of conspiring to use his congressional post to make companies buy his ex-business associate’s land so the associate could repay a debt to Renzi. A federal jury in Tucson convicted Renzi [...]
Republican Congressman Peter King said today that he's incredibly frustrated with the "self-righteous, delusional" wing of his party that may shut down the Department of Homeland Security because they're "obsessed" with stopping President Obama's immigration action.
GOP rep says Obama is accountable for murders "every day" by undocumented immigrants http://t.co/4iGJHCCwff — Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) February 27, 2015
Rep. Aaron Schock (R-IL) has repaid the government $35,000 from his personal funds for his eyebrow-raising Downton Abbey-inspired office decour, USA Today reports: "As he said he would, Congressman Schock has fulfilled his commitment to pay for all the renovation...
WASHINGTON -- A Democratic congressman sent a letter Tuesday that reveals how the Obama administration denied his requests to view closely held U.S. trade deals. Rep. Lloyd Doggett's (D-Texas) letter, sent to U.S. Trade Representative...Show More Summary
Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the media-savy Republican congressman from Utah, made it clear early last year that he wanted to take over the chairmanship of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee once its then-leader Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) hit his term limit. And, he pledged then, he would usher in a new level of bipartisan […]
Filling in for Chris Hayes on Thursday night's All In, Ari Melber allowed Alabama Republican Congressman, Mo Brooks, to set a new record in the repetition of racist dogwhistle, code-words for black. He made it abundantly clear he disapproves...Show More Summary
For a congressman mired in an ethics scandal started by his love of Downton Abbey, it's rather fitting that Rep. Aaron Schock (R-IL) get into further trouble for accepting gifts while cavorting around London, cosplaying as a British royal.
Embattled congressman failed to disclose thousands in gifts and payments, violating House ethics rules
Chief Tango sends us a link to the Washington Post which discusses the efforts of Texas Congressman Roger Williams who is spearheading the effort to clear the way for President Obama to award the Medal of Honor to late “American Sniper” Chris Kyle. I know this post is going to get some of you pissed […]
A few days ago North Dakota Congressman Kevin Cramer posted his son Abel’s “Common Core” math homework on Twitter, criticizing the method being used to teach subtraction. Now he’s back again, this time on Facebook. Post by Congressman Kevin Cramer. Here’s the thing about the Common Core debate, or any debate over teaching methods in...
Republican Rep. Barry Loudermilk made a startling admission during a town hall meeting last week.He told the crowd that he didn't bother vaccinating his children (1:26:40)
Rep. Ed Perlmutter argues that there is insufficient evidence to support claims that the automated ticketing systems work to the benefit of public safety.
Hrmm: Todd Akin is considering a primary challenge to Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) in 2016. “I have not ruled anything out,” the former congressman and 2012 GOP Senate nominee told The Hill in a phone interview on Wednesday. “I think there is a high level of dissatisfaction among conservatives, that they have to some degree [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Georgia Congressman Barry Loudermilk says Republicans looked into arresting the Attorney General of the United States during the president’s State of the Union Address. “There was a discussion before the State of the Union of, because of holding Eric Holder in contempt, what role will the House play if he shows up on the House [...]
Conservative Congressman Trey Gowdy is the pitbull of the House. Principled and a former prosecutor, Gowdy has been willing to call-out half-truths and liberal lies on a wide range of
Earlier today the Federal Communications Commission voted to support strong net neutrality rules. The reaction from many has been quite like that of Congressman Keith Ellison. Oh wow. @keithellison dances for #NetNeutrality … no, but...Show More Summary
A US Congressman has introduced legislation that, if passed, would prohibit the use of automated cameras in traffic enforcement across the country. Continue reading US Congressman seeks federal ban on traffic cameras US Congressman seeks federal ban on traffic cameras originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
Manny is not merely a national deity and congressman — he owns a pro basketball team, Kia Carnival…