Saturday Aug 16
Letter: Fair debates
Initially, I was excited when the new debate commission in Utah came out with a strong nonpartisan message.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
I now understand why The History Channel is called The History Channel. You have to go back into history to find the last time they ever showed anything about history.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Rep. Bishop: Casualties in Kabul attack are 'a great loss'
U.S. Rep. Sanford D. Bishop from Georgia's 2nd congressional district, comments on at attack at Camp Qargha, near Kabul, that killed a U.S. two-star general and wounded 15 others.
Candidate Nunn, father, agree that bipartisanship must return to D.C.
A spirit of bipartisanship must be restored to Washington, D.C., if the nation’s government is ever to escape its current dysfunction, U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn said during a campaign swing through Columbus today.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Export-Import Bank at center of economic debate
A government bank that’s financed millions of dollars of exports from Georgia is under fire in the U.S. House of Representatives, where some high-ranking leaders say the bank amounts to a taxpayer subsidy for crony capitalism.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Seismic change needed at federal level on medical cannabis, Peake says
A proposal to exempt some compounds from a federal ban on marijuana is a “game changer,” but more needs to be done, Georgia’s top legislative advocate of medical cannabis said.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Congressman Bishop Has High Hopes for New VA Secretary
Sanford Bishop, one of Georgia's three military veterans in congress, says he likes the confirmation of Robert McDonald as new Veterans Affairs Secretary.
Pelosi: Republicans 'on their own' in border vote
House Republicans are "on their own" as they attempt to pass an emergency response to the southern border crisis, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi warned Thursday.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Which 37 House Democrats Voted with the GOP to Poison Your Water?
Today, the House brought up several bills in suspension in order to finish off with some issues before the August recess.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
GOP Votes to Block Immigrant Families from Getting the Child Tax Credit. Which 25 Dems Joined Them?
Continuing its piecemeal approach to passing tax extenders, the House voted today to extend the Child Tax Credit--and to make it more regressive.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
A good run that hopefully isn't done
For the next five months-plus, Jack Kingston will have a job to do. And we expect him to do it the same way and in the same manner he has approached it for the previous 21 ½ years.