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Tim Walberg

Tim Walberg Keeps His House Seat

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Tim Walberg (R-Mich.) defeated Democrat Pam Byrnes in Tuesday's midterm election. Walberg, who represents Michigan's 7th District, was first ...

GOP Congressman Says Americans Are 'Slaves' To Sports And Porn

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

Americans are slaves to sports and pornography, a Michigan congressman recently said, equating elective entertainment with the horrific American insti...

GOP Rep: Dems Trying To 'Pivot' To Violence Against Women To Avoid Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 02.20.2014 | Politics

Rep. Tim Walberg (R-Mich.) is miffed that congressional Democrats are trying to change the subject from the Affordable Care Act to other policy issues...

Dave Jamieson

Roofers Now At Forefront Of The Regulatory Debate | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans claim the Obama administration is choking small business with burdensome workplace regulations. Democrats say the few new re...

Dave Jamieson

Republicans: Bedrock Overtime, Minimum Wage Laws Due For Change | Dave Jamieson | Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics

In a Congressional hearing Thursday, Republican lawmakers indicated a willingness to reform the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the bedrock Depressio...

Elise Foley

GOP Defections In House Funding Vote Hint At Trouble Ahead | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives passed a three-week stopgap funding bill on Tuesday by a vote of 271 to 158, fending off the threat of a go...

SLUMBER PARTY: One-Fifth Of House Freshmen Sleep In Offices

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

(CBS) By Phil Hirschkorn & Wyatt Andrews WASHINGTON - Michigan Congressman Tim Walberg considers sleeping in his Capitol Hill office a luxury. ...

GOP Congressional Candidate Tim Walberg: We Could Impeach Obama Over Birth Certificate

Susan J. Demas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan J. Demas

Walberg, who's running for his old seat, said at a town hall event this week that President Obama could be impeached for not showing his birth certificate.

How Sarah Palin and Tea Partiers Are Blowing Up the GOP

Susan J. Demas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan J. Demas

When extremists are a (vocal) minority, reasonable Republicans and independents come out of the woodwork. And the spoils go to the Democrats, who look comparatively sane.

Eyeing A Comeback, Former Rep. Walberg Holds Health Care Town Halls

Chris Savage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Savage

Although he holds no public office whatsoever, Walberg has been holding health care town hall meetings as he gets ready for a rematch in 2010 against Rep. Schauer.

Time To Stop Paying Lameduck Members of Congress If They Stop Showing Up For Work

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

14 of the 26 non-voting members are lameducks who seem less interested in saving anything except their fat paychecks.

Riding Obama's Coattails, Mark Schauer Makes It a Race in Michigan

Chris Savage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Chris Savage

Obama's strong surge in Michigan, combined with McCain's withdrawal and voters' desire to punish the party in power, is tipping the scales in favor of down-ticket Democrats, whose victories will alter the power balance in Washington.

2008 Michigan CD-07 General Election:
Walberg (R-i) vs Schauer (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MI-07: Walberg vs Schauer