iOS app Android app

Joe Walsh

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Tammy Duckworth Slams GOP Opponent On Birth Control

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Tammy Duckworth, a Democratic House candidate running in Illinois' 8th District, is out with a new mailer attacking her opponent for say...

WATCH: GOP Congressman Says Birth Control Debate 'Not About Women'

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 02.21.2012 | Chicago

Opponents of U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh fired back at the conservative Illinois congressmen over the weekend after he said the national debate over birth con...

Ten Deep Thoughts on the All-Male Panel on My Vagina

Katie Halper | Posted 04.17.2012 | Comedy
Katie Halper

I'm really glad women aren't allowed to testify at this hearing, which is about their bodies. It's a dangerously slippery slope and I think we all know what comes next: box turtles are allowed to testify.

Walsh: Boehner Not Trying Hard Enough To Repeal Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 02.16.2012 | Chicago

Tea Party-backed U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh has already made it clear that getting President Barack Obama out of office is his top priority in 2012, but the ...

Preserving America's Safety Net

Tammy Duckworth | Posted 04.11.2012 | Chicago
Tammy Duckworth

Nobody wants to be on food stamps, but when my family lost everything, we were grateful for it.

New Super PAC Targets 'Odious' 2012 Candidates

Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

A new super PAC is on a mission to take down the Tea Party, by targeting Illinios Rep. Joe Walsh and other 2012 candidates it describes as the "most o...

Ringo Starr Loves 'Price Is Right,' Thinks Drew Carey 'Looks Gorgeous!'

Posted 02.01.2012 | TV

A-list stars, they're just like the rest of us. Take Ringo Starr, for example. Forever immortalized as a member of The Beatles, Starr loves to kick ba...

Tea Party Rep: Defeating Obama 'More Important Than My Race'

Posted 01.30.2012 | Chicago

While some Illinois candidates hope to keep their jobs (or get a new one) by focusing on jobs and the economy in 2012, U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh said his to...

Michael McAuliff

'Tea Party 10' Targeted In Multi-Million Dollar Campaign

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A liberal super PAC is set Monday to launch what it is billing as a multimillion dollar campaign to "Take Down the Tea Party Ten." Th...

New Poll Shows Tea Party Darling Trailing Democrats

Posted 03.27.2012 | Chicago

A new poll shows U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh trailing Democrats in Illinois' 8th District. The poll, conducted by Public Policy Polling on behalf of House ...

Walsh, Schakowsky Spar Over Obama Job Record, Regulations

Posted 01.25.2012 | Chicago

In an interview preceding the president's State of the Union address Tuesday, two U.S. representatives from Obama's home state -- the fiery, unpredict...

OMG: MSNBC Host's Jaw Dropping Smackdown Of Tea Party Rep.

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 01.25.2012 | Media

Martin Bashir tore into Representative Joe Walsh on Tuesday, condemning the congressman for his failure to pay over $100,000 in back child support in ...

Tea Party Congressman Calls Governor Of His State A 'Tool'

Posted 01.17.2012 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh has been a vocal critic of everyone from President Obama to "typical" Republicans, and during a Tea Party meeting in Darien, Ill. ...

Santorum Not The Only Politician With A Google Problem

Roll Call | Kate Tummarello | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

Congressional staffers control the content on Members' websites....

Expando: A Conversation With Eagle Timothy B. Schmit

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.03.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

According to Timothy B. Schmit on the name of his new album, he says the word itself came from a mobile home he used to live in when he was a kid.

Walsh Unchallenged For GOP Nomination In 8th District Run

Posted 12.22.2011 | Chicago

With the announcement that his principal primary challenger has dropped out of the race, the fiery freshman U.S. Rep Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) will now run u...

The 112th Congress -- How Not to Do Government

Joe Moreno | Posted 02.21.2012 | Chicago
Joe Moreno

Cheri Bustos would be an exciting candidate in any election cycle, but the current state of affairs in Congress elevates her candidacy (and many others) to more than exciting; it makes it important.

Joe Walsh Pushes To Wish His Constituents A 'Merry Christmas'

Posted 12.20.2011 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) on Monday made public his holiday wish: To wish his constituents "Merry Christmas" or "Happy Hanukkah" in mail pieces and...

WATCH: Anti-Walsh Ad Released By Opponent

Posted 12.14.2011 | Chicago

Just days after U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh announced that he would be running in Illinois' 8th District, one of his Democrat opponents released a video highl...

Texas Civil Redistricting Battle Could Have Unintended Consequences

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

As the 2012 election heats up, both parties are pushing hard in congressional and gubernatorial races across the country. While Republicans work to re...

Boehner's Staff Used Backroom Tactics To Shape Congressional Races PLUS: Joe Walsh Paid Millions To Stay In District?.. Red Soxer Nixes A Run For Barney Frank's Seat

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 03.15.2012 | Politics

An Ohio voter advocacy group has released a transparency report showing instances of gerrymandering and secret backroom activities in the state's redi...

Anti-Incumbent Sentiment At Record High

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

As the 2012 presidential election heats up, both parties are pushing hard in congressional and gubernatorial races across the country. While Republica...

WATCH: Walsh Makes His Next Move

Posted 12.09.2011 | Chicago

During a Tea Party event in Chicago on Thursday, U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh announced that he will once again run for office in Illinois' 8th District -- whi...

WATCH: Tea Party Rep Avoids The 99% In D.C.

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 12.07.2011 | Chicago

A group of protesters from the Chicago area in Washington, D.C. for the "Take Back the Capitol" week of action paid a visit to U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh's o...

Joe Walsh May Switch Districts To Avoid Standoff With GOP Incumbent

Posted 11.29.2011 | Chicago

Eighth District Congressman Joe Walsh may be reconsidering his congressional run in the 14th District to avoid a standoff with Republican incumbent Ra...