Kansas City InfoZine
OCE Complaint Filed Against Rep. Walden for Supporting Fraudulent Campaign Websites
"Rep. Walden and the NRCC have become online scam artists, tricking people out of their campaign donations.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Dems get a sinking 2014 feeling
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Phoenix New Times
Lobbyist Cathi Herrod Gets Special Access at the Capitol, According to a Former Lawmaker
Well before the controversy over Senate Bill 1062, there were complaints that Center for Arizona Policy lobbyist Cathi Herrod's power at the capitol essentially made her an unelected lawmaker.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Path to a Supermajority, Part 1
I started this diary series a few months back, but found myself dissatisfied with the quality of my postings, so I have decided to reboot it.
10 Religious Surprises in Congress
A Modern Orthodox Jew, a Buddhist and a Quaker walk intoa the Capitol? No joke, the US Congress is filled with a host of representatives-Democrat and Republican-from all types of religions.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
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FLORIDA RACE NOT SO JOLLY FOR GOP: POLITICO's Alex Isenstadt reports on the GOP's frustrations with Republican David Jolly's messy campaign operation in Florida's 13th Congressional District, ahead of the special election next Tuesday: "Over the past week, a half-dozen Washington Republicans have described Jolly's campaign against Democrat Alex ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Rep. Sinema to stay put in AZ's 9th District
Democratic U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema won't jump from her current district to the one being vacated by retiring Rep. Ed Pastor.
The Washington Post
Sinema wona t switch districts to run for Pastora s seat in Arizona
After mounting speculation that she might switch districts, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema announced Thursday that she will stay put and run for reelection in the 9th district, a boon to House Democrats with an eye on holding her competitive district.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Arizona Senator Says He is Gay
A veteran Arizona legislator who is running for the open U.S. House seat being vacated by the retirement of Rep. Ed Pastor told reporters Wednesday that he is gay.
NRCC hits Sinema on ObamaCare
The ad comes as the congresswoman is considering jumping into the race in the neighboring 7th district, left open with Rep. Ed Pastor's retirement announcement last month.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Gallego to Sinema: I won't 'back down'
Democrat Ruben Gallego isn't worried about the ever-expanding primary field vying for the chance to fill retiring Rep. Ed Pastor's safe district - not even if it ends up including Rep. Kyrsten Sinema .
Phoenix New Times
Group of Latinos Troubled That Non-Latina Kyrsten Sinema Might Run for Ed Pastor's Seat
Stay out of the race for retiring Congressman Ed Pastor's seat in Congressional District 7 -- that's the message that more than a dozen Latino community leaders and business owners sent today to Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema .
All Eyes On Sinema As Arizona's 7th District Calls
Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema may find it hard to avoid jumping from her current district to the 7th Congressional District seat being vacated by the retirement of Rep. Ed Pastor.
The Washington Post
Meet the House candidate who proposed at the Democratic convention
Today, meet Arizona Democrat Ruben Gallego, a 34-year-old state legislator and former Marine who served in Iraq.
In Arizona, GOP's Female Duo Packs Combat Cred
Subhead: Flying combat missions or directing platoons dispels voters' doubts about female candidates, says one analyst.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Contenders lining up to run for Pastor's Congressional seat; could Sinema shift districts?
The contenders are lining up to succeed retiring U.S. Rep. Ed Pastor, D-Ariz. There is even an unlikely scenario where freshman U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., could run for a second-term in Pastor's heavily Democratic district instead of her much more competitive Ninth Congressional District that includes Tempe, Ahwatukee and south Scottsdale.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Health insurers detail raised premiums from Obamacare cuts to Medicare
A top health-insurance industry group said Thursday that cuts to Medicare Advantage, called for in Obamacare and announced late last week, will boost the average beneficiary's bill by hundreds of dollars a year.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Arizona politicians react to SB 1062 veto
Numerous politicians praised Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Wednesday for vetoing a controversial bill that would have allowed businesses to deny services to gays and others based on religious beliefs.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
US News & World Report
Rep. Rush Holt Not Among the Secret Atheists of Congress
Though he has pressed for a federal holiday celebrating Charles Darwin, Rep. Rush Holt, D-N.J., says he is a "questioning believer."
Jack Evans: No Super Bowl for Arizona: D.C. Council member, mayoral...
Mayoral candidate and incumbent D.C. Councilmember Jack Evans is calling on the National Football League to move the 2015 Super Bowl from Arizona following the passage of a bill that would allow businesses to deny service to gay and lesbian customers by citing religious beliefs.