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Fact Check: Yes, Pregnancy Can Kill

Posted 12.22.2012 | Parents

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 10/19/2012 12:59 PM EDT on LiveScience A Republican congressman's claim that advances...

Walsh Labels Gay Marriage A 'Socioeconomic Issue'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.21.2012 | Politics

Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.), who is running against Democratic challenger Tammy Duckworth in Illinois, considers gay marriage to be a "socioeconomic issue...

Jan Schakowsky: Joe Walsh Is 'An Embarrassment'

Posted 09.04.2012 | Chicago

Congressman Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) is no stranger to incendiary remarks and name-calling: but usually, they originate with him. Walsh was previously th...

Joe Walsh: Muslims In America, Radical Islam 'A Threat' More Now Than After 9/11

Posted 08.10.2012 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) isn't known for holding his tongue. The outspoken politician's recent tirades against Rev. Jesse Jackson for "oppressing ...

Joe Walsh To GOP: Don't Look To Mitt Romney To Get You Fired Up

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

Want to feel fired up and ready to go for the 2012 election? According to the outspoken Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.), Republicans should look to President ...

Rep. Joe Walsh Is a Coward

Andy Ostroy | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Rep. Joe Walsh is a coward. Not because he's never served in the U.S. military, but because he's so egregiously picked on a woman who did, and who lost both her legs defending America's freedom.

Joe Walsh Endorses Tammy Duckworth?!

Posted 06.12.2012 | Chicago

A press release from the office of Democrat Tammy Duckworth, who is running against Republican Joe Walsh for his current Congressional seat in Illinoi...

Joe Walsh Doubles Down On Duckworth Comment, Says Military Service Not Enough To Earn A Vote

Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) found himself in hot water over the weekend for a controversial comment he made regarding Democrat Tammy Duckworth's military ...

Joe Walsh Ready For Tough Battle

Politico | Posted 03.30.2012 | Politics

Whether it’s with House GOP leadership, cable talk-show hosts or even his own constituents, Joe Walsh relishes a good fight. His decision to run ...

New Super PAC Targets 'Odious' 2012 Candidates

Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

A new super PAC is on a mission to take down the Tea Party, by targeting Illinios Rep. Joe Walsh and other 2012 candidates it describes as the "most o...

Boehner's Staff Used Backroom Tactics To Shape Congressional Races PLUS: Joe Walsh Paid Millions To Stay In District?.. Red Soxer Nixes A Run For Barney Frank's Seat

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 03.15.2012 | Politics

An Ohio voter advocacy group has released a transparency report showing instances of gerrymandering and secret backroom activities in the state's redi...

Anti-Incumbent Sentiment At Record High

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

As the 2012 presidential election heats up, both parties are pushing hard in congressional and gubernatorial races across the country. While Republica...

WATCH: Representatives Avoid Chicago Demonstrators In D.C.

Posted 12.08.2011 | Chicago

200 Chicagoans representing the Stand Up! Chicago coalition in Washington, D.C. visited Illinois representatives' offices in groups, seeking an audien...

Joe Walsh Apologizes For Calling Obama 'Idiotic,' Stands By Opposition To Jobs Speech

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.02.2011 | Politics

Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) criticized President Barack Obama for his upcoming jobs speech, saying "there is no reason for him to call a joint session of ...

Walsh Slams Buffett's Tax Hikes, Appears On Chicago Tonight Wednesday

Posted 10.31.2011 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh's (R-Ill.) scheduled appearance on WTTW's "Chicago Tonight" Wednesday will cover the economy, debt and revelations about his perso...

Elise Foley

GOP Freshmen Pledge To 'Trust, But Verify' On Debt Deal After Shutdown Disappointment | Elise Foley | Posted 08.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Freshman House Republicans are skeptical of striking another compromise with the Democratic-controlled White House to raise the debt cei...

Michael McAuliff

John Boehner, GOP May Not Be Hearing Tea Party Pals | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - The Tea Party roared Thursday. Or, it tried to, but it wasn't clear how well its demands were heard on Capitol Hill. A couple hundred ...