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Rep. Emanuel Cleaver A No-Show At Candidates Forum In Missouri

Congressman Emanuel Cleaver (D-District 5) failed to show up for a candidates forum held Monday night in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.  The Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce had invited six area candidates to answer questions important to Missouri voters and five of the

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver A No-Show At Candidates Forum In Missouri

Issa Rips CIA Over Feinstein Spying Allegations: 'Treason'

House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa said he is incensed about allegations the CIA spied on the Senate Intelligence Committee, calling it “treason.” Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Chairman of the Senate Select Intelligence Committee, Tuesday accused the spy agency of

Issa Rips CIA Over Feinstein Spying Allegations: 'Treason'

Holder To Brief Black Pastors On 2012 Campaign

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo., told MSNBC today “We will have representatives from nine denominations who actually pastor somewhere in the neighborhood of about 10 million people, and we’re going to first of all equip them with the information they need

Holder To Brief Black Pastors On 2012 Campaign

Dem Rep Whines About Congressional Insider Trading Bill

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo) used his allotted time during the House Financial Services Committee on insider trading rules for congressmen to complain about how flawed the bill is and how Congress will probably vote for it anyway, “because that’s what

Democrats Continue To Embrace Troubling Occupy Movement

Just as Obama originally encouraged and has continued to be supportive of the increasingly troubling and destructive Occupy movement, many of his fellow Democrats are following suit. New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s (I) decision to evict Occupy Wall Street

West Hammers CBC Over Violent, Racial Rhetoric

Rep. Allen West (R-FL) hit back against Rep. Andre Carson (D-IN) and Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) for their incendiary and divisive remarks aimed at the Tea Party. Rep. West is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus and has complained

NAACP: Even When They Make it Up, They Get it Wrong

Want a laugh? Take a look at the press release issued by the NAACP announcing their resolution condemning the Tea Party movement for racism: In March, members of the Congressional Black Caucus were accosted by Tea Party demonstrators and called

Fisking the WaPo's Ombudsman, Andrew Alexander

Andrew Alexander’s column today concerning the Washington Post’s reporting on the alleged “spitting and slurs” episode on March 20 offers a partially accurate thesis based on unsubstantiated details. In short, it doesn’t work. Here’s Alexander’s thesis: The Post was remiss