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GOP Congressman Calling It Quits

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

Rep. Tim Griffin (R-Ark.) announced Monday that he will not run for a third term. "We have decided that now is the time for me to focus intently on...

GOP Congressman Makes Outrageous Accusation During Capitol Lockdown

Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

Republican Congressman Tim Griffin (R-Ark) is in hot water after condemning leading Democrats, including Barack Obama and Nancy Pelosi, for "violent r...

Rivers of Oil in Arkansas and the Republican Congressman Who Wants More

Bob Cesca | Posted 07.31.2014 | Politics
Bob Cesca

The only jobs being creating in Rep. Tim Griffin's district are for cleanup crews to mop up the damage from the dirty fuel he continues to endorse. But I'm sure the Republican voters in Faulkner County will figure out some justification for continuing to support the Keystone XL pipeline's biggest fanboy in Arkansas.

GOP Rep Sticks By Pipeline After Accident

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.03.2013 | Politics

Rep. Tim Griffin (R-Ark.) said Wednesday that he wasn't backing off his support of the Keystone XL pipeline, just five days after an ExxonMobil pipeli...

Amanda Terkel

House GOP Bill Mistakes 'Employment' For 'Unemployment' | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House Republican regulatory reform bill contains an embarrassing typo, mistaking "employment" for "unemployment." The "Red Tape R...

The National Defense Authorization Act: Our Disappearing Rights and Liberties

Alton Lu | Posted 03.04.2012 | Home
Alton Lu

On December 31, 2011, President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act. This year, the NDAA bill has passed with new provisions that should have the entire country up with pitchforks.

"Watch List" of FL Citizen Activists Distributed at AR GOP Congressional Town Hall

Dawn Teo | Posted 10.10.2011 | Politics
Dawn Teo

Staffers of at least one Congressional office, Rep. Tim Griffin (R-Ark.), distributed a "watch list" that features six activists who are constituents of Rep. Daniel Webster (R-Fla.), each of whom was openly critical of Webster at his town halls earlier this year.

Elise Foley

Freshman Republicans To Protest At Senate Over Shutdown | Elise Foley | Posted 05.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With nine days remaining until government funding expires, House Republican freshmen announced today they plan to rally on the steps of ...

PHOTOS: The 10 Economic Commandments Of The Tea Party

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By 24/7 Wall Street: In the latter days of Rome, the economy was crumbling, the emperor ... would placate the mob with bread and circus -- food and en...

DCCC Changes The Script In Arkansas' Elliott v. Griffin Congressional Race

Jason Tolbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jason Tolbert

The race for the 2nd Congressional District in central Arkansas between Republican Tim Griffin and Democratic State Sen. Joyce Elliott has not played ...

Joe Barton Sticking His Oily Fingers Into Arkansas Politics

Howie Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howie Klein

Who's this Griffin character Barton is so dead set on getting into Congress? Many of us first became familiar with Griffin around the time of the 2000 election when he worked as an opposition research director for Bush.

It's Not Sarah's Fault...Just Ask Her

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

When it comes to taking responsibility for her failures, Sarah Palin is completely unaccountable. Her finger is always pointed at the most convenient scapegoat.

Sam Stein

Lincoln Under Siege From Both Sides For EFCA Position | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Blanche Lincoln's decision to oppose the union-backed Employee Free Choice Act, two years after supporting it, seemed at the time to take a thorn...

Karl Rove, Sarah Palin and Tim Griffin Walk Into a Bar...

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

Why did Karl Rove's right-hand man and special assistant to George W. Bush, under Congressional investigation for felony vote caging, come to Alaska over 20 times last year?

Politico's Karl Rove Connection

Salon | Glenn Greenwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tim Griffin has long been one of Karl Rove's closest "protégés" and has been at the epicenter of many of the most significant episodes of Republican...

Five Staffers McCain Should Fire

Natasha Vargas-Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Natasha Vargas-Cooper

You're a damn war hero, McCain. It's time to cowboy up and nail some people's asses to the wall. Let the purge begin, brother, otherwise the only thing you're going to president of is the steering committee at the Elks Lodge.

US Attorney Scandal Figure To Help With Oppo Research Against Obama

Election Central | Greg Sargent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Republican National Committee is hiring one of the party's toughest oppo-researchers -- former Karl Rove protege Tim Griffin, who was also at the ...