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What This Campaign Has Taught Me

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 01.05.2013 | Politics
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

I wanted to capture my feelings in the last moments of the campaign. And I want to do it now because I don't know how I'll feel tomorrow when the race is over. In these last hours of campaigning, I'm feeling particularly vulnerable, like I have something to say.

House Votes To Shield Own Budgets From Cuts

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 08.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Members of the House of Representatives voted Friday to protect their own office expense accounts from budget cuts. The bipartisan 307-...

House GOP Dodges Cuts

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Even as they press cuts to food stamps and a host of other domestic programs, Republicans running the House of Representatives are ...

WATCH: Representatives Avoid Chicago Demonstrators In D.C.

Posted 12.08.2011 | Chicago

200 Chicagoans representing the Stand Up! Chicago coalition in Washington, D.C. visited Illinois representatives' offices in groups, seeking an audien...

40 Members Of Congress Reportedly Sleep In Their Capitol Hill Offices

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's going on 10 p.m. when House Democrat Mike Quigley, in track pants and a T-shirt, tosses a flimsy mattress on the floor of his congressional offic...

Congressman Quigley Plans To Sleep In His Washington Office (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Progress Illinois' Josh Kalven caught a light nugget buried in new U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley's weekend interview with Carol Marin on NBC Chicago's "City ...