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What? Another Lobbyist Scandal Involving a GOP Member of the House? FBI Investigates Rep. Curt Weldon

Oh my, say it ain’t so… Could it be? Another Republican member of the House is under investigation for trading political influence for lucrative lobbying and consulting contracts? It’s seems there must be something in the water on that side of the aisle, or are these lawmakers all drunk on greed and power? The Justice […]

Kerry On The Road in Maine and Maryland

John Kerry will be in Maine on Saturday to campaign with Maine Democratic candidates in Lewiston and Westbrook. Kerry, the 2004 Democratic presidential nominee, will join U.S. Reps. Mike Michaud and Tom Allen and Gov. John Baldacci to support their re-election campaigns. More info on the events in Maine is available here. On Sunday, October […]

John Kerry Delivers the Keynote Address to the NH Jefferson Jackson Dinner Tonight: “What We Have in Washington is a House of Lies”

John Kerry will be delivering the keynote address at tonight’s Jefferson Jackson dinner in New Hampshire in just a short time. You can watch it LiveStream on C-SPAN 2. Tune in. AP reports, Kerry “likened the congressional page scandal to the war in Iraq on Friday, saying Republicans have lied about both.” “A lie, a […]

FoleyGate Investigation Leads to Possible KolbeGate

Hmmm… When FoleyGate first broke the sounds of the GOP stumbling over each other to quickly do damage control were deafening. As the investigation into the coverup by Foley’s GOP enablers in the House continues, it appears that FoleyGate could erupt into KolbeGate… Federal prosecutors in Arizona have opened a preliminary investigation of a camping […]

Rep. Ney Pleads Quilty in Lobbying Scandal

Rep. Bob Ney could get 27 months to 10 years in prison at his January 19th sentencing. Rep. Bob Ney pleaded guilty Friday to bribery charges stemming from the Jack Abramoff influence-peddling investigation. He’s the only member of Congress yet to be criminally charged in the Abramoff scandal. The Ohio Republican was the first member […]

Senate Balance of Power

The battle for control of the U.S. Senate is coming down to the wire and it’s all tied. Rasmussen Reports currently rates 49 Senate seats as Republican or Leans Republican and 49 seats as Democrat or Leans Democrat (see State-by-State Summary). Only two states remain in the Toss-Up category–New Jersey, and Missouri. Today Rasmussen Reports […]