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Conservative Report Finds Flaws In Immigration Reform Push

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The conservative Heritage Foundation is claiming in a new report that bipartisan immigration legislation pending in the Senate would cos...

Jennifer Bendery

Conservative Groups Push False Information Ahead Of VAWA Vote

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With possibly hours left until the Senate votes to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act, conservative groups are ramping up their ...

With Senate Exit, DeMint's Conservative Firepower Grows

Salon | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

In the Washington media, there is a well-established tradition of respecting what I've long called the No Money Rule. ...

Paul Blumenthal

How DeMint Could Change Heritage Foundation

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Jim DeMint's (R-S.C.) resignation from the Senate and appointment to lead the Heritage Foundation jolted Washington on Thursday. It...

Tea Party Gains Control Over Key Groups

Bloomberg Businessweek | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

The Republicans’ anti-tax Tea Party wing, which failed in its goal to defeat President Barack Obama and the Senate Democratic majority, is rising to...

Nikki Haley Won't Take Jim DeMint's Senate Seat

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley (R) will not be appointing herself to Sen. Jim DeMint's (R) seat when he leaves Congress to lead the Heritage Foundati...

Tea Party Quitter DeMint Cashes In, Exposing DC's Dark Side

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

DeMint's performed one public service by abandoning his post: He's given us a glimpse of a half-hidden Washington where leaders don't lead, think-tankers don't think, and the house always wins.

Sanford For Senate? Former Gov Reportedly Weighs Potential Run

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

With Jim DeMint set to leave the Senate in January, former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford (R) is reportedly considering running for his seat. ...

Sam Stein

Jim DeMint's Mixed Senate Legacy

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) announced on Thursday he will retire from the Senate and head off to run the Heritage Foundation, the preeminen...

Marriage Made in Right-Wing Heaven: Jim DeMint and Heritage Foundation

Peter Montgomery | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics
Peter Montgomery

DeMint and Heritage are perfect for each other. DeMint came out of the Religious Right and became the movement's go-to guy in the Senate even before he became the face of the Tea Party movement.

DeMint Explains Shock Resignation

The Huffington Post | Sarah Bufkin | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) told radio host Rush Limbaugh on Thursday that he plans to remain an effective mouthpiece for conservative politicians -- may...

DeMint Leaving Congress To Head Heritage Foundation

Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint (R) is leaving Congress to take over as president of the Heritage Foundation, the Wall Street Journal reports. DeMin...