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WATCH: Stephen Colbert Interviews Vampire LARPing Candidate Jake Rush

Florida congressional candidate Jake Rush, who made headlines earlier this year when his vampire role-playing hobby was exposed, discussed politics, Florida’s third congressional district, and — of course — vampires with comedian Stephen Colbert in an interview on Thursday’s Colbert Report. “[Rush] is running on a platform of traditional marriage, strict constitutionalism, strong national defense, and […]

May 9, 2014

Today In GOP Outreach: Congressman Tells Black Voter Civil Rights Act May Be Unconstitutional

U.S. Representative Ted Yoho (R-FL) became the latest Republican to spit on his party’s minority outreach plans this week, when he marked the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act by suggesting to a black voter that the law may not be constitutional. During a town hall in Gainesville, Florida on Monday evening, a 57-year-old […]

April 15, 2014

Who’s Weirder: Tea Party Rep. Ted Yoho, Or His Role-Playing Primary Opponent?

Photo via SaintPetersBlog  Move over, Georgia: There’s a new craziest primary in the 2014 midterms. Earlier this week, SaintPetersBlog reported a hilarious and disturbing story on Jake Rush, a conservative attorney challenging freshman U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho for the Republican nomination in Florida’s 3rd congressional district. According to the report, Rush is a longtime member […]

April 2, 2014