Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Vance McAllister, Kissing Congressman, Loses Midterm Election In Louisiana
Though McAllister will not be returning to Congress, his replacement won't be determined until Dec. 6, as none of his opponents
'Kissing Congressman' Vance McAllister Gets Very Little Love From Donors
But this time, a member of the "Duck Dynasty" clan is actually running to unseat McAllister. A new ad from Republican Zach
Vance McAllister Feels #Blessed To Have A Devoted Wife After Kissing Scandal
A married Republican congressman who was caught kissing one of his staffers has brought out his wife to speak positively
Conservative Group Targets 'Kissing Congressman,' Backs 'Duck Dynasty' Relative
Dasher is the nephew of "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson. McAllister has his own ties to the family: Robertson's son Willie
GOP Candidate For State Senate Ends Campaign After Admitting Affair
Arnold would have faced a challenger in a September primary, and it’s unclear how her affair would have impacted her electoral
Bobby Jindal Blasts Vance McAllister, Louisiana's 'Kissing Congressman'
His Democratic challenger is Jamie Mayo. The Monroe, Louisiana, mayor narrowly lost to McAllister in an October 2013 open
Vance McAllister Refunds Campaign Contribution From Staffer He Was Caught Kissing
"There's no doubt I've fallen short and I'm asking for forgiveness," McAllister said. In April, The Ouachita Citizen published
Just Desserts: The Kissing Congressman and Other Spicy Stories
Cooking up Pastries and Politics
Chutzpah. That's what my mother would say. (Actually, my mother's more than 90 years old now, so she probably would say something
Vance McAllister, 'Kissing Congressman,' Reverses Resignation Decision, Will Run For Re-election
If no candidate gets 50 percent of the vote in November, the top two vote-getters would advance to a Dec. 6 runoff. McAllister
Despicable Me: Which Republican Wins the Title?
CEO, president and co-founder of Advisory Link
What do we have to do to change the hatred and evil ways of the Republican Party so that they love something like... their country?
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Duck Dynasty Family Cousin Announces Congressional Bid
McAllister was very close with the Robertson family, even inviting Willie Robertson to be his guest at the State of the Union
Vance McAllister's Latest Snafu Blurs The Line Between Donations, Votes
Last month, during a hearing of the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs
Oil Spills In Wildlife Refuge After Republicans Dismiss Need For New Regulation
Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) asked Steve Guertin, Fish and Wildlife's deputy director, to identify who came up with this "hare
Congressman Who Praised Duct Tape Oil Repairs Vows To Fix Three In His District
"I see those pictures, and understand how a picture is worth a thousand words," said McAllister, who has worked in the oil
Congressmen Defend Repairing Oil Pipes With Trash Bags And Duct Tape
Watch the video above. "You took a picture of someone who was innovative, and rather than leaving the fluid to drip on the
Politicians Back Trash Bags And Duct Tape To Fix Oil Pipe
Politicans say they're OK with trash bags and duct tape being used to fix leaky oil pipes during a Congressional hearing. Considers any environmental outrage as a waste of time.
Vance McAllister Not Seeking Reelection After Cheating Scandal
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A top official in Rep. Vance McAllister's office says the Louisiana Republican will not seek re-election
Vance McAllister Aide Accused Of Leaking Kissing Video Resigns
Earlier this month, West Monroe minister Danny Chance accused Gordon of releasing the video. Terry confirmed to the News
The 'Front Page Rule'
Chief Operating Officer, The Bromwich Group
Despite an organization's best efforts at reputation management, a nasty (or worse yet, entertaining) anecdote about leadership can go viral in an instant.
Vance McAllister Kissing Scandal Sparks Mixed Feelings From Voters
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said McAllister has "decisions that he has to make." The closest thing to support
Friday Talking Points -- Happy 50th, Civil Rights Act Of 1964!
Chris Weigant is a political commentator.
This week was a big week for women's rights, as the Senate pushed for an Equal Pay Act to celebrate Equal Pay Day. It was filibustered, which just goes to show that one party cares about women's rights and one party clearly does not.
The Week to Week News Quiz for 4/11/14
Vice President of Media & Editorial, The Commonwealth Club of ...
Unless you've spent the past week underwater looking for Flight 370's black box, you probably know enough to score well on our latest Week to Week news quiz.
Bobby Jindal Calls On Vance McAllister To Resign After Cheating Scandal
McAllister's office says "as of now, there are no plans of resignation." McAllister defeated one of Jindal's close allies
John Boehner: Vance McAllister Has 'Decisions' To Make
McAllister assumed office in November 2013 after winning a runoff election to succeed former GOP Rep. Rodney Alexander. During
Top 10 Political Sex Scandals
Sociologist, dating and relationship expert
Presumably the Republican and Democratic leadership should hold training sessions on how to avoid sex scandals. Congressman McAllister, please consult the playbook on handling political sex scandals posthaste.
Vance McAllister's Potential Challenger Calls On Him To Resign
Johnson, who lost to McAllister in a special election last November, said it's "not a secret" that he wants to serve in Congress
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.