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  1. Clay Aiken calls former opponent Renee Ellmers a a ba "-a with low self-esteemRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Clay Aiken apparently is holding a grudge against his former political opponent Rep. Renee Ellmers, calling the Republican incumbent a "b--" with low self-esteem. The former "American Idol" runner-up appeared on Howard Stern's SiriusXM radio show Monday to promote his Esquire Network show "The Runner-Up," which follows his failed Democratic campaign in North Carolina, The Hill reported .


  2. Clay Aiken on Former Opponent Rep. Ellmers: 'She's an Idiot'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News Max

    Clay Aiken, the former "American Idol" runner-up and Democratic nominee for Congress in 2014, had some not-so-nice words for the Republican who beat him, North Carolina Rep. Renee Ellmers. "She's a *****," Aiken said, an insult associated with a female dog.


  3. Clay Aiken calls Rep. Renee Ellmers 'an idiot'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Clay Aiken, who lost badly in his congressional race last year against incumbent Rep. Renee Ellmers, R-N.C., had some harsh words for the congresswoman, calling her "an idiot" and "a bitch" in a radio interview. Aiken made the comments to shock jock Howard Stern on SiriusXM radio while discussing his upcoming realty TV show chronicling his campaign.


  4. Clay Aiken: Rep. Ellmers is 'an idiot'Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    Clay Aiken: Rep. Ellmers is 'an idiot' - Clay Aiken is "not a fan" of his former political opponent, Rep. Renee Ellmers , calling the congresswoman a "b - " and an "idiot" in a Monday interview.


  5. Clay Aiken on Running for Congress: My Opponent Was A 'Bitch' With Low Self-EsteemRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Today, Clay Aiken proved that, in an alternate universe where he won his congressional race in North Carolina's 2nd Congressional District, he could have replaced Steny Hoyer in the House Democratic leadership, because he would leave everyone whipped. Aiken went on The Howard Stern Show this morning to promote his upcoming Esquire series The Runner-Up , a look behind the scenes of his 2014 congressional bid.


  6. Clay Aiken rants to Howard Stern about GOP congresswoman Renee EllmersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Clay Aiken rants to Howard Stern about GOP congresswoman who trounced him in November election: 'She's a b**ch!' Entertainer also vented about finding gay lovers in New York City and claimed he has slept with at least one fellow celebrity Clay Aiken, the loser in a November contest to represent the Second District of North Carolina in Congress, uncorked some show-biz venom Monday on the election's winner, Rep. Renee Ellmers. 'She's a b**ch!' Aiken told SiriusXM radio host Howard Stern, discussing his Esquire Network documetary program that chronicles his failed bid for a seat in the House of Representatives.


  7. Pro-life Activists to Hold a Second Demonstration at Speaker...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Christian Newswire

    ... in the United States after 20 weeks." -- Walter Hoye, Director of Issues 4 Life Foundation "Representative Renee Ellmers and Speaker Boehner both need to know pro-life citizens are not going to sit silent at such irresponsible attempts to derail ...


  8. Club For Growth to Congress: Kill Funding for Export-Import BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | News Max

    When he was running for president in 2008, Barack Obama criticized the Export-Import Bank as "little more than a fund for corporate welfare" and suggested it was an example of a federal program that ought to go. Upon entering the White House, however, Obama reversed himself and morphed into a cheerleader for the bank, say conservatives and libertarians who are working to persuade Congress not to reauthorize the program, which seeks to help U.S. companies sell their products overseas by guaranteeing loans to foreign customers.


  9. Club for Growth ads highlight GOP presidential field's opposition to Ex-Im BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Washington Examiner

    As exporters and their lenders celebrate the Export-Import Bank's annual conference in D.C., the free market Club for Growth has released TV ads in the districts of four Republicans who support the subsidy agency. The ads not only point out that all the leading Republican presidential candidates are on the record against the Export-Import Bank's reauthorization - coming up for a vote this spring or summer - but that a handful of Republican congressmen are standing with former secretary of state Hillary Clinton in support of extending the agency's charter.


  10. The Koch Primary: Club for Growth, Marco Rubio Going After GOP to End Ex-Im BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Bloomberg

    ... spokesman Doug Sachtleben. Its targets: new Georgia Representative Buddy Carter, North Carolina Representative Renee Ellmers, Tennessee Representative Stephen Fincher, and Texas Representative Bill Flores. Fincher is the key proponent of the ...


  11. Obama's Agents of Scandal Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Family Research Council

    The latest sex scandal involving federal law enforcement officials has claimed its first high-level victim, with Drug Enforcement Administration chief Michele Leonhart stepping down after a Department of Justice Inspector General's report documented that DEA agents in Colombia had participated in "sex parties" with prostitutes -- in some cases hired by the very drug cartels the agents were supposed to be fighting. This comes following a similar well-publicized scandal in Colombia involving Secret Service agents, but the IG report covered problems of sexual harassment and misconduct not only in the DEA, but also in the FBI, U.S. Marshals Service, and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.


  12. Overnight Healthcare: Senate ends month-long abortion fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Hill

    The legislation, which was approved 99-0, would create a special fund to help victims of sex crimes. But it was the bill's language on abortion that received the lion's share of attention in a floor battle that began in March.


  13. Anti-abortion groups demand House vote on 20-week legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Hill

    A coalition of anti-abortion advocates is pressuring House leadership to reschedule a vote on a controversial bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks. "The babies and mothers being targeted by the late-term abortion industry have waited long enough for protection.


  14. Republicans Continue Fight Against Net Neutrality With Three New ProposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | TechCrunch

    Congressional Republicans have aggressively sought to block the rules that would preserve the open Internet, which passed on a party-line vote earlier this year. They question the legality of the rulemaking, arguing that an agency comprising unelected officials should not have so much power over an essential component of American commerce.


  15. FCC transparency bills released in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Hill

    The House Energy and Commerce Committee on Tuesday released three draft bills aimed at making the Federal Communications Commission more transparent. The proposals come a few months following the FCC's approval of new net neutrality rules, which increased GOP scrutiny of the agency because of the substance and process in which the rules were debated.


  16. N.C. lawmakers fight cut of Fort Bragg air wingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Wichita Eagle

    Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., says he's lobbying to get the Air Force to change its decision to inactivate the 440th Airlift Wing because it would harm the ability of the Army's Global Response Force to fly from Fort Bragg to trouble spots in any part of the world in 18 hours or less. "Why on Earth we would jeopardize the training and readiness in that context - the only place on the planet where we do that? It just doesn't make sense to me," Tillis said in an interview Thursday following the release two days earlier of a congressionally mandated Air Force report on its plans for the airlift wing.


  17. N.C. lawmakers push to reverse cut of Fort Bragg air wingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | McClatchy

    "Why on Earth we would jeopardize the training and readiness in that context – the only place on the planet where we do that? It just doesn't make sense to me," Tillis said in an interview Thursday following the release two days earlier of a congressionally mandated Air Force report on its plans for the airlift wing. The plan to inactivate the air wing, a budget-cutting measure, would save $116 million, according to the Air Force report .


  18. Rep. Renee Ellmers Presses Demand for Changes On 20-Week Abortion Pain BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    Nearly three months after caving to a group of Republicans led by Rep. Renee Ellmers of North Carolina, the House GOP is trying to resurrect the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, though Ellmers has demanded another language change in the bill - an edit that would again reduce the number of unborn children the act would protect. On the eve of the March for Life in January in Washington, D.C., the Pain Capable bill - which would prohibit abortions past the fifth month of pregnancy - was pulled from the House floor when Ellmers and some colleagues decided that the bill they had approved and passed in 2013 was no longer a bill they could support.


  19. GOP lawmaker: Abortion bill 'going to come up' in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Hill

    A leader of the House Pro-Life Caucus said Thursday that a new version of the GOP's late-term abortion ban is not vastly different from the bill that leaders pulled from the floor earlier this year. When asked if Republicans made any major changes to help revive the controversial bill, Rep. Chris Smith said the changes were "not big."


  20. Air Force still plans to eliminate planes at Fort BraggRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    The Fayetteville Observer reported that a report on C-130 cargo planes ordered by Congress shows the Air Force still plans to eliminate the 440th Airlift Wing. U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers of North Carolina says she is still trying to keep the planes based at Fort Bragg.