2 hrs ago
The Huffington Post
Big Business Takes On Tea Party, Gently
MAY 16: Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., speaks at a news conference in the Capitol Visitor Center on the Smith-Amash Amendment to the FY2013 National Defense Authorization Act that would 'prevent the indefinite detention of and use of military custody for individuals detained on U.S. soil - including U.S. citizens - and ensure access to due process and ... (more)
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6 hrs ago
Snowden still stirring the political pot
Edward Snowden may be living on the lam in Russia, but he continues to be a lightning rod in American politics.
10 hrs ago
Michigan race highlights Tea Party versus Establishment struggle
Over cocktails and chocolate-covered strawberries, a group of west Michigan Republicans gathered at a Tudor-style home in Grand Rapids and vented frustrations with Congressman Justin Amash and his Tea Party tactics that they blame for Washington's gridlock.
15 hrs ago
Video: Rep. Justin Amash on Debt, Abortion, Immigration, and More
"If you allow people to make people to make their own decisions, you actually get good outcomes for society," says Rep. Justin Amash in his recent interview with Reason Magazine's Nick Gillespie.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Tea Party Eats Their Own
New GOP primary challengers are looking to serve their Tea Party challengers a scolding hot cuppa change.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Rep. Justin Amash's 'Libertarianism' Will Likely Disappoint Libertarians
Recently I had the chance to see Rep. Justin Amash speak during a trip down to Florida.
Michigan Congressional clout: John Dingell, Carl Levin retirements dent state's influence
Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., second from the right, is applauded after being acknowledge by President Barack Obama during an event at White House on Feb. 25, 2014.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Tea Party Pointing Fingers at GOP Leadership, 5 Years In
The Rick Santelli rant heard 'round the world five years ago is credited with starting the tea party, and if you ask Republicans in Congress, the conservative movement has a mixed legacy.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Battle Creek Enquirer
Conservative groups honor Amash
U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, R-Cascade Township, received top honors from two conservative groups this week.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Sen. Branden Petersen will explain all his votes on Facebook
Sen. Branden Petersen, R-Andover, was the only Republican to co-sponsor last session's marriage equality bill , and as a result he was recognized by us as 2013's Best Politician .
An attack ad against Obamacare, featuring a man on Medicare
"This Affordable Care Act, I am going to have bureaucrats telling me what kind of services I am going to qualify for.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Club For Growth Ranks DC Lawmakers
Scorecards are like well they're like something else "everybody has." So we take them with an ocean of salt.
The Washington Post
Rep. John Dingell to retire from Congress
Rep. John D. Dingell will retire at the end of his current term, capping a historic career as the longest-serving member of Congress in history.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Michigan Representative Supports States Rights On Marijuana Policy
In our ongoing effort to chart the attitudes and voting records of Michigan's elected officials, The Compassion Chronicles occasionally published letters sent by legislators to their constituents.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
US News & World Report
Young Libertarians Aim to Be Players in 2014 Elections
Young Americans for Liberty's political action committee wants to further the libertarian legacy of Ron Paul in upcoming congressional elections.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Invoking Nazi Horrors Eric Cantor Makes His Move
With Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner now mortally wounded after once again throwing the so-called tea party under the bus on the latest debt ceiling deal he will need to watch his back carefully as his ambitious underling Eric Cantor is readying the dagger.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
National Review Online
Why Rand Paul Matters
Politico has published a substantive and insightful profile of Senator Rand Paul, one that frequently revisits the question of to what extent the senator is his father's son.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Cantor blasts 'isolationist sentiment'
In a Presidents Day speech prepared for delivery at the Virginia Military Institute, the House majority leader offers a full-throated rebuke of the "isolationist sentiment" he says caused the United States to hesitate to enter World War II and again threatens to unleash global horrors.
Rep. Trey Gowdy Calls Nancy Pelosi 'Mind-Numbingly Stupid'
If Democrats would wake up and realize what Rep. Trey Gowdy is saying is true, then we can begin to move the ball in the right direction.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Battle Creek Enquirer
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