Sunday Dec 8
Off the Kuff
It's still Gene Green's world
The affable, low-key former printer's apprentice is a legend across his gritty, blue-collar domain along the 54-mile Houston Ship Channel, where he represents the most heavily Hispanic congressional district in the nation that has not elected a Hispanic to Congress.
Dallas Morning News
Anti-Obama Democrat Kesha Rogers files for U.S. Senate
That wouldn't be out of the ordinary if she were a tea partying Republican. But Rogers filed for Sen. John Cornyn's seat as a Democrat.
The Columbus Dispatch
House GOP explores impeachment of Obama
With one eye on the 2014 midterm elections and the other on the battle for the White House in 2016, House Republicans conducted a largely academic investigation yesterday into the legal standards for impeaching a sitting president.
National Review Online
Betsy Woodruff: Making Noise in the House
Now that he's in Congress, he doesn't do that as much anymore. But before the Floridian beat an incumbent twelve-term Republican, won the general election, and made headlines in Washington for his unorthodox staffing decisions and eyebrow-hiking statements on the debt ceiling, Theodore Scott "Ted" Yoho was a large-animal veterinarian in ... (more)
The Daily News Journal
DesJarlais gives support to effort to impeach Holder
Republican Rep. Scott DesJarlais doesn't mind that many political observers dismiss his effort to impeach Attorney General Eric Holder as a publicity stunt.
Fort Bend Star
Olson introduces articles of impeachment against Eric Holder
Rep. Pete Olson today introduced articles of impeachment against Attorney General Eric Holder for high crimes and misdemeanors.
GOP Congressman Introduces Resolution to Impeach Eric Holder
Congressman Pete Olson , is setting forth articles of impeachment against Attorney General Eric Holder for high crimes and misdemeanor.
Texas delegation stands divided on president's ACA repair job
Texas Republican lawmakers dismissed President Obama's announcement of an administrative fix for the Affordable Care Act as too little too late, calling for the president to cease his efforts and just let the health care law die.
Gaggle of America's dumbest Republicans seek impeachment of Eric Holder
A group of Republican congressmen led by Rep. Pete Olson is slated to introduce articles of impeachment against Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday.
Impeach Holder? A group of House Republicans is pursuing the idea
Eleven Republican lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives plan to seek the impeachment of Attorney General Eric Holder in a resolution to be introduced on Thursday.
Articles of Impeachment Against Holder to be Introduced on Thursday
Rep. Pete Olson's office said this morning that 'this was not a decision made lightly,' but comes with Holder's 'pattern of disregard for the rule of law and refusal to be forthright with Congress and the American people' since being held in contempt in June 2012.
Republican Congressman from Texas seeks to impeach Attorney General Eric Holder
Fox has obtained a white paper outlining a point by point impeachment resolution targeting Attorney General Eric Holder authored by Rep. Pete Olson .