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Arthur Delaney

Dems Who Voted Against Unemployment Benefits Soon To Be Unemployed | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Those who wanted Congress to reauthorize extended unemployment insurance this summer often assumed that Democrats who opposed the benefi...

Immigration Insider | 2 Weeks Out: With Interest In Voting Up, Ads Tell Nevada Latinos "Don't Vote"

Frank Sharry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Sharry

Check out America's Voice new weekly resource, "Immigration Insider," which takes an in-depth look at immigration politics, leading up to the Novemb...

Jason Linkins

Walt Minnick, Idaho Democrat, Goes After His Opponent On Immigration | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pop quiz, everyone! It's September, 2010, and the midterm elections loom in the distance. A candidate running for the House of Representatives cuts ...

Sam Stein

Rep. Walt Minnick, Lone Dem Endorsed By Tea Party, Rejects Endorsement | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The one Democratic member of Congress endorsed by the Tea Party Express formally rejected the endorsement on Monday, citing disgust with a satirical, ...

Sam Stein

Walt Minnick Tea Party Endorsement: Minnick Campaign Accepts | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Congratulations to Representative Walt Minnick (D-Idaho), because you are the King Of Tea Party Bipartisan Cover!

Ryan Grim

Minnick Waiting For Final Step In Health Care Fight | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With President Obama forging ahead on health care reform, the moment of truth is arriving for wavering Democrats who would prefer that the issue just ...

Idaho Delegation Forgets the Invisible Hand

Walid Zafar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Walid Zafar

When their own constituents are in need, the Idaho Congressional delegation abandons Friedrich von Hayek and head straight to the waiting arms of John Maynard Keynes.

Cantor & Nazism; H1N1 & Wall Street; Billionaires for Wealthcare

Mike Stark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Stark

I spent the day on the Hill interviewing Representatives about Wall Street and how they were able to jump the line to get the H1N1 flu vaccine before pregnant women and children.

Car Dealers Exempt From New Consumer Protection Agency

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

The House Financial Services Committee approved a key amendment Thursday, 47-21, to keep automobile dealers exempt them from a new government consumer protection agency.

Ryan Grim

Frank Bites Back, Demands Retraction Of Blue Dog Comments In Politico | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Backers of President Obama's cornerstone financial regulatory reform proposal pushed back Monday against the Blue Dog Coalition, which is promoting a ...

Blue Dogs Aim To Scrap Obama's Financial Product Safety Commission

Politico | Victoria McGrane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Blue Dogs and other conservative Democrats -- uneasy with a key element of President Barack Obama's plan to regulate Wall Street -- are rallying aroun...

Idaho Turns A Little Bit Blue

Daily Kos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Congratulations to Walt Minnick, flipping a seat that has been in Republican hands for the past 14 years in a state that has been as unfriendly to Dem...

2008 Idaho CD-01 General Election:
Sali (R-i) vs Minnick (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ID-01: Sali vs Minnick

Republicans No Longer Have Lock On Idaho

WS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bill Sali is defying the political odds by making Idaho's first-district congressional race competitive. That isn't good for Mr. Sali: He is the incum...