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Roskam and Roe Bills Compete to Weaken Protections for Retirement Savers

Barbara Roper | Posted 02.02.2017 | Business
Barbara Roper

Without a single Committee Democrat voicing support, the House Education and the Workforce Committee reported out two bills that purport to require all financial professionals to act in the best interests of their customers when providing retirement investment advice.

These Democrats Are Doing Wall Street's Bidding

Micah Hauptman | Posted 11.09.2016 | Politics
Micah Hauptman

Most Democrats appear to see through the industry's cynical ploy and fully understand that it is spending these vast sums out of pure self-interest, not out of genuine concern for low- and moderate-income families. However, some Democrats want to stop the rulemaking.

Phil Roe Re-Elected To Congress In 2014 Tennessee Midterm Election

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Republican Phil Roe was re-elected to Congress on Tuesday. Roe represents Tennessee's 1st District. Below, more live updates on the 2014 midterm...

Phil Roe Talks Obamacare Reproductive Coverage Mandate: My Wife & I Are 'Fixed'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.12.2014 | Politics

Rep. Phil Roe (R-Tenn.) expressed opposition to the mandate that requires insurers to have reproductive coverage under Obamacare because of people lik...

Luke Johnson

Lawmakers Not Too Busy To Raise Money Under Shutdown Threat | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A government shutdown will force agencies to close their doors and send many employees home without pay, but the money won't stop flowin...

This Isn't Sarah Palin's Death Panel

Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie | Posted 10.13.2013 | Politics
Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie

Those that use this legislation to scare people about Obamacare actually end up hurting those facing the end of their lives. That is a sick form of politics certainly in need of a cure.

Friday Talking Points -- Class Warfare? Hardly.

Chris Weigant | Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

As was entirely predictable, once Obama stood up for taxing the rich folk a wee bit more, the Republicans fired back with what they think is the biggest weapon in their arsenal: screaming "Class warfare!"

GOP Congressman Performs CPR, Saves Man's Life At Airport

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.20.2011 | Politics

Rep. Phil Roe (R-Tenn.) used CPR Tuesday morning to save the life of a man who collapsed in the Charlotte, North Carolina airport. The Daily Caller...

Congress Hack Attack: House Member Web Sites Hacked With Anti-Obama Language

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Several House members had their websites hacked overnight after President Obama's State of the Union Address. Around 6:30 a.m. Eastern, the sites of J...