Herrera Beutler praises flood insurance relief bill
U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Camas, this week praised the approval of a flood insurance relief bill that cleared the House on a bipartisan vote.
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Thursday Mar 6
The 200th Woman Elected to the House, McMorris Rodgers Works to Recruit More of her Own
House Republican Conference Chairwoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers readily admits the GOP needs more gender diversity.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
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These Are The Cities Competing To Host The 2016 GOP Convention
MARCH 18: Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus speaks at the National Press Club March 18, 2013 in Washington, DC.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
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Virginia Republican Says A Pregnant Woman Is Just A 'Host,' Though 'Some Refer To Them As Mothers'
A pregnant woman is just a "host" that should not have the right to end her pregnancy, Virginia State Sen. Steve Martin wrote in a Facebook rant defending his anti-abortion views.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Exit of Washington's Rep. Hastings Portends GOP Primary Battle
Thursday's surprise announcement by Rep. Doc Hastings that he will not seek re-election has set the stage for a battle royal among the 10-term congressman's fellow Republicans in Washington state's 4th Congressional District.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Herrera Beutler questions absence of CRC oversight reports
U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Camas, this week asked the Federal Transit Administration why regular oversight reports on the Columbia River Crossing abruptly stopped last year.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
McMorris Rodgers breaks with fellow GOP leaders on debt ceiling
The U.S., House of Representatives, on a bipartisan 221-201 Tuesday vote, raised the national debt ceiling through March of 2015, but a Washington lawmaker broke with fellow Republican leaders to come down on the side of default.
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House of Representatives votes to continue paying America's bills past midterm elections
With the memory of last autumn's disastrous manufactured fiscal crisis and completely unnecessary federal government shutdown still fresh in their minds, the leadership of the U.S. House Republican Caucus today allowed a bill to come to the floor to authorize the U.S. Department of the Treasury to pay the nation's bills for another year, through ... (more)
The Tea Party is making Congress' Republicans less green
The Tea Party is making Congress' Republicans less green, with already-low ratings falling often to the single digits, according to the new annual rating of Congress' by the League of Conservation Voters.