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Lindsey Graham Censured By Fellow Republicans In South Carolina

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.13.2014 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) was censured Monday night by Republicans in Charleston County who don't believe he's conservative enough. According t...

Lindsey Graham Challenger Calls The Senator 'Ambiguously Gay'

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.15.2014 | Politics

Police officer and political novice Dave Feliciano, who is contesting the Republican primary to unseat Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), said on the steps...

Want A Free AR-15? South Carolina Senate Candidate Lee Bright's Got You Covered

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics

If you're the type of person who enjoys entering free giveaway contests, and you want to receive campaign emails from South Carolina state Senator Lee...

Trey Gowdy Says No To Challenging Lindsey Graham For Senate

The Huffington Post | Danielle Schlanger | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics

Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) has no interest in challenging Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) in 2014, despite calls from some conservatives for him to take on...

Doctor Barbra Streisand

Ken Fallin | Posted 08.25.2013 | Celebrity
Ken Fallin

Drawing Barbra Streisand is a pleasure, as her amazing features and dynamic personality present a creative challenge.

Sen. Lindsey Graham Challenged By Police Chief During Senate Hearing

Posted 02.28.2013 | Politics

A Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the White House-backed assault weapons ban grew heated Wednesday when Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) was challen...

Laura Bassett

Lindsey Graham Still Skeptical About Chuck Hagel's Israel Views

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.18.2013 | Politics

Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel is facing more scrutiny from Republicans this week in light of a 2007 speech he made to Rutgers University in...

New Senate Push to Pledge Unconditional Support for Israeli Preventive War on Iran

Jamal Abdi | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics
Jamal Abdi

The Senate should not be handing out promises to enable foreign leaders to decide whether and when the U.S. goes to war. This would not be a mutual defense pact -- it would be a suicide pact.

Shocker: America Spends $2.16 Trillion on Violence Annually

Rep. Mike Honda | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics
Rep. Mike Honda

One out of every 7 dollars spent in the U.S. is spent containing violence. Is this really how we want to measure America's success, how we want to develop as a society, and how we want to leave the world for our children and our children's children?

The National Defense Authorization Act: Our Disappearing Rights and Liberties

Alton Lu | Posted 03.04.2012 | Home
Alton Lu

On December 31, 2011, President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act. This year, the NDAA bill has passed with new provisions that should have the entire country up with pitchforks.

Obama Should Veto Empire Over Republic

Coleen Rowley | Posted 02.02.2012 | Politics
Coleen Rowley

Forget that the ACLU called it "an historic threat to American citizens"; this bill is so dangerous that it was criticized by the directors of the FBI, the CIA, the National Intelligence Director and the U.S. Defense Secretary!

How Did Our Oil Get Under Their Sand?

Dylan Ratigan | Posted 12.24.2011 | Green
Dylan Ratigan

While we have the illusion of choice in our politics, the only real consistency in policy-making is Washington's commitment to war and oil, and increasingly often, war for oil.

Job Killers

Jim Worth | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics
Jim Worth

Why aren't Republicans interested in creating jobs, the best stimulus for America's recovery? There are three reasons -- take your pick.

Andrea Stone

Pressure Grows To Add Haqqani Network To Terrorists List As U.S. Patience Wears Thin

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two U.S. senators Wednesday urged the State Department to designate the al Qaeda-affiliated Haqqani network as a terrorist organization ...

A Battle Worth Fighting on September 12th

Sharon Premoli | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics
Sharon Premoli

On September 11, 2001, there was celebration in the many parts of the world from which the financing came. It was a job well done. Now it's time for the Congress to do its job well and put the terrorist enablers back on the hot seat.

Ryan Grim

Don't Ask, Don't Tell Opponents Taking Revenge On Russian Arms Treaty

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The repeal of the military's Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy over the weekend was a major victory for the White House, but it is now imperi...

Legislative Prospects for Immigration Reform: An Interview With Marshall Fitz

Daniel Altschuler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Altschuler

I spoke with Fitz to explore the current context in the Beltway. We discussed the congressional politics on immigration in 2007 and 2010 and the significance of Latino voting patterns for the prospects of immigration reform.

Lucia Graves

Lindsey Graham Blasts Jobs Bill, We 'Just Write Checks Without Ever Having To Give Anything Up'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Before Barack Obama had even signed the unemployment insurance extension into law, Sen. Lindsay Graham was already railing against renewing benefits f...

The Uneven Hand of Justice

Gary Liberson, PhD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gary Liberson, PhD

There have been a number of articles over the past months on the racial bias of the death sentence and in jury selection. To be more accurate, the is...

Kagan Kabuki Theater Delivers More than Drama and Comedy

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Ross

OPINION - The senatorial process of vetting Supreme Court candidates is about as close to Kabuki theater as we get in America. Elena Kagan did the ri...

The Politics of Distraction: The Arizona Immigration Abomination and Governor Brewer

Michelle Kraus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Kraus

The Politics of Distraction have proven very effective for the GOP yet again. It was sheer brilliance to use the Palin wannabe, Arizona Governor Jan B...

Nukes by the Numbers

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jayne Lyn Stahl

It's heartening to know that the U.S. is moving closer to dramatically reducing their nuclear arsenal, but it's important to note just how vast the U.S. is, especially when considering ambitions of other countries like Iran and North Korea.

Elena Kagan's Strange Bedfellows

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Raymond J. Learsy

Kagan's nomination brings up again the issue of "Sovereign Immunity," and what it portends to our safety.

Washington. Where Nobody is Bi

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Franken

Bi-partisanship, by definition, is a two-way street. What the Republicans are talking about is a no-way street, which is really a one way path to the election.

Lindsey Graham: Pelosi Has Dems 'Liquored Up On Sake' To Make Health Care 'Suicide Run'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) took the anti-health care reform rhetoric to another level Monday, comparing the Democrats' final attempts at legislative...