2chambers: House Democrats


Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Democrats unveil proposals to address Newtown shooting

Several Democratic proposals in the House and Senate could be adopted as part of the White House review.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  01:32 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  All About Congress, Barbara Boxer, Daniel Inouye, Diane Feinstein, FCC, FTC, gun control, House, House Democrats, Jay Rockfeller, Patrick Leahy, Senate, Senate Democrats

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 12/05/2012

House Democrats tout diversity in the ranks

Unlike the GOP, Democrats note that members who are White, Black, old, young, urban and rural earned top spots on House committees.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  02:35 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Candice Miller, Henry Waxman, House, House Administration Committee, House Democrats, House Republicans, John Boehner, Louise Slaughter, Maxine Waters, Nancy Pelosi, Nita Lowey, Sander Levin

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 11/21/2012

Jesse Jackson Jr. resigns: Read his resignation letter

Read the congressman's resignation letter, in which he thanks his constituents for 17 years of service.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  03:01 PM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House, House Democrats, Illinois, Illinois politics, Jesse Jackson Jr., John Boehner

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 11/14/2012

Nancy Pelosi staying put, criticizes Luke Russert for age question

2CHAMBERS | The House minority leader announced her decision to colleagues Wednesday morning.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  10:49 AM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House, House Democrats, Nancy Pelosi

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 11/08/2012

Reports: Jesse Jackson Jr. in plea deal talks

The Illinois congressman, who has checked himself back into rehab, is reportedly under investigation for campaign spending improprieties.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  09:41 AM ET, 11/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House, House Democrats, Jesse Jackson Jr.

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 11/07/2012

How did #5in5 candidates fare?

How did the House candidates in the 15 races we profiled this year match up on Tuesday night? Who's going back to Washington and who's going home?

By Ed O'Keefe  |  01:10 PM ET, 11/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  #5in5, 2012 House races, Alan Grayson, allen west, Bill Foster, House Democrats, House Republicans, Judy Biggert, Steve King

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 11/05/2012

On final campaign weekend, John Boehner is home

Boehner feels so confident about GOP holding the House that he's spending the final campaign weekend driving across Ohio.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  05:00 AM ET, 11/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012 House races, House, House Democrats, House Republicans, John Boehner, Nancy Pelosi, Ohio

Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 11/01/2012

Allen West and Alan Grayson: Florida’s bipartisan contribution to partisanship.

The highly partisan Florida reps became iconic representations of their party’s fortunes in 2010 -- and may again this year.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  03:51 PM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012 House races, Alan Grayson, allen west, florida, florida politics, House, House Democrats, House Republicans

Posted at 07:30 PM ET, 10/27/2012

House elections spell a Republican story and victory

Many in Washington now agree: Democrats hold almost no chance of winning back the House.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  07:30 PM ET, 10/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012 House races, House, House Democrats, House Republicans, John Boehner, Nancy Pelosi

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 01/27/2012

Biden takes aim at GOP field, leaders by name in speech to House Democrats

Vice President Biden directed searing criticism at GOP leaders and presidential field — by name — in a speech ro House Democrats.

By Felicia Sonmez  |  01:09 PM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Vice President Biden, Joe Biden, House Democrats