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Paul Blumenthal

How DeMint Could Change Heritage Foundation

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Jim DeMint's (R-S.C.) resignation from the Senate and appointment to lead the Heritage Foundation jolted Washington on Thursday. It...

Zach Carter

Torched: Committee Staff Disputes Whereabouts Of Bill Young's Gift Torch

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With less than one month remaining before the 2012 elections, one of the strangest ethics imbroglios of the year remains unresolved: Tor...

The Cozy Connections Between JP Morgan And The Senate Banking Committee

ProPublica | Cora Currier | Posted 06.14.2012 | Business

Through campaign contributions and well-connected staff, JP Morgan appears to have already taken its own accounting of the Banking committee. Here’s...

Man In Mayor Gray's Inner Circle Pleads Guilty To Destroying Evidence

Posted 05.22.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Thomas Gore, the assistant campaign treasurer on District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray's 2010 campaign, is expected to be in federal c...

Disgruntled Conservatives Take Aim At Orrin Hatch

AP | By KEVIN FREKING and JOSH LOFTIN | Posted 05.11.2012 | Politics

SALT LAKE CITY -- Disgruntled conservatives planted the seeds for Sen. Robert Bennett's defeat long before delegates at the Utah Republican Convention...

A Step in the Right Direction for Children Around the World

Chris Dodd | Posted 08.12.2011 | World
Chris Dodd

All Americans, regardless of political affiliation, can agree that no child should ever die of a preventable, treatable illness simply because of where he or she is born. Yet each year, that is precisely what happens to millions of children without access to vaccines.

Arthur Delaney

Outgoing Senators Join Law-And-Lobby Firm

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When he announced his plans a year ago not to seek another term in the Senate, North Dakota Democrat Byron Dorgan signaled he might like to head over ...

Can Brigham Young's Great Great Gay Progressive Granddaughter Oust a Blue Dog and Win a House Seat In Utah?

Howie Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howie Klein

Claudia Wright has told delegates at the Salt Palace Convention Center that Republicans have become so radical that some of their party members will consider Democrats, including her.

'Anti-Incumbent Tide' Threatens Republicans, Too

New York Times | JEFF ZELENY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Robert F. Bennett parked his white Acura, walked through the doors of Bryant Middle School and stood alone as he began the obstacle course tha...

Can You Feel the Anger? O, Villainy! O, Perfidy! O, Washington!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

That's part of why they sent us to Washington, and turned us into Washington: to bring home the bacon. Now it's like having porn on your hard drive.

Stanford, Texas Billionaire, Attempts To Get Out Of Jail A Third Time

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HOUSTON — Texas financier R. Allen Stanford's attorneys said Tuesday that jail has reduced their client to a "wreck of a man" who is severely de...

Robert Bennett Gets Another Primary Challenger In Utah Race

CNN | Paul Steinhauser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Add another name to the growing list of Republicans challenging Sen. Robert Bennett of Utah, who's battling this year for a fourth term....

Utah Becomes A Battleground In The GOP's Civil War

Los Angeles Times | Mark Barabak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Utah has emerged as an improbable battleground in the fight for the future of the GOP, as the party's veteran U.S. senator -- with nary a whiff of per...

Cloture Passes On Cass Sunstein, 63-35

Washington Independent | David Weigel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On a 63-35 vote, the Senate has broken the filibuster against Cass Sunstein, President Obama's nominee for Administrator of the White House Office of ...

Five Current Republican Senators Voted For Sotomayor in '98

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A bit of relevant history: Five Seven current Senate Republicans -- plus Arlen Specter -- voted for Sonia Sotomayor during her highly contested federa...

Ohio GOP Still Chasing Undecideds; Dems Making Sure Supporters Pull The Lever

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

The GOP must believe it can make inroads into Youngstown's urban community, because this month the second-biggest buy on the city's hip-hop air waves was made by the Mahoning County Republican Party.

Congress Should Travel More Not Less: Applauding the Aspen Institute

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Clemons

Let me play the contrarian here. We need as many members out seeing the world as possible -- and if they are at a forum debating political Islam...well, fantastic!

Jason Linkins

Robert Bennett Defends McCain, Airs Suspicions

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A spirited defense of McCain was already being mounted on television Thursday by Robert Bennett, who has, according to the Drudge Report, been on this case for McCain since December 2007.