Washington, D.C. - According to new polls out yesterday and today, Republicans are taking the most blame for the federal government shutdown, with 62% saying republican's stubbornness and refusal to negotiate is irresponsible and reckless. Meanwhile, roughly 50% also assign some blame to Democrats saying their spending habits are costing the...
Washington, D.C. - The U.S. House Of Representatives will be read the U.S. Constitution tomorrow morning at 10 am. on the house floor, the second time ever in U.S. history. The reading comes from the recommendation of House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte. In a written statement by Goodlatte, he said, “One...
Washington, D.C. Rep. John Dingell has announced his retirement after his current term in the House of Representatives expires, he served 58 years and has become the longest-serving member of Congress, surpassing Sen. Robert C. Byrd of West Virginia. Dingell joins U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, also of Michigan, who announced retirement...
Liz Cheney is dropping out of her bid to take the Wyoming Senate seat now occupied by Mike Enzi after lackluster and conflicting support and a family battle entering the public causing embarrassment for the family. Liz's hopefully senate race was supported by Dick Cheney and his neoconservatives, but otherwise...
Israeli Prime Minister went on television and made a passionate plea to American voters to the election a president that will help Israel draw a "red line" in the sand against Iran and its nuclear program. Netanyahu has been frustrated with the Obama Administration which as refused to endorse Israeli...
Atlanta, GA. The grandson of former president Jimmy Carter, Jason Carter, who is a Democrat from Atlanta, has announced that he will run for governor of Georgia in 2014. Carter has said his priorities are to reform a broken education system and improve the economy and the middle class and according...
Jerusalem, Israel - A group of Republicans has been scolded by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va) for drinking on a trip to Israel and skinny dipping in the Sea of Galilee while on a congressional fact-finding mission causing the FBI to investigate the incident. Several senior GOP staffers also...
Tallahassee, Fla. Former Florida house majority leader Carlos Lopez-Cantera, (Republican), has been sworn in as Florida’s lieutenant governor in Tallahassee to a position that has no official duties. Lopez-Cantera was forced to step down from representing Florida's 113th district in the state legislature due to term limits and in 2012 went on to...
Missouri congressman Todd Akin has stated that in cases of legitimate rape, a woman's body has ways to prevent her from becoming pregnant. The conservative Republican had been asked during a recent interview if he supports abortions for women who have been raped when responding to that question. "It seems to...
Millions of people enjoy photography for both personal or professional reasons every day. But recently there has been an increase in law enforcement violating the constitutional rights of those photographers, prohibiting them from taking legal and rightful pictures. Below is an article from the ACLU's website, and TFNJ staff...