Democratic Congressman Bob Etheridge’s campaign was running along just fine until he roughed up a reporter on the streets of Washington, D.C. Now, his re-election looks dimmer as Republican Renee Ellmers capitalizes on the backlash.
Here are the top ten quotes from Solicitor General Elana Kagan as she goes into her fourth day of Senate hearings.
Anyone watching the SCOTUS hearing is familiar with Elena Kagan denying recruiters on Havard’s campus because the military’s policy towards homosexuality was in conflict with Harvard’s (and Kagan's) "non-discrimination" policy.
Oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill just hit the shores of Florida beaches, and a new, flashy poll has revealed that more and more Floridians oppose drilling off their shores. But Marco Rubio continues to buck political tides and support offshore drilling in his home state.
A massive increase in the national debt would be an inevitable part of this year’s budget proposal. To solve this problem, Democrats have decided to simply avoid proposing any budget at all.
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) is an outspoken opponent of SB1070, the Arizona immigration law. That’s an inconvenient thing to have on the books.
In Alabama’s second district, local tea party activists held a “no-show townhall” with a mannequin of their Democratic Representative, Bobby Bright, because Bright refused to hold a town hall meeting himself. Then, the activists took a microphone and spoke to the mannequin.
Ernest Franz is the kind of guy you want to talk to if you’re interested in what’s happening with the Gulf oil spill. He’s the President of Environmental Sampling, Inc., a 20-person firm that has been treating oil spills and conducting hazardous waste cleanup in the Louisiana area for almost 25 years. Townhall's Jillian Bandes gets the dish.