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Joe Lieberman Retirement

Lieberman Offers Support For Term Limits

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics

Outgoing Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) offered support over the weekend for enacting term limits for both senators and House representatives. During...

McCain Roasts Lieberman, Talks Eating 'F*cking Kosher Meals'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.30.2012 | Politics

Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) is set to retire from Congress at the end of the year, but not before being subjected to a stand-up comedy routine about ...

Race For Lieberman's Senate Seat Gears Up

AP | By SUSAN HAIGH | Posted 08.19.2011 | Politics

HARTFORD, Conn. -- The dust has barely settled on Connecticut's contentious 2010 U.S. Senate race to replace retiring former Sen. Chris Dodd and candi...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week, Silicon Valley rocked as Google turned the Page on Eric Schmidt, while Steve Jobs took another medical leave. And the media world was rocked when Keith Olbermann's Countdown hit 0. Elsewhere, Ricky Gervais kneed the Hollywood Foreign Press in its Golden Globes; Comcast became the proud owner of a Peacock; Sarah Palin sat down with Sean Hannity to tell him that she's "not going to sit down and shut up"; Barack Obama served Chinese at the White House; Joe Lieberman announced his retirement, then made us wish it wasn't two years away when he maintained that Saddam actually did have WMD; Gabby Giffords left the hospital for rehab; Citizens United turned one year old (next up: the GOP's attempt to repeal the presidential public financing system, putting elections even more in the hands of corporate donors); and JFK's "ask not" speech turned 50, its call to service as powerful -- and as needed -- as ever.

Standing up for Joe Lieberman

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

Now that Senator Lieberman has announced he will not seek another term for the Senate, many pundits took Alice Roosevelt Longworth's witticism to heart: "If you can't say anything good about someone, sit right here by me."

WATCH LIVE: Joe Lieberman Announces Retirement

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Lieberman is holding a press conference at 12:30 PM ET. The longtime Connecticut senator is expected to announce his retirement. Scroll down for l...