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Embattled Congressman Joked Online About Drinking And Hitting On Women | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas), who is being sued by a former employee for sexual harassment, wrote posts about alcohol and female trav...

GOP Congressman Allegedly Threatens TV Station

The Huffington Post | Ian Gray | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

Rep. Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.) allegedly called an executive at a local TV station earlier this week and threatened to pull his advertising if the statio...

A Gray Matters Reflection: The Way Out Right -- Crazy, Stupid or Just Venal?

Saul Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Saul Friedman

It might be amusing to point to the absurd statements of right-wing Republican figures. But the ignorance and venality that seems to accompany their hatred cannot help but hurt the nation.

Congressional Republicans Don't Buy Own Party's Pelosi Attacks

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After a one-two punch from Newt Gingrich and Dick Cheney, House Minority Leader John Boehner and other Republican lawmakers worry that their party has...

What Happens If Obama Wins Tonight?

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Brian Ross

Barack Obama has transformed American politics, and campaign finance. Now the question is, if he wins tonight, can he change government and live up to the expectations of millions of people?

Oil Vey! Exxon's Capitol Hill Shaming

Doug Kendall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Doug Kendall

The people of Alaska are still feeling the financial impact of the spill nearly 20 years later, long after the three-year period covered by compensatory damages in the case.