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Former GOP Congressional Candidate Accused Of Paying Male Escort For Sex

John Celock | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

A suburban New Jersey mayor who unsuccessfully sought a congressional seat as a Republican is being accused of paying for sex with a male escort and n...

Remembering John Adler

Sen. John Kerry | Posted 10.26.2011 | Impact
Sen. John Kerry

Other than his family, and public service itself, no issue defined John Adler's passion more than veterans.

The Heart of a Politician

Derrick Ashong | Posted 06.05.2011 | Politics
Derrick Ashong

DC, I'm discovering, is a city with an almost irresistible momentum. On my second day in town I found myself at the Congressional Correspondents Dinner.

Former New Jersey Congressman Dies At 51

Posted 06.04.2011 | Politics

Former U.S. Congressman John Adler passed away on Monday at the age of 51, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. A Democrat from New Jersey, Adler serv...

Dems Make $21.6 Million Ad Buy In Last Ditch Effort To Save House

Hotline On Call | By Eliza Newlin Carney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is making a last ditch effort to survive a GOP wave by blanketing the airwaves in more than 60 distric...

Suck Toad Democrats: The New Democratic Right?

Bob Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Jacobson

If John Adler is a man of his people, it's a different people from the rest of us. Adler is one of 47 Democrats who presented House Speaker Pelosi with a letter threatening to keep tax cuts for the richest 2% of Americans.

Time for the Pundits to Take a Deep Breath -- Why Democrats Will Not Be Routed In November

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

In 1994 Democrats were caught flat-footed by the GOP onslaught -- completely unprepared to mount a defense. This year there is a danger that the opposite will be true -- that fear and defeatism turn into self-fulfilling prophesies.

Congressional Candidates' Views on Clean Energy, Climate Change: NJ-03

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Heather Taylor-Miesle

This is the second article in a continuing series by the NRDC Action Fund on the environmental stances of candidates in key races around the country. ...

Banks Holding One Political Fundraiser Per Day To Help Influence Financial Reform

bloomberg.com | Jonathan D. Salant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

prepares to vote as early as this week on legislation rewriting the rules for Wall Street, the financial industry is holding fundraisers for lawmakers...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Administration Helps House Democrat Gut Post-Enron Reforms

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

With the White House's blessing, a House panel voted Tuesday to water down a key post-Enron measure designed to protect investors. In a voice vote, m...

Sarbanes-Oxley Act: Amendement To Exempt Smaller Business Passes House Financial Services Committee

Rolfe Winkler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

An amendment that would permanently exempt small public companies from complying with a key provision of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act advanced in Congress t...

Shahien Nasiripour

House Democrats John Adler, Carolyn Maloney Move To Weaken Investor Protection Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Two House Democrats are planning to introduce amendments Tuesday to exempt small- and medium-sized companies from a key post-Enron reform. Consumer ad...

Shahien Nasiripour

White House Quietly Working To Weaken Investor Protection

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The White House is quietly working to undercut a key post-Enron reform, significantly weakening protection for everyday investors and threatening the ...

Shahien Nasiripour

House Panel Votes To Permanently Exempt Small Firms From Part Of Post-Enron Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A House panel voted Wednesday to permanently exempt more than half of all publicly traded companies from a seven-year-old post-Enron measure designed ...

John Runyan For Congress? Republicans Attempting To Recruit Former Eagles Tackle

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. — Former NFL player Jon Runyan says he's considering running for Congress. In a statement issued Wednesday by the Burlington...

Shahien Nasiripour

Democrat Beaten Back In Effort To Add Loophole to Investor Protection Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A Congressional committee temporarily killed an amendment Wednesday that would have exempted four out of five publicly-traded companies from a post-En...

Congressman: Gadhafi Won't Stay In Englewood (UPDATE)

AP | VICTOR EPSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEWARK, N.J. — U.S. Rep. Steve Rothman said late Friday he's been given assurances from a representative of the Libyan government that Moammar G...

Corzine, Menendez Say Gadhafi Not Welcome In Jersey

AP | VICTOR EPSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEWARK, N.J. — Gov. Jon Corzine and New Jersey federal legislators joined an angry chorus of opposition Wednesday to Libyan leader Moammar Gadha...

2008 New Jersey CD-03 General Election:
Myers (R-i) vs Adler (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NJ-03: Myers vs Adler