Today's political commenters often misuse the concept of "checks and balances" to refer directly to politics. This is just flat-out wrong.
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Rangel is among an uncomfortably long list of Black lawmakers being probed by the House Ethics Committee, and many wonder out loud about the motivations.
How anyone -- having chosen to stand with Jefferson Davis on the side of nullification and secession -- could then have the effrontery to appear at a Lincoln Day dinner is beyond my poor powers of comprehension.
If, as expected, many House Republican officials rally behind Joe Wilson for his "you lie" moment during the House debate on Wilson today, they will b...
Rather than keep a low profile, Rep. Joe "You lie!" Wilson (R-S.C.) returned to the scene of the crime -- or, at least, the clear violation of House r...
Mumbled apologies or standing up in front of everybody for questionable dress downs doesn't really do much for moving forward. It just gets people madder and more resentful.
The Progressive Change Campaign Committee has launched a petition asking Congress to censure Rep. Joe Wilson.
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