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George Holding

George Holding Wins Midterm Election Race In North Carolina

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. George Holding (R-N.C.) was re-elected to Congress Tuesday from North Carolina's 13th District, defeating Democrat Brenda Cleary. Holding, wh...

GOP Rep Caught Napping During Colleague's Speech

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

With no government shutdown end in sight, one Republican congressman showed some fatigue on the House floor in embarrassing fashion. A live camera ...

Jason Linkins

In The Future, All Opportunity Costs Will Be Measured In 'White House Tours' Units

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.19.2013 | Politics

I suppose this was inevitable: Critics are outraged at the price tag of President Barack Obama's trip to Africa this month, which is slated to cost...

Edwards Case Ends in Mistrial: What a Waste of Time and Money

Mari Fagel | Posted 08.04.2012 | Crime
Mari Fagel

It seems like from their interviews jurors were split on the other counts, some leaning towards finding him guilty, others leaning towards acquittal, but the one thing they all agreed on: the evidence was just not there.

Paul Blumenthal

Super PACs Make Major Shift

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Tuesday night Indiana conservative upstart Richard Mourdock defeated 36-year incumbent Sen. Dick Lugar in a primary battle that featu...

Prosecutor In Edwards Case Quitting

AP | EMERY P. DALESIO | Posted 08.10.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — The Republican federal prosecutor who stayed in his post three years into the Obama Administration to avoid disrupting investiga...

Burr Delaying U.S. Attorney Nomination Over John Edwards Investigation

Charlotte News Observer | Barbara Barrett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

U.S. Sen. Richard Burr does not plan to return his "blue slip" on U.S. attorney nominee Thomas Walker until the current investigations into two of the...

GOP Prosecutor Targets Dems On Obama's Watch

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BEAUFORT, N.C. — Having swapped his hip-holstered Blackberry for fishing pliers, the U.S. attorney for eastern North Carolina watches closely fr...