By Joel Gehrke | 02/03/14 04:20 PM
Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus, who has emphasized the need to reach out to minority voters since the 2012 election, released a Black History Month ad campaign praising the recipients of this year's Black Republican Trailblazers Awards Luncheon.
By Joel Gehrke | 02/03/14 12:32 PM
Every single American has been attacked by foreign cyberhackers, according Rep. Frank Wolf, R-Va., who has worked on the issue since Chinese government hackers targeted his office in 2006.
By Joel Gehrke | 02/02/14 12:37 PM
"Pimps will be lurking" after the Super Bowl, hoping to find guys interested in paying for sex, according to a top House member for human rights work, who also hails from the state that hosts this year's game. “On game day, I expect that pimps will be lurking at strip clubs, bars, street...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/31/14 04:15 PM
She was courteous enough that even President Obama said she didn't "have to pussyfoot around," but the woman who asked about Obamacare gave a pretty comprehensive indictment of the law's rollout and consequences for her family. "I'm probably not the only one who has had really a panicked...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/31/14 03:54 PM
Rep. Cynthia Lummis, R-Wyo., shook the dust off her feet as she left the House Appropriations Committee, which she described as dominated by a few arrogant members who lack respect for conservatives on the panel. “We were not even allowed to read the report language after we had voted for...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/31/14 01:57 PM
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus believe that President Obama's judicial nominees represent "an appalling lack of diversity," but the top White House spokesman dismissed that accusation. "The president's commitment here and the approach he takes is fairly clear," White House press...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/31/14 08:45 AM
Saudi Arabian diplomats and military officials refused to meet with a bipartisan delegation of senior congressional staffers who visited the Middle Eastern country last week, an unusual snub that suggests increased tension between the U.S. and a key ally.
By Joel Gehrke | 01/30/14 05:51 PM
Air Force officers responsible for the nation's nuclear weapons arsenal cheated on a proficiency test because they felt too much pressure to perform perfectly, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James concluded. "I heard repeatedly from teammates that the need for perfection has created a climate...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/30/14 03:25 PM
Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La., did New Hampshire Republicans a solid by sending out a fundraising message attacking the state's Democratic governor, but he raised his profile at the same time by building the pitch around school choice. "As governor of Louisiana, I have fought to give every child an...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/30/14 01:32 PM
Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus banned his staff and associates from appearing on MSNBC, pending an apology from MSNBC for a tweet suggesting that conservatives "hate" biracial families. "This morning I left a message with MSNBC President Phil Griffin to express my...
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