Back in the Tea Party wave of 2010, I ran for Congress in a red district in Virginia. (My timing was spectacular!) That was a time of a populist backlash against President Obama and townhall screaming.. Huffington Post
President-elect Donald Trump’s victory has largely been painted as the result of small-town America rejecting urban-elite America, but at least one faction of the nation’s rural communities.. Huffington Post
During a recent speech in Cleveland, John Boehner is quoted as saying about President-elect Donald Trump, 'He’s kind of a Democrat. He’s kind of a Republican...'
"Get ready, put your seatbelt.. Source: Geo Beats -
President-elect Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan were not particularly close during the 2016 election. But Trump's shocking win could help Ryan retain his speakership. On Monday, The House.. Source: Wochit News -
With many worried about the future of the US government after the election of Donald Trump to the presidency, some are looking to who the president elect picks to be his closest advisors as an.. Source: Wochit News -
Aaron Schock, who resigned from his Illinois congressional seat last year amid scrutiny of his spending, expects to be indicted by a federal grand jury, his defense team said Thursday. (Nov. 10) Source: Associated Press -
The Post’s Catherine Rampell, E. J. Dionne, Charles Lane and Jennifer Rubin give their take on the election and what’s at stake for each party. Live from The Post’s Election Night Viewing Party.. Source: The Washington Post - Affiliate -
With Congressional politics in his past, John Boehner has a new gig in South Florida. The former U.S. House Speaker will serve on the advisory board of Olympusat, a West Palm Beach-based media company.. bizjournals
WASHINGTON ― House Republicans are expected to vote on whether to water down a key piece of former House Speaker John Boehner’s (R-Ohio) legacy ― the 2011 ban on earmarks.
The House Republican.. Huffington Post
The Obama administration faced reality on Friday when they recognized the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) would not be ratified by this Congress. The TPP is dead.
How did people power win?
We.. Eurasia Review
Five years ago, President Barack Obama signed into law what Todd Harrison, the director of defense budget analysis at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, says will be the biggest.. Business Insider
House Freedom Caucus member Rod Blum narrowly won re-election in Iowa Tuesday, helped by Donald Trump’s surprise showing in turning back a strong Democratic challenge in one of the nation’s most.. Huffington Post
*Republicans retained their lock on the House for two more years early today as GOP candidates triumphed in a checkerboard of districts in Florida, Virginia and Colorado that Democrats had hoped Donald.. Deccan Herald
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan easily won re-election Tuesday for his ninth term in the House of Representatives. "I'm so eager to get back to work for you," Ryan told supporters in Janesville about 9.. bizjournals
Quick! Who has inspired, unified and mobilized Latino voters with the greatest historical impact? Nope, not brilliant strategists in DC. No, not any new-fangled technology to reach voters more.. Huffington Post
The James Comey FBI scandal has covered up the most vital fact of this election. Donald Trump is everything he accuses Hillary Clinton of being: a criminal, a liar, and corrupt.
Here are some of the.. Huffington Post
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We’re just four days away from this godforsaken election being over and four days.. Huffington Post
WASHINGTON ― Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) suggested Friday that he would not vote for current House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to remain in the job, laying out a number of criteria for the next leader.. Huffington Post
"Fracking" (hydraulic fracturing) involves vertical and horizontal drilling a mile or more beneath the Earth's surface to capture oil and gas resources trapped beneath solid rock by first pulverizing.. Huffington Post
Giant pumpkins are a clear and present danger, and we are not being told about it. Linus of the comic strip Peanuts no longer gives us the heads-up.
Consider in 1900, the largest pumpkin on record.. Huffington Post
I am writing a novel about the implosion of America. I've been working on it for some time now. My husband asked recently whether I would finish it before I die. I responded, "I hope I finish it before.. Huffington Post
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio ― At times, the closing argument of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign seems to be built around instilling paranoia in his supporters. The election may be rigged, stolen by a.. Huffington Post