A Senate in the Gun Lobby’s Grip
SENATORS say they fear the ... one that puts communities’ interests ahead of the gun lobby’s. To do nothing while others are in danger is not the American way. Gabrielle Giffords, a Democratic representative from Arizona from 2007 to 2012, is a founder ...
Some Republicans are backing away from social issues they previously trumpeted
Representative Cory Gardner, a Republican in a tight Senate race in Colorado, proposed the same thing after the Supreme Court’s decision on the Hobby Lobby case exempted some private businesses from covering certain contraceptives in health insurance plans.
Ten Dumb Things Uttered by Conservative GOP Stalwarts.
This is also the same ... senator, Carol Mosley-Braun with the objective of “making her cry.” This is the man Ted Cruz looks up to for masculine inspiration: someone who tries to make an intelligent, grown woman cry. One cannot forget former ...
For the believe it or not files: 22 percent of people think Congress is okay
It must be the same people who still call themselves Republicans ... An additional 36 percent say they don't want their own representative reelected. Both of those are the highest in the past two decades. Whether that translates into a huge protest ...
Wisconsin's Tammy Baldwin is first openly gay person elected to Senate
She became the first openly gay politician ... to same-sex partners of federal employees. "Tammy has been a driving force because of her ability to tackle issues without having to use double-speak," Wolfe said. "Having someone like her in the Senate ...