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Rep Jim Moran

Give Congress a Pay Raise? As If!

Jamison Doran | Posted 04.07.2014 | Politics
Jamison Doran

Shut down the government? They still collect their paychecks. Waste time voting on a Supreme Court upheld law? Doesn't matter, they can waste all the time they want and still get paid. If only the rest of us had such cushy jobs that rewarded us for not doing a damn thing.

This Norooz, Wishing Iranians (Access to) a Healthy New Year

Yasmin Radjy | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics
Yasmin Radjy

Due to current sanctions, ordinary Iranians often cannot access the life-saving medicine they need to address critical health issues. While humanitarian trade is technically exempt, the sale of medicines to Iran is still effectively blocked.

Danielle Schlanger

Barking On Capitol Hill Coming From Cute Dogs, Not Lawmakers

HuffingtonPost.com | Danielle Schlanger | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

Justin, a brown Shepherd-mix puppy, is an unlikely visitor to Capitol Hill. Though he spent Tuesday afternoon in the House of Representatives' Canon H...

Concerned Voices Create Change

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 11.12.2012 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

Making a change in the environment begins on a granular level.

One Week After Colorado Shooting, US Government Still Failing to Safeguard America

Michael Shank | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics
Michael Shank

while President Barack Obama has mentioned that assault weapons belong in the hands of US soldiers and not on the streets of America, he has left it to Congress to move forward on an assault weapons ban. That's too bad because Congress isn't remotely close to doing anything.

Calling for the Creation of Afghanistan-Pakistan Study Group

Rep. Mike Honda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Mike Honda

As America heads inexorably towards its tenth year of war in Afghanistan, it is clear that the end of this, America's longest war, is nowhere in sight.

The Kennedy Legacy vs. Glenn Beck's Lies About Reform "Murdering" Small Businesses

Art Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Art Levine

Contrary to conservative myth-making, it's not just workers who would benefit from the right to get accessible, affordable health-care, but small businesses too.

Take Action for Animals This Summer

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael Markarian

It's a life-changing event, and two months from now you can be part of it. Here's what animal advocates had to say after previously attending the Taki...

Dem Congressman: No Viagra Before 10 PM

CNN.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former presidential candidate Robert Dole made headlines as a pitchman for Viagra, and now a decade later a Virginia congressman wants to limit the ti...

Is Congressman Jim Moran Inappropriately Interfering in NFL Union Chief Election?

Paula Duffy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paula Duffy

Congressman Jim Moran has decided it is time to poke his head into the on-going saga of who will succeed the late Gene Upshaw as the Executive Director of the NFL Players' Association (NFLPA).