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Tom Reed

Constituents Flood Another GOP Lawmaker's Town Halls To Confront Him

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 02.18.2017 | Politics

Constituents of Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.) flooded two town hall meetings on Saturday to confront and boo the congressman over the GOP’s vows to repeal ...

Republican Congressman: The Best Reason To Vote For My Opponent Is He Has A Hot Wife

The Huffington Post | Matt Fuller | Posted 11.03.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― If you’re asked to supply a reason why you might vote for your opponent ― essentially just an invitation to say something nice ― ...

Proposed Act Jeopardizes Welfare of Children with Disabilities

The Heller School | Posted 03.03.2017 | Politics
The Heller School

By Kim Zayhowski In February of 2016, President Obama released his 2017 budget proposal, which included a $10 million boost to expand Medicaid for ho...

Reed Elected To Congress

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

GOP Rep. Tom Reed defeated Democrat Martha Robertson on Tuesday. Reed and Robertson were vying to represent New York's 23rd District. Below, mor...

Ken Burns-On-A-Shoestring: Creating Buzz for Launch of Mini-Doc 'Digging Detroit'

Kevin Walsh | Posted 01.01.2015 | Detroit
Kevin Walsh

For a few months in-between wrecking-ball and ground-breaking, Detroiters will once again have an unobstructed view of the river at the corner of Fort and 3rd -- as if looking back in time and seeing the Purple Gang hijack another bootlegger at the docks, before moving its haul up the street to the speakeasy beside the church.

Michael McAuliff

WATCH: Republicans Pass 'Twinkie Subsidy' In Tax Break Package | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats charged Republicans with passing a "Twinkie subsidy" in a package of tax breaks Thursday that will add $304 billion to the def...

GOP Rep Blames Piece Of Tax Troubles On Congress

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.19.2013 | Politics

Back in June 2011, Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.) became the only New York Republican to serve on the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee. On Monday, Reed an...

Michael McAuliff

Lawmakers May Dive Off Fiscal Cliff Before Reaching Deal | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Fewer Republicans are saying "no" to raising taxes on the rich. But it still may be after the nation starts sliding into the fiscal abys...

House GOP Reprimanded For Late-Night Swim Involving Drinking, Nudity

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

A group of House Republicans were reprimanded last August for taking a late-night swim in Israel's Sea of Galilee that reportedly involved drinking an...

House Republicans Investigated For Drinking, Nudity

Politico | Posted 08.19.2012 | Politics

The FBI probed a late-night swim in the Sea of Galilee that involved drinking, numerous GOP freshmen lawmakers, top leadership staff – and one nude ...

Patrick Svitek

Radio Hosts' Racially Charged Remarks Stir National Controversy | Patrick Svitek | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

A congressional race in upstate New York is drawing some national attention after conservative talk show hosts made racially tinged remarks about an A...