8 hrs ago
Two ex-U.S. senators to lobby for sanctioned Russian bank
Gazprombank, Russia's third largest bank and the target of Western sanctions, has hired two former U.S. senators to lobby on its behalf in Washington, according to a disclosure form.
11 hrs ago
I sued a president. It was a informative.
As Republicans contemplate their course against President Obama, I urge them to read the arguments of Robert Bork in my case against Ronald Reagan.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Washington Post
Robert Borka s a monstrositya
Michael D. Barnes represented Maryland's 8th District in the House of Representatives from 1979 to 1987.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
GOP staffers seek to cash in as odds grow of Senate takeover
Washington's lobby firms are being inundated with phone calls and emails from GOP staffers looking to jump to the private sector if Republicans capture the Senate in November.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Joe Conason: Missouri Burning - Why Ferguson's Inferno Is No Surprise
The past week's unfolding tragedy in Ferguson, Mo., with its militarized and overwhelmingly white police force confronting angry and hopeless African-Americans, is not a story unique to that place or this moment.
Jim Jeffords Provided a Window into Bush's Soul
Former Vermont Senator Jim Jeffords passed away Monday at the age of 80. President Obama eulogized Jeffords , whose departure from the GOP briefly handed control of the Senate to the Democrats.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Hartford Courant
James Jeffords Dies
James Jeffords , a soft-spoken Vermonter whose defection from the Republican Party in 2001 created an unprecedented power shift in the U.S. Senate and gave Democrats control of the chamber for 18 months, has died at age 80, U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy said on Monday.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Medtronic hires ex-senators to lobby on bills that could kill Covidien deal
Medtronic Inc. has hired two former U.S. senators to lobby their ex-colleagues against legislation that could undermine a merger that would save the company billions in taxes by moving its headquarters overseas.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Gulfport/Biloxi airport making most of assets
So far, property controlled by the Gulfport/Biloxi Airport Authority has added a pair of hotels, a Fixed Based Operator which invested $12 million in its facilities, an industrial park and an office park that is on the verge of expansion.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Campaign Overnight: Get the popcorn, Mississippi's still on
As the Republican establishment prepares to celebrate a near-perfect primary record after the Kansas and Tennessee Senate primaries close out this week, one fight continues to rage, in Mississippi.
Ocean Springs jewel: The Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts and Education
The Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts and Education sits a few blocks east of Washington Avenue, the main street visited by many tourists in Ocean Springs, Miss.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Daily Caller
Exclusive: McDaniel Team Strikes 'Black' References From Press Release
Still refusing to concede, Chris McDaniel's team issued a press release late last week saying that the Mississippi GOP is "prohibited from recognizing Thad Cochran as their nominee for U.S. Senate in accordance with the rules of the Republican National Committee" - because Democrats participated in his election.
Jackson County Republican Women's Club names Trent Lott Scholarship winners
The Jackson County Republican Women's Club introduced three 2014 Trent Lott Scholarship winners, all graduating high school seniors in Jackson County who will attend college in Mississippi.