http://www.thefloridanewsjournal.com/Three presidential candidates have signed on to the National Organization for Marriage, NOM, the whose stated platform is to appoint an Attorney General that opposes gay marriages, support efforts to block gay marriages and ban states from recognizing such marriages. In signing the NOM agreement, they have pledged to five...
Washington, D.C.- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was the last to name her appointments to the Congressional debt Super Committee, but she has now, and so the whole 12 member roster is out. This is the committee which is tasked with finding at least $1.2 trillion in deficit reduction measures...
Redistricting is sure to bring out the least desirable personalities of lawmakers in their effort to redraw political districts that will affect state and federal representatives’ ability to stay in office and be reelected as their voting constituents will change.  In most cases, with the recent Florida constitutional amendments...
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...
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...
Sacramento, CA- The Governor of California, Jerry Brown, signed a bill into law which will require school curricula and textbooks to include contributions to history by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans. That’s the public highlight of the bill, which passed the California Senate 26-11 in a very partisan vote. The bill also...
As the Republican primary race draws to a close with Mitt Romney becoming the presumptive nominee, the financial reports of the two campaigns for March have been released with Barack Obama having $104 million in the bank and Romney with just $10.1 million. Hoping to give the Romney campaign a...
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...
Tucson, AZ - Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu has announced that he is canceling his campaign to run for the 4th congressional district of Arizona. Babeu was involved in a scandal earlier this year when he tried to have his ex-boyfriend deported who was apparently an illegal immigrant. In making his...
Washington, D.C. - In a mini-version of the recent congressional showdown over budget talks, the "SuperCommittee" formed to find a workable budget has announced that they have thus far failed to come to an agreement. The newest proposal, a Republican action to raise taxes by $300 billion, was rejected by Democrats....