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Farah stockmanThe pseudo-citizen
Even Representative Steve King, of Iowa, who famously declared that the children of undocumented immigrants have " calves the size of cantaloupes " from hauling marijuana across the desert, has to acknowledge that - calves aside - we actually don't know much about the undocumented.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Congressman Steve King Makes Suckers Out Of His Loyal Tea Party Followers
Few would disagree that the sanctity of the 10th Amendment-that being the amendment stating that the powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States, respectively, or to the people- stands at or near the top of the list of what motivates the American Tea Party movement.
Sentinel & Enterprise
Dana Milbank: The GOP's impeachment fever
History will record that on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary met to consider the impeachment of Barack Hussein Obama.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Farm bill passage held up by fight over food stamps
Imagine paying seven-dollars for a gallon of milk! Experts say it's a very real possibility without a new farm bill in place.
This Is Where Sen. Bob Menendez's Probe Stands Nearly A Year Later
A federal grand jury in Miami has filed no charges against U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and his friend and major campaign donor, Dr. Salomon Melgen, according to a report published by The Miami Herald.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Iowa keeping partisanship off the map
In a locked windowless chamber across the street from the Iowa State House, three bureaucrats sequester themselves for 45 days every decade after census data is released.
Obama Is The Danger Constitution Was Designed To Avoid
Executive Orders: A liberal constitutional scholar warns of the concentration of power not only in the hands of one branch of government but in a single man who ignores the Constitution and acts of Congress on a whim.
Republicans are AGAINST ... the Minimum Wage ...
Republicans are AGAINST ... the Minimum Wage . Not just against Raising the Minimum Wage -- but they are against the actual IDEA of the Minimum Wage, itself.
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Citizenship ceremony ends long wait for missionary family
Friday afternoon, those people, who hail a dozen different countries around the world, became naturalized citizens at the Federal Courthouse in Sioux City.
English should become America's official language
Most often, pundits, politicians, and partisans focus on a small set of issues. The poor economy, hot-button social policy, and national security get the spotlight without failure.
Tea Party members working on plan to dismember Pakistan, free Balochistan
Steve King with Khan of Kalat Mir Suleman Daud Ahmadzai and Hyrbyair Marri, chief of the Baloch Liberation Army, in London on September 22, 2013.
The Huffington Post
Jorge Ramos On The Daily Show: Hopefully We'll Have A Hispanic President Soon
Univision anchor Jorge Ramos stopped by "The Daily Show" on Thursday to discuss exactly how the growing Hispanic population is changing the United States.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Legal Experts Slam Controversial Farm Bill Amendment In Letter To Congress
Originally published in a study, the letter penned by 14 law professors was obtained by the San Francisco Chronicle and not released publicly.
The Des Moines Register
Steve King tells new citizens in Sioux City he celebrates legal immigration
U.S. Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, who has come under fire for controversial remarks regarding immigration reform and drug smugglers, spoke Friday at a naturalization ceremony at the federal courthouse in Sioux City.
GOP Sen. Ron Johnson Advocates Calling Obamacare By Its Full 'Orwellian' Name
Sen. Ron Johnson said he thinks the health care law should no longer be called Obamacare.
Experts blast House bid to nullify state's humane-farm law
Iowa, the nation's largest producer of eggs, allows tight confinement of hens at poultry factories, while California voters passed a law in 2008 requiring the birds be able to spread their wings in their cages.
Absence of a Farm Bill looms as lawmakers are at odds
Time is ticking as the end of the year is a little over three weeks away - and still... no Farm Bill in place.
Economic Inequality: 5 Personal Actions
The United States is experiencing unprecedented income inequality . It's not only affecting the lives of millions of Americans, but it's the root cause of political polarization that has paralyzed the Federal government.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Barack and Omar: White House deceit hits another bump in the road
An appeals board ordered the agency running the U.S. immigration court system to review the deportation case of President Obama's uncle.
The Huffington Post
Capitol Police Officer Raises Voice At Immigration Activists: 'Comprende?'
Protesters with the Fair Immigration Reform Movement's "Keeping Families Together: Youth in Action" campaign react after being asked to stop singing by a Capitol Police officer outside House Speaker John Boehner's office.