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Even CA Dem. Candidates Running Away from Pelosi

Even Democrats running for Congress in California are refusing to publicly support House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) after Conor Lamb won a special election in Pennsylvania after telling voters that he would not support the San Francisco Democrat.

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The Art of the Deal: Trump’s DACA Roundtable Changes Everything

It will be remembered as a moment that defined his presidency: Donald Trump, flanked by leading Democrats, and joined by members of both parties, led a roundtable discussion Tuesday about how to resolve the problems created by the Obama administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and illegal immigration in general.

Dem. Leader: McCarthy Exit a ‘Sign That Republicans Are Unfit To Lead’

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s (R-CA) decision to drop out of the speakership race shows “deep divisions and dysfunction” among House Republicans, Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) argued Thursday. “As a result of their divisions and their efforts to disrupt Congress’s work, we’ve experienced a government shutdown, a near-default on our debt, and too many missed opportunities to grow our economy and support job creation,” Hoyer said in a statement.

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Exclusive — Gohmert: House GOP Leadership Considering Holding Iran Vote On Sept. 11, Worse than Neville Chamberlain

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) is furious that House GOP leadership is considering holding a vote on a resolution of disapproval of President Barack Obama’s nuclear arms deal with the Islamic Republican of Iran under the terms of the Iran deal constructs put forward in legislation approved earlier this year from Sens. Bob Corker (R-TN) and Ben Cardin (D-MD).

Steny Hoyer: Failing to Pass Iran Deal Won’t Lead to War

Tuesday on CNN’s “Newsroom With Carol Costello,”  House Democratic Whip Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) broke ranks with President Barack Obama saying he did not agree with his administration’s stance that if the Iran nuclear deal was not passed, the only alternative is

Pride Goeth: Boehner Begs Hoyer for Dem Votes to Fund Obama Amnesty

Pride Goeth: Boehner Begs Hoyer for Dem Votes to Fund Obama Amnesty

Both House and Senate Republican leadership appears poised to sell-out it’s base to both keep the government open, while giving Barack Obama complete freedom to move forward with his controversial executive orders. The “cromnibus” represents “a combination of a long-term

Politico: Some Dems Frustrated with Pelosi

Politico: Some Dems Frustrated with Pelosi

Democratic House Leader Nancy Pelosi is expected to run for Minority Leader again with little opposition, but according to a new Politico report, after the midterm drubbing some Democrats are thinking it might be time for someone new in leadership. 

Dem Leader: Hispanic Caucus 'Speaks for All of Us' on Amnesty

Dem Leader: Hispanic Caucus 'Speaks for All of Us' on Amnesty

On Friday, House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) declared that the Congressional Hispanic Caucus speaks for all Democrats on amnesty and immigration.  “Let me make it very clear: the Hispanic caucus speaks for all of us–not just for their caucus

Steny Hoyer: Dems Will Win Back House in 2014

Steny Hoyer: Dems Will Win Back House in 2014

Saturday on MSNBC’s “Up w/Steve Kornacki,” Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) claimed not only will House Democrats “survive” the 2014 midterm elections, but they will “take back the House.” The Democratic Whip said “We’re going to survive.” He added Democrats will

House Dems Push Amnesty on Twitter: America's 'Doors Are Open'

House Dems Push Amnesty on Twitter: America's 'Doors Are Open'

As thousands of illegal immigrant children are crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, House Democrats pushed for more amnesty, guest-worker visas, $3.7 billion in funding, and more lawyers for illegal immigrant children during a Tuesday Twitter town hall on immigration. Their message

Gearing Up for Keystone II in Maryland?

With the business versus environmentalist battle over the Keystone Pipeline ongoing, a potential Keystone II-like battle is shaping up in Maryland as energy company Dominion Resources seeks to invest approximately $3.8 billion to upgrade a Cove Point Liquefied Natural Gas