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Stutzman Defeats Kuhnle In Indiana's 3rd District

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Marlin Stutzman (R-Ind.) beat Democrat Justin Kuhnle in Indiana's 3rd District on Tuesday. Stutzman, who was first elected to the House of Re...

Sabrina Siddiqui

House Republicans Elect Kevin McCarthy To Replace Eric Cantor As Majority Leader | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 06.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans chose Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) as their new majority leader on Thursday, a week after Rep. Eric Cantor said he w...

Michael McAuliff

Congressman Running For GOP Leadership Because Of 9/11 Opposed 9/11 Bill | Michael McAuliff | Posted 06.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In one of his earliest acts as a member of Congress in 2010, Rep. Marlin Stutzman (R-Ind.) voted against the James Zadroga 9/11 Health a...

The State of the Union Address I Wish President Obama Would Give: 'I'm Not Going to Waste a Minute Trying to Work With You'

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics
Jesse Kornbluth

I'm not going to waste one minute trying to work with you. Not because I don't want to. Because you won't work with me. So I have no agenda to present to you tonight. You don't want to hear it. You're not going to vote for it.

My 2013 'McLaughlin Awards' [Part 1]

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.19.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Worst politician: There was no shortage of nominees in this category, as usual. Reince Priebus, Anthony Weiner, Trey Radel and crack-smoking mayor of Toronto Rob Ford all did their best to claim the title of Worst Politician, in fact.

The Tea Party Has Already Won

Marcus Landsberg | Posted 12.09.2013 | Politics
Marcus Landsberg

What government department does the Tea Party want to be funded that is not currently being funded right now during the shutdown? I can't think of one.

Contempt for President Obama Is Behind the Shutdown

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

The government shutdown is not driven by a Republican desire to overturn the Affordable Care Act. Nor is it about trying to reign in government spending. It is, at its core, the latest act in an effort by the far right of the Republican Party to delegitimize the presidency of Barack Obama.

Sabrina Siddiqui

GOP Rep: 'Pride' Is Why Republicans Won't Reopen Government | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With the government shutdown in its fifth day, many Republicans have conceded the fight is no longer about Obamacare. Rep. Dennis Ross (...

Friday Talking Points -- Shutdown Follies

Chris Weigant | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Well, I have to admit -- I never thought John Boehner was stupid enough to shut the government down over Obamacare. Shows what I know, right? Sigh.

The Bill to End the Shutdown and Default... and to Prevent it in the Future

Paul Abrams | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Paul Abrams

The president says he wants a clean continuing resolution (CR) and a clean debt-ceiling hike. The reason he gives is that agreeing to anything else is license for further abuse.

Obama Mocks GOP Rep., Says He'd 'Get Fired'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama on Thursday capitalized on an earlier remark by Rep. Marlin Stutzman (R-Ind.) that Republicans had to "get something" out of ne...

This Quote Says Everything About The GOP's Shutdown Stand

Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

House Republicans are continuing to play hardball in negotiations over the spending bill that precipitated the government shutdown on Oct. 1, apparent...

No Justification for Shutting Down the Government

Dale Hansen | Posted 12.01.2013 | Detroit
Dale Hansen

Outside of Ron Paul, few office-holders are known for being ideologically consistent and as we inch closer to a government shutdown Republican legislators are offering another shining example how maddeningly capricious most politicians are.

Socialized Medicine: The Horror Movie

Jeff Faux | Posted 11.29.2013 | Politics
Jeff Faux

The point is not that the British, or Canadian or any other system is necessarily the exactly right model for the U.S. But we will never get anywhere near the right model unless the ideological fog that clouds our political discourse on health care is lifted.

Congressman, After Hometown Criticism, Pulls Out of Event at For-Profit College Owned by Big RNC Donor

David Halperin | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
David Halperin

Citizens should ask their representatives whether they stand with wealthy for-profit colleges who have abused the public trust or whether they stand instead with the veterans, low-income people, and others whose dreams have been crushed by predatory schools.

Dan Coats: Indiana Senate 2010 Election BREAKING News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)- Voters in North Carolina and Ohio kept their incumbents and those in Indiana turned to an old Capitol Hill hand -- Republican Dan C...

Will the Tea Party's Legacy Be to Split GOP Tickets Straight into Defeat?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

In a year when Democrats are supposed to be shaking in their boots over the GOP Bogeyman's big gains in November that'll sweep them back into power, it is the Tea Party that Democrats may soon be thanking.

Indiana Senate: 2010 Election BREAKING News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Follow the latest news and discussion about the 2010 Indiana Senate race below. Email if you know someone who should...