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Nancy Pelosi Crushes Rebellion with Term Limit Deal

Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has nearly crushed an insurgent Democrat rebellion against her with a new deal on Wednesday that would limit her time as speaker to a maximum of four years.

Rep. James E. Clyburn, South Carolina Democrat.

Clyburn: I Believe Videotape Described by Steele Dossier Exists

On Wednesday’s edition of BuzzFeed’s “AM to DM,” Representative James Clyburn (D-SC) stated that he believes the videotape described in the Steele Dossier exists and he hasn’t seen anything that would make him think differently. BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith asked

Cedric Richmond (Melinda Deslatte / Associated Press)

Black Caucus Member Criticizes Nancy Pelosi over Leadership Slots

A member of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) has issued a warning against leadership changes introduced by Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), suggesting her proposals could decrease the group’s power while seemingly increasing her own.

Monday on MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports," Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) …

Clyburn: 99% of Americans Would Agree Obama Using N-Word ‘Appropriate’

Monday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) reacted to the news that President Barack Obama used the “N-word” on a podcast,and said, “Ninety-five percent of the American people, if not 99 percent, would agree that what he said was

Third-Ranking House Dem: GOP Will Impeach Obama if They Retain House

Third-Ranking House Dem: GOP Will Impeach Obama if They Retain House

Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC), the third-ranking Democrat in the House, said this week that the House will impeach President Barack Obama if they retain control after the midterm elections. “If the Republicans maintain control of the House, Barack Obama will

Clyburn: Voter ID Laws Just Like Jim Crow

Clyburn: Voter ID Laws Just Like Jim Crow

WASHINGTON, April 5 (UPI) —U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader Jim Clyburn said voter ID laws in South Carolina and elsewhere are reminiscent of post-Reconstruction Jim Crow laws. Clyburn, D-S.C., and other voting rights advocates warn that laws requiring voters to

Obama Declares War on Supreme Court

Obama Declares War on Supreme Court

Today, President Obama effectively declared war on the Supreme Court. Speaking from the Rose Garden, he suggested that the “unelected” Supreme Court must avoid the “extraordinary … unprecedented” measure of striking down his unconstitutional Obamacare regime: Ultimately, I am confident