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Congressman Calls Native Americans 'Wards Of The Federal Government'

AP | FELICIA FONSECA | Posted 12.11.2014 | Politics

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar's reference to American Indians as "wards of the federal government" has struck a harsh chord with trib...

Paul Gosar Re-Elected To Congress

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) was re-elected to Congress Tuesday, defeating Democrat Mikel Weisser. The congressman, who first came to Congress from t...

Arizona Lawmaker Wants To Ban Members Of Congress From Flying First Class On 'Taxpayer Dime'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.21.2014 | Politics

Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) submitted a request to the Committee on Appropriations prohibiting members of Congress from flying first class "on the taxp...

Shadee Ashtari

GOP Lawmakers Move To Block Food Stamps From Buying Pot Brownies

HuffingtonPost.com | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.04.2014 | Politics

If a new bill proposed by House Republicans is any indication, drug warriors are finding it harder and harder to whip up moral outrage over marijuana ...

GOP Rep. Undergoing Operation

Posted 02.14.2014 | Politics

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — Congressman Paul Gosar is having hip-replacement surgery. Spokesman Garrett Hawkins says the 55-year-old Arizona Republica...

Congressmen Say They're Getting Hundreds Of Calls, Emails From People Opposed To Syria Intervention

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

Several GOP congressmen are saying constituents opposed to an intervention in Syria are calling and emailing their offices by the hundreds. Reps. J...

Amanda Terkel

GOP Lawmaker Thinks IRS Leaked Mitt Romney's Tax Info To Harry Reid

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) was astounded on Wednesday when former IRS commissioner Doug Shulman said he did not know how Senate Majority ...

Jennifer Bendery

'Missing In Action': Congress Ignores America's Poor

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- At a time when Republicans on Capitol Hill are expressing outrage over canceled White House tours, something more deserving of outrage i...

Democratic Shift: Arizona Turns to New Leadership in Historic Congressional Campaign

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics
Jeff Biggers

With a 9-point Democratic voter edge in the newly redrawn District 1, an alliance of resurgent Arizona Democratic Party leaders and Latino and Native American groups has placed Wenona Benally Baldenegro's historic Congressional campaign into the national spotlight.

John Celock

When You Eat Scorpions For Breakfast ... Defying Brewer, Arizona Redistricting Places Gabrielle Giffords, Ben Quayle in Competitive Districts

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) could face a tough fight to return to Washington after Arizona approved new congressional districts Tuesday night --...

Jordan Howard

Arizona Congressmen Lobbied State Senators To Remove Redistricting Chair

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Howard | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Arizona Democrats have accused four of the state's Republican representatives of pressuring state senators to oust the state's redistric...

Sam Stein

Eric Holder Hits Back At Rep. Who Called Obama Administration 'Accessory' To 'Murder'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In an aggressive bit of pushback to an oversight process that's tripped up his tenure, Attorney General Eric Holder lashed out at lawmak...

House GOP Freshmen Trade Tips On How To Handle Town Hall Anger

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN and FELICIA FONSECA | Posted 07.21.2011 | Politics

ELKTON, Md. — U.S. Rep. Andy Harris answers Medicare questions before his Maryland constituents even ask them. Clear across the country, fellow ...

Elise Foley

GOP Defections In House Funding Vote Hint At Trouble Ahead

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives passed a three-week stopgap funding bill on Tuesday by a vote of 271 to 158, fending off the threat of a go...

SLUMBER PARTY: One-Fifth Of House Freshmen Sleep In Offices

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

(CBS) By Phil Hirschkorn & Wyatt Andrews WASHINGTON - Michigan Congressman Tim Walberg considers sleeping in his Capitol Hill office a luxury. ...

New Congressman Anchors Staff With Palin Associates

Roll Call | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's endorsement helped Rep.-elect Paul Gosar (R) win a seat in Congress, and now he's rewarding the man who introduced th...

AP Enterprise: Tea Party Still As Strong As Ever

AP | MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LOS ANGELES — Doubters who thought the tea party would fade away can forget it. More than 70 of its favored candidates are on Nov. 2 ballots, an...