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Corrine Brown Reelected To Congress

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Corrine Brown (D-Fla.) was reelected to Congress Tuesday from the Sunshine State's 5th District, beating Republican Gloreatha Scurry-Smith. B...

Florida Elections Face Uncertainty As Congressional Maps Are Redrawn

Reuters | Posted 10.04.2014 | Politics

By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Aug 4 (Reuters) - Florida's state legislature will reconvene later this week to redraw district ...

Florida Illegally Drew Congressional District Boundaries To Benefit GOP, Judge Rules

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 07.11.2014 | Politics

The Florida Legislature illegally redrew boundaries defining congressional districts to benefit the Republican Party, a circuit court judge ruled Thur...

Black GOP Candidate In Florida Faces Horrific Racism

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics

Gloreatha "Glo" Scurry-Smith, who is running in the Florida GOP primary to take on Rep. Corrine Brown (D) in November, recently experienced a very dis...

Democrat Cries Foul In Congress: 'Shame On Republicans'

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

Rep. Corrine Brown (D-Fla.) sparked a congressional manners debate after she shouted "Shame on the Republicans" during a discussion of GOP farm legisl...

Which Members of Congress Are Standing Up for Economic Decency - and Which 'Progressives' Aren't

Norman Solomon | Posted 05.13.2013 | Politics
Norman Solomon

If you don't see the name of your Congress member on that list, you live in a House district without a representative standing up for economic decency.

Most of Progressive Caucus Taking a Dive on Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid

Norman Solomon | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics
Norman Solomon

For the social compact of the United States, most of the Congressional Progressive Caucus has gone missing.

Iran Threat Reduction Act Actually Enhances Threat of War

Stephen Zunes | Posted 01.14.2012 | World
Stephen Zunes

Never in the history of this country has Congress ever restricted the right of the White House or State Department to meet with representatives of a foreign state, even in wartime. If this measure passes, it will establish a dangerous precedent.

Can John Barrow Survive His Constituents' Anger Over His Bad Health Care Vote?

Howie Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howie Klein

Barrow's vote against health care reform opens up the need to look at his entire, despicable, anti-working family voting record.

Obama Meets With Black Caucus To Discuss Priorities

AP | BEN EVANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama reassured members of the Congressional Black Caucus that he's on their side and will do what he can to suppo...