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Joe Walsh Claims LGBT Community Has Become 'Constitutional Terrorists'

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics

Amid widespread backlash against the Arizona anti-gay bill that was ultimately vetoed by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R), Chicago radio host and former Re...

Republican Rebranding a Massive Failure

Dale Hansen | Posted 04.13.2014 | Politics
Dale Hansen

Priebus can cut off contact with liberal media outlets to protest claims that he feels are unjust; however, if he is truly dedicated to reestablishing the Republican Party, he could start by looking in the mirror first because as these examples show there is nothing the liberal media can say that will make Republicans look worse than their own actions do.

Are All The Best Rock Stars Now Over 50?

Cindy Zelman | Posted 10.29.2013 | Fifty
Cindy Zelman

I recently saw the legendary Paul McCartney in concert at Fenway Park in Boston. At age 71, he managed to draw a crowd of 37,000+ fans to fill the venue to capacity. And boy, did he rock the joint!

Former Tea Party Rep Goes On Racist Rant

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.29.2013 | Politics

Nearly a year removed from a one-term stint in office, former Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) commemorated the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington wit...

Walsh Denies Race As Factor In Martin Case, Wants To 'Focus On Black On Black Crime'

Huffington Post | Alexandra Schuster | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

Former Illinois congressman and Tea Party favorite Joe Walsh joined HuffPost Live's Ahmed Shihab-Eldin to discuss race as a factor in the Trayvon Mart...

Rudderless, in-fighting Illinois GOP to choose party leader

Reboot Illinois | Posted 07.31.2013 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

The Illinois Republican Party meets Saturday in Springfield to choose a new chairman. The previous party chief, Pat Brady, quit after his statement su...

Tea Partiers Rally Against IRS Scrutiny

AP | DAN SEWELL | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

CINCINNATI -- Tea party activists waving flags and signs, singing patriotic songs and chanting anti-IRS slogans held rallies outside federal buildings...

Key Donor: State GOP's Internal Quarrels 'Destroying' Their Party

Posted 05.10.2013 | Chicago

A key Republican donor lashed out Thursday against the Illinois GOP when he blamed the party's most conservative leaders of "destroying" their 2014 el...

Joe Walsh: 'It's Time For Civil Disobedience' On Concealed Carry Law

Posted 04.16.2013 | Chicago

Former U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh, long a Tea Party favorite, is urging Illinoisans to "break the law" amid the state's current lack of a concealed carry law...

Road to Forever: A Conversation With Don Felder, Plus Spin Doctors' 'About a Train' Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.11.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The song "About A Train" is about to be released on the new Spin Doctors' blues-rock CD, If The River Was Whiskey. The album comes out April 30th.

Tea Party Darling: Democrats Support Path To Citizenship For The Votes

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 04.04.2013 | Politics

Former Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) said on Tuesday that Democrats support immigration reform only because it would mean more votes for Democratic candidat...

WATCH: Ex-Tea Party Congressman Says Americans Are 'Stupid,' 'Lazy'

Posted 03.12.2013 | Chicago

During a nearly two-hour talk Sunday, long-time Tea Party favorite former Illinois congressman Joe Walsh made, surprise!, an incendiary remark that Am...

Report: Tea Party Ex-Congressman Went And Got A Job

Posted 03.06.2013 | Chicago

Look who just went and got a job! Confirming previous rumors, fiery Tea Party favorite former Congressman Joe Walsh has signed on with conservative...

Joe Walsh: Gay Marriage-Supporting State GOP Chairman Should Quit

Posted 02.22.2013 | Chicago

Forget feuding with Democrats — ex-Illinois Congressman and tea party-favorite Joe Walsh can't seem to stop sparring with leaders of his own party. ...

Eagles Land, Then Soar in New Documentary

Michael Sigman | Posted 04.20.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

The band reached its highest altitude during the mid to late 1970s, when the single and album Hotel California cemented what Rolling Stone called their "note-perfect Hollywood-cowboy ennui."

Ex-Tea Party Rep Says He Can't Afford His Child Support Payments

Posted 02.12.2013 | Chicago

During his unsuccessful campaign to be reelected to Congress, outspoken former U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh could never quite live down the label of "deadbeat ...

Joe Walsh Blasts First Lady For Attending Hadiya Pendleton Funeral

Posted 02.08.2013 | Chicago

Making good on his threat promise that he's not going away, ex-Congressman Joe Walsh reared his head Friday morning to blast the first lady for travel...

Karl Rove Strikes Back

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

Earlier this week, the Karl Rove-backed super PAC American Crossroads, rolled out the Conservative Victory Project, which was largely seen as an effor...

Paul Blumenthal

Former Tea Party Congressman To Take On Rove

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.), a Tea Party favorite who lost reelection in 2012 to Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), is launching a super ...

Joe Walsh Could Join The Ranks Of Glenn Beck As Talk Radio Host

Posted 01.15.2013 | Chicago

Given his inclination to blurt outrageous statements like "We may have to shed blood every couple hundred years to preserve our freedoms," talk radio ...

Walsh Makes Shocking Anti-Obamacare Suggestion

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.10.2013 | Politics

Former Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.), a staunch opponent of the Affordable Care Act, suggested people "defy and or break the law and engage in civil disobed...

Joe Walsh Touts Support For Future Senate Run

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.13.2012 | Politics

Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) may be on his way out of Congress after getting beaten badly by his Democratic challenger Tammy Duckworth in November, but he'...

Joe Walsh: Illinois 'Needs A Scott Walker' For Governor

Posted 12.10.2012 | Chicago

Defeated U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) on Saturday discussed his political future during what was said to be his final "town hall" meeting in front of ...

Dog Ears Music: Bankrupt on Selling Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 01.23.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by Modest Mouse, The Velvet Underground, Fitz and the Tantrums, Sleater-Kinney, Honeycut and more.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Tammy Duckworth, Joe Walsh's Winning Opponent, Says 2012 Voters Rejected Extremism

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It’s been just under a week since Tammy Duckworth defeated Republican Rep. Joe Walsh after a heated contest for Illinois’ 8th Congre...