21 hrs ago
Courthouse News Service
Bush's Counsel Fights 'Nefarious Reports'
President George W. Bush's Office of Special Counsel head Scott Bloch filed his third RICO complaint in as many years, again claiming that Bush administration officials, Congressman Tom Davis and others conspired to boot him out of office with a bogus criminal investigation, to cover up their own corruption and misuse of power at the highest levels ... (more)
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Overseeing Koch Profits: The Roots of David Vitter's Green Billionaires Club Report
A DeSmogBlog investigation reveals that Kristina Moore, the Senate staffer listed as the author of U.S. Sen. David Vitter's "green billionaire's club" reportpublished by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on July 30, has career roots tracing back to the Koch Brothers' right-wing machine.
Former Congressman Becomes New George Mason Rector
Former Congressman Tom Davis is the new rector of George Mason University. The Vienna Republican represented several Northern Virginia jurisdictions in the U.S. House of Representatives for seven terms.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
Politics Notebook: What are Congressional candidates up to?
The Illinois Chamber of Commerce has endorsed state Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro, in the race to represent the 12th U.S. House District.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Tom Kacich: House GOP group getting involved in 103rd
For the first time since 2002, the Illinois House Republican Organization is on the ground in the legislative district that includes Champaign-Urbana.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Capitol Fax Blog
Illinois Education Association endorses Rodney Davis
The Illinois Education Association's political action committee, IPACE, the Illinois Political Action Committee for Education, and the National Education Association's political action committee, the NEA Fund for Children and Public Education, today endorsed the reelection of United States Representative Rodney Davis.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Eric Cantor abandons his constituents in race to the high-dollar revolving door
Former Majority Leader Eric Cantor is leaving the swamp of Capitol Hill early to return home, to live and work among the people of Henrico and Culpeper Counties whom he's represented for 14 years.
Crooks and Liars
John Boehner's Monster: How Irrational Racist Hatred For Obama Will Destroy The GOP
An essay published after the ready-to-govern GOP voted to sue President Obama that sums up the demise of the Republican Party nicely.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Thom Tillis, House vote to restore film incentives
Speaker Thom Tillis broke with many fellow Republicans in backing a measure that would essentially extend the tax credits that supporters say have helped the industry prosper in Charlotte and elsewhere in the state.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
3 big issues Congress will likely punt for now
Congress is getting ready to leave Washington for a five-week summer recess and, despite progress on reforming the VA and a short-term fix to prevent the Highway Trust Fund from running dry , there are a host of difficult issues that will be left hanging until they return.