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Duck Dynasty Family Values Tea Party Congressman Caught Cheating On His Wife

by David Badash ● 8:51 AM April 8, 2014
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If Louisiana U.S. Congressman Vance McAllister didn’t mention his “family values” and religion in every campaign ad he ran, and if he didn’t claim, “I am running for U.S. Congress to ensure our conservative and Louisiana values are protected” on the front page of his campaign website, perhaps this story would be buried.

News

GOP’s Cocaine Congressman Quits

by David Badash ● 9:49 AM January 27, 2014
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Trey Radel, the “Hip Hop conservative” Tea Party freshman U.S. Congressman arrested for possession of cocaine in October, will resign today according to multiple sources.

Guns

GOP Congressman Honors Sandy Hook Massacre With Free Gun Buying Class — For Kids

by David Badash ● 2:31 PM December 9, 2013
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A GOP Congressman will be honoring the December 14 Sandy Hook massacre of twenty first-grade school children and six adults by holding a gun safety and gun purchasing class Saturday.

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GOP Congressman Busted For Cocaine Possession Had Just Voted To Drug-Test Food Stamp Recipients

by David Badash ● 12:39 PM November 20, 2013
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Rep. Trey Radel, busted for coke possession, voted to allow states to make poor people humiliate themselves by peeing into a cup to have their urine tested for drugs to receive food stamps.

News

Was This Tea Party Congressman Just Outed By ‘The Most Feared Man On The Hill’?

by David Badash ● 7:17 PM September 30, 2013
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Today, it seems, there’s another name Rogers is adding to his list of secretly gay politicians who pretend to be straight while voting against the LGBT community — if his tweet really means what it suggests.

Guns

GOP Congressman Giving Away The Same Type Of Rifle Used In Sandy Hook

by David Badash ● 8:47 AM May 9, 2013
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Republican Congressman Steve Stockman is giving away a “FREE Bushmaster AR-15 rifle,” the same type of gun the Sandy Hook shooter used to kill 20 first grade children and six educators.

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GOP Congressman: Evolution, Big Bang, ‘Lies Straight From The Pit Of Hell’

by David Badash ● 5:23 PM October 5, 2012
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Rep. Paul Broun, a four-term Republican U.S. Congressman says he believes evolution, embryology and the Big Bang Theory are all “lies straight from the pit of hell.”

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Why Is No One Asking The Obvious Question: Is Allen West Fit To Be A Congressman?

by David Badash ● 11:34 AM September 26, 2012

It’s possible Congressman Allen West’s mental health is fine, that he is not suffering from any mental disorder that would make him unable to serve as a Congressman.

News

Todd Akin’s New Campaign Website Is Freakish

by David Badash ● 5:55 PM August 21, 2012
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Congressman Todd Akin’s new campaign website, “Still Standing,” is a freaking exploration into really bad design, poor grammar, mis-spelling, and is ugly and mean.

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Steve King: ‘It’s wrong for us to compel pro-life people to pay taxes to fund abortion’

by David Badash ● 3:50 PM August 21, 2012
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Congressman King’s comments are actually worse than first reported. Apparently, King thinks it’s OK for taxpayers to decide what they want to fund — or not fund.

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Listen: Todd Akin Tells Mike Huckabee: I Meant ‘Forcible Rape,’ Not ‘Legimate Rape’

by David Badash ● 1:55 PM August 20, 2012
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Congressman Todd Akin, running to take Senator Claire McCaskill’s seat, minutes ago told Mike Huckabee that he meant “forcible rape,” and not “legitimate rape.”

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Scott Brown To Todd Akin: Time To Quit Senate Race

by David Badash ● 11:10 AM August 20, 2012
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GOP Senator Scott Brown today is calling on Congressman Todd Akin to apologize, and now says Akin, engaged in a race for the U.S. Senate, should withdraw.

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US Congressman: Rape Victims’ Bodies ‘Shut Down’ Pregnancies Automatically, No Need For Abortion

by David Badash ● 3:05 PM August 19, 2012
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US Congressman Todd Akin, now running for the Senate, says women’s bodies know if they are “legitimate rape” victims and just “shut down” an unwanted pregnancy.

Bigotry Watch

GOP To Chick-Fil-A: ‘Vicious Smear Campaign’ Of ‘Hate’ Akin To Soviet Russia

by David Badash ● 6:00 PM August 2, 2012
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17 GOP Congressmen have sent a letter classifying Chick-Fil-A opponents as waging a “vicious smear campaign” like “would happen in Soviet Russia.”