Tag: Michael Grimm

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Politico: Michael Grimm’s Return Triggers RINO Leadership

After Stephen K. Bannon, the executive chairman of Breitbart News, met with former Rep. Michael Grimm who’s running for his old seat, the Washington swamp establishment–now terrified–is throwing its full weight behind do-nothing Rep. Dan Donovan (R-NY), who voted against repealing Obamacare.

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Boehner: Grimm Resignation ‘Honorable’

Rep. Michael Grimm’s (R-NY) decision to resign from Congress is “honorable,” House Speaker John Boehner says. Monday the embattled New York lawmaker announced his intention to step down. He’d pleaded guilty to tax evasion earlier this month.

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Nancy Pelosi: John Boehner ‘Must Insist’ Rep. Michael Grimm Resign

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) says House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) must call on Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) to resign. According to reports, Grimm will plead guilty to federal tax evasion Tuesday. “Now that the election is over, Congressman Grimm

New York Republicans Grapple With Their Grimm Problem

New York Republicans Grapple With Their Grimm Problem

“In all sincerity, I am one of the most — strange, it might sound bizarre — but I really am one of the luckiest members of Congress,” Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) told WABC Radio’s Geraldo Rivera on Tuesday. “And I say

The Curious Timing Of The Pending Michael Grimm Indictment

In what some are sure to view as a politically motivated prosecution, Obama’s Justice Department waited until just after a critical race deadline to announce the impending indictment of Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) The timing of the expected Grimm indictment also

Brain Surgery Patient's Obamacare Plan Denies Meds, Drops Doctors

Brain Surgery Patient's Obamacare Plan Denies Meds, Drops Doctors

A New York woman suffering from a neurological disease that has required four brain surgeries has been dropped by all of her doctors and denied medications due to her Obamacare plan. “I’ve been vomiting. I lost 22 pounds. The pain

New York Post Blisters Campaigner-in-Chief Bill de Blasio

New York Post Blisters Campaigner-in-Chief Bill de Blasio

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is having a difficult transition from candidate to mayor. First it was the use of a snowstorm for a shoveling photo-op, then it was the “confused” officials speaking anonymously out of City Hall. Today, it’s

Bill De Blasio Hits Back at Joe Biden's LaGuardia 'Third World' Insult

Bill De Blasio Hits Back at Joe Biden's LaGuardia 'Third World' Insult

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is not happy with Vice President Joe Biden’s allegation that his city’s LaGuardia airport can be easily confused with “some third-world country.” Noting that the aging airport needs “an upgrade,” he chided the

Sources: Grimm Losing Tea Party Support Over Reporter Threats

Sources: Grimm Losing Tea Party Support Over Reporter Threats

Rep. Michael Grimm (R – NY) may have been forgiven by NY1 reporter Michael Scotto for threatening to throw Scotto over a Capitol balcony, but Grimm’s 2010 supporters in the Staten Island Tea Party gave up on the Congressman long

CNN Hosts: America's Race Issues Made Richard Sherman a Thug

CNN Hosts: America's Race Issues Made Richard Sherman a Thug

CNN’s Brooke Baldwin and Don Lemon paired off in a segment comparing America’s reaction to Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman’s victory rant and Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY), who threaten to throw a reporter off a U.S. Capitol balcony. Lemon’s conclusion was

NY Congressman Threatens Reporter at Capitol

NY Congressman Threatens Reporter at Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — New York Rep. Michael Grimm is defending his actions after he physically threatened a reporter at the Capitol after President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address. The confrontation began Tuesday when Michael Scotto, a reporter for

Dem Candidate Domenic Recchia Does A Favor For The Mob

Dem Candidate Domenic Recchia Does A Favor For The Mob

Brooklyn City Councilman Domenic Recchia, a top Democrat recruit for Congress, has written a federal judge, asking for leniency for a convicted mobster. And not just any mobster. Angelo Spata, the mobster convicted of racketeering and illegal gambling, is the

GOP Rep: Romney Will Fire People Starting With President Obama

Rep. Michael Grimm passionately stands by former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney after he received criticism for saying he enjoys firing people who provide poor services. Grimm says Romney will start firing people, starting with President Obama.