Post Tagged with: "house of representatives"

Watch Paul Ryan Lie Through His Shiny White Teeth To Deny Republicans Gutted Amtrak (VIDEO)

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Paul Ryan has the gall to claim our GOP-led Congress really DID vote to fund upgrades for Amtrak that could have prevented the deadly crash.

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Bipartisan Reform Of Medicare? Yes, It Happened

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Savor it while it lasts: bipartisan action on Medicare.

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Republican ‘Internet Freedom Act’ Would Wipe Out Net Neutrality

Republican ‘Internet Freedom Act’ Would Wipe Out Net Neutrality

Guess how much money AT&T, Comcast, and Verizon paid the Republican who introduced the bill?

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The Only Physicist In Congress Finally Able To Join Science Committee, Vows To Explain Science To Colleagues

The Only Physicist In Congress Finally Able To Join Science Committee, Vows To Explain Science To Colleagues

An actual scientist joining the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology?

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Hannity Guest: ‘Big Spending’ Boehner’s The ‘Most Profligate Speaker In American History’ (VIDEO)

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And that’s not the worst Mark Levin had to say about John Boehner, either. Watch…

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John Boehner Fully Supports Steve Scalise Despite Racist Ties — Read Full Statement

John Boehner Fully Supports Steve Scalise Despite Racist Ties — Read Full Statement

Many will likely wonder if this was the appropriate move to make by the sitting Speaker of the House. It raises many questions such as, is the Republican party now openly condoning white nationalism?

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Senator Tom Coburn’s Departing ‘F**k You’ To Veterans (VIDEO)

Veterans commit suicide at a rate of 22 per day. Sen. Tom Coburn doesn't want to spend the money to help stem that tide.

Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma has done some nasty stuff during his tenure. His final act as a senator is beyond comprehension.

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NY Rep. Hakeem Jeffries Proclaims ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ On The House Floor, Speaks On Behalf Of Those ‘Fed Up’

NY Rep. Hakeem Jeffries Proclaims ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ On The House Floor, Speaks On Behalf Of Those ‘Fed Up’

“What does Ferguson say about where we are and where we need to go?”

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Tea Party House Leader Sends Bibles To Every Congressman, Urges Them To Use It To Make Policy Decisions (IMAGE)

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Only facts and reason should influence the decisions of a lawmaker, and it appears Palazzo is incapable of making such decisions.

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Struggle For Open Internet Threatened By Republicans

Struggle For Open Internet Threatened By Republicans

The broadband network providers have wanted to control content. They want fast lanes for the websites with the big bucks and slower lanes for everyone else.

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WATCH: Bachmann And Gohmert Lower The Bar On Stupid

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Michelle Bachmann And Louie Gohmert Embarrass Themselves On An Entirely New Level During House Floor Speech On The ‘Killer Drug’ – Birth Control.

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WATCH: House Democrats Confront GOP Bully And Demand Apology

WATCH: House Democrats Confront GOP Bully And Demand Apology

House Democrats stood in solidarity as Rep. Dan Kildee demanded Rep. Issa apologize for his behavior and be removed as Chair of the Oversight Committee.

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28 House Republicans Break With Tea Party To Raise Debt Ceiling

Cartoon by Taylor Jones, El Nuevo Dia, Puerto Rico via Cagle.Com.

A clean debt limit bill passed the House on Tuesday as 28 Republicans joined Democrats in approval. The issue is no longer a weapon for the Tea Party.

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Congressman Resigns After Cocaine Fiasco; Who Will Replace Him?

Congressman Resigns After Cocaine Fiasco; Who Will Replace Him?

GOP Congressman Trey Radel resigned his seat in the US House of Represenatives, on January 27, 2014. Radel is best known as the cocaine snorting congressman, who bought the drug from an undercover cop in October of last year. He spent less than a month in rehab, before returning to […]

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The 10 Dumbest Public Figures In 2013

A list of people who were just too stupid this year. Some you may guess, some might surprise you but all are worthy of being Dumbest Person of 2013.

2013 was a very stupid year. This past year has been rich with the stupid. From crazy right-wing preachers whining about how “Christians” are being persecuted to dumb politicians who just can’t STFU, we have a stellar list of people who made America’s collective IQ take a dip in 2013. […]

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Oops! Republican Congressman Files Re-Election Papers For Wrong District

Oops! Republican Congressman Files Re-Election Papers For Wrong District

Did Republican David Royce make the most embarrassing clerical error of the year? Papers filed with the state of California had him say that he did. Oops.

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Twas The (Republican) Night Before Christmas

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A bit of a lark, riffing on the perennial holiday favorite. Here’s a Republican night before Christmas that may give them nightmares. Note the last stanza.

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Eric Cantor Gives Cold Shoulder To Immigration Reform Kids

Eric Cantor Gives Cold Shoulder To Immigration Reform Kids

These kids tried to get Eric Cantor to listen to their pleas for immigration reform. They were brushed off and threatened with arrest by Ebenezer Cantor.

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History Is Made As Senate Passes ENDA

History Is Made As Senate Passes ENDA

The United States Senate makes LGBT rights history as it passes ENDA with a 64-32 bipartisan margin, taking workplace equality a step further.

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Do-Nothing House Of Reps. Will Do Even Less In 2014 As Work Days Are Reduced

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The U.S. House calendar for 2014 has been released, days in which the body is in session have been reduced from 126 to 113.

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