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Tea Party Rep: Despite Ties to Goldman Sachs, Ted Cruz Will Fight Wall St

Lauren Windsor | Posted 01.20.2017 | Politics
Lauren Windsor

The Tea Party's rise to prominence, you'll remember, was fueled by the rage over the bank bailouts in the 2008 financial crisis.

Tea Party Congressman Wants to Roll Back Clean Air and Water Acts

Lauren Windsor | Posted 01.18.2017 | Politics
Lauren Windsor

Tea Party congressman Jeff Duncan (R-SC 3) told me he wants to roll back the Clean Air and Water Acts and shrink the EPA.

ISIS's Threat Is Closer to Paris than Syria's Refugees

Anhvinh Doanvo | Posted 11.20.2016 | Politics
Anhvinh Doanvo

The deathblow to xenophobia against Syrian refugees here was the actual identities of the attackers--virtually all of those involved, aside from the dead owner of the passport, were either French or Belgian.

Refugees Are Not the Enemy

Chaker Khazaal | Posted 11.16.2016 | Home
Chaker Khazaal

While this knee-jerk reaction of countries to close their borders to immigrants might appear on the surface to be a wise move, the truth is that we're just compounding the problem.

Laura Bassett

House Republicans Propose Bill Mandating Ultrasounds Before Abortions | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.23.2015 | Politics

Shortly after House Republicans had to cancel a vote on an anti-abortion bill that some members found to be too extreme, GOP congressmen on Thursday ...

Jeff Duncan Re-Elected To Congress In South Carolina

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

GOP Rep. Jeff Duncan defeated his Democratic opponent, Barbara Jo Mullis, in Tuesday's midterm election, the Associated Press reports. Duncan and M...

GOP Congressman Thinks Obama Said The 'Single Dumbest Thing An American President Has Ever Said'

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics

Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.) thinks that the speech in which President Barack Obama laid out his strategy for combating the Islamic State may have contai...

Paul Blumenthal

Conservative Shutdown Architects Host 1 Percent Fundraiser As Nation Hurtles Toward Catastrophe | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With the federal government shut down and the economy hurtling toward the debt limit deadline of Oct. 17, the architects of the Republic...

Conservatism... It's the New Liberalism

Lauren Windsor | Posted 11.30.2013 | Politics
Lauren Windsor

Why is it that conservatives, who tout their morality and fiscal responsibility, are so liberal with the stewardship of our planet's resources; so liberal with their interpretation of empirical evidence; so liberal with scientific acts?

Obama's Willing Executioners of the Fourth Amendment

Norman Solomon | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics
Norman Solomon

It's now painfully clear that the president has put out a contract on the Fourth Amendment. And at the Capitol, the hierarchies of both parties are stuffing it into the trunks of their limousines, so each provision can be neatly fitted with cement shoes and delivered to the bottom of the Potomac.

WATCH: Colbert Has Had It Up To HERE

Posted 05.22.2013 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert has a new least favorite part of government: The Census Bureau. That's right, he agrees with Congressman Jeff Duncan (R-SC), who think...

Michael McAuliff

GOP Bill Would Eliminate America's Economic Data | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A group of Republicans are cooking up legislation that could give President Barack Obama an unintentional assist with disagreeable unemp...

Did GOP Rep Compare Gun Background Checks To Rwandan Genocide?

Patch | Shawn Drury | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics

Amid the Congressional debate on background checks related to the purchase and acquisition of guns, Rep. Jeff Duncan (R - 3), appeared to compare such...

Joshua Hersh

Clinton Benghazi Hearings Show Classified Report Could Not Determine Causes Of Attacks | Joshua Hersh | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The classified version of a State Department review of last year's assault on an American compound in Benghazi, Libya, found that it was...

Obama Witch Doctor Shirt 'Not Racist'

Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

An airbrushed shirt featuring a graphic of President Obama as a witch doctor made a splash at a Tea Party convention last weekend in Myrtle Beach, Sou...

GOP Rep Likens Undocumented Immigrants To Animals, Vagrants

Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.) is on the defensive after making a controversial immigration comparison. The South Carolina congressman participated in a...

Wild Card Losses: Four Cities' Newspapers React

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

The NFL playoffs kicked off this past weekend, and some perennial favorites have already headed home. Here's what they're saying in Philadelphia, New Orleans, Indianapolis, and Kansas City.

NFL Championship Games Both Local and National Stories

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

It's telling, the way that local writers covered their teams' wins versus how national columnists approached Sunday's games.