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John Culberson

GOP Rep Makes Eye-Popping 9/11 Comparison

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 09.29.2013 | Politics

Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) invoked an eyebrow-raising comparison on Saturday in support for House Republicans' latest plan to avert a government sh...

Michael McAuliff

Congressman Wants Syria Vote To Be Held On 9/11

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) thinks the House of Representatives should vote down a Syria war resolution on 9/11, in support of the vic...

Lucia Graves

Climate Denial's Next Frontier?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A battle over the "social cost of carbon" is heating up between the White House and Congress faster than an atmosphere trapped beneath a...

Zach Carter

House GOP Stomps Again On ACORN's Grave

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans are scheduled to vote on two separate budget bills this week, each of which would reject funding for the poverty activ...

Amanda Terkel

Are Government Jobs Real Jobs?

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) frequently rails against government spending and the need for a smaller federal bureaucracy. Responding to...

Texas Congressman Plans Sneak Attack on the FCC

Art Brodsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Art Brodsky

Sometime soon, Texas Congressman John Culberson is expected to try a backdoor parliamentary move to short-circuit the work of the FCC to establish some reasonable rules of the road to help everyone get connected to the Internet.

GOP Leaders Play Games While Oil Pours Into the Gulf

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

We have real problems in the United States that have to be addressed. But how can we solve anything when too many political leaders are more interested in seizing on issues to score political points?

Republican Congressman Calls Oil Spill 'Statistical Anomaly'

Right Now | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Rep. John Culberson (R-Tex.) writes an open letter to President Obama that indicates -- accidentally or not -- why Republicans prefer to raise questio...

John Culberson: Gulf Oil Spill Is A 'Statistical Anomaly,' Texas Congressman Says

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) took his opposition to the Obama Administration's decision to enact a six-month moratorium on deep-water drilling in the...

20 GOP Politicians Repeat $1,761 Clean Energy Bill Lie

Josh Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Nelson

For the past few weeks Republicans have latched onto the $1,761 energy tax lie to oppose clean energy legislation.

Cantor: GOP Will Be 'Attentive' During Obama Speech

Christina Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christina Bellantoni

Cantor and I talked about how Republicans would behave, and I asked if it would be like a State of the Union when they sit on their hands or hiss for parts they don't agree with.

Lawrence O'Donnell Exposes GOP Congressman's Hypocrisy On Government Health Care (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lawrence O'Donnell interviewed Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) in a devastating segment on "Hardball" on Friday, implying that the conservative congress...

"Daily Show" Mocks Republicans For Comparing Themselves To Iranian Protestors (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart devoted two segments last night to Republican claims that their plight is akin to that of Iranians protesting a rigged election. Earli...

House Republicans: Iranian Protesters Just Like Us

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Republicans want Iranian protesters to know that they feel their pain. After all, they've been there. According to Pete Hoekstra (R-Mich.) and J...

Yes, There Are Racists in the GOP

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Boyce

There is a segment of the GOP that brings a racist attitude to the immigration debate, and it's made up of House members, not marginal figures in the Party.

Impolite or Not, Congress Twittered While Obama Spoke

Ari Herzog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ari Herzog

About half a dozen members of Congress (from both political parties) thumbed their iPhones and BlackBerries and twittered while President Obama spoke about the economy and technology.

GOP Twitter Pioneer Culberson: An Interview In 140 Characters Or Less

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lee Stranahan

The RNC announced recently that they will be using Twitter in an effort to reach new and younger voters but some Republicans have been on the service for a while -- like Texas Congressman John Culberson.

Congressman Uploads Video House Discussion Using His Cell Phone

New York Times | Brian Stelter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

When Congress adjourns, so do C-Span's live broadcasts because the sole cameras that record the sessions of the Senate and the House of Representative...

2008 Texas CD-07 General Election:
Culberson (R-i) vs Skelly (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TX-07: Culberson vs Skelly

The Politics of the Twitter Dome Scandal

Nancy Scola | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Nancy Scola

"Democrats Seek to Quell Free Speech" is pretty much how Republicans in Congress have described the things that Democrats have done for decades now.

Jason Linkins

Congressmen Learn To Use Twitter, Break New Ground In The Field Of Bipartisan Bickering, Hurting America

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Twitter, the revolutionary web tool that I frequently use to let friends and colleagues know precisely where I will be getting soused on any given nig...