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The American Prospect
Waldman: Meet the GOP's New Black Friend
When Allen West was defeated in the 2012 election and Tim Scott was appointed to serve out the term of retiring South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, that left Republicans back where they had usually been in the past, with not a single black Republican in the House of Representatives.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
SCOT LEHIGHThe GOP vs. the right
Last week, in defending the new, bipartisan budget agreement, House Speaker John Boehner took aim at the right-wing advocacy groups that vehemently opposed the deal.
The Washington Post
Tim Scott treads carefully through South Carolina and DC political thicket
Tim Scott, the junior senator from South Carolina, is a reliably conservative vote, most recently his "no" on Wednesday's bipartisan budget agreement .
Wed Dec 18, 2013
The institution will launch a nationwide search for White's successor and expects to have a candidate in place before White steps down.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
The Washington Post
Conservative group targets Boehner
The Senate Conservatives Fund, which was already targeting Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell in his 2014 reelection bid, is now going after House Speaker John Boehner too.
Dan Thomasson: Towards constructive bipartisanship?
But it is recognition by concerned leaders in both camps that Americans are becoming fed up with a Congress that has stifled any resolution to most of the nation's problems, putting personal interests above those of the country.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
The Greenville News
Rick Wade to seek Scott seat
Rick Wade, a former U.S. Commerce Department adviser and Cabinet officer under then-Gov. Jim Hodges, will seek the Democratic nomination next year for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Tim Scott.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Senator reflects on first year in office
Senator Tim Scott is the first Republican African-American senator from South Carolina.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Post and Courier
The best budget deal available
The pleasant surprise of the new congressional budget deal is that it covers two years, through September 2015.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
You May Not Be Able to Watch Your Holiday Favorites This Season
It's Christmas Eve in Montana. You turn on your TV for a time-honored viewing of It's A Wonderful Life .
Two Bills Introduced in Congress to Stem TV Blackouts
One piece of legislation would give the FCC authority to keep stations on cable and satellite during retrans disputes; the other would kill retrans altogether.
June 6th, 2015: Obama resigns as president
A little over six months after the Democrat party suffered major losses at the polls, Barack Obama today resigned as President of the United States to accept the position as Secretary-General of the United Nations....This action caught most completely by surprise, though there had been clues for some time that something extraordinary was about to ... (more)
The Morning F Bomb
Do you decorate your house inside for Christmas? If yes, how? Do you decorate the outside for Christmas? If yes, how? What have you done this week to aid in the effort of the War on Christmas? Do you ever make your own decorations, or aid children in theirs? I don't understand what the big deal is.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Kan. senator's foe gains conservative endorsement
A national conservative group has endorsed challenger Milton Wolf in campaign against U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts in the Kansas Republican primary.
Boehner Lashes Out at Anti-Spending Groups Fighting Deal
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner lashed out at groups that ally with Republicans on spending cuts for mounting a campaign against a budget agreement.
The Washington Post
A statue of suffragettes Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony in the U.S. Capitol.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Mitch McConnell: 'I'm a Big Fan of Tea Party'
Appearing on FoxNews' "Your World with Neil Cavuto" Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell reiterated his support of the Tea Party movement.
Palin & Co.: Shut up already about the mythical 'War on Christmas'
It's high time the rest of us told the "War On Christmas" peddlers to just shut up.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
My name is ALEC "It is too late"
It is often considered treason to attempt or conspire to overthrow the government, even if no foreign country is aiding or involved by such an endeavor.