CIA Publicly Challenges Republicans For Inaccurate Information On Clinton Emails

CIA Publicly Challenges Republicans For Inaccurate Information On Clinton Emails (VIDEO) « by: Jenna LeFever on October 18, 2015 |RePost: 10/20/2015 1:47:34 PM | House Democrats on the Select Committee for Benghazi and the CIA are on the attack once more this week, after the CIA debunked statements made by Representative Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) in relation to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s emails. Top-ranking Democrat on the Select Committee, […]




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President Obama Fact Checks Congressional Republicans

President Obama forces Republican politicians to eat their own words

President Obama forces Republican politicians to eat their own words >by: Egberto Willies |Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 07:01 AM PDT| Noteworthy RePost: 08/02/2015 7:39:44 AM| President Obama continues his new stride as he chides Republicans for their failed prognostications. Democratic politicians encouraged his silence during the 2014 elections. Imagine what could have been if Americans had realized they had something to vote for. Imagine if Americans had believed that […]




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Washington’s fight over another government shutdown

President Barack Obama speaks in the James Brady Press Briefing Room in the White House in Washington on August 18, 2014. Taking a two-day break from summer vacation, Obama met with top advisers at the White House to review developments in Iraq and in racially charged Ferguson, Mo., two trouble spots where Obama has ordered his administration to intervene.

Washington’s fight over the budget might shut down the government again >by: Lisa Mascaro | 07/31/2015 | RePost: 08/01/2015 2:42:51 AM | WASHINGTON — Despite promises that it won’t come to this, Congress and the White House are charging toward another government shutdown. The next fiscal crisis could come as soon as Oct. 1 unless a new government spending plan is approved. But with House members having left Wednesday for […]




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Democrat tipped blogger about Scalise’s meeting with white nationalists

Newly elected House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) speaks to the media as Speaker of the House John Boehner (R) listens after House Republican leadership elections in the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 19, 2014.

Democrat tipped blogger about Republican lawmaker meeting with white nationalists | Reuters   >by: Jonathan Kaminsky | NEW ORLEANS Wed 12/31/2014 11:18pm EST | RePost: 01/02/2015 5:21:15 AM | (Reuters) – The campaign manager of a Democrat who challenged U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana tipped off a blogger that the Republican lawmaker had spoken to a white supremacist group in 2002. However, Democrat Gilda Reed did not expose […]




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Republican version of the “House of Cards” – non-fiction

John Boehner's House of Cards

Republican version of the “House of Cards” – non-fiction John Boehner’s House of Cards >by: Robert Gallimore |12/31/2014 10:33:38 AM| Before we begin the New Year of 2015 and the start of the new 114th Congress, we see a controversy brewing from the Republican version of the “House of Cards” the non-fiction version; staring newly appointed House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA.) and the Speaker of the House of Representative […]




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House GOP’s anti-Obama lawsuit gets a price tag – Exposed

Obama: House lawsuit brings new twist to familiar conflict

House GOP’s anti-Obama lawsuit gets a price tag >by Steve Benen| 08/26/14 08:00 AM | Re-Post 08/30/2014 5:43:21 AM | It’s been about a month since House Republicans voted to move forward with an odd lawsuit against President Obama, and yesterday, the election-year stunt got a price tag. D.C. law firm BakerHostetler will handle the House Republicans’ lawsuit against President Barack Obama. House Administration Chairwoman Candice S. Miller, R-Mich., said the firm […]




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Exposed: The House GOP’s immigration plan: ‘Deport ‘em all’

The House GOP’s immigration plan: ‘Deport ‘em all’   >by Steve Benen | 08/04/14 08:00 AM—Updated 08/04/14 09:02 AM | Re-Post 08/05/2014 | For two years, House Republicans have been under pressure to tackle legislation related to immigration. Late Friday night, the wait ended – the GOP majority finally held votes on the issue. They just weren’t the vote the American mainstream had in mind. Early in July, many congressional […]




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Spotlight: Obama calls House immigration bill extreme, vows action

Obama calls House immigration bill extreme, vows action >by Mark Felsenthal| WASHINGTON Fri Aug 1, 2014 5:21pm EDT | Re-Post 08/02/2014 |   (Reuters) – President Barack Obama said on Friday immigration legislation on track to pass in the House of Representatives is unworkable and will force him to act on his own to address pressures from a surge of illegal immigrants on the southwestern border. “House Republicans, as we […]




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Spotlight: The House GOP’s underwhelming response to a crisis

The House GOP’s underwhelming response to a crisis >by Steve Benen |07/29/14 01:00 PM| Re-Post | Three weeks ago, President Obama presented a pretty credible solution to the humanitarian crisis at the U.S./Mexico border. The White House requested $3.7 billion in emergency funding that would build detention centers, add immigration judges, and beef up border security, all while expediting deportations to discourage an additional influx. A week later, asked if […]




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Spotlight: GOP’s lawsuit against Obama will be a goldmine for the Democrats

Rachel Maddow MSNBC

Maddow: GOP’s lawsuit against Obama will be a goldmine for the Democrats >by David Ferguson | Thursday, July 24, 2014 23:51 EDT | Re-Post 07/26/2014| On Thursday night, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow showed how a group of Democrats in the U.S. House on Thursday mocked Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH)’s lawsuit against President Barack Obama over the Affordable Care Act by adding a series of amendments to the House […]




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