Five House Members Will Leave Congress With Open Ethics Review

Five House Members Will Leave Congress With Open Ethics Review

Find out which congressmen are leaving before the Ethics Committee gets to them. ...

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This Week In Crazy: Gay People Should Be Stoned To Death, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: Gay People Should Be Stoned To Death, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. ...

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A Farewell To Crazy: What Went Wrong For Steve Stockman

A Farewell To Crazy: What Went Wrong For Steve Stockman

Photo: Gage Skidmore via Flickr One of the strangest, least effective campaigns in recent memory came to an ignominious end on Tuesday night, when U.S. Representative Steve Stockm ...

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Texas Republicans Choose Establishment Candidates Over Tea Partyers

Texas Republicans Choose Establishment Candidates Over Tea Partyers

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times HOUSTON — Republican incumbents threatened by tea party challengers emerged triumphant in Tuesday’s Texas primary, with longtime U.S. Se ...

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Tea Party Turns On Steve Stockman

Tea Party Turns On Steve Stockman

With less than a week to go until primary day in Texas, Rep. Steve Stockman has suffered one final indignity. A Texas Tea Party group, led by Grassroots America executive director ...

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Poll: Greg Abbott Expands Lead Over Wendy Davis In Texas Race

Poll: Greg Abbott Expands Lead Over Wendy Davis In Texas Race

The underdogs are falling behind in two closely watched elections in Texas, according to a new University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll. The poll, released Monday, finds Texas attor ...

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This Week In Crazy: Jesus Wants You To Buy An AR-15, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: Jesus Wants You To Buy An AR-15, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. ...

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WATCH: Cornyn Slams Obama, Ignores Stockman In New Campaign Ad

WATCH: Cornyn Slams Obama, Ignores Stockman In New Campaign Ad

Senate Minority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX) released a new campaign ad on Friday that blasts President Barack Obama, while completely ignoring his own primary opponent, Rep. Steve Sto ...

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