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Congress Ends Least Productive Year In Recent History
Beating President Truman's 'Do Nothing Congress' of 1947, the 113th Congress passed less than 60 bills and job approval ratings averaged 14%. Read more...
NY Assemblyman Accused Of Sexual Harassment; 'Joked He Had Tattooed Penis'
A legal notice seeking damages charges that Assemblyman Dennis Gabryszak, a 62-year-old married Democrat from suburban Buffalo, pressured the women to stay overnight with him in hotels and join him at massage parlors. Read more...
'Unreasonable Demands' For Ending GOP Government Shutdown
One of these things is not like the other. Read more...
Insurance companies, Obamacare, and the Tea Party's health care position...in 60 seconds. Read more...
KY Gov. Beshear: Obamacare 'The Law Of The Land -- Get Over It!'
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear notes that the health reform law could have a huge impact on the struggling Americans who live in red states, and he’s “offended” that so many state leaders are so preoccupied with resisting it. Read more...

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Congressman Holt, (D-NJ) proposes asking the wealthy to pay the same tax rate into Social Security as the middle class. Read more...
Texas Gov. Rick Perry, expressing a desire to “protect women and the unborn,” has announced that the legislature will hold a special session on July 1. Noting that “too much important work remains undone,” Perry said, “We will not allow the breakdown of decorum and decency to prevent us from doing what the people of this state hired us to do.” Read more...
Democratic Congressman Edward J. Markey is the new U.S. senator from Massachusetts, beating out Republican businessman Gabriel E. Gomez with 54 percent of the vote in a special election. Read more...
Loopholes allow some companies to pay no taxes, putting added burden on Americans. Read more...
For the second time this week, a veteran member of the United States Senate has announced that he will be exiting the Congress after the 2014 midterms. This will be a great loss for Senate Dems, and the nation, as Tom Harkin announced his decision to retire... Read more...