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David Scott Re-Elected To Congress In Georgia Midterm Election

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. David Scott (D-Ga.) was re-elected to Congress on Tuesday. Scott has served in the U.S. House of Representatives since 2003, and before that s...

Zach Carter

How House Democrats Are Caving On Key Mortgage Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republican leaders Eric Cantor and John Boehner are about to secure the passage of a bill that chips away at consumer mortgage pro...

Jennifer Bendery

Civil Rights Leaders Considered Public Event To Question John Lewis On Michael Boggs

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Critics of President Barack Obama's judicial pick Michael Boggs breathed a sigh of relief on Monday when Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), a reve...

Jennifer Bendery

Civil Rights Icon Comes Out Against Embattled Obama Nominee

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) announced Monday that he opposes President Barack Obama's controversial judicial nominee Micha...

Jennifer Bendery

Democratic Critics Of Obama Judicial Nominee Unmoved By Peace Offering

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama has been fighting with members of his own party for months over a controversial judicial pick. But he appeared to...

Jennifer Bendery

Democratic Congressman Joins NARAL Campaign To Sink Obama Nominee

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. David Scott (D-Ga.) is teaming up with NARAL Pro-Choice America in a new push to sink one of President Barack Obama's judicial nomi...

Jennifer Bendery

House Democrat Unleashes On Obama, White House Pushes Back Hard

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- An intra-party scuffle over Georgia judicial nominees escalated Wednesday as Rep. David Scott (D-Ga.) tore into President Barack Obama...

Zach Carter

Wall Street Deregulation Likely To Attract Bipartisan Support

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When the drama surrounding a government shutdown abates, the House of Representatives expects to take up legislation to expand taxpayer ...

Zach Carter

House Dems Embrace Wall Street Deregulation

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just one day after Treasury Secretary Jack Lew wrote a letter urging lawmakers to reject a slate of Wall Street deregulation measures, n...

Zach Carter

Wall Street's Political Payouts Higher For Those Voting To Deregulate

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 04.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The recent Wall Street deregulation push in Congress has been fueled by a significant disparity in campaign donations from big banks: Me...

Zach Carter

Dem On New Derivative Rules: 'This Could Come Back And Haunt You'

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A House Committee approved six new bills to deregulate Wall Street derivatives on Wednesday, advancing legislation that would expand tax...

Alleged Burglar Arrested After Cops Follow Trail Of Cheetos From Crime Scene

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.10.2013 | Weird News

Some people get arrested because someone reports them to the police. In one man's case, it was the Cheetos that got him busted. Deputies in Kers...

Hate Meth? Not As Much As This Guy (WATCH)

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

Hate meth? Us, too, but probably not as much as David Scott. On a recent trip to a gas station convenience store in Greeley, Colorado, Scott notic...

"Thinking Our Way To The Moon"

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 01.08.2012 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

Apollo 15 landed in the moon's Apennine Mountains, near the edge of Hadley Rille, a canyon over a thousand feet deep. If I had the choice of visiting only one spot on the moon, I know I'd go to Hadley Rille.

Surprising Way Race Colors Attitudes To Health Care Reform

The Huffington Post | Yepoka Yeebo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Some opposition to the Obama administration's health care reform law is linked to racial bias, according to a study released by the Greenlining Instit...

GOP Must Repudiate Limbaugh or Be Defined by Him

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Menachem Rosensaft

By tolerating and encouraging Limbaugh, the Republican leadership is fomenting racial and ethnic hatred that could have disastrous consequences for our country.

After Swastika Incident, Rep. Scott Holds Health Care Town Hall

Glen McDaniel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Glen McDaniel

A few days after a recent town hall meeting where Scott lectured some in the crowd for "highjacking" the healthcare debate, a large swastika was painted outside his Smyrna district office.

CNN Airs Inflammatory "N**ga" Letter Sent To Black Congressman (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rep. David Scott, a Democratic congressman from Georgia, has been the target of several incendiary political attacks in recent days. Most notably, a l...

Swastika Painted On Rep. David Scott's Office Door

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. David Scott (D-Ga.) was introduced on a Fox News appearance with the announcement that his office had been vandalized. A giant swastika was paint...

Animals on the Hill, and in The Hill

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Markarian

The lawmakers doing the bidding for Big Agribusiness simply don't get that the American public wants to see all animals treated humanely, including animals raised for food.