WASHINGTON (AP) – The Associated Press has learned that Illinois Republican Rep. Aaron Schock has repaid the government $40,000 from his personal checking account for renovations to his congressional office. 89 more words
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For a very long time, the Democratic Party was the party of choice for most Americans. You only elected a Republican when something was askew: After the presidency was held by two Democrats for five terms and 16 years thanks to Roosevelt and Truman; after the Democrats appeared to move too far to the left and in reaction to the hippies and anti-war activists in 1968 and 1972; and after an economic downturn during the late 1970s. 603 more words
A Tennessee state representative has stirred up controversy with a Facebook post.
Rep. Sheila Butt of Maury County posted a comment on an open letter to Republican leaders calling on Republican presidential candidates to “engage Muslim voters, reject Islamaphobia.” 454 more words