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Georgia Democrat wants recount in race with GOP congressman

ATLANTA (AP) – A Democratic congressional candidate will ask for a recount of the vote in her close race against Republican Rep. Rob Woodall of Georgia, the challenger’s campaign said Friday. Woodall, a four-term GOP congressman, is [...]

Veteran convicted of threatening congressman, his staff

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) – A veteran has been convicted of threatening a New Jersey congressman and his staff after reaching out to them for help with his medical treatment from the government. Federal prosecutors say Joseph Brodie threatened [...]

Indicted New York congressman calls criminal probe a shock

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – Indicted Republican Rep. Chris Collins said it was “the shock of all shocks” when he learned from two federal agents that he was under criminal investigation, and he acknowledged reports that he had rejected a [...]

Ex-Illinois congressman Schock wants corruption trial moved

URBANA, Ill. (AP) – Former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock is seeking to move his corruption trial from a federal court in Urbana to Peoria. Schock’s attorneys argue in a motion filed in U.S. District Court that because a number of [...]
GOP Congressman Knows What Ladies Care Most About, And It Is Weight Loss And Gardening
In 2013, Florida Congressman Gus “Toodles*” Bilirakis voted against the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). But don’t think just because he’s got a chillaxed attitude toward domestic violence, he doesn’t care about the ladies. He [...]
Ex-aides say congressman and wife made them his servants
Virginia Rep. Tom Garrett and his wife turned the congressman’s staff into personal servants, multiple former employees to the freshman Republican told POLITICO — assigning them tasks from grocery shopping to fetching the congressman’s [...]
Which GOP Congressman Cussed Trump To Erick Erickson At The Safeway? A WONKVESTIGATION!
ET TU BRUTE ALLEGEDLY? Have you read the HILARIOUS report posted by Erick Erickson over at his website “The Goat Romance” — no shit, Erickson posted a funny! — where a GOP congressman speaking on condition of anonymity goes off on a [...]
Grifty Congressman Named ‘Duncan’ Isn’t Even Duncan Hunter This Time!
Frankly, they both look kind of high Yr Wonkette has had no end of fun tracking the campaign-money shenanigans of US Rep. Duncan “Rabbit Transit” Hunter (R-Party Down) a member of the “bros caucus” who’s been investigated for all [...]
GOP congressman pulls Issa into ugly divorce
Rep. Darrell Issa was a groomsman in Rep. Mike Turner’s wedding to Majida Mourad in December 2015. Now, Turner is locked in a contentious divorce with Mourad — and he wants Issa deposed by his attorneys. Turner (R-Ohio) approached [...]
Congressman Benghazi Pretty Sure History Will Not Vindicate Him Or His Stupid ‘Memo’ Bullshit Lies
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known. We see you trying to reinvent yourself on the way out the door, Trey Gowdy, and we are not having it. Yesterday [...]