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Doug Lamborn Tar Baby

'Tar Baby' Rep. Doug Lamborn Implements 'No Protesting' Rule

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.15.2011 | Denver

Doug Lamborn, the U.S. Representative from Colorado Springs who likened the debt-ceiling debacle and President Obama earlier this month to "dealing wi...

Tea Party Tar Babies

James Peterson | Posted 10.15.2011 | Black Voices
James Peterson

Make no mistake about it: the president is Br'er Rabbit in our current political narrative, and the role of the tar baby is being well-played by Rep. Boehner and his Tea Party compatriots.

Colo. Springs Dems 'Outraged' Over Lamborn's 'Tar Baby' Remark

Posted 10.08.2011 | Denver

El Paso County democrats and NAACP activists are taking aim at Congressman Doug Lamborn for his “tar baby” remarks he made about President Obama. ...

WATCH: Rep. Lamborn On Olbermann's 'Worst Persons' Segment

Posted 10.03.2011 | Denver

After Rep. Doug Lamborn's (R-Colo.) recent "tar baby" gaffe on the Caplis and Silverman radio show and his subsequent written apology to President Oba...

GOP Rep Apologizes To Obama For 'Tar Baby' Comments

Posted 10.02.2011 | Politics

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Co.) has apologized for the controversial “tar baby” comment he made on a local radio show last week while discussing Preside...

UPDATE: Rep. Lamborn Apologizes For Using Controversial Term

Posted 10.01.2011 | Denver

Congressman Doug Lamborn, U.S. Representative for Colorado, was recently on the 630 KHOW Capils and Silverman radio show discussing President Obama, t...