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...
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...
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...
Washington, D.C. - The House of Representatives has just voted to hold US Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress in a vote with 255 voting for the measure and 67 voting against it. The vote by the House was so heated, the 42-member Congressional Black Caucus walked out ahead...
Washington, D.C. - The House of Representatives House Budget Committee has booted two of their own, conservative Tea Party members Tim Huelskamp of Kansas and Justin Amash of Michigan. Both Huelskamp and Amash have consistently voted against House Speaker John Boehner. The political analyst says the move will make it easier for...
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...
Presidential hopeful Herman Cain is said to be quitting his race for the White House amid yet another report of sexual scandals and affairs. His campaign team has only said he is "reassessing" his campaign, but an adviser close to Cain who asked not to be named said they...
As Americans say goodbye to the $2 billion presidential race here's a full transcript review of the concession and victory speeches of the 2012 presidential candidates. At the bottom is an image of what Romney's website as "President-elect" looked like, ready to go if he had won. --MITT ROMNEY's 2012...
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...
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...