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Bill Posey

Bill Posey Reelected To Congress

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Bill Posey (R-Fla.) defeated Democratic challenger Gabriel Rothblatt in Tuesday's congressional race. Posey has represented Florida's 8th cong...

Zach Carter

Congress Could Privatize Asteroids, Because There Isn't Anything Else To Do | Zach Carter | Posted 09.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An awful lot of important issues are not likely to get a vote from House Republicans in the final two-week congressional session before ...

Why Are Reps. Miller and Posey Refusing to Wish Iranians a Happy Norooz?

Trita Parsi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Trita Parsi

Two Florida Republican Congressmen chose to vote against a resolution wishing Iranians worldwide a happy new year. This was an odd choice, given that the resolution is in no way controversial.

Hot Chocolate, Cold Cash: Members Of Congress Raise Money In The Holiday Spirit

Huffington Post | Julian Hattem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Despite recent recession trend stories suggesting that lobbyists are in less of a mood to party, the Sunlight Foundation has heard of three times more...

GOP Rep: I Came Within Three Days of Launching an Obama Citizenship Lawsuit

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After a week of unwanted attention that seemed to end with him signing on to Rep. Bill Posey's (R-Fla.) bill to demand birth certificates from future ...

Giving Birth to a New Conspiracy

B. Jeffrey Madoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
B. Jeffrey Madoff

It's frightening, frightening that the media lends credibility by seriously reporting on a group that has no factual foundation for its claims and rejects all factual materials that refute them.

The Birther Movement: Beyond Unreasonable Doubt

Tina Dupuy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tina Dupuy

Birthers don't want proof of what they don't believe. They want to hold onto doubt regardless of evidence.

Jason Linkins

Orlando Sentinel Tells Bill Posey To "Withdraw Ridiculous" Birther Bill | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Florida Representative Bill Posey, the original author of the so-called "Birther bill" that has earned the crackpot fringe its only thin shard of legi...

Bill Posey Won't Give Up 'Birther Bill'

St. Petersburg Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A unanimous vote by the U.S. House last night has brought new attention to Rep. Bill Posey's attempt to require presidential candidates to submit thei...

'The Wacko Wing'

The Progress Report | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Progress Report

Birthers claim that the birth certificate posted by the Obama campaign was "a false, fake birth certificate," but its authenticity has been independently confirmed.

More GOP Lawmakers Sign Onto Obama Birth Certificate Bill

The Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Six months into Obama's presidency, after scores of embarrassing legal defeats, and even after tussles between the attoneys who've turned frivolous la...

Jason Linkins

Florida Congressman Continues To Stonewall On His Half-Alligator Genetic Heritage (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Florida Congressman Bill Posey has only two claims to fame, but both have led to his public humiliation, because both are due to his incomparable stupidity.

3 Weeks Later, Still No Co-Sponsor for Presidential 'Birth Certificate' Bill

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

Bill Posey, who last month introduced a bill that would require presidential candidates to present a birth certificate establishing their U.S. citizenship before running for office has yet to find a single co-sponsor.

Bill Posey Defends Presidential Birth Certificate Bill

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Bill Posey, the Florida Republican who recently introduced legislation that would requires all future presidential candidates to file a copy of t...

Bill Posey Sponsors Presidential Birth Certificate Bill

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Freshman Republican Rep. Bill Posey of Florida has introduced a bill that would require presidential candidates to present proof of U.S. citizenship b...