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Why This Democrat Thinks His Colleagues Are 'Cockroaches'

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 12.19.2013 | Politics

Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) compared his Capitol Hill colleagues to "reverse cockroaches" on Thursday for stripping a major bipartisan budget deal of ...

Senator Vitter's 'Chemical Safety' Bill

Alex Formuzis | Posted 10.14.2013 | Green
Alex Formuzis

It's imperative to maintain a focus on not only the failings of the existing federal law but also the pitfalls of adopting Vitter's bill in its place.

Ethics Panel Condemns GOP Senator For Unprecedented Actions

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. David Vitter undermined public trust when he blocked a raise for Interior Secretary Ken Salazar unless he issued more deep-wat...

Mike Spears Challenges David Vitter To 'Epic' Steel Cage Match

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

While Sen. David Vitter's Democratic opponents are seeking to take him down by bringing his past issues with prostitutes and sexual infidelity to ligh...

Louisiana Democratic Party Makes Fundraising Plea To Convert David Vitter Prostitution Video Into TV Ad

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Louisiana Democratic Party is hoping to turn their recently released, highly successful web video highlighting the surprisingly oft-forgotten pro...

David Vitter Faces Serious Challenges From Republican Chet Traylor, Independent Ernest Wooton

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Sixteen people have signed up to run for the seat held by Republican U.S. Sen. David Vitter, including a former Louisiana Sup...

Stormy Daniels, Porn Star, Joins Republican Party After RNC Bondage Club Outing

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

While most of the reaction to an RNC-funded outing at a Los Angeles bondage-themed nightclub in February has been critical, it has won the GOP at leas...

David Vitter Pledges To Stop Blocking Obama Nominees

AP | MELINDA DESLATTE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BATON ROUGE, La. — U.S. Sen. David Vitter said Monday he'll stop delaying President Barack Obama's nominees to be federal prosecutors and judges...

Daisies for the GOP

Peter J. Ognibene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter J. Ognibene

DAISIs preach biblical fidelity to the masses, castigate those who veer from the straight-and-narrow but fail to practice in their own lives what they so sanctimoniously preach.

Vitter's FEMA Block Just "Political Posturing": Gibbs

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With the start of hurricane season just around the corner, the White House did not mince words Wednesday in blasting Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) for pla...

Craig Fugate, FEMA Nominee, Blocked By David Vitter

McClatchy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Louisiana senator is stalling Florida emergency management director Craig Fugate's nomination as head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency ....

Tony Perkins Turns Down Primary Run Against Vitter

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This hasn't been a very good week for Louisiana Sen. David Vitter but it's ending on a positive note: Family Research Council president Tony Perkins h...

Vitter Slams 'Bloated' Omnibus While Benefiting From $249 Million In Earmarks

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republicans like Sens. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) and Lindsey Graham (R-AZ), have been attacking the $410 billion omnibus spending bill, claiming that it has too ...

Aerosmith, Rep. Cantor, Hookers, and Hypocrisy

Don Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Don Parker

After Eric Cantor released an ad touting the Republican "victory" over the Democrats in the battle over the stimulus legislation, Aerosmith sent Cantor the following letter: