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Steve Southerland Loses Bid For Re-Election To Congress
Southerland, who became the first incumbent member of the House to lose reelection Tuesday, was first elected to the House
Steve Southerland vs. Gwen Graham Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Florida District 2 Congressional Race 2014
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Immigration: Do you support the D.R.E.A.M. Act, which would allow children brought into the country illegally to achieve
Friday Talking Points -- Congress Briefly Interrupts 3-Month Vacation to 'Work'
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Congress followed up their recent five-week vacation with almost two whole weeks of actually doing their jobs, so to reward themselves they're now going to take off on another vacation. Until mid-November.
Rep. Steve Southerland Wonders If His Female Opponent Has 'Ever Been To A Lingerie Shower'
"I live with five women. That's all I'm saying. I live with five women," Southerland said. "Listen: Has Gwen Graham ever
Don't Let Misinformation Prevail Over Clean Water
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Wetlands improve water quality by filtering out pollutants. Wetlands buffer against flooding and provide crucial habitat for birds and other wildlife. All of these benefits support local economies. But these marshy wonderlands are being destroyed faster than they can be restored.
GOP Congressman Held A Male-Only Fundraiser That's Straight Out Of 'Mad Men'
The representative has previously said he voted to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act in a television ad without
GOP Rep Says He Voted To Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act, Leaves Out Key Detail
Rep. Steve Southerland (R-Fla.), who faces a strong challenge from Democrat Gwen Graham, released a new ad Friday in which
With Graham Name, Democrats See Rare Chance For Florida Win
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BLUE DOG BATTLEGROUND Gwen Graham, with $2.6 million in campaign funding, has outraised incumbent U.S. Representative Steve
The Finger-Pointing Caucus: Rich Congress, Poor Americans
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Predictably, recent celebrations of the anniversary of the War on Poverty, votes to extend unemployment insurance, discussions
Few 2014 Election House Challengers Winning The Fundraising Race
Utah Republican Mia Love narrowly lost her 2012 bid to defeat Democratic Rep. Jim Matheson in one of the few districts represented
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Steve Southerland Becomes First Target Of Democrats Post-Shutdown
The ad also lambastes Southerland for saying his $174,000 salary is "not so much." “I had no choice but to oppose Senator
House GOP Reportedly Sang 'Amazing Grace' For Doomed Plan
WASHINGTON -- When reports surfaced that House Republicans sang "Amazing Grace" during a Tuesday morning meeting, Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-Va.) responded with a laugh.
House Republicans Sing 'Amazing Grace' As Their Latest Plan Dies
Still, House Republicans leaving the meeting were pleased with their singing abilities. Rep. Steve Southerland (R-Fla.) took
Democratic Super PAC Targets Nine House Republicans Over Government Shutdown
WASHINGTON -- House Majority PAC, one of the largest Democratic super PACs, on Thursday launched a television- and online
Steve Southerland, GOP Congressman, Faces Tough Crowd At Town Hall In Florida
When Barbara DeVane, a retired teacher and longtime political activist who was apparently unsatisfied with Southerland's
Scott DesJarlais Finds One Congressman, Steve Southerland, To Take His Money, Briefly (UPDATE)
WASHINGTON -- Embattled Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.) is facing better-funded primary challengers and hasn't got much money
House Majority PAC Targets 10 House Republicans For 2014 Defeat
Many of these targeted candidates won their 2012 election by a thin margin. The most vulnerable, based on their 2012 performance
Kevin Yoder, House Republicans Reprimanded For Drinking, Nudity In Israel
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.), who was on the privately-funded trip but not involved in the late-night swim, was
House Republicans Scolded For Drinking, Nudity In Israel
The FBI probed a late-night swim in the Sea of Galilee that involved drinking, numerous GOP freshmen lawmakers, top leadership
Steve Southerland, Florida GOP Congressman: $174,000 Salary 'Not So Much'
Southerland’s comments are similar to what Rep. Sean Duffy (R-Wis.) said at his own town hall meeting in March when he complained
GOP Defections In House Funding Vote Hint At Trouble Ahead
"My first priority is always voting for what I think is in America's best interest," he told HuffPost. "I'm not here to please
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