Friday Mar 7
Wall Street Journal
Candidates Invoke Their Family Trees
As she campaigns for the House, Democrat Gwen Graham spends time on occasion working alongside fellow Florida residents-on a farm, at a goat ranch, at a construction site.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Campaign Overnight: Democrats's Sweet Sixteen?
Democrats already face long odds in taking back the House, and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee's first round of "Red to Blue" races underscores just how difficult that uphill task is in a GOP-friendly midterm year.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Politician and parent: Behind-the-scenes struggle to balance work, family
Rep. Jim Matheson and his wife Amy celebrate his 4th District win over Mia Love as Utah democrats gather at the Salt Lake Sheraton on election night Nov. 7, 2012, in Salt Lake City.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Top 5 House Race Rematches... Are Gone
Almost a year ago, CQ Roll Call declared " The Top 5 House Rematches to Watch " as re-do races in California, Utah, North Carolina and Minnesota.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
It's back: New Fairness to Pet Owners Act introduced in U.S. House
Much to the dismay of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the veterinary community in general, a new Fairness to Pet Owners Act has been introduced in Congress.
Salt Lake Tribune
News Roundup: CNN ambushes Sen. Mike Lee at Snowbird fundraiser
Happy Friday. CNN continued its "Keeping Them Honest" series last night with a look at the high-priced fundraisers that politicians throw to bring in cash for their campaigns.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
House GOP Goes on Anti-Regulatory Voting Spree. Which Democrats Joined Them?
Today, the House voted to pass the anti-regulatory Achieving Less Excess in Regulation and Requiring Transparency Act 236 to 179.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Blue Dogs make first endorsements of 2014
The fiscally centrist Democratic Blue Dog Coalition is backing a trio of House candidates with its first endorsements of 2014, throwing its support behind Gwen Graham in Florida, Jennifer Garrison in Ohio and James Lee Witt in Arkansas.
Club for Growth Releases 2013 Scorecard
Today, the Club for Growth released its 2013 Congressional Scorecard, which ranks the voting behavior of members of Congress based on issues relating to limited government and economic growth.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Club for Growth releases 2013 scorecard
The ratings list has become an important barometer for House and Senate conservatives, and can be used to ward off or bolster a primary challenge from the right.
The Washington Post
John Dingell wants Congress to work together again. That so isna t going to happen.
In a speech announcing his retirement from Congress after 29 full terms , Michigan Rep. John Dingell made a plea for a bipartisan re-awakening from his colleagues.
Dems score well with Club for Growth
Not all Republicans are more conservative than Democrats, at least according to a congressional scorecard released Monday by the Club for Growth.
Juan Williams: Headed for the exits
The HBO political talk show host is asking his national audience to pick the worst member of Congress.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Bill passes to restrict dog breed laws; House GOP gives OK to prison move
The House GOP caucus finally lent their support Thursday to move the Draper prison for development, although some Republican lawmakers still do not endorse the bills.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Businessman Taking On Mia Love
The candidate: Businessman Bob Fuehr The member: Democratic Rep. Jim Matheson is retiring from Congress after seven terms.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
'Taking One for the Team' Isn't a Concept Boehner Can Rely On
People looking for clues about the current strength and future prospects of John A. Boehner's speakership should come to one conclusion: He can no longer count on Republicans taking one for the team.
Only 28 Republicans Vote for the 'Clean' Debt Limit Hike
Close, but not clutch-your-chest-and-panic close . Republicans got a total of 221 votes for their last-ditch bill to raise the debt limit without conditions.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
The Huffington Post
Republicans Vote Against Debt Limit Bill That Would Pay For Budget They Supported
A large number of House Republicans voted against raising the nation's borrowing cap Tuesday, even though they supported a budget in December that required a debt ceiling increase.
The Wall Street Journal
Democrats Barrow and Matheson Vote Against Debt Ceiling Bill
Only two Democrats voted against the bill passed in the House Tuesday evening suspending the debt ceiling until next year: Reps.