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Congressman Asked To Explain Why His Campaign Spent $1.3K On Video Games

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 04.07.2016 | Politics

The Federal Election Commission is questioning a California congressman after discovering that his campaign spent $1,302 on video games. The FEC publi...

Congressman To Colleagues: Surrender Surplus Campaign Cash

Center for Public Integrity | Dave Levinthal | Posted 04.09.2015 | Politics

This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washingto...

Reports: Ex-U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Released From Prison

Reuters | Posted 05.26.2015 | Politics

March 26 (Reuters) - Former U.S. Representative Jesse Jackson Jr. was released from an Alabama prison on Thursday after serving time for misusing ab...

Instead

Gerry Myers | Posted 06.14.2014 | Politics
Gerry Myers

Instead of voters picking politicians, why are politicians deciding on who has the right to vote? Instead of Congress governing, why is Congress obstructing its governance?

Lawmakers Embroiled In Nonstop Chase For Funds

Reuters | Posted 08.12.2013 | Politics

(Repeats with no changes to text) * Political fundraising: 'It's like a sweatshop' * Half of congressional race funds co...

INFOGRAPHIC: $6 Billion In Campaign Funds Could Pay For Half Of FEMA'S Budget

Posted 11.07.2012 | Impact

Though this year's election lacked the history-making narrative of 2008, it did set a different kind of record -- the heftiest price tag for any elect...

Democrats Begin Triage Strategy To Fortify Candidates Fit For Survival

The New York Times | Jeff Zeleny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republicans are expanding the battle for the House into districts that Democrats had once considered relatively safe, while Democrats began a strategy...

Pandering for Palin: SarahPAC Makes First Sales Pitch

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

While personal and political controversies are muddying up Palin's political agenda in Alaska, the distant horizon of national politics looms ever so pristine -- and inviting.

Sam Stein

SarahPAC: Palin Launches Political Action Committee, Prep For 2012?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin launched a political action committee on Tuesday, a move meant to secure firmer roots within the Republican community but one ...

Indiana Home to Increasing Numbers of Once-Rare Blue Hoosiers

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

Another ominous sign for the McCain campaign is the most recent polling average by Real Clear Politics, which has Barack Obama leading -- albeit barel...

By Any Means Necessary

Jonathan Leigh Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jonathan Leigh Solomon

Barack Obama has gone back on his word, Barack Obama is a hypocrite ... I couldn't be happier. Truth is, if what's necessary to win in November is some outright cheating, I'd be all for that, too.