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Charlie Dent

Pennsylvania Republican Supports Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics

Rep. Charlie Dent (R-Pa.) came out in support of gay marriage on Wednesday in an interview with The Washington Post. "Life is too short to have the...

GOP Rep. Fights Against Tea Party Demands In Shutdown Battle

Reuters | Posted 12.04.2013 | Politics

* Favors government funding without Obamacare rollback * Blames shutdown on a few dozen hard-line conservatives ...

Washington Reassesses Iran Policy

Joel Rubin | Posted 09.24.2013 | World
Joel Rubin

This Washington reassessment of the new possibilities for negotiations with Iran is remarkable, especially when compared to the American political environment of less than a year ago.

Reps. Dent, Price Lead Quarter of House to Urge Talks with New Iran President

Robert Naiman | Posted 09.18.2013 | World
Robert Naiman

To seriously test Rouhani's offer of engagement, Obama needs a little room from Congress. He can't seriously engage Iran if it's widely perceived that the whole Congress is working to undermine him.

Friday Talking Points -- War On Women Continues Apace

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This week's announcement that the Justice Department is going to drop its appeal against providing the morning-after birth control pill to anyone who needs it comes as such a welcome change that we feel the award is deserved.

GOP Congressman Slams Party On Abortion: 'The Stupidity Is Simply Staggering'

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After an all-male group of Republicans voted on Wednesday to advance an anti-abortion bill with no exceptions for rape victims, a member...

Chelsea Kiene

Two GOP Lawmakers Continue Support Of Same-Sex Immigration Equality

HuffingtonPost.com | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two Republican House members joined a group of Democrats on Tuesday in demanding that immigration reform legislation include equal right...

Elise Foley

Two More Republicans Sign On To Gay Rights Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two Republican House members signed a bill on Friday that would allow same-sex couples equal rights as heterosexual ones for immigration...

Dems Target 12 Republicans On Stimulus

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CNN reports that a dozen House Republicans are targeted in a new House Democratic political campaign that criticizes them for opposing the $787 billio...

GOP Moderates Live In Fear Of Right-Wing Republican Study Committee

CQ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama's enviable poll numbers have yet to persuade moderate House Republicans to back key parts of the new administration's economic agenda....

Down the Ballot -- Women Fight for Change

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marcia G. Yerman

More women have entered into the political fray, successfully gotten into the pipeline, and may now be poised for victory.