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Tennessee Teacher Jessi Bohon’s Viral Townhall Video Defends Obamacare—“Strong Pull Up The Weak”

Tom Lowery | Posted 02.20.2017 | Education
Tom Lowery

Around the country, from town hall to town hall, GOP officials are facing angry constituents. Why are they angry? Because they’re concerned that if ...

Samantha Lachman

House Votes To Overturn D.C. Reproductive Health Discrimination Law | Samantha Lachman | Posted 04.30.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives approved a measure Thursday night that would reverse a Washington law preventing employers from retaliating...

Genuinely Outrageous Priorities

Jess McIntosh | Posted 03.18.2015 | Politics
Jess McIntosh

This is what they choose to prioritize in the first week. No matter what kind of plans or "autopsies" or happy talk comes out of this winter retreat, one thing's clear: the GOP's priorities are more outrageous than ever.

This Is What Happens When You Include A Democrat On A Bill He Never Sponsored

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 01.15.2015 | Politics

Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) has reason to be a little upset with his colleague Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.), who listed Smith’s name as a co-sponsor for...

Diane Black Defeats Amos Powers In 2014 Tennessee Election For Congress

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Diane Black (R) defeated Democrat Amos Powers on Tuesday. Black and Powers faced off to represent Tennessee's 6th District. Below, more liv...

House GOP Candidate 'Open' To Impeaching Obama

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 08.05.2014 | Politics

Tennessee state Sen. Jim Tracy (R), who is challenging U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.) in the state's Aug. 7 GOP primary, told the Times Free Pre...

Republican Blames Violent Video Games, Music For Newtown Massacre

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 02.28.2013 | Politics

Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.) on Thursday became the latest lawmaker to attribute the December massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn....

Laura Bassett

House Republicans Offer Dueling Bills To Defund Planned Parenthood | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

House Republicans are so eager to strip federal family planning funds from Planned Parenthood that two of them have introduced identical bills to do s...

GOP Candidates Wage Anti-Islam Contest

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2012 | Politics

By Tim Ghianni NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug 1 (Reuters) - An argument over who is more opposed to the Islamic faith and the construction of a...

Jason Linkins

Lawmaker Will Prove Congress Isn't In Recess As Soon As She Returns From Recess | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

Jonathan Bernstein has caught Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.) making what is, in his estimation, the "best self-refuting argument ever." From her press rel...

RICH: House Freshmen Class Loaded With Millionaires

Politico | ERIKA LOVLEY & JAKE SHERMAN | 12/1/10 4:53 AM EST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

They campaigned on bringing Main Street principles to Congress, but a large chunk of the rookie class of House Republicans will be bringing something ...