A trio of House Republicans have introduced a measure that calls for a review of abortion procedures in the United States in light of the horrors alleged in the trial of abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell.
With no resolution on the horizon over keeping the government running and providing for additional disaster relief funding, here’s a look at the numbers.
Tennessee Republicans seek to shore up freshman Republican Rep. Stephen Fincher on a draft congressional redistricting map released Friday.
List of lawmakers includes dozens of Republicans and several Democrats.
On average, Congressmen are actually less rich than you'd expect given their race, education level, and age, to the tune of $343,093.
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The aid has continued 10 years past its expiration date, and you don’t even have to be a farmer to get it.
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The GOP is pushing bills that Democrats say will gut new Wall Street reform.
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Seventy Republicans refused to approve the spending plan.
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It's easy for powerful members of Congress to help themselves to such largess and justify it biblically with "God helps those who help themselves."