PostPartisan: House of Representatives


Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Our democracy’s dysfunction is shameful

We all have been somewhat traumatized by what has happened in Washington.

By Carter Eskew  |  11:59 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Civil Rights Act, Congress, House of Representatives, voting rights act

Posted at 05:03 PM ET, 04/04/2013

The Boehner Rule, the do-nothing House, and the want-nothing GOP

The House is happy to reduce its own influence, because House Republicans don't seem to care about policy.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  05:03 PM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House of Representatives, House Republicans, John Boehner

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 03/28/2013

The House Republicans, in one amazing quote

One member's lame excuses are a great example of a broken chamber — and a broken party.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  11:52 AM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House of Representatives, Mike Kelly, Republican Party

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 01/03/2013

House Republicans remain determined to ignore women

Letting the Violence Against Women Act expire is just the latest outrage against half of America.

By James Downie  |  03:26 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Cantor, House of Representatives, Joe Biden, Republican Party, Women's rights